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DHL Express Djibouti

Comprehensive source of information about DHL Djibouti. Here you’ll find office addresses, shipping guidelines and restrictions, drop-off and collection points for DHL Express shipments, key local facts and more!

DHL can be contacted at the following telephone numbers:

  • Within: +253 21 350642 or +253 21 353844
  • Outside: +253 21 350642 or +253 21 353844
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DHL Express - Djibouti

Inchcape Shipping Services
Rue De Geneve
PO Box 81

Opening Hours

  • Mon-Wed: 07:00-17:00
  • Thu: 07:30-12:30
  • Fri: Closed
  • Sat: 07:30-12:30
  • Sun: 07:30-18:30
  • Holidays: Closed

DHL Express Import Guidelines

Shipping guidelines, standard prohibitions and restrictions to consider when sending express shipments to Djibouti.

Prohibited Commodities for Djibouti

All items offensive to the Muslim culture are prohibited. These include pork products, pornography, religious publications/figures.
Dangerous goods, haz. or comb. mats
Gambling devices

Shipping Commodities – What You Need to Know

Certain commodities are considered as “Non-Document” and need to be accompanied by an invoice and, in some cases, additional customs documentation. Other commodities are considered simply as a “Document” and only require a DHL Waybill to be completed. The following list explains what you need to do in order to ship various commodities.

Document Commodities (Require only DHL Waybill)

Airline tickets, blank stock (NI)
Airline tickets, issued/validated
Annual reports
Booklets, brochures (non-adv.)
Books: hardbk/paperbk non-comm. use
Business cards
Cash letters (NI)
Cheques, cancelled (NI)
Cheques, cashier (NI)
Computer printouts
Credit card blanks (NI)
Credit cards (NI)
Documents, general business
Invoices, not blank
Manuals, technical
Money orders (NI)
Music, printed or manuscript
Personal mail
Photos as part of business reports
Plans/drawings-arch/indust/eng. pur
Price lists
Price tickets for garments
Publication not for public resale
Ship manifest-computer generated
Shipping schedules
Visa applications

Commodities where you should contact your local Customer Service advisor to clarify shipping requirements

Alcoholic beverages
All other commodities are Non-Document in nature and should be accompanied by a DHL Waybill and an Invoice.