How to export from Mauritania?

Complete procedures to export goods from Mauritania



How to export from Mauritania? What are the export registration procedures, export customs process, export cargo movement methods in Mauritania? Explain the export methodology in Mauritania.


Information given here explains about step by step procedures that need to be finished with Mauritania government authority for exportation from Mauritania.


Any legal entity who has registered with Tax Authority of Mauritania can start appropriate business and engage with international trade by fulfilling necessary requirements and norms set by the Government of Mauritania. For commercial purpose, a registered trade with concerned license (if required) as per the business and have enlisted in the Trade and Company Register of the country is must for exporting and importing of goods from and into Mauritania.

Mauritania Customs who is the authority which facilitate customs operations in Mauritania, which is assigned with execution of all the decrees issued by the country’s ministries and government institutions which related, controls illegal trade, smuggling, levies taxes on goods efficiently and is facilitator of genuine trade.

All export documentation must be completed correctly to avoid any missed shipments, port demurrage charges or fines to the business. The efficiency of the Customs Clearance process is depend on having the valid documents, the accuracy of the information provided in the documents as well as the promptness in submitting the documents and filing the necessary applications for the Customs Clearance.


Generally in all countries there are three stages of process for export.    One time registration procedure to obtain export licence, documentation needed for exportation and Export customs clearance formalities.   Detailed information on these three stages of exports has been mentioned separately in this website.  You may click below those information links to know more about step by step procedures on how to export:


Export Registration and Licence procedures

Export Customs procedures

Export documents required


This post explains about different phases in export process that every exporter needs to go through for completing export from Mauritania.



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