GENERAL MERCHANDISING IMPORTS

Import Services


All merchandise coming into Ghana must clear by the Ghana Customs and Border Protection and is subject to Customs duty unless specifically exempted by law. Clearance involves a number of steps, which include inspection and appraisement. Import shipping and customs law require that duty be paid on goods entering the county, according to its official classification from a tariff schedule. Sometimes a surety bond is required, and some types of goods must meet admissibility standards, with proper permits secured in advance by the importer.

At Forcefields Ghana Limited, our licensed, professional import services team has years of experience and ensures your goods sail smoothly through the Ghana Customs process, which can be fraught with delays and frustrations for the uninitiated.
Our representative will determine whether your import shipping needs require door-to-door forwarding service, Ghana Customs clearance, or both. We’ll contact our worldwide network of agents to work with your foreign contact to ship the merchandise properly. We’ll prepare the bills of lading, organize forwarding, handle the Ghana Customs clearance, tariffs and duty, and any related fees. If there is a problem, we’ll know what to do to fix it. Get started today.

Import services specialists work directly with several Ghanaian companies who import furniture, plumbing supplies, auto parts, glassware, steel and jewelry from foreign countries. From her computer, directly connected to Ghana. Customs and Border Protection Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) service, our team handles clients’ needs to bring the goods into the market.

Our list of import services:

  • Application for Importer ID: We will obtain this for you from Customs.

  • Continuous Bonds: Each import shipment must be bonded so that the Ghanaian government is assured it will receive its correct duty and fees. Frequent shippers often prefer to have a continuous bond to cover all shipments, which we can arrange.

  • Customs Examinations: Sometimes Ghana Customs and Border Protection randomly select merchandise for examination charges, which the importer reimburses.

  • FDA , GHANA STANDARD BOARD and Other Required Government Agency Processing: Wen handle required prior notice, documentation, and samples they may request.

  • Domestic and International Freight: We have established relationships with the most reliable trucking and document delivery services.