Shipping to Egypt from the United States

Shipping to Egypt from the US

Egypt import tax & custom fees

currency
Currency: Egyptian pound (EGP)
tax threshold
Tax Threshold: 0 USD
tax vat gst
Tax (VAT/GST): 14%
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.

Egypt 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

  • Mobiles0%
  • Tablets0%
  • Computers0%
  • Cameras5%
  • Accessories0%
  • Accessories (Battery)obiles0%
  • Health & Beauty30%
  • Fashion30%
  • Watches20%
  • Jewelry5%
  • Pets Accessories30%
  • Dry Food & Supplements40%
  • Home Appliances30%
  • Home decor30%
  • Toys10%
  • Sports5%
  • Luggage30%
  • Audio video5%
  • Documents0%
  • Gaming0%
  • Books & Collectibles5%

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

Shipping Documentation to Egypt

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

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Egypt 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 Egypt customs and regulations? Before shipping to Egypt (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 Egypt and other countries at ForwardMe.

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

Shipping to Cairo
Shipping to Alexandria
Shipping to Giza
Shipping to Shubrā al Khaymah
Shipping to Ḩalwān
Shipping to Al Maḩallah al Kubrá
Shipping to Port Said
Shipping to Madīnat as Sādis min Uktūbar
Shipping to Suez
Shipping to Ţanţā
Shipping to Al Manşūrah
Shipping to Asyūţ
Shipping to Al Fayyūm
Shipping to Az Zaqāzīq
Shipping to Ismailia
Shipping to Kafr ad Dawwār
Shipping to Aswān
Shipping to Damanhūr
Shipping to Al Minyā
Shipping to Damietta
Shipping to Qinā
Shipping to Banī Suwayf
Shipping to Luxor
Shipping to Sūhāj
Shipping to Shibīn al Kawm
Shipping to Al ‘Arīsh
Shipping to Banhā
Shipping to Al Ghardaqah
Shipping to Kafr ash Shaykh
Shipping to Mallawī
Shipping to Disūq
Shipping to Bilbays
Shipping to Idfū
Shipping to Mīt Ghamr
Shipping to Munūf
Shipping to Jirjā
Shipping to Akhmīm
Shipping to Ziftá
Shipping to Manfalūţ
Shipping to Maghāghah
Shipping to Al Qūşīyah
Shipping to Marsá Maţrūḩ
Shipping to Samannūd
Shipping to Abū Qīr
Shipping to Al Khārijah
Shipping to Al Balyanā
Shipping to Naj‘ Ḩammādī
Shipping to Al Karnak
Shipping to Al Wāsiţah
Shipping to Qahā
Shipping to Kafr Shukr
Shipping to Shārūnah
Shipping to Aţ Ţūr
Shipping to Samālūţ
Shipping to Banī Mazār
Shipping to Armant
Shipping to Kawm Umbū
Shipping to Būr Fu’ād
Shipping to Rosetta
Shipping to Isnā
Shipping to Hihyā
Shipping to Maţāy
Shipping to Dayr Mawās
Shipping to Ihnāsyā al Madīnah
Shipping to Fāraskūr
Shipping to Darāw
Shipping to Ra’s Ghārib
Shipping to Al Ḩusaynīyah
Shipping to Ar Raḩmānīyah
Shipping to Safājā
Shipping to Al Quşayr
Shipping to Qifţ
Shipping to Kafr Sa‘d
Shipping to Sīwah
Shipping to Fāyīd
Shipping to Naqādah
Shipping to Al Bahnasā
Shipping to Al Ḩībah
Shipping to Aḑ Ḑab‘ah
Shipping to Burj al ‘Arab
Shipping to As Sallūm
Shipping to Al ‘Alamayn
Shipping to Qaşr al Farāfirah
Shipping to Al Qaşr
Shipping to Barnīs

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