Formally recognized as the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, and situated in South Asia in the Himalayan Mountains, Nepal is bordered by China and India. The country’s capital city Kathmandu is also its largest. Goods entering by sea to Nepal typically come through Calcutta in India, situated along the Hooghly River, and the capital city of West Bengal.
If you want to move to Nepal or need 중국배대지 international sea shipping services to Nepal, there is some important information you should learn in advance.
When you ship by sea to Nepal, it is very important that you provide a valued inventory of your items written in English. Your inventory should include a description of all of your contents. Packed by owner sometimes abbreviated as “PBO” and miscellaneous are not acceptable descriptions of your personal effects or cargo.
If you are interested in container shipping and plan on shipping electrical and electronic items, please provide specific details about each of these including brand information. In addition, if you are shipping new items to Nepal, you will need to include invoices for these new items.
If you are a Diplomat shipping a Diplomatic shipment, you will need to obtain a Diplomatic Exemption Certificate issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Make sure to provide the CIF (cost, insurance, freight) value of your shipment.
Those who qualify may obtain a Duty Free Exemption Certificate from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Again, the CIF value of the shipment will be required for anyone qualifying for this special exemption. This includes most foreign advisors, exports, and consultants for the Government.
Are you a Foreign National on private contract returning or planning a move to Nepal? If so, you should also plan to provide your passport and a passport for every member of your family, a certificate of your employer stating your sources of income, and an import licensed issued by the Department of Commerce in Nepal.
Before moving overseas, make sure that you send all required documents far in advance of your shipment (a minimum of at least three to four weeks) before the arrival of your shipment at any Indian Port to avoid demurrage and possible delays. Demurrage is a fee associated with holding goods beyond a set period of time.
If you qualify for duty free sea shipping for your move to Nepal, this special qualification is valid for six months from your arrival date following your move to Nepal. Shipments entering Nepal must be consigned to the owner’s full name and address