Paraguay

Letter mail
Parcel
EMS
Prohibited articles list
Additional requests
 
Weight / size limit admitted:
üPostcard – maximum weight 20g.  maximum size - 240X340mmmaximum thickness – 5mm
üLetter – maxsimum weight 250gmaximum size - 240X340mmmaximum thickness: 5mm.
üSmall packets – maxsimum weight 2kgmaximum size - 240X340mmmaximum thickness: 50mm.
üM bag – maxsimum weight 30kg. maximum height - 80cmmaximum circumference -120cm.
 
Insured* letters admitted – no;
Maximum insured value – 
 
On-line tracking provided – yes;
 
Payments for inbound items in case, when content is a goods:
ü Customs clearance fee - 
ü Threshold level below which items are free of customs duties and other taxes - 1.000.000 GS / $200;
 
Numbers of customs declarations required for inbound letter – 2;
Languages in which customs declarations must be completed – Spanish;
 
Delivery charge for small packets exceeding 500 g 
 
Period of retention for letters – 30 days;
 
 
Web site address of postal administration – www.correoparaguayo.gov.py
 
*Insured Parcel–Type of Registered Parcel,  which is insured at cost declared by the sender. Insured value should not be more than the actual cost of the package content and should not exceed 10 000 GEL.

 

**Custom declaration for letter post is required only in case, when content is a goods.

 
Weight / size limit admitted:
ü Max weight – 20 kg
ü Max size - 1,05m X 1,05m X 1,05m (or 2m length & greatest circumference);
 
Insured* parcels admitted – no;
Maximum insured value - 
 
On-line tracking provided – yes;
 
Numbers of customs declarations required for inbound parcels – 2;
Languages in which customs declarations must be completed – English, Spanish;
 
 
Payments for inbound parcels:
ü Customs clearance fee -
ü Threshold level below which parcels are free of customs duties and other taxes - 1.000.000 GS / $200;
 
 
To customers’ address:
ü Free – no;
ü Paid service – no;
 
 
Period of retention for parcels:
ü Min – 60 days;
ü Max – 60 days;
 
Web site address of postal administration – www.correoparaguayo.gov.py
 
 
 
*Insured Parcel–Type of Registered Parcel,  which is insured at cost declared by the sender. Insured value should not be more than the actual cost of the package content and should not exceed 10 000 GEL.
 
Weight / size limit admitted:
ü Max weight – 20 kg
ü Max size - 1,05m X 1,05m X 1,05m (or 2m length & greatest circumference);
 
 
Maximum insured value:
 for documents: 4000 GEL
 for merchandise: 10 000 GEL
 
Numbers of customs declarations required for inbound EMS – 2;
Languages in which customs declarations must be completed – English;
 
Payments for inbound parcels:
ü Customs clearance fee - 
ü Threshold level below which parcels are free of customs duties and other taxes:
For private customers - 1.12 PYG / 138 SDR;
For business customers - 1.12 PYG / 138 SDR;
 
How many attempts at delivery are made: 2
 
Period of retention for EMS items: 20 days;
 
Coverage: entire territory
 
Days of the week on which EMS items are delivered: 1/2/3/4/5
 
EMS item delivery to P.O. Box: Yes
 
National holidays on which EMS items are not delivered: 1 January, 1 March, 18,19 April, 1,15 May, 12 June, 15 August, 25 December
 
Web site address of postal administration – www.correoparaguayo.gov.py/
 
 
*SDR–Monetary unit (Special Drawing Rights) created by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) - The value of the SDR in terms of the US dollar is determined daily based on exchange rates quoted at noon each day in the London market and posted on the IMF’s 
 
The amount of insurance paid by the customer should not exceed the actual value of the contents of the parcel

Definition of Terms

 

 

·        Prohibited items – items whose import into the country is prohibited.    

·        Items admitted conditionally – items whose importation into the country is allowed with the term if a document issued by the relevant authorities of the exporting country is presented.    

·        Items admitted without conditions – items whose import into the country is allowed.    

 

Detailed information on the HS codes and their titles can be found on the Revenue Service web-page (http://www.rs.ge/4509) or at the following address: http://www.foreign-trade.com/reference/hscode.htm

 

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The below information is based upon the official source of Paraguay 

 
ParI:
List of articles prohibited as imports (or in transit) or admitted conditionally
 
 
Section I
 
Live animals; animal products
 
Chapter 1
 
 
Live animals
Heading
HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
01.01
0101.11
Racehorses.
01.02
0102.10
Bovine breeding animals.
01.04
0104.10
Caprine breeding animals.
 
