2.3. Which documents are required for the ACI filing?¶

Please note that the official and always up to date information regarding the list of required documents for the advance cargo information (ACI) document manifestation to the Egyptian customs is published at https://www.nafeza.gov.eg/.

At the time of preparing this answer (24.4.2021), the following documents were listed as required when filing ACI.


  • Bill of Lading draft or Bill of Lading copy

  • Packing List

  • A commercial invoice (must include tax/VAT ID for both importer and exporter; must match with data entered in Nafeza by importer)

  • Certificate of origin

Depending on shipment/cargo, other documents might be required, such as:

  • Other certificates (e.g. phytosanitary certificate‚Ķ)

  • Other documents

NOTE: Each required document must be uploaded as a separate file on the CargoX platform, and set the correct document type. It is prohibited to combine several documents into one file.