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UAE VAT 2018 – Customs Approved Agents

​Al Sharqi Shipping has always been on the forefront of government initiatives at our HQ in UAE, be it the first time the Dubai Port & Customs went live...

UAE VAT Exempted 20 Designated Free Zones

We continue our in depth coverage of VAT for our Customers with another article highlighting the 20 free zones designated by FTA (Federal Tax Authority) throughout the UAE that...


The following are the frequently asked questions on Value Added Tax (VAT) in the UAE. If you are unable to find an answer to your specific query, please visit the...

VAT 2018 Compliance with UAE Customs

Dear Valued Customer, UAE has introduced VAT on January 1, 2018, for goods and cargo imported into UAE which shall be subjected to the VAT. Today we have compiled some...
Supply chain is Disruption due to VAT Impact


As you may already be aware the UAE has announced the introduction of VAT (Value Added Tax) effective 1st Jan 2018 at a standard rate of 5%. VAT will...

CMA CGM honors Al Sharqi Shipping for the year 2016

Dubai, UAE —July 18, 2017—Al Sharqi Shipping received Top official from CMA CGM Office, Santosh Devasper, CMA CGM Commercial Manager; Manoj Kumar CMA CGM Export Trade Manager and Pradeep...

Sharjah Business Summit 2017

Sharjah, UAE —May 17, 2017Gulftainer, along with its logistics subsidiary Momentum Logistics, co-hosted the Sharjah Business Summit with prominent local government entities and a special invitation to Al Sharqi...
Platinum Award 2016

Maersk line’s Annual Platinum Award 2016

Al Sharqi Shipping was once again recognized as a top Maersk Line customer for the past year 2016. Dubai, UAE —April 19, 2017—Al Sharqi Shipping is honored to receive...

Sharjah Seaports & Customs steps up efforts to expand e-services for supply chain industry

Al Sharqi Shipping along with couple of handful of companies are chosen to take part in the focus group to test out the new platform from Sharjah Seaports &...
Happy New Year

Al Sharqi Shipping : Year in Review 2016

This year was a huge one and we thank you for being a part of "Al Sharqi Shipping Family". Your trust and confidence has strengthen us and made 2016...