Step by step procedures to export from Pakistan

How to export from Pakistan?


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


This post explains about step by step procedures that need to be finished with Pakistan government authority for exportation from Pakistan.


You have to register your company for exporting and importing anything for commercial purpose from and into Pakistan. Subsequently get the National Tax Number and Sales Tax Number for your company. Enlistment in both Chamber of Commerce and Industries or any relevant trade association and with the Export Promotion Bureau is also required.

Pakistan Customs is the gatekeeper of Pakistan borders against transit of illegal products, controls smuggling and is facilitator of genuine trade. It works under the Federal Board of Revenue that managed by the Ministry of Finance.

The documents may have to be prepared in a special way to comply with the requirements of the import or export country. 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. All export documentation must be completed correctly to avoid any missed shipments, port demurrage charges or fines to the business.


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 Pakistan.



The following details also clarify:

What should I do to export from Quetta. How to export from Bahawalpur?  Formalities to export from Dera Ghazi Khan.  Procedures to export from Faisalabad.  Need to export from Dera Ghazi Khan.  Explain to export from KARACHI.  Information to export from Sialkot.   Step by step process to export from.  Methods to export from Islamabad.  Guidelines to export from Peshawari.  Please guide to export from Lahore.  Help to export from Multan.   Procedures required to export from Karachi.   Requirements to export from Peshawar. Clarifications to export from Quettap.  How can I export from Rahim Yar Khan.

Discussion Forum

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