Chapter 2
 
 
Meat and edible meat offal
Heading
HS Code
ÿ Prohibitearticles
02.02
0202.10
Meat of bovine animalfrozen.
02.03
0203.11
Meat of swine fresh or chilled.
02.04
0204.10
Meat of sheep or goats fresh.
 
Chapter 3
 
 
Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and otheaquatic invertebrates
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HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
03.02
0302.61
Sardines, leeches, sprats.
03.05
0304.41
Pacifiand Atlantisalmon.
03.06
0306.11
Roclobster and other sea crawfish.
 
0306.23
Shrimpand prawns.
 
Chapter 4
 
 
Dairy produce; birds' eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewherespecified oincluded
Heading
HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
04.01
0401.10-
Miland cream, not concentrated nor containing added sugar.
 
0401.30
 
04.02
0402.10-
Miland cream, concentrated or containing added sugar or other sweetening matter.
 
0402.99
 
04.03
0403.10-
Whey, curdled milk.
 
0403.90
 
 
Chapter 5
 
 
Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included
Heading
HS Code
ÿ Prohibitearticles
05.11
0511.99
Except for those of bovine animals.
 
 
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
05.11
0511.10-
Semen of animalin general. Eggand spree of edible fish.
 
0511.99
 
Section II
 
Vegetable products
 
Chapter 6
 
 
Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage
Heading
HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
06.02
0602.20
Edible flowers, treeand fruit.
 
0602.40
Grafted roses.
 
0602.90
Ornamental plants.

 
 
 
Chapter
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7
HS Code
 
 
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
07.02
0702.00
Tomatoe(for a given period).
07.03
0703.20
Garli(for a given period).
07.05
0705.11
Lettuce (for a given period).
07.06
0706.10
Carrots.
 
Chapter
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8
HS Code
 
Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
08.05
0805.10
Oranges.
 
0805.30
Lemons.
08.08
0808.10
Apples.
 
Chapter
Heading
 
9
HS Code
 
Coffee, tea, maté and spices
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
09.01
0901.12
Decaffeinated coffee.
09.02
0902.10
Green tea.
09.03
0903.00
Maté.
 
 
Chapte10                    Cereals
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HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
10.01
1001.10
Wheat for sowing.
10.04
1004.00
Oatfor sowing.
10.05
1005.10
Maize for sowing.
10.07
1007.00
Soya for sowing.
 
 
Chapter 11                    Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten
Heading
HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
11.02
1102.20
Maize (corn ) flour.
 
1102.30
Rice flour.
11.04
1104.21
Barley.
11.07
1107.20
Roasted malt.
 
Chapter 12                     Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruit; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder
 
Heading
HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
12.04
1204.00
Linseed for sowing.
12.06
1206.00
Sunflower seedfor sowing.
12.11
1211.20
Ginseng roots.
12.13
1213.00
Cerealin the forof pellets.
 
Chapte13                    Lacgums, resins and othevegetable saps and extracts
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13.01-02  1301.10          Lac.
 
1301.20          Gum Arabic.
 
1302.31          Agar-agar.

 
 
Chapter 14                    Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included
 
Heading
HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
14.01
1401.10
Bamboos.
 
1401.90
Willow.
14.04
1404.10
Ramaterialfor dyeing or tanning.
Section III                      Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products; prepared edible fats; animal or vegetablwaxes
 

Chapter 15                    (Sole chapter)

 
Heading
HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted conditio
15.08
1508.10
Crude ground-nut oil.
15.19
 
Steariacid.
15.21
1521.10
Vegetablwaxes.
 
1521.90
Virgiwaxes.
 
 
nally

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Section IV                      Prepared  foodstuffs;  beverages,  spirits  and  vinegar;  tobacco  and  manufactured  tobacco substitutes
 
Chapte16                    Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs ootheaquatic invertebrates
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HS Code
ÿ Articles adm
16.04
1604.13
Sardines.
 
1604.14
Tunas.
 
1604.15
Mackerel.
 
1604.16
Anchovies.
 
 
itted conditionally
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Chapter 17                    Sugars and sugar confectionery
Heading
HS Code
ÿ Prohibitearticles
17.01
1701.11
Cane sugar.
 
1701.12
Beet sugar.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
17.04
1704.90
Pastes, marzipan, nougat.
 
Chapter 18                    Cocoa and cocoa preparations
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HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
18.01
1801.00
Cocoa beanswhole or broken, raor roasted.
18.06
1806.10
Cocoa powder.
 
