Qatar

  • Labeling Requirements
  • Required Documents
  • Licensing
  • Import Procedures
  • Taxes/Tariffs
  • Contacts

Please note:

The Qatari strictly regulates the import of alcoholic beverages.  Any U.S. company interested in exporting alcoholic beverages to Qatar is advised to see the assistance and advice of the USDA’s Foreign Agriculture Service office in Dubai, UAE.

A relevant FAS Attaché report for Qatar can be found at:
http://gain.fas.usda.gov/Recent%20GAIN%20Publications/Food%20and%20Agricultural%20Import%20Regulations%20and%20Standards%20-%20Narrative_Dubai_Qatar_6-14-2011.pdf.


CONTACTS


USDA Foreign Agricultural Service
Office of Agricultural Affairs
U.S. Consulate General, Dubai
P.O. Box 121777
Dubai, UAE
Tel: (011-971-4) 311-6183
Fax: (011-971-4) 354-7279
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 Ministry of Health
Director of Public Health Policy, Food Import Regulations
P.O. Box 42
Doha, Qatar
Tel: (974) 4407-0100
Fax: (974) 4442-1063
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Ministry of Economy & Commerce
Commercial Regulations Agency
P.O. Box 22966
Doha, Qatar
Tel: (974) 4443-2103
Fax: (974) 4443-1412
 

Ministry of Health Committee
Imported Food Products/Food Safety
P.O. Box 21266
Doha, Qatar
Tel: (974) 4407-0224
Fax: (974) 4435-3769
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The information in this guide was obtained from external sources, including the websites of various governmental agencies and organizations, direct contact with those agencies and organizations, and from Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) Attaché reports.  Consequently, the accuracy of this information depends upon the accuracy of the sources.

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This page was last reviewed on September 12, 2011.

Page last reviewed/updated: 09/04/2012