Source Logistics Cluster
Theme Border Crossings and Customs
Countries Somalia
Document type Other
Publication date 30/09/2010

BERBERA

Documentation process required are as follows:

  • Before discharge of a vessel NNCR or B/L and Cargo manifest for eventual customs clearance Cargo certificates :- phyto-sanitary certificate, certificate of origin, fumigation certificates, Stowage/cargo plan and NOR (Notice of Readiness) tendered upon arrival/berthing

  • During Discharge Daily discharge progress report of shipment discharged Daily superintendent report Stevedoring plan and performance monitoring as with regard to discharge operations where the responsibility to push lies with WFP

  • After Discharge Statement of fact Final Vessel discharge report Superintendent final report Finally, vessel clearance to be obtained from port authorities

BOSSASO

Documentation process required are as follows:

  • Before arrival of the vessel Clearance letter from H.E the President of Puntland or his vice President Cargo certificates: - Phyto-Sanitary Certificate, Certificate of Origin, Re-export certificate, Fumigation Certificates, NNCR or B/L and Cargo manifest for eventual customs clearance Stowage/cargo plan and NOR (Notice of Readiness) tendered upon arrival/berthing

  • During Discharge Daily discharge progress report of shipment discharged Daily superintendent report

  • After Discharge Final Vessel discharge report Superintendent final report

MOGADISHU

A) Humanitarian Vessel

  1. Notice to the port authority
  2. Presentation of B/L and Manifest
  3. Letter from WFP regarding tax exemption and clearance of the cargo. (copy attached)
  4. Letter from ministry of finance, customs department, (this is reply to our request) (copy attached
  5. Free duty letter by the port authority (this is reply the ministry of finance letter) copy attached
  6. Discharge commences.

B) Commercial Vessels

  1. Notice to the port authority
  2. B/L and Manifest
  3. Payment per bag (each 50 kg bag is $1, other general cargo have another rate, Will share with you the Tarriff letter shorty.)
  4. Discharge commences