Import duty and taxes are due when importing goods into French Guiana from outside of the EU whether by a private individual or a commercial entity.Imports from the EU are free from duty but subject to other import taxes. The A tax charged on certain goods which are brought into a coun... and taxes payable are calculated on the CIF value, i.e. the sum of the value of the imported goods and the cost of shipping and insurance.In addition to A tax charged on certain goods which are brought into a coun..., imports are subject to Sea Excise (Octroi de Mer) and Regional Sea Excise (Octroi de Mer Regional).
NB: French Guiana is an overseas department of France, and as such it belongs to the EU’s Outermost Regions that are also part of the EU A group of nations which have agreed to promote free trade, ....
Below table provide the Duty and Known as VAT (Value Added Tax) in the UK. A tax based on the... for French-Guiana:
|Duty Rates||Sales Tax(GST)||Threshold on goods|
|0% to 17%( Some Electronic goods are exempted from duty)||No Known as VAT (Value Added Tax) in the UK. A tax based on the...||Duty is free if FOB is less than 22|
- Sea Excise and Regional Sea Excise will be charged on CIF
- Excise duty will be applied on FUel and alcohol products.
- Extra charges will be applicable for verification of goods.