Export

Export Regime

While exporting, the exporters of the goods or their Agents must declare them in detail. Refer to Exportation part in chapter II of GCC Customs Law for more details. In the case of exporting any restricted goods, the exporter must obtain required approval from the competent authority and submit to Customs. Following declarations types are under Export Regime:

  • Export from Local to ROW
  • Export from Local to Dubai FZ
  • Export from Local to GCC (statistical export)
  • Export from CW to ROW
  • Export from CW to FZ
  • Re Export to ROW (after import for re- export)
  • Re Export to FZ (after Import for Re Export)
  • Return to FZ after Temporary Admission
  • Return to ROW after Temporary Admission
  • Temporary Export from Local to ROW
  • Temporary Export from Local to FZ

Export from Local to ROW:

For exportation of local goods to a country of ROW other than a GCC state the above declaration type is required to be cleared.

Required Documents

  • Export Invoice
  • Packing List
  • Export Permit from a controlling authority (applicable only to restricted exports)

Export from Local to Dubai FZ

This Declaration is for exporting goods from U.A.E local market to a Free Zone in Dubai. The exporter or his broker can submit this declaration. However, the receiving Free Zone client must acknowledge the declaration through the acknowledgement service available on Dubai Trade. Required Documents

  • Export Invoice
  • Packing List

Export from Local to GCC (statistical export)

Required Documents

  • Export Invoice
  • Packing List
  • Copy of Import Declaration (for Makasa Process)

Required Documents

  • Export Invoice
  • Packing List

Export from CW to FZ

The foreign goods maybe exported from a Customs Warehouse to a Free Zone in Dubai subject to the applicable export restrictions. The Exporter must complete the required Customs Procedure to admit the goods into Free zone.

Required Documents
  • Export Invoice
  • Packing List

Re-export to ROW (after import for re- export)

The foreign goods previously imported on declaration type of Import for Re-export can be re-exported to ROW other than GCC states by clearing this declaration. Customs inspection and exit certification shall be required to claim the refund of security deposit or guarantee paid against the Import for Re-Export Declaration. The guarantee or deposit can be claimed back only if the imported goods have been exported within six months from the date of Import for Re-Export Declaration.

Required Documents

  • Export Invoice
  • Packing List

Re-export to FZ (after import for re-export)

The foreign goods previously imported on declaration type of Import for Re-export can be re-exported to FZ by clearing this Declaration. Customs inspection and exit certification shall be required to claim the refund of security deposit or guarantee paid against the Import for Re-Export Declaration. The guarantee or deposit can be claimed back only if the imported goods have been re-exported within six months from the date of Import for Re-Export Declaration.

Required Documents

  • Export Invoice
  • Packing List

Return to ROW after Temporary Admission

The goods brought on Temporary Admission must be returned to ROW within the stipulated time period. In case of any extension is required on permitted time period, Customs approval must be obtained prior to the expiry of the time limit. Refer Customs Policy 33 for more details. Required Documents

  • Export Invoice
  • Packing List

Temporary Export from Local to FZ

This declaration can be cleared for the goods to be exported on temporary basis from local to Free Zone for the purposes of Repairing or Servicing, Reconditioning, Processing etc. The Exporter should complete the Customs inspections prior to exporting and while re-importing the Goods to local as well.

Required Documents

  • Export Invoice
  • Packing List

Temporary Export from Local to ROW

This declaration can be cleared for the goods to be exported on temporary basis for the purpose of conducting exhibition, completing any Projects, repairing or servicing and processing etc. The Exporter should complete the Customs inspections prior to exporting and while re-importing the Goods to local as well.

Required Documents

  • Export Invoice
  • Packing List