Algeria (DZ)

Accepts ATA Carnets for Commercial Samples, Professional Equipment, and Exhibitions and Fairs

ATA Carnet Guarantee Association

Chambre Nationale de Commerce

Palais Consulaire, 6 rue Amilcar Cabral
C.P 16003 Alger, BP. 100 Alger 1er Novembre
Tel: (213.21) 96.77.77 or 96.66.66
Fax: (213.21) 96.70.70 or 96.99.99
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U.S. Commercial Service Export Assistance Algeria Country Portal
Download the Algeria Country Guide

Embassy in the U.S.

Embassy of Algeria
2118 Kalorama Road NW
Washington, DC 20008 USA
Tel: 202.265.2800
Fax: 202.986.5906

ATA Carnet Specifics

Algeria Customs does not allow the following items to enter Algeria under ATA Carnet:

• Industrial manufacturing or packaging of goods.
• Exploitation of natural resources, e.g. for the exploitation of an oil-field.
• Construction, repair or maintenance of buildings.
• Earth moving and like projects. Like projects refer to public works such as the construction, repair or maintenances of dams, gasworks, waterworks, bridges, harbors, roads, canals or tunnels.

However, Algeria does allow the following professional equipment in addition to Commercial Samples and Goods for Exhibitions and fairs to enter under the ATA Carnet

• Equipment necessary for the assembly of a machine or plant, which are usually taken apart for ease of shipping or transporting.
• Hand tools, e.g. drilling equipment for geophysical prospection for oil.

Algerian Customs

Trade Shows

ALGER FASHION FAIR: Ready-to-Wear, Fashion Accessories, Footwear Exhibition in Algeria
SIEHM: Medical & Hospital Equipment International Expo
MED-IT ALGER: Information Technology International Trade Show, Conference & targeted business meetings