How to export from Yemen?

Complete procedures to export goods from Yemen



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


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


The Yemeni law requires that an exporter who wishes to import goods for the purpose of trade must have a valid trade license. According to products nature, certain goods for export may be subject to an authorization, license, rules of quality or packaging, standardization or special formalities.

YCA, Yemen Custom Authority under the ministry of Finance who is assigned with execution of all the decrees issued by the country’s ministries and governmental institutions which concerned, controls illegal trade and is facilitator of genuine trade.

In many cases, the documentation may also vary depending on the country of origin or destination. Understanding the right export documents is essential for smooth import and export procedures. The exporter should make sure that they made all of the accurate export documents that are required to get the goods delivered through the port, cleared customs, satisfy all compliance and regulations, then loaded on board the pre determined carrier.


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 Yemen.



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