Chapter 19                    Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; pastrycooks' products
Heading
HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted
19.02
1902.30
Pasta.
19.05
1905.30
Sweet biscuits.
 
1905.40
Toasted bread.
 
 
conditionally
 
 
 
 
 
 
Chapter 20                    Preparations of vegetables, fruits, nuts or other parts of plants
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HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted co
20.01
2001.10
Cucumbers.
20.02
2002.10
Whole tomatoes.
 
 
nditionally

 
 
 
20.05
 
 
2005.51
 
 
Beans, shelled.
 
2005.70
Olives.
 
Chapter 21                    Miscellaneous edible preparations
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21.02-04  2102.30          Artificiayeast.
 
2103.20          Tomato sauce.
 
2104.10          Preparationfor soups.
 
 
Chapte22                    Beverages, spirits anvinegar
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HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted conditionall
22.01-04
2201.10
Aerated minerawaters.
 
2203.00
Beer made fromalt.
 
2204.10
Sparklinwines.
22.08
2208.30
Whiskies.
 
 
y
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Chapter 23                    Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal fodder
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HS Code
ÿ Articles admitt
23.01
2301.20
Flour of fish.
23.09
2309.10
Flour.
 
 
ed conditionally
 
 
 
 
Chapter 24                    Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes
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24.02-03  2402.10          Cigars.
 
2402.20          Cigarettes.
 
2403.10          Tobacco.
 
 
Section V                       Mineral products
 
Chapter 25                    Salt; sulphur; earths and stone; plastering materials; lime and cement
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25.01       2501.00          Salt.
 
25.04       2504.90          Natural graphite.
 
25.20       2520.20          Plasters.
 
 
Chapte26                    Ores, slag and ash
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26.06       2606.00          Aluminiuores.
 
26.10       2610.00          Chromiuores.
 
 
Chapter 27                     Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; minerawaxes
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27.07       2707.10          Benzole.
 
27.08       2708.10          Pitch.
 
27.10       2710.00          Petroleuoil.
 
Aviation fuel.

 
 
 
Section VI                      Products of the chemical or allied industries
 
Heading
HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted con
28.01
2801.10
Chlorine.
28.04
2804.50
Boron.
28.05
2805.21
Calcium.
28.27
2827.20
Calciuchloride.
 
 
Chapter 28                     Inorganic  chemicals;  organic  or  inorganic  compounds  of  precious  metals,  of  rare-earth metals, of radioactive elements or of isotopes
ditionally
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted condit
29.06
2906.11
Menthol.
29.07
2907.11
Phenol.
29.12
2912.30
Aldehyde-alcohols.
 
 
Chapte29                    Organic chemicals

 
ionally

 
 
 
 
 
 
Chapter 30                    Pharmaceutical products
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HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
30.02
3002.20
Vaccinefor human medicine.
 
3002.30
Vaccinefoveterinarmedicine.
30.05
3005.90
Gauzes.
 
Chapte31                    Fertilisers
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HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
31.02
3102.30
Ammoniunitrate.
 
3102.70
Calciucyanamide.
31.05
3105.51
Nitrateand phosphates.
 
Heading
HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted
32.04
3204.17
Pigments.
32.07
3207.30
Liquid lustres.
32.08
3208.10
Dyes.
 
 
Chapter 32                     Tanning or dyeing extracts; tannins and their derivatives; dyes, pigments and other colouring matter; paints and varnishes; putty and other mastics; inks
conditionally
 
 
 
 
 
 
Chapter 33                    Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations
Heading
HS Code
ÿ Articles admitte
33.01
3301.19
Petitgrain oil.
33.04
3304.10
Lipstick.
33.05
3305.10
Shampoos.
33.06
3306.10
Dentifrices.
 
 
d conditionally
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Chapter 34                     Soap, organic surface-activagents, washing preparations, lubricating preparations, artificial waxespreparewaxespolishinoscouring preparations,candleand  similar  articles, modelling pastes, "dentawaxesand dental preparationwith a basis of plaster
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
34.04-06  3404.90          Preparewaxes.
 
3405.10          Polishes.
 
3406.00          Candles.

 
 
Chapte35                    Albuminoidal substancesmodified starchesgluesenzymes
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HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
35.03
3503.00
Gelatin.
35.06
3506.10
Glueand other adhesives.
35.07
3507.90
Enzymes.
 
Chapter 36                     Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible prepa- rations
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36.04-06  3604.10          Fireworks.
 
