Transit

Iran geographical position and its access to free waters via southern ports and closeness to the biggest production and consumption markets have opened a gate to CIS countries, Europe and Middle East. This gate has made Iran territory as a reliable, safe, short route and the best choice for traders to carry their products.

Goods transit transport is carriage of goods from entrance customs to destination customs.

Transit transport types:

Internal transit: transport of goods to an inner customs like Tehran or Isfahan.

External transit: transport of goods to a third country or carriage to inner customs which is economic free zone or special economic zone.

One of the concepts that is some confusing in context of transit transport is Transit Guarantee Bond:

Amount of money which freight forwarder pay to Iran customs with other assurances that Freight Company set to the customs in order to assure Iran customs that import duty of cargo will be paid. This amount of money is not recoverable.

Meshkin have active representatives all through Iran, in all customs border and small and big cities of Iran to handle transit transport shipments and deliver cargo to its consignee in destination customs.

We deliver container, pallet, and carton in the less time possible.

Restrictions

  • Transiting LCL cargos under one tone from Bandar Abbas /Shahid RajaiPort is banned unless the cargo is stuffed in FCL.
  • Transiting alcohol and its derivatives, military product and second hand cargos to Iran customs houses are banned but transiting second hand cargos to a third country (External Transit) is allowed.
  • Striping transit cargo is banned for both external and internal transit procedures.

Required documents

External transit

  • To special economic and free zone: commercial invoice, packing list, insurance policy, delivery order, HBL, MBL, activity license, warehouse receipt
  • To third country: commercial invoice, packing list, insurance policy, delivery order, HBL, MBL and warehouse receipt

Internal transit

Commercial invoice, packing list, insurance policy, delivery order, HBL, MBL, activity license, order registration and warehouse receipt

Result
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