Burkina Faso Import Regulation for Japan Used Cars

Burkina Faso Import Regulation for Japan Used Cars

Japan Used Car Import Duty / Regulation in Burkina Faso


Year Restrictions
No Age Limit
Destination Port
Koudougou and Ouagadougou
Time of Shipment
28-36 Days (Container)
Vessel Schedule
Weekly (Container)
Shipping Line
Fesco Lines
No Inspection Required


Shipping Ports:

The major shipping ports in Burkina Faso are Banfora, Kaya, Koudougou, Ouagadougou and Lome (Togo).


Left-hand drive vehicles:

Importation of Left-hand drive vehicles is allowed in the country.



Through the process of import it is not required that the vehicle must be pre inspected.


Documents Required for Customs Clearance:

  • Original Certificate of Title and Registration

  • Original Commercial/Purchase Invoice

  • Vehicle condition report

  • Original Passport

  • Drivers License & International Insurance Policy (green card)

  • Non sale Certificate

  • Diplomatic exemption (diplomats)


Duties and Taxes:

  • Vehicles imported in Burkina Faso are subjected to duties and taxes.

  • The tax on vehicles if imported on temporary basis is approximately 6 percent of CIF value.

  • For all other vehicles the tax is about 53.22 percent.


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