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Spain is a fascinating country with a rich history and culture. Located on the Iberian Peninsula, it is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea, the Atlantic Ocean, and the Pyrenees mountains. Madrid is the capital and largest city, and other major cities include Barcelona, Valencia, and Seville. Spanish is the official language, and there are also many regional languages and dialects. The currency is the euro.

Spain is a popular travel destination, and it is also a major hub for shipping and logistics. If you are shipping to Spain, there are a few things you need to know. First, you will need to have all the necessary paperwork in order. This includes an invoice, packing list, and bill of lading. You will also need to make sure your shipment is properly labeled and packaged. Depending on what you are shipping, there may be special requirements.

For example, if you are shipping food, you will need to get a license from the Ministry of Agriculture.

Shipping to Spain can be a bit challenging, but with proper planning and preparation, it can be a smooth and seamless process.

Major Air Cargo Ports
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Madrid-Barajas Airport

Madrid–Barajas Airport is the busiest airport in Spain and the fourth busiest airport in Europe. It handled over 50 million passengers in 2017. The airport has four terminals. Terminal 4 is the largest terminal and is used for international flights. Madrid–Barajas Airport is a hub for Iberia, Vueling, and Ryanair. The airport has a cargo handling capacity of 1.6 million tons per year.

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Alicante-Elche Airport

Alicante–Elche Airport is located in the city of Alicante. The airport has two terminals. Terminal 1 is used for domestic flights and Terminal 2 is used for international flights. Alicante–Elche Airport is a hub for Ryanair and Vueling. In 2017, Alicante–Elche airport handled 203,849 metric tons of cargo, a 2.1% increase from 2016. This made Alicante–Elche Spain’s second busiest cargo airport.

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Valencia Airport

Valencia Airport is Spain’s third busiest cargo airport. It is located in the city of Valencia. The airport has two terminals. Terminal 1 is used for domestic flights and Terminal 2 is used for international flights. Valencia Airport is a hub for Ryanair. In 2017, Valencia Airport handled 134,736 metric tons of cargo, a 3.2% increase from 2016. This made Valencia Spain’s third busiest cargo airport.

Statistics

According to data from the Ministry of Transport, Spain‘s shipping activity increased by 4.5% in 2021 compared to the previous year. This is the highest growth rate in the last decade. This can be attributed to the country‘s advantageous location and the expansion of its port infrastructure. Rotterdam, Antwerp, and Hamburg are the busiest ports in Spain. These ports handle a combined total of over 200 million tons of cargo each year.

Spain is also home to the world‘s third-largest container port, Valencia. The port handles over 5 million containers each year. This is a significant increase from the 3 million containers handled in 2009. Container traffic has been growing steadily in recent years and is expected to continue to grow in the future.

Spain‘s shipping industry is an important contributor to the country‘s economy. In 2021, the industry is expected to generate revenues of over €22 billion. This is a significant increase from the €17 billion generated in 2020. The shipping industry is expected to continue to grow in the coming years.

Our Services

We offer ocean freight shipping services that cover the entire container freight transportation process including:

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Pick up and delivery
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Land transportation
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Ocean freight transportation
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Customs clearance
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Documentation
Rules & Regulations

There are a few things to keep in mind when shipping to Spain. First, make sure that whatever you‘re shipping is legal to ship to Spain. There are restrictions on some items, such as food and plants. Secondly, be aware of any customs fees or taxes that may apply to your shipment. And finally, make sure to use a reliable shipping company so that your shipment arrives safely and on time.

As with any country, when shipping cargo to Spain, it is important to be aware of the customs regulations in order to avoid any delays or penalties. Here are some key things to keep in mind:
–All shipments must be declared to Spanish customs.
–A completed customs declaration form must be included with the shipment. –Certain items may be subject to import taxes and/or duties, which must be paid before the shipment can be released.
–Shipments may be subject to inspection by customs officials.
–Detailed documentation (including commercial invoices, packing lists, etc.) may be required for certain items.
By following these guidelines, you can help ensure a smooth customs clearance process for your cargo.

Import & Export to/from UAE

The process of exporting and importing goods in Spain is relatively straightforward. Companies that wish to export goods to Spain must register with the Spanish government and obtain a license. Once licensed, they can begin shipping goods to Spain. goods must be declared at the point of entry into Spain, and import taxes and duties must be paid. Companies that wish to import goods from Spain must also register with the Spanish government and obtain a license. They must also declare their goods at the point of entry into their own country and pay any applicable taxes and duties.

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Spain have strong trade relations. The UAE is Spain‘s second–largest trading partner in the Middle East and North Africa, and Spain is the UAE‘s 15th–largest trading partner worldwide. Bilateral trade between the two countries totaled €12.4 billion in 2015. The UAE is a major market for Spanish exports, particularly for food and beverages, chemicals, and machinery. Spain is also a significant source of imports for the UAE, including petroleum products, vehicles, and pharmaceuticals.

Banned Products

There are a variety of products that are banned from being imported into Spain. These include items that are considered to be dangerous, such as certain chemicals and weapons. Additionally, there are prohibitions on items that are considered to be cultural treasures, such as certain artworks and historical artifacts. Finally, Spain also has strict regulations on food and plant products, so items such as fresh fruits and vegetables are often not allowed into the country.

Due to the current pandemic, the following items are banned from entering Spain:
–Masks (unless for medical purposes)
–Sanitizer
–Disinfectant Wipes
–Toilet Paper
–Paper Towels
–Canned Foods
–Dried Foods
–Water
–Non–Prescription Medicine
–Soap
–Toothpaste

Documents & Customs Clearance

When shipping cargo to Spain, the following documents are required for customs clearance:
– Commercial Invoice
– Packing List
– Bill of Lading
– Certificate of Origin

In addition, the following documents may be required depending on the type of cargo being shipped:
– Sanitary and Phytosanitary Certificate
– Import License
– Certificate of Analysis

All air cargo arriving in Spain must go through customs clearance. This process can be done either electronically or in person at the airport. In order to clear customs, the shipper must have all the necessary paperwork, including a commercial invoice, packing list, and bill of lading. The cargo must also be declared to customs. Once all the paperwork is in order, the cargo will be cleared for entry into Spain.

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