How to export from Europe to Chile?

Chile is one of the most important economies in South America. The Andean country maintains commercial contacts with nations all over the world. These include the European continent.

There are trade agreements between the European Union and Chile that allow a fluid transit of goods, complying with a series of requirements and customs regulations. Not only with Europe as the origin of shipments, but also as a transit point for freight forwarding operations originating in areas such as the Middle East or North and East Africa.

Every year, there are thousands of exports to Chile that are carried out by air and sea transport. Most of them also travel by truck, van, or train through the overland part of the region.

For a company that is not used to ship products and goods from European countries to South America, this can be a complex task. In this sense, it is advisable to enlist the help of a logistics operator such as Logisber.

We have extensive experience in trade between Chile and countries such as Spain, Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Greece or Ireland, and other non-EU regions such as Switzerland or the United Kingdom. The products that are most exported from Europe to Chile are:

Sending goods to Chile

It is important to be familiar with the National Customs Service of Chile, which controls the operations that are carried out when goods enter and leave your country, as well as the collection of customs duties and corresponding taxes in each transport operation, both for export and import.

It is also essential to understand the documentation that must be included in the export of goods to be presented to customs and when they should be requested by the relevant authority. This includes the commercial invoice, the correct labeling, health certificates for food and beverage exports, the list of packaged products, and other requirements.

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The Chilean cities from which most European products are imported are:

  • Santiago de Chile
  • Concepción
  • Valparaíso
  • Puerto Montt
  • Rancagua
  • La Serena
  • Temuco
  • Talca
  • Antofagasta
  • Iquique

Do you need to send products or goods to Chile? Contact us now and we will help you with the entire export process from origin, during transit and to its final destination in any Chilean city. With total transparency and the best efficiency in the market.


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