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Customs Services – Control of Importing and Exporting Activities

DHL Express is the international specialist in shipping, with extensive knowledge and experience of dealing with customs topics worldwide. For your peace of mind, we provide a wide range of customs support for standard as well as non-routine customs-clearance processes. By making sure that clearance is a smooth and efficient process, we ensure your shipments arrive as quickly as possible, and leave you free to focus on your core business. With our online tool ( we provide essential customs information to help you prepare your shipments.

Additional charges for Customs Services

Customs Service How We Charge Additional Charge
Advance Payment Per shipment 5% of duties and taxes, min. 20.00 EUR/shipment
Disbursements Per shipment 5% of duties and taxes, min. 20.00 EUR/shipment
Bonded Storage Per shipment, per day as of the 4th calendar day 20.00 EUR/day
Bonded Transit Per shipment 100.00 EUR
Preferential Origin Per shipment 75.00 EUR
Clearance Authorization Per shipment 20.00 EUR
Export Declaration Per shipment 20.00 EUR
Import Paperwork Per shipment 20.00 EUR
Multiline Entry Per shipment 25.00 EUR per shipment for 3 or more commodity codes
Other Government Agency Per shipment 30.00 EUR
Permits & Licenses Per shipment 20.00 EUR
Physical Intervention Per shipment Minimum 20.00 EUR
Clearance Data Modification Per shipment 85.00 EUR
Release to Broker Per shipment 40.00 EUR
Temporary Imports/Exports Per shipment 70.00 EUR
* All prices are excluding VAT.
Valid from January 1, 2019