BESC Benin/ Waiver Benin

A BESC (Bordereau Électronique de Suivi de Cargaison) certificate is required for all shipments going to Benin.

Ports in BENIN


Information and documents required for creating a BESC certificate

  • Bill of Lading (Final B/L is needed for validation)
  • Packing list 
  • Commercial invoice / currency must be mentioned in USD or EURO
  • Freight amount in the same currency
  • Export Customs Document
  • Country of origin 
  • ETS 

Additional information about the BESC Certificate

BESC number must be mentioned on the Master Bill of Lading and manifest of the carrier. We are able to provide the BESC number on forehand, even when the documentation is incomplete. The BESC number must be forwarded to the carrier.


For creating a BESC certificate different rates are applicable. This depends on the Port of Loading and type of shipment, like LCL,  FCL,  Breakbulk or RORO. 

Do you need a waiver certificate for Benin?

Call us at +31 10 760 07 48 or fill out our form and we'll contact you ASAP.

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