Customs Services

DHL Express has extensive worldwide customs knowledge and experience. We know that a smooth and efficient customs clearance process helps your shipments arrive as quickly as possible. We provide standardize services that effectively support the customs clearance process.
Customs Services
Description
How We Charge
Cost
Customs Preparation
Export Declaration
Exporting goods being subject to additional controls
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Export Declaration
An export declaration is required for shipments exceeding a value threshold. May also apply for shipments containing controlled commodities or exceeding a specific weight threshold.
Per Shipment
(exceeding 1,000.00 EUR)
Minimum 7,450.00 RUB
Bonded Transit
Shipping under customs bond
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Bonded Transit
Bonded Transit applies to both export and import shipments whenever DHL is required to open, manage or report any form of transfer under bond.
Per Shipment
11,650.00 RUB
Multiline Entry
Importing shipments containing multiple commodities
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Multiline Entry
Charges apply for additional sheet of customs declaration, for example with different commodities or different countries of manufacture.
Per Line
Minimum 2,550.00 RUB per additional declaration sheet
Temporary Import Export
Have DHL arrange a temporary import or export
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Temporary Import Export
At customer’s request, DHL will arrange temporary export and later import of your goods.
Per Shipment
21,800.00 RUB
Preferential Origin
Benefit from preferential duty
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Preferential Origin
At shipper’s request, the preparation or provision of a Certificate of Origin/Proof of Preference or other similar forms by DHL to certify the goods in a particular export shipment have been produced, manufactured or processed in a particular country allowing preferential rates of duty to be claimed at destination and/or compliance with trade barriers. Common examples are EUR1, ATR.
Per Shipment
440.00 RUB
Customs Process
Non-Routine Entry
Goods excluded from standard clearance
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Non-Routine Entry
Applied in selected countries, when importing goods with an aggregated declaration value or weight exceeding the limits set by destination customs authorities, or due to other regulatory requirements are excluded from routine clearance on a consolidated manifest and thus require clearance under an individual entry form.
Per Shipment
Minimum 7,450.00 RUB
Bonded Storage
When the shipment cannot be released by customs
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Bonded Storage

Storage charges apply when the shipment cannot be released by customs due to inaccurate or missing paperwork.

Charges take effect three calendar days after the freight arrival date. The charge applies to the duty and tax payer.

Per Shipment
Per Day
After 3 Calendar Days
470.00 RUB and 7.50 RUB per kg
Permits and Licenses
We facilitate the license filing process.
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Permits and Licenses
To accelerate import of selected controlled commodities, such as medical devices, pharmaceuticals, computer monitors, laser CD players, cosmetics, eyeglasses, food and food products, DHL is required to file specific information in order to obtain the required import permits or licenses. 
Per Shipment
1,750.00 RUB
More About Customs Services
More About Customs Services
  • DHL will prepay and charge back for government required certificate fees.
  • Shipments booked with Duty Tax Paid (DTP) service may be subject to additional clearance charges. Where applicable these will be billed to the DTP shipper. These charges may include but are not limited to:
    • Non-Routine Entry
    • Physical Intervention
    • Permits and Licenses
    • Bonded Storage
    • Multiline Entry
  • Your shipment may be processed at a terminal according to one of the following lists of services for customs declaration.
List of Services for Customs Declaration and Terminal Processing of Goods PDF:
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