Sea freight to Iraq can be achieved via different routes and ports of departure and is subject to Iraqi customs and logistics requirements. Choosing the appropriate ocean shipping company is key to ensuring your cargo reaches Iraq safely and reaches its destination on time.
Iraq is located in the Middle East and is a coastal country with abundant oil resources and abundant natural gas reserves. Trading with the rest of the world is an important part of Iraq’s economic development.
Shipping to Iraq usually departs from different ports in Asia or Europe. For voyages from China or other Asian countries, the port of departure is usually Shanghai, Shenzhen, Guangzhou or Hong Kong, and the port of arrival in Iraq is usually Basra.
To reach Iraq from Europe, freight needs to pass through the Mediterranean and Red Sea. Ports of departure can be ports in Spain, France, Belgium and the Netherlands. The main port of arrival in Iraq is Umm Qais.
Major ports in Iraq include Umm Qais. These ports have been developed and enhanced in recent years. After the goods enter the port in Iraq, they need to complete relevant customs procedures and logistics transportation before entering the domestic market. During the import process, you need to pay attention to factors such as Iraq’s transportation and political stability.


Sea transport is the most economical and reliable way to reach Iraq. When choosing the appropriate shipping company, you need to consider aspects such as shipping time, price, and credibility. Currently, many international shipping companies provide sea transportation services to Iraq.

Disposable protective masks must have brand, model, material, manufacturer, certificate (the certificate must have product name, specifications, material, execution standards, production date, manufacturer, production address, quantity, production batch number, registration, inspection If the above information is incomplete (personnel, valid date), the product will be rejected as “Three No Products”.
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  1. Consignee and consignor registration code (charitable institutions can use temporary codes), and need to apply for a paperless customs clearance legal person card
  2. Product classification: Except for special circumstances, most masks should be classified under tax number 63079000.
  3. Inspection and quarantine: Masks are illegally inspected products, and there is no need to fill in the inspection and quarantine items when applying. According to the intergovernmental inspection agreement signed between our government and relevant countries, products exported to Iran and a few other countries must undergo pre-shipment inspection in accordance with regulations.
  4. Tariff exemption: If the exported goods are of a trade nature, the nature of taxation and exemption shall be declared as general taxation, and the taxation and exemption method shall be declared according to regulations; if the exported goods are of a donation nature, and the domestic shipper is a trade agent, charity organization, etc., the nature of taxation and exemption may not be Fill in the form and apply for tax exemption in full.
  5. Prohibition and restriction management: Currently, the Ministry of Commerce has not set trade control requirements for masks, and China Customs does not have port verification requirements for regulatory documents for protective materials.
  6. Declaration specifications: Fill in the product name and ingredient content in accordance with the specification declaration requirements; if the material is not produced in China, fill in the country of origin according to the actual country of production.
    Enterprises with import and export rights that produce ordinary masks for personal protection or industrial non-medical device management can directly export on their own.
    To produce masks that fall under medical device management for export, China Customs does not require companies to provide relevant qualification certification documents. However, generally the importing country requires production companies to provide three product certificates to prove that the imported goods have been legally listed in China. The details are as follows:
  7. Business license (the business scope includes medical devices, non-medical grade items are not required).
  8. Medical device product registration certificate or registration certificate.
  9. Manufacturer’s test report.
    Production enterprises have import and export rights and can export by themselves. If they do not have import and export rights, they can conduct export sales through foreign trade agents.

If you have any questions about cross-border transportation of goods, please feel free to contact us at any time:
Company Name: Shenzhen J sun Logistics Co., Ltd
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