Guinea Conakry ECTN Waiver Certificate 

ECTN stands for Electronic Cargo Tracking Note and it is a legal requirement by the customs authority in Guinea Conakry. The Guinea Electronic CTN certificate enables authorities to identify, control, track and forecast the traffic of imported goods.


Import Procedures

All any cargo discharged in the Guinea Conakry should be covered to an Electronic CTN certificate. The new ECTN requirement adopted to replace the previous Inspection Procedure. It enables Guinea Customs Office to electronically track the traffic of imports.

Necessary Documents

  • Original bill of lading copy (BL);
  • Commercial invoice copy;
  • Customs declaration copy;

Price List

Acquiring the waiver comes at additional costs to the importer/exporter. These costs depend on the type of cargo (20ft, 40ft, Break Bulk, RO-RO, etc.), a number of containers, the number of Bills of Lading raised and the country of discharge for the shipment.

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Goods banned that are worth to mention

  • Vehicles above the age of 8 years old;

Regulations & Restrictions

Guinea Conakry ECargoTrackingNote certificate must be requested by the exporter. The forwarding authorized agent can apply for the ECTN waiver on behalf of the freight owner in certain cases.

Importer/ Exporter must obtain Guinea ECTN waiver 5 days before the vessel arrives at the port. Failure to present valid ECTN certificate or fabricated ECTN number leads to a fine of up to $ 2500 USD per Bill of lading, plus the regulations charge determined by Guinea Conakry Customs.

Please note, you only have to acquire the Guinea E Cargo Tracking Note certificate if your shipment is discharged at Conakry ports. If your cargo uses Guinea Conakry for transit, then please apply for the final destination country waiver certificate.

Apply for Guinea ECTN Now

If you have all the required documents mentioned above, you can send the copies via e-mail to get your Guinea ECTN certificate validated Today. Alternatively, contact us if you have any concerns or your questions were not answered here.

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