Planning to buy products online from Bulgaria? Find below a brief description of the country's famous exports as well as some interesting information on the most sought-after products made in Bulgaria.
Bulgaria has an emerging market economy being an important exporter of agricultural and food products and industrial commodities. Bulgaria's main export partners are Germany,Turkey, Italy, Greece and Romania. The country is a member of the World Trade Organization and its export import policy is based on liberalized trade, consistency and compliance with the international trade rules.
The nation's geography allows it to produce diverse agricultural products and foodstuffs. Bulgaria's mountainous terrain holds various natural resources such as zinc, copper, lead, bauxite, timber and coal.
The top products exported by Bulgaria include petroleum and petroleum products, chemical products, machinery, packaged medicaments, wheat and other food products. The country is considered to be an important coal producer in Europe and the nation also manufacturers and exports perfumery essential oils, among which rose and lavender oil.
It is important to note that Bulgaria produces approximately 70 percent of all rose in the world. Bulgarian tradition of manufacturing essential oils dates back to the 17th century being a source of its national pride. Export Portal offers you a great opportunity to source Bulgarian Top Quality Rose Oil and Essential Oils Products from Verified Bulgarian Rose Oil Suppliers and Wholesalers.
The last data also shows that Bulgaria is the world's number one in Lavender production after managing to steal the 1st place from France in just several years. Bulgarian Producers of Lavender Oil export approximately 70 percent of the production to France. They sell lavender oil to French cosmetic companies and to local lavender oil producers.
Lavender Oil is really a liquid treasure that is prized by perfume makers around the world. Export Portal stocks Bulgarian lavender essential oils and High Quality Bulgarian Lavender Oil Products from Lavender Bulgarian Oils Suppliers and Exporters. Join Exportportal.com now to find the best deals with low prices on high quality products or to showcase your business and products throughout the world.
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Bulgaria imports mainly fuels, machinery and transport equipment, metals, raw materials. Bulgaria's main import partners are Russia, Germany, Italy, Romania and Italy.
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Customs requirements of Bulgaria
Bulgaria Customs Contact Information
Address:'Rakovski "47 Sofia 1202 Bulgaria
Telephone: +359 298594210
Bulgaria is a country situated in the south-eastern Europe, bordered by Romania, Serbia, Macedonia, Greece, Turkey and the Black Sea. The country is a member of the European Union, NATO, the Council of Europe and a founding state of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe.
Bulgaria's trade policy is the same as those of other members of the EU. Non-tariff barriers include agricultural and manufacturing subsidies, import restrictions for some goods and services, market access restrictions in some service sectors, non-transparent and restrictive regulations and standards, and inconsistent customs administration across EU members.
Goods are declared by a customs declaration. Besides the customs declaration, the other required documents by the customs authorities are an invoice, certificate of origin, transport documents, etc. A veterinary or phyto-sanitary certificate is necessary for goods of animal or plant origin.
Customs Duties on imports are 20% for non-European countries.
The National Customs Agency falls under the supervision of the Bulgaria Minister of Finance and its structure includes the Central Customs Directorate and eleven customs houses located at: the Sofia Airport, in Burgas, Varna, Vidin, Plovdiv, Svilengrad, Svishtov, Stolichna, Ruse and Yougozapadna.
Bulgaria, being a member of the European Union since 2007, follows all its directives and regulations. Thus, special permits and licenses may be necessary for performing certain trade activities in Bulgaria.
The internal market of the EU is a single market which allows the free movement of goods and services. Therefore, no import duties apply.
Most goods can be imported into Bulgaria without restriction. However, permits will be required for:
- nuclear materials
- dual use goods
- plant protection products
- hazardous chemicals