3605.00          Matches.
 
3606.10          Liquid or liquefied-gafuels.
 
 
Chapter 37                    Photographic or cinematographic products
Heading
37.01
HS Code
3701.10
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
PlatefoX-rays.
37.02
3702.31
Photographic film.
37.07
3707.10
Chemical preparationfor photographiuses.
 
 
Chapter 38                    Miscellaneous chemical products
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HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
38.05
3805.20
Pine oil.
38.07
3807.00
Wood tar.
38.08
3808.10
Insecticides.
 
3808.20
Fungicides.
Section VII                     Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof
 
Chapte39                    Plastics and articles thereof
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HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
39.22
3922.10
Shower-bathand baths.
39.23
3923.50
Caps.
39.25
3925.20
Buildersware.
 
Chapter 40                    Rubber and articles thereof
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HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted co
40.02
4002.11
Latex.
40.10
 
Conveyor belts.
40.11
4011.10
Pneumatityres.
 
 
nditionally
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Section VIII                    Raw hideanskins, leather, furskinanarticles thereofsaddlery anharnesstravel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut(other than silk-worm gut)
 
Chapter 41                    Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather
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41.04                               Soles. Leather for belts.
 
41.11       4111.00          Composition leather.

 
 
Chapte42                    Articles of leather; saddlery anharnesstravegoods, handbagansimilacontainers;
articles of animal gut (other than silk-worm gut)
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HS Code
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
42.02
4202.12
Vanity-cases, executive-cases, brief-cases.
42.04
4204.00
Tool handles.
42.06
4206.10
Catgut.
 
Chapter 43                    Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof
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43.01-02  4301.40          Furskinof beaver.
 
4301.70          Furskinof seal.
 
4302.11          Furskinof mink.
 
 
Section IX                      Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal; cork and articles of cork; manufactures of strawof esparto oof other plaiting materials; basketware andwickerwork
 
Chapter 44                    Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal
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44.15-17  4415.10          Drums.
 
4416.00          Barrels.
 
4417.00          Tools.
 
 
Chapte45                    Cork and articles of cork
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45.01       4501.10          Prepared cork.
 
45.03       4503.10          Corkand stoppers.
 
45.04       4504.90          Joints.
 
 
Chapter 46                    Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork
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46.01-02  4601.10          Assembled plaits.
 
4602.10          Baskework.
 
 
Section X                       Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulose material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard;
paper and paperboard and articles thereof
 
Chapter 47                    Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulose material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
47.03                               Chemicawood pulp, soda or sulphate, other than dissolving grades.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
47.02       4702.00          Chemicawood pulp, dissolving grades.
 
47.03                               Chemicawood pulp, sulphate.
 
47.07       4707.90          Waste and scrap of paper or paperboard.

 
 
Chapte48                    Papeand paperboard; articles of papepulp, of paper or of paperboard
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HS Code
ÿ Prohibitearticles
48.20
4820.20
Exercise books.
 
4820.30
Binders, folderand file covers.
48.23
4823.20
Punched cards.
 
Chapter 49                     Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans
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49.01       4901.10          Printed books, brochures, leafletand similar printed matter.
 
49.07       4907.00          Cheque bookor similar articles.
 
49.10       4910.00          Calendarof ankind, printed.
 
 
Section XI                      Textiles and textile articles
 
Chapter 50                    Silk
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50.01-02  5001.00          Silk-worcocoonsuitable for reeling.
 
5002.00          Rasil(not thrown).
 
 
Chapte51                    Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehaiyarn anwoven fabric
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51.01-02  5101.11          Shorwool.
 
5102.10          Fine animal hair, not carded or combed.
 
 
Chapter 52                    Cotton
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52.01       5201.00          Type I fibresType VIII fibres.
 
 
Chapter 53                    Other vegetable textile fibres, paper yarn and woven fabrics of paper yarn
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
53.01                               Flax, raor processed.
 
5301.10          Flax, raor retted.
 
 
Chapter 54                    Man-made filaments
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
54.02                               Except for sewing thread.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
5402.61-        Synthetifilamenyarn, otheyarn, multiple (folded) or cabled.
5402.69
 
 
Chapter 55                    Man-made staple fibres
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
55.13                               Woven fabricof synthetistaple fibres, containing lesthan 85% bweight of such fibres.
 
5513.19          Other.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
55.12                               Woven fabricof synthetistaple fibres, containing 85% or more bweight of such fibres.

 
 
Chapter 56                     Wadding, felt and non-wovens; special yarns; twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
56.08       5608.11          Made up fishing nets.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
56.07                               Twine, cordage, rope and cables.
 
