Shipping to U.A.E.

Inland services

To ensure smooth end-to-end delivery of your products, we offer strong inland transportation services in one single transaction. Our inland services connect key inland service points and major container ports with each other and to the rest of the world.

Supported inland service modes in United Arab Emirates

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Rail

Having a freight option that can accommodate your hauling needs is important. Rail provides versatility, high carrying capacity, and speed making it a great option.

Full truck load

Truck

Trucks provide flexible point-to-point service, delivering small loads over short to long distances over widely dispersed geographic areas.

Custom House Brokerage

Local contact options

Our Customs Team are always happy to answer any query you may have in relation to customs clearance, one of our licensed customs brokers can be contacted on

Imports :- ae.imports@maersk.com 
Exports :- ae.exports@maersk.com

Core product

Our Services across countries Import customs Clearance Export Customs Clearance In transit – Customs Clearance
United Arab Emirates Yes Yes To Saudi Arabia
Oman Yes Yes To United Arab Emirates
Qatar Yes Yes -

Additional Custom House Brokerage services

Beyond acquiring clearances, we also offer requirement-based consultation and procedural assistance for your cargo:

  • HTS Classification : We can assist with determining the correct tariff classification and applicable duty and taxes. We will require a thorough description of the product along with the country of origin.
  • Item registration with Dubai Municipality and EHS Environment Health and Safety 
  • Duty Drawback :  If you have exported or intend to export goods previously imported with duty paid, there is a possibility you can get a refund of the duty. Drawback is a mechanism that Customs enables importers to get a refund of duty paid on imported goods when they are exported or destroyed
  • Trade Agreement Qualification

What is required to complete Customs House Brokerage? 

Exports

Documents Required to initiate custom clearance for Export:

  • Original Packing List
  • Original Commercial Invoice
  • Original Delivery Invoice

Imports

Documents Required to initiate custom clearance for Import:

  • Original Bill of Lading /Express Bill of Lading (BL) (which ever issued at the time of release to client, if express release , than the authorization letter with customer import code to be handed over )
  • Original Packing List
  • Original Commercial Invoice
  • Original Certificate of origin
  • Duty waiver (if applicable)
  • Trade license with valid import code

FAQs

Q: What can hold up my Customs Clearance?
Answer : A variety of reasons can hold up a clearance, to name a few but not limited to, would be awaiting mandatory documents, awaiting payment, customs holds, Port Authority holds and vessel delays.

Q: What if I do not have a Deferment Account?
Answer : Damco/Maersk can help by guiding you through the process, providing a simplified answer to a complicated process

Q: What is an Importer/Exporter code?
Answer : An Importer/Exporter code is a unique identifier which is required by all parties for all imports & exports. In Australia, this is normally a client’s ABN or suppliers name and contact details.  

Q: What is a classification number HS Code?
Answer : A classification number is a unique 9 digit code that relates to a specific product and determines the correct classification in the customs tariff

Q: Why do I need to provide a classification number HS Code?
Answer : Correct classification of goods is critical to identification of cargo’s arriving into Australia.

Q: I am not sure how to classify new products. Can you help?
Answer : Yes. We can assist with determining the correct tariff classification and applicable duty and taxes. We will require a thorough description of the product along with the country of origin.

Inland Coverage Network

From /to To/From Road Connectivity
Abu Dhabi Port Abu Dhabi City Yes
Abu Dhabi Port Al Ain Yes
Abu Dhabi Port Al Dhafrah Yes
Abu Dhabi Port Al Mafraq Yes
Abu Dhabi Port Kizad Yes
Abu Dhabi Port Mussafah/Industrial City Of Abu Dhabi (ICAD) Zone 1,2,3 Yes
Abu Dhabi Port Ruwais Industrial Complex Yes
Abu Dhabi Port Ruwais Industrial Complex Yes
Abu Dhabi Port Umm Al Naar Yes
Aggreko Jebel Ali North Yes
Aggreko Port Yes
Dubai Abu Dhabi Yes
Dubai Dubai Yes
DWC Jebel Ali North Yes
Airport
Jebel Ali Abu Dhabi City Yes
Jebel Ali Abu Dhabi City Yes
Jebel Ali Ajman City Yes
Jebel Ali Al Jadaf Yes
Jebel Ali Al Quasis Yes
Jebel Ali Al Quoz Yes
Jebel Ali Ali Free Zone- South Yes
Jebel Ali Aweer Yes
Jebel Ali Cars Diera Yes
Jebel Ali Dubai Investment Park Yes
Jebel Ali Dubai Industrial City Yes
Jebel Ali Dubai Yes
Jebel Ali Dubai Logistics City Yes
Jebel Ali Fujairah Yes
Jebel Ali Fujaraih Free Zone Yes
Jebel Ali Jebel Ali City Yes
Jebel Ali Jebel Ali North Yes
Jebel Ali Khor Fakkan Yes
Jebel Ali Kizad Yes
Jebel Ali Mina Saqr Yes
Jebel Ali Mussafah, Abu Dhabi Yes
Jebel Ali Port Rashid Yes
Jebel Ali Ras Al Khaimaih Yes
Jebel Ali Ras Al Khaimaih Al Ghail Industrial Area Yes
Jebel Ali Ras Al Khor Yes
Jebel Ali Rashidiya Yes
Jebel Ali Ruwaes Yes
Jebel Ali Saif Zone Yes
Jebel Ali Sajja Yes
Jebel Ali Sharjah City Yes
Jebel Ali Sharjah Hamriya Free Zone Yes
Jebel Ali Sharjah Industrial Area Yes
Jebel Ali Taweelah Yes
Jebel Ali Umm Al Naar Yes
Sharjah Sharjah Yes

Cross Border Services

From To Trucking Service
United Arab Emirates Bahrain Yes
United Arab Emirates Dammam Yes
United Arab Emirates Jordan Yes
United Arab Emirates Kuwait Yes
United Arab Emirates Salalah Yes
United Arab Emirates Muscat Yes
United Arab Emirates Sohar Yes
United Arab Emirates Rabigh Yes
United Arab Emirates Jeddah Yes
United Arab Emirates Iraq Yes

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Getting started

To take advantage of our door-to-door inland services, simply add it to your next booking. Alternatively, look up inland service tariffs in your country.