Cargo Shipping to Qatar
If you are considering
cargo shipping or moving to Qatar, you will be joining a growing number of people drawn to Qatar for jobs in the country's strong economy. If you are
moving to Qatar, consider shipping your personal items and household goods. There may be certain things that you will not be able to find in Qatar, and if you use an international shipping company
like Cargo Experts to ship your cargo to Qatar, it can be an easy process.
Before you begin cargo shipping to Qatar, you will want to learn some important rules about cargo shipping and how to ship to Qatar.
When you ship to Qatar, it is important to note that certain items are not allowed into the country. For example, you cannot import religious material to Qatar for the purpose of proselytizing. All printed material that you ship to Qatar, including videos, books, pictures and CDs are subject to censorship. Indecent or pornographic material will be censored or taken away. Other items that you cannot ship to Qatar include:
If you are shipping new furniture to Qatar, you will be required to have a Certificate of Origin or an invoice. It is also important to note that when you ship computer equipment to Qatar, it requires a separate clearance procedure. If you ship DVDs to Quatar, they must be accompanied by a list of titles and a synopsis of each DVD, including actors and the running times. It is very helpful if you pack all of these items in the same cargo shipping box or close together so customs officials can easily inspect them.
- Alcoholic beverages
- Pork products
- Items made of ivory
- wireless transmitters or communication equipment
When you arrive in Qatar, you will need to provide a Good Conduct Certificate or a Criminal Record Check for Overseas Employment. You will also need to bring your diploma or certificate from your highest degree achieved. Finally, you will need to bring your medical records and a copy of your Blood Group Certificate.
Ship A Car to Qatar
If you want to ship a car to Qatar there are a few things you should know.
You can ship your own vehicle from your country of origin. When you ship your car to Qatar you are not charged a customs duty for a vehicle being imported for personal use. It is important to note that the owner of the vehicle must be a resident in Qatar prior to registration of the vehicle. Also, Qatar utilizes right-handed driving, so if you are shipping a car from the United States, your car will be the correct orientation. Imported vehicles must be at least three years old.
Before you ship your vehicle to Qatar, check with your mechanic to make sure your car will be able to withstand the high summer temperatures.
In order to ship a car to Qatar, you will also need to get your paperwork together, including:
Shipping to Qatar can be an easy process if you follow the country's import
rules. For assistance in all your overseas shipping needs,
all Cargo Experts toll free call today at 866-994-7822, or for a free
freight quote for your cargo shipment to Qatar.
- Proof of ownership at origin
- Original Import Manifest
- Registration Certificate
- Insurance Policy