 
Chapter 57                    Carpets and other textile floor coverings
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
57.01-05                         Admitted on payment of 10% duty.
 
 
Chapte58                    Speciawoven fabricstufted textile fabricslacetapestriestrimmingsembroidery
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
58.07                               Except for labelor badges.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
58.01-05                         Admitted on payment of 10% duty.
 
 
Chapter 59                     Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use
Nil.
 
 
Chapter 60                    Knitted or crocheted fabrics
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
60.01-02                         Prohibited.
 
 
Chapte61                    Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
61.01-17                         Prohibited.
 
 
Chapte62                    Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
62.01-17                         Prohibited.
 
 
Chapter 63                    Other made-up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
63.01-10                         Prohibited.
 
 
Section XII                     Footwear, headgear, umbrellassun umbrellaswalking-sticksseat-stickswhips, riding- crops and parts thereof; prepared feathers and articles madetherewith; artificial flowersarticles of human hair
 
Chapter 64                    Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
64.01-06                         Prohibited.
 
 
Chapte65                    Headgeaand parts thereof
Nil.
 
 
Chapte66                    Umbrellas, sun umbrellaswalking-sticks, seat-stickswhips, riding-crops and parts thereof
Nil.

 
 
Chapter 67                    Prepared feathers and dowand articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers;
articles of human hair
Nil.
 
 
Section XIII                    Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials; ceramic products;
glass and glassware
 
Chapte68                    Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similamaterials
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
68.01-15                         Prohibited.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
68.03       6803.00          Except for slate.
 
 
Chapter 69                    Ceramic products
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
69.01-14                         Prohibited.
 
 
Chapte70                    Glass and glassware
Nil.
 
 
Section XIV                   Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones, precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewellerycoin
 
Chapter 71                    (Sole chapter)
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
71.01-18                         Prohibited.
 
 
Section XV                    Base metals and articles of base metal
 
Chapte72                    Iron and steel
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
72.01-29                         Prohibited.
 
 
Chapte73                    Articles of iron and steel
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Prohibitearticles
73.01-26                         Prohibited.
 
 
Chapter 74                    Copper and articles thereof
Nil.
 
 
Chapte75                    Nickel and articles thereof
Nil.
 
 
Chapter 76                    Aluminium and articles thereof
Nil.
 
 
Chapte77                    (Reserved fopossible future use in the harmonized system)
Nil.

 
 
Chapte78                    Lead and articles thereof
Nil.
 
 
Chapte79                    Zinc and articles thereof
Nil.
 
 
Chapter 80                    Tin and articles thereof
Nil.
 
 
Chapte81                    Othebase metalscermetsarticles thereof
Nil.
 
 
Chapter 82                    Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal
Nil.
 
 
Chapte83                    Miscellaneous articles of base metal
Nil.
 
 
SectioXVI                   Machinery anmechanicaapplianceselectricaequipmentparts thereofsound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles
 
Chapte84                    Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliancesparts thereof
Nil.
 
 
Chapter 85                     Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers; televisioimagansound recorders and reproducers andparts anaccessorieosuch articles
Nil.
 
 
Section XVII                  Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment
 
Chapter 86                     Railway or tramway locomotives, rolling-stock and parts thereof; railway or tramway track fixtures and fittings and parts thereof; mechanical (includingelectro-mechanical) traffic signalling equipment of all kinds
Nil.
 
 
Chapte87                    Vehicles, other than railwaotramway rolling-stock, and parts and accessories thereof
Nil.
 
 
Chapte88                    Aircraft, spacecraft and parts thereof
Nil.
 
 
Chapter 89                    Ships, boats and floating structures
Nil.

 
 
 
Section XVIII                 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments   and   apparatus;   clocks   and   watches;  musical   instruments;   parts   and accessories thereof
 
Chapte90                     Opticalphotographiccinematographicmeasuringcheckingprecisionmedicaosurgical instruments and apparatusparts and accessories thereof
Nil.
 
 
Chapte91                    Clocks anwatches and parts thereof
Nil.
 
 
Chapte92                    Musical instrumentsparts and accessories of such articles
Nil.
 
 
Section XIX                   Arms and ammunitionparts and accessories thereof
 
Chapter 93                    (Sole chapter)
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
93.01-07                         Admitted under an Armed Forceslicence.
 
 
Section XX                    Miscellaneous manufactured articles
 
Chapter 94                     Furniture, bedding, mattresses, mattress supports, cushions and similar stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings not elsewhere specified or included; illuminated signs, illuminated name-plates and the like; prefabricated buildings
Nil.
 
