ASG Advocates & Legal Consultants is the first Law Firm in the Middle East to specialize in custom procedures and technical affairs relating to export, import, re-export, transit, customs warehouses, free zones and other custom formalities and requirements together with solving all legal issues arising there from.
Our team has an abundance of experience and technical knowledge in dealing with customs cases such as, smuggling, parallel imports, counterfeit and similar offences and to initiate different customs suits before competent jurisdiction like customs administrations and committees, public prosecution and judicial and administrative agencies.
The UAE applies the “Common Customs Law of the GCC States” which is applicable in all GCC states in which any commodities crossing the customs line at importation or exportation are subject to the provisions of this law. This law is approved by federal decree No. 85 for the year 2007.
The commodities imported into the country are subject to custom dues specified in the Customs Tariff issued pursuant to the Common Customs Law.