Insertion of NIF in the customs Manifest



Further to Customs Circular No. 1179 / DGD / SP / D081 / 2015 issued by the Algerian Customs head on 07/30/2015 related to the Tax Identification Number (Referred to as NIF), it becomes mandatory to include the NIF in all cargo manifests (Import & Export).

In this respect, we kindly ask you to communicate your NIF to your shippers and suppliers so that it’s included in your bill of lading instructions and other transport documents (cargo manifest…etc.).

The above mentioned Circular will enter into effect on September 1st 2015, therefore, please make all necessary arrangements to avoid any delay once cargo arrives at Algerian discharge ports (for imports) or at loading stage (for exports).