 
Chapte95                    Toys, games and sports requisitesparts and accessories thereof
Nil.
 
 
Chapte96                    Miscellaneous manufactured articles
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
96.01-18                           Admitted,  including  waxes,  paraffins,  gelatins,  brooms,  brushes,  buttons,  pencils,  date  stamps, typewriter ribbons, combs, tailorsdummies.
 
 
Section XXI                   Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques
 
Chapter 97                    (Sole chapter)
Nil.

 
 
ParII:
Conditions of admission of articles imported or in transit
 
 

2.1  Animals and animal products
 
2.1.1  Bees, honeywax and apiary products
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2.1.3  Products of animal origin intended for consumption by humans or by pet animals
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2.2  Plants and plant products

 
 
Beemabimporteopresentatioof a speciaauthorizatioissuebthMinistrof Agriculture and on the conditions laid down thereinFrontier-to-frontier transiwithoubreaking oloaisnot subject to anhealth formality.
 
Apiarproductanequipmen(vihoneanwaialformsmabimportesubject to pre- sentatioof a healtcertificatissueby the relevanauthority in thcountry ooriginThentrieson thcertificatmabsimplified (ithcasof acariosis, thdocumencamerelcertifthathere habeen no contact between the honeanwaon the one hand and the beeon theother).
 
Iadditionnaturahoneisubjecoimportatiotthsatisfactory resulof a healtinspection made by a veterinarinspector in an authorized customoffice.
 
However, consignmentof naturahoneuto 2 kdispatchebpostaparceanoncom- merciavalue are exempted froall health formalities.
 
General rule
 
a Provideiis noprohibiteby speciaprovisionothe HealtAuthorities thimportatioundeall customs regimeswith the exception of frontier-to-frontier transiwithout breaking oloadofanimal productoproductof animal origin ipermitted subject to current hygiene regulations, namely:
 
–   satisfactorhygienanhealtinspectiocarrieouby a veterinarinspectoiaauthorized customoffice and attested by a health certificate;
 
–   submissioof a hygienohealtcertificatissuebthcompetenauthoritof thcountrof originwhen stipulated bcurrent regulations;
 
–   customclearance at an authorized office.
 
Wheifrontier-to-frontier transiwithoubreakinoloadansubject to compliancwith the healtprohibitions iforcethesproducts arexempt from althhealtformalitielaidownunder a.
 
Exception
 
Providethatheiimportatioinoprohibiteaninofocommerciapurposesanimaproducts or productof animal origin up to the following limitare exempted froall health formalities:
 
–   1 kg for meat and meat-based products;
 
–   2 kg for other animal productor productof animal origin.
 
Iadditionimportatiois prohibiteocertaipoultry productoriginatiniocoming frocountries iwhich thusocertaisubstancecontaininarsenicantimonooestrogefor feedingand raising thanimals concerneis noforbiddenThesarcountrieothethanArgentinanBrazil. Furtheinformatioon this regulatiomay bobtainefrothMinistry of AgriculturandStock- breeding,
 
General rule
 
Thgeneral conditions for thimportatiooplantanplanproductantheipackingwhicmay harboupests dangeroutcropsarformulatejointly by thMinistry oAgriculturandStock- breedinwhich decideon the list of productparticularllikely to carrsuch pests.
 
Thesproductmusbexamineoimportatiobaofficiaresponsiblfoplanprotectioand be accompanied by a phytosanitarcertificate issued in the countrof origin.
 
Special cases
 
Prohibitions on importation of certain products froall ocertain countries. Stricteentry provisions (compulsordisinsectizatiotreatment conducteonlat customofficeequippewithappropriate facilities (fumigation).
 
Measurerelating to presentation and treatment of plants.
 
Thobligation footheproductssometimesolely othbasiowhere they havcome fromtbe accompanied bphytosanitarcertificatebearing certain extra details.

 
 

2.2.1  Vegetables, plants, cereals, roots and bulbs for
human consumption
 
2.2.2  Fruit and citrus fruit
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2.2.3  Samples of seeds
 
 
 
 
2.3  Anti-parasite products for agricultural use

Seepotatoesearlpotatoeanotherscerealsonionsshallotangarliintendefor propa- gation must be accompanied by a phytosanitarcertificate.
 
 
 
Fresapplespearspeaches includinnectarinescherriesplums – coming from alcountries – may be imported subject to presentation of a phytosanitarcertificate and provided:
 
i    thconsignmentaraccompanieby a phytosanitarcertificatof thtypattachetthe
International Plant Protection Convention, certifying that the fruit inot contaminated;
 
ii    thconsignmeniinspecteaipasses through Custombaofficiaothplanprotection servicwhwilallow frecirculatioithe fruiifountbhealthootherwiswilorder disinsectization treatment, return, destruction or consignment to a jafactory.
 
