Shipping to Guinea-Bissau from the United States

Shipping from the US to Guinea-Bissau

Guinea-Bissau import tax & custom fees

Currency: CFA franc BCEAO (XOF)
tax threshold
Tax Threshold: 15 USD
tax vat gst
Tax (VAT/GST): 25%
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.

Guinea-Bissau 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 Appliances20%
  • 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 Guinea-Bissau

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. 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 Works

Create a 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, click the SHIP button to get them sent to you!

Guinea-Bissau Customs: Shipping Restrictions & Prohibited Items

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Fresh Food
Fresh FoodProhibited

Confused on Guinea-Bissau customs and regulations? Before shipping to Guinea-Bissau (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 Guinea-Bissau and other countries at ForwardMe.

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

Shipping to Bissau
Shipping to Quinhámel
Shipping to Catió
Shipping to Bafatá
Shipping to Gabú
Shipping to Cacheu
Shipping to Farim
Shipping to Bolama
Shipping to Buba
Shipping to Mansôa
Shipping to Fulacunda

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