Shipping to The Dem Republic of Congo: The Definitive eCommerce Guide

This guide is designed to show you everything you need to know about setting up your shipping strategy in The Dem Republic of Congo. Unlock your growth, by utilizing our tools and expertise, in serving millions of shipments to The Dem Republic of Congo and beyond.

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The Dem Republic of Congo eCommerce Facts & Figures

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Shipping Rates & Couriers to The Dem Republic of Congo

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The Dem Republic of Congo Shipping Tips & Information

Get helpful The Dem Republic of Congo shipping tips & information. Find out about public holidays and non-working days before you ship.

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Top courier services when shipping to The Dem Republic of Congo include, Fedex - International Priority & USPS Priority Mail Express International.

When shipping to The Dem Republic of Congo, ensure you pack shipments securely. See our guide .

Popular eCommerce platforms in The Dem Republic of Congo are eBay , Shopify & Magento .

Payment methods used by The Dem Republic of Congo are Bank card & cash on delivery

Consumers generally don't expect free shipping in The Dem Republic of Congo.

Saturday and Sunday are considered non-working days. You may experience delays for your shipments on these days.

Public holidays are also considered as non-working days. Please refer to the country's official Public Holiday page for specific holiday dates.

The Dem Republic of Congo Import Tax & Custom Fees

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.

The Dem Republic of Congo 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. Click here to learn how to calculate customs charges or use our calculator to see fees.

Duties & Tax Details For The Dem Republic of Congo

Currency: United States dollar (USD)

Calculation Method: CIF

Tax & duties are calculated on the price of the products and shipping costs

Tax Threshold: 100 USD

Tax (VAT/GST): 20%

Duty Threshold: 100 USD

Import Duty Product Categories

Shipment items in an order will have relevant duties charged at this rate











Accessories (Battery)


Health & Beauty








Pets Accessories


Dry Food & Supplements


Home Appliances


Home Gardening








Audio Video






Books & Collectibles


We try our best to keep this information as accurate as possible, but this information is liable to change at any time.

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Shipping Documentation to The Dem Republic of Congo

Shipping internationally requires a lot of documentation, which can be confusing and time consuming. Easyship generates this paperwork for you automatically based on your shipment's information, making the whole process easy.

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The Dem Republic of Congo Customs: Shipping Restrictions & Prohibited Items

Confused on The Dem Republic of Congo customs and regulations? Before shipping to The Dem Republic of Congo (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 The Dem Republic of Congo and other countries at Easyship.

Prohibited Items

  • Alcohol

  • Animals

  • Chemicals

  • Currency

  • Drugs

  • Explosives

  • Firearms

  • Fresh Food

  • Plants

  • Seeds

  • Tobacco

The list of restricted items changes frequently, so it's always best to check the official customs page prior to sending your goods.

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