Registration required to export from Egypt

License required for export process in Egypt


How to get export licence in Egypt? How to gather the status of an exporter in Egypt? What are the procedures for registration as an exporter in Egypt? How to start an export business in Egypt? What are the certification formalities to export to Egypt?


This post explains about export registration procedures to be obtained from Egypt government authority to start exportation from Egypt.


Egyptian law demands that all commercial agents and importers have Egyptian nationality. If it is a company, the chairman and all members of the board must be Egyptian, and it must be 100% Egyptian-owned.  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 Egypt. It also requires, those who want to work in the export activity, must be listed in the exporter's register.



Licensing procedure to export goods to a country is almost same worldwide.  Detailed information on how to obtain a licence to export to a country is explained in separate post in this website.  Click below to read the same.


Export Licence and registration procedures



The details given here explain about export registration procedures to be obtained from Egypt government authority to export from Egypt.



The following details also clarify:

Export registration procedures required in  PORT SAID.  Export Licence process in  PORT SUEZ. Process to export to  DAMIETTA.  Requirements of registration to export to  ALEXANDRIA.  Registration requirements in ADABIYA to export. Registration needed to export to Taba.  How can I register to export in Sohag.  What Licence requited to export in Sharm el-Sheikh.  What should I do to export goods in Saint Catherine.  How to get export licence in Mersa Matruh.   Procedure to get registration to export in Marsa Alam.  Mandatory process need to complete export in Luxor.  First permission required to export in Hurghada.  How can I start export business El Dabaa?.  How to begin export trade in El Dabaa?  Permission to initiate to export in El Arish.  The way to get registration to export in Cairo. 


Learn Exports Imports Free, Click here


Click here to know GST rate of your goods or service


Shipping lines worldwide


Short shipment in Export business

Shut out procedures to get back goods to exporter's place

Spelling error in LC? Is wrong spelling a discrepancy under Letter of credit?

Stuffing and De stuffing – 2 regular terms used in shipping

Surrender of Bill of Lading – Some facts

Switch BL

What is the difference between BAF and CAF

What is the difference between High sea sales and imports

What is the difference between re-exports and re-imports

How does First Appraisement system of import customs clearance procedures work?

How does Letter of Credit work?

How does Bill of Lading work in DP payment terms?

How does STP units work in India?

The term FCL. What is FCL means

How to export from Guyana?

How to Import to Guyana?

How to import to India from Guyana?

Inspection of goods in movement, Sec 68 of CGST Act, 2017

Section 67 of CGST Act, 2017 Power of inspection, search and seizure    

Term Transition credit under GST

Transfer of credit on sale, merger, amalgamation, lease Means

Discussion Forum

You can also share your thoughts about this article.
Any one can answer on question posted by Readers