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Steps (5) arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
clearance of goods  (1) expand_more expand_less
pay import and excise duties  (1) expand_more expand_less
pay other charges  (2) expand_more expand_less
obtain goods  (1) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 3 expand_more expand_less

NAL Business Company Limited (x 3)
Citibank
Citibank
Stanbic Bank Tanzania

Results 1 expand_more expand_less

Goods delivery note

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

customs value form C. 41
customs value form C. 41
Importer authorization letter
Goods invoice
Packing list(s)
Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) Certificate
Bill of lading
Import permit
Pre-export verification of conformity
order form for electronic transfer
Citibank bank account
Bank Slip (Stanbic)
Proof of ID

Estimated cost US Dollar  3,306.34

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US Dollar 0 -
0 % goods-value
import duty for Capital goods, raw materials, pharmaceuticals, hand hoes, agricultural tractors and implements.
US Dollar 0 -
18 % goods-value
VAT on taxable imported goods and services
US Dollar 0 -
10 % goods-value
Excise duty applicable to saloons and station wagon motor vehicles with engine capacity in excess of 2000cc
US Dollar 0 -
18 % goods-value
VAT on taxable imported goods and services
US Dollar 32 -
1.6 % goods-value
wharphage charges
US Dollar 79
handling charges for container of 20 feet
US Dollar 4
Removal charges payable 7 days after vessel discharge of goods per cubic meter
US Dollar 20
storage charges for a 20 feet container if goods stays beyond 7 days of grace period after being discharged from the ship.
US Dollar 0.06
handling charges per kilogram. Minimum charge for consignment is 15 USD
US Dollar 3.74
concession fee for Airport Authority
US Dollar 25
Cargo security surchage per Air Way Bill
US Dollar 0.04
storage charges per kilogram. Minimum is 15 USD per consignment
US Dollar 20
equipment charges per Air way bill
US Dollar 1,960
Basic freight rate for imported 20 feet container from USA/CANADA
US Dollar 1,162.5
Basic freight rate for imported 20 feet container from South Africa
US Dollar 0 -
1.5 % goods-value
agency fee. Minimum is 200 USD
US Dollar 0 -
0.2 % goods-value
transportation cost

Total Duration 3 d - 9 d expand_more expand_less

  min max
Total time (sum): 3 d 9 d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 23h. 10mn 1h. 15mn
Attention at counter: 10mn 30mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 3 d 8 d

Laws 7 expand_more expand_less

EA Customs Management Act 2005 EA Customs Management Act 2005
  articles 133, 145, 146, 147, 148, ss. 110
EAC common external tariff, 2012 EAC common external tariff, 2012
Finance Act 2012 Finance Act 2012
  articles 9, 10, s.8
Government notice no. 128 of 2011 Government notice no. 128 of 2011
  Article s. 7
Tanzania ports Authority tariff book Tanzania ports Authority tariff book
Taxes and duties at glance Taxes and duties at glance
Trends of ocean freight rates 2012 Trends of ocean freight rates 2012
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