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If you are leaving the Republic of Uzbekistan, keep in mind that individuals can freely export goods with you up to $ 3,000. At the same time, they are not required to be exhibited in the passenger customs declaration.

From January 1, 2019 it is permitted to export goods from the Republic of Uzbekistan to individuals without filling customs declaration for a total value of 5 thousand US dollars.

However, there are restricted rules for the export of certain types of goods. Including rice - up to 3 kg, bread - up to 5 kg, meat and meat products, sugar and vegetable oil - up to 2 kg, as well as fresh fruit and vegetable products, grapes, melons, legumes, as well as dried vegetables up to 40 kg.

Do not forget! Certificate of allowance for drugs, psychotropic substances and precursors, ozone-depleting substances and their products, cultural values, firearms and ammo, wild plants, their parts, fruits, seeds and botanical collections, wild animals and their parts, zoological collections, life activities products, booty, overcoats, ecologically hazardous products and waste must be obtained from the competent authorities.

There is also the rules of exporting cash of foreign and national currency for individuals.

Citizens of the Republic of Uzbekistan, foreign citizens having a permanent residence in the Republic of Uzbekistan and persons without citizenship, are permitted to freely export cash of foreign currency in the amount of US $ 5,000 or equivalent to it mentioning it in the passenger customs declaration.

When exporting cash foreign currency in the equivalent of $ 2,000 they are not required to be exhibited in the passenger customs declaration.

The withdrawal of cash from excess of the established amount is required special permission from the Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

Non-residents of the Republic of Uzbekistan or foreign citizens and persons without citizenship who do not have a permanent residence in the Republic of Uzbekistan, carry out cash foreign currency on the basis of a filled-in customs declaration, That means, it is not allowed to export cash foreign currency in excess of the amount of cash foreign currency mentioned in the customs declaration before.

In addition, when exporting cash foreign currency in excess of the amount set by non-residents of the Republic of Uzbekistan, who are the winners or participants of competitions, contests established in the Republic of Uzbekistan, a document confirming the legitimacy of receipt of cash foreign currency is required.

It is permitted to export the sum of the national currency “UZS”, which does not exceed 50 times the minimum monthly wage.

To withdraw cash in excess of the set amount, the Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan shall obtain a relevant permit.

If you do not have a complete understanding of the customs rules, then you can contact the customs officers who serve at the border post.

13.02.2018

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