BIETC Gabon/ Waiver Gabon

A BIETC (Bordereau d’Identification Électronique de Tracabilité des Cargaisons) certificate is required for all shipments going to Gabon.

Ports in GABON


Information and documents required for creating an BIETC

  • Bill of Lading (copy original is needed in some cases, depending on the POL)
  • Commercial invoice / currency must be mentioned in USD or EURO
  • Freight invoice in the same currency (not required in case the freight charges are mentioned on the commercial invoice)
  • Phone number from shipper and consignee
  • Export Customs Document
  • ETS & ETA
  • H.S. code 
  • Country of Origin

Additional information about the BIETC Certificate

The BIETC number must be transmitted to the shipping line before loading! We can provide the BIETC number on forehand, even without any documentation! Please send your application as soon as possible.


Applications sent after sailing cannot be accepted!

A (pre) validated BIETC should be completed within:
10 calendar days after sailing for shipments with departure Europe
5 calendar days after sailing for shipments with departure Africa
15 calendar days after sailing for shipments with departure America, Asia and Oceania

Vehicles may not be older than 3 years!


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

Do you need a waiver certificate for Gabon?

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

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