Mosseedtbusefoplanreproductioarsubject to speciainspectiofocolourinand detection of dodder, and to checking of purity.
 
Neverthelesssampleof foddeseedfocommerciausimporteipostaparcelolesthan
kshalbexempted frospeciacontromeasureconcernindodderprovidenindividual packet of samplein a parceweighmore than 300 g.
 
Anti-parasite  product for  agricultural  use  and  similar  products,  packed  for  retail  sale,  ma be imported onlif thehave been approved eithebgrantinof a temporarsaloimportlicencor a permit fodistribution foexperimental use oof an exemption froapproval. (Foalfurther information on these regulationapply to thMinistrof Agriculture and Stock-breeding.)

 
2.5  Tobacco                 Undethcustomlegislationproductcabimporteonlobehalof the Régieexcepfor imports  omanufactured tobaccos (includincigarandcigarettesfor  the  personal  use  of  the importeruto a maximuo1kpeimportepeyearsubject to speciaauthorizationissued either bthe local chiefcustomofficer or binternational postal parcel.
 
Independentlof the customdutitself, itemare subject to purchase taxes.
 
2. Mineraoils            Industriaproductanoilfropetroleuanshalanothemineraoilsaimporlicencmust first have been obtained.
 
Heavoilanresidueopetroleuanothemineraoilsaimporlicencmust firshavbeen obtained.
 
2.7  Narcotics                Thimporonarcoticspreparationanpharmaceuticaspecialitiecontaininnarcoticisubject to authorization by the Narcotics BureauMinistrof Health.

 
2.8  Pharmaceutical products
 
2.8.1  Medicaments and other products used in medical treatment

 
 
Thimportatioomedicamentanotheproductuseimedical treatmenisubject to prior authorization granted either bthMinistrof Health or bthMinistrof Agriculture.

 
2.8.2  Contraceptives   Contraceptiveothethamedicamentancondommabimporteonlbcompanieobodies which have been granted approval bthMinistrof Health.
 
Contraceptives  which  are  deemed  to  be  medicaments  are  subject  to  the  regulations  covering medicaments.

 
2.9  Chemical matches and prepared matchwood

Customlegislation providefor a monopolon importation of these products.

 
2.10  Rubber articles    Rubber condommabe imported subject to presentation of:
 
–   either a certificate of approval issued bthMinistrof IndustranTrade;
 
–   or a decision of admission for the NF marand presence of the maron the product;
 
–   or of a certificate of conformitwith certain foreign standardrecognized aequivalent.

 
 

2.11  Books, brochures, newspapers, printed matter
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2.12  Natural or cultured pearls, precious stones and metals, articles
made of these substances, imitation jewellery
 
2.12.1  Pearls and precious stones
 
2.12.2  Base metals lined or plated with gold, silver or platinum
 
 
 
 
 
2.13  Television receivers
 
 
 
 
 
 
2.14  Measuring instruments

Books (three times a weekimported from abroaarsubjected to special restrictionanconditions, particularly to checkinbspeciallappointeofficialof thMinistrothe Interiorwhshall determinwhether bookand other articleshould be admitted into the countror not.
 
The following are exempt from these special formalities:
 
–   workintended for the National Library;
 
–   singlconsignmentor a smalnumbeoconsignmentaddressed to memberof thdiplomatic corps;
 
–   consignmentintended for UNESCO.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Importatiooprecious stones anpearls is subject to thlegaanregulatory provisionothe prevention of fraud and falsification concerning trade in precioustoneand pearls.
 
Articles made obase metals and lined oplatewitgoldsilveoplatinuangildeosilvered wormaonlbadmitteaimportfoconsumptiooconditiothathebeathe"responsibility stampothbusinesestablisheiParaguaanmakinthe firssalothosarticles thereThis stamp is in the form of a squareone side owhicis replaceby aarof acirclcentereothe middle of the side of the square.
 
Articleibasmetaeither linewitgolor platewitgoldsilver or platinumaonlbe termed "linedor "platedif that terifolloweby thnamof thprecioumetauseanthe manufacturing procesadopted.
 
Importation oall television receivers is subject to a declaratiotthe CustomService fotrans- mission to the Audiovisual Licensing Authority.
 
