Shipping to Cameroon from the United States

Shipping from the US to Cameroon

Cameroon import tax & custom fees

currency
Currency: CFA franc BEAC (XAF)
tax threshold
Tax Threshold: 400 USD
tax vat gst
Tax (VAT/GST): 19.3%
duties calculation method
Calculation method: CIF

Tax & duties are calculated on the price of the products and shipping costs

The taxation for a particular country depends on the local GST/VAT, as well as the item category and its declared value. The tax & duty threshold is the amount at which a person begins paying taxes based on the declared value of an item.

Cameroon calculates using the CIF method, which means the import duty and taxes are calculated based on the value of the imported goods as well as shipping costs.

duties calculation method
Import duty product categories

Shipment items in an order will have relevant duties charged at this rate

  • Mobiles20%
  • Tablets20%
  • Computers20%
  • Cameras20%
  • Accessories20%
  • Accessories (Battery)obiles20%
  • Health & Beauty20%
  • Fashion20%
  • Watches20%
  • Jewelry6%
  • Pets Accessories12%
  • Dry Food & Supplements14%
  • Home Appliances2%
  • Home decor20%
  • Toys20%
  • Sports20%
  • Luggage20%
  • Audio video20%
  • Documents0%
  • Gaming6%
  • Books & Collectibles1%

We are constantly trying to keep this information accurate, but it may change at any time.

Shipping Documentation to Cameroon

Shipping internationally is a complex process that requires a lot of paperwork. It is a process that takes a lot of time and can be confusing. Forward.me automatically creates the necessary paperwork for your shipment based on the information you provide. This makes the process quick and easy for you.
  • Commercial Invoice
  • Tax Documents & Shipping Labels
  • Battery Statement

How Forward.me Works

Create a Forward.me account to get your U.S. shipping address.

Shop online in the United States and have your purchases shipped to your U.S. address.

When your packages arrive at Forward.me, click the SHIP button to get them sent to you!

Cameroon Customs: Shipping Restrictions & Prohibited Items

shipping to alcohol from the US
AlcoholProhibited
Animals
AnimalsProhibited
Chemicals
ChemicalsProhibited
shipping to currency from the US
CurrencyProhibited
shipping to drugs from the US
DrugsProhibited
Explosives
ExplosivesProhibited
shipping firearms from the US
FirearmsProhibited
Fresh Food
Fresh FoodProhibited
Plants
PlantsProhibited
Seeds
SeedsProhibited
Tobacco
TobaccoProhibited

Confused on Cameroon customs and regulations? Before shipping to Cameroon (or any country), it's important to know if there are any special arrangements to make when sending them or even if they are legal at all. Get shipping regulations for Cameroon and other countries at ForwardMe.

Cities in Cameroon. ForwardMe will ship American products to your door in any Cameroon city, including:

Shipping to Yaoundé
Shipping to Douala
Shipping to Maroua
Shipping to Bafoussam
Shipping to Bamenda
Shipping to Garoua
Shipping to Limbe
Shipping to Ngaoundéré
Shipping to Bertoua
Shipping to Kumba
Shipping to Buea
Shipping to Kumbo
Shipping to Edéa
Shipping to Nkongsamba
Shipping to Ébolowa
Shipping to Bogo
Shipping to Bafang
Shipping to Foumban
Shipping to Guider
Shipping to Mbalmayo
Shipping to Meïganga
Shipping to Dschang
Shipping to Tibati
Shipping to Bafia
Shipping to Wum
Shipping to Kribi
Shipping to Batouri
Shipping to Kalfou
Shipping to Bélabo
Shipping to Eséka
Shipping to Abong Mbang
Shipping to Kontcha
Shipping to Aiyomojok
Shipping to Mbé

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