The regulatioapplies to altelevisioreceiversiwhateveform (black anwhitocolousetof traditionadesignsetcombinein a singlhousinwitother articlesucas a video-recorderor a hi-fi systemcombination of a video monitowith a videogram receive(tuner)separatbucleared through Customat thsamtime; television receiverincorporateiwatcheoradioalarms; television projectors).
 
Measuring instrumentmaonlbimportewith thapprovaothMeasuring Instruments Service. Anpersointendintimport sucinstrumentmust sentthsaiservice a preliminaryimport declarationIiapproves, thservicwilissue a receipconstitutinaimporlicencewhicmust be submitted to the customauthoritieat the customposwhere the articleare beingcleared.

 
2.15  Wamaterial         Thimportatiooalwamaterialarmanammunitioisubject to productioof a wamaterial import-licence (AIMG) issuebthe Directorate-GeneraofCustomanthMinistries foForeign Affairand Natural Defence.

 
2.16  Gaming machines, toys

Importation ogaming machines and toy(antheisparpartswitcertificatoorigiantheir brand.
 
Importatiootoyisubject to presentatioof a declaratiooconformitycompleteansigneby thimporter, certifyincompliancof thproductwitsafetstandards, anof the followingwording othe tooitpackage"Conformitothiproducwitsafetstandardis  certified  by the importer".

 
2.17  Used clothing      Iaccordancwitdecree No 708o1Januar2000enacteby thPresidenothe Republic anratifiebthMinistrof FinancethMinistrof ForeignAffairsthMinistrof Public Health anSociaAffairs anthMinistry of Industry anTradeiiprohibited to import foreign-origiused clothinintthnationalterritoryThGovernmenothe RepublioParaguay hatakemeasures in the health and environment fieldto regulate the entrowaste into the national territory.

 
 
ParIII:
Special provisions, Customs and other
 
 

3.1  Drawing up of customs declaration
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3.2  Need to insert invoices
 
 
3.4  Miscellaneous customs provisions
 
3.4.1  Small items addressed to private persons
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3.4.2  Foreign trade control formalities
 
3.4.3  Customs clearance formalities for goods sold by mail order

Customdeclarationmuscontaialthinformationecessarfor thapplicatioodutiestaxes and control measureon both importation and exportation. Specifically, themust state:
 
–   the names, first nameand addresseof the consignorand consignees;
 
–   the countrieof origin and of destination of the item;
 
–   a description of the goodcontained and the harmonized systecode index;
 
–   the grosweight and neweight;
 
–   thvalue of the item, specifying the currencused.
 
Iaddition, certaisupplementarstatementon thsituatioogoodirespecof thcustoms regulations (giftssamplesgoods returned oadmitted temporarilymusbmadothcustoms declaration.
 
Customs declarations constituting true declarations undeParaguayan regulationsinvolvinthe liabilitof the consignor, must bear hihandwritten signature.
 
Unless abuses are suspectedthcustomadministratioexemptfrothe requirementproduce ainvoicconsignments thaarnon-commerciaicharacterirrespectivovalueandcommercial consignmentwith a totavalue of 500 dollaror less.
 
 
 
a Standard tax
 
Thcustomadministratiomasubjecsmalitemaddressed to privatpersonto a lump-sum levwhen such items:
 
i    are occasional in nature;
 
ii   concersolelgoodreservefor thpersonaofamilusof thaddresseeanwhichby their nature or quantity, are clearlnot intended for commercial ends.
 
b Fiscal and customallowances
 
For domesticonsumption tax, thiallowance ilimited to:
 
–   twbottleof normacapacitywhere thtotaquantitdoenot exceetwlitresowinecider, perror mead;
 
–   anonbottleonormacapacitynoexceedinonlitreoaperitibaseowinoalcohol, spiritsbrandor rumexcludinbeverageprohibiteabsolutelyallowancemanobcumula- tive.
 
Importation ocertain foreign goodmay bsubject to productioof a foreigtradcontrodocument such aan import licence or an import declaration (I)whether stamped or not.
 
ThconditionfoimportatiointParaguay by parceposogoodsolby maiordeby foreign companieare laid down in special regulations.
 
Customs  clearance  formalities  may  b carrie ou by  a  representativ of  th foreign  supplier domicilein Paraguaanapprovebthe Director-Generaof CustomanIndirecTaxesItis compulsorfor this representative to use a speciasubscriptioprocedure foclearingoods (including catalogueand printed advertising matter).

 

Information on postcodes can be found on the DINACOPA website in the section “Busca tu Código Postal” :

https://apps.senatics.gov.py/dinacopa/#/zona/zonaspostales