More and more Saudi Arabia paper roll business traders and importers are considering to order the products from overseas markets,such as India,Malaysia,China,etc.Here in this article we will let you know more about Saudi Arabia markets and the paper rolls business in the restricted market.
1.Know More About Saudi Arabia :
Saudi Arabia , officially known as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA),is the largest Arab state in Western Asia by land area (approximately 2,150,000 km2 (830,000 sq mi), constituting the bulk of the Arabian Peninsula) and the second-largest in the Arab world (after Algeria). It is bordered by Jordan and Iraq to the north, Kuwait to the northeast, Qatar, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates to the east, Oman to the southeast, and Yemen in the south. It is the only nation with both a Red Sea coast and a Persian Gulf coast. Its population is estimated to consist of 16 million citizens and an additional nine million registered foreign expatriates and two million illegal immigrants.
2.Paper Rolls Markets
From past 5 years ( 2008 – 2013),the top 3 origin paper rolls importing markets to Saudi Arabia is China,Malaysia,India.As with the strong influence of “made-in-China”,millions of goods from China are exported to overseas markets by container and container every year,paper rolls are also included.As the paper roll factory,facilities,converter & slitting machine are very hard to install in the hot country,they would rather to import than build a plant by themselves.
The popular paper rolls in KSA market are :
- 80 x 70mm Thermal paper roll
- 78 x 70mm Thermal POS roll
- 57 x 70mm Thermal Roll Paper
- 57 x 40mm POS Paper Roll
The paper rolls are used in bookstore,coffee bar,restaurant,gas station,government which require information printed.
3. Logistic and Importing Licence
The most used port for importing paper rolls to Saudi Arabia are:
- We can arrange sea shipping and land logistic to KSA markets
Also KSA custom has strict policy in importing the goods since they wanna protect the domestic economy.The tariff code for thermal roll is 48109000 or 48169010.Some documents such as Certificate of Origin,Chamber Certificate ,etc are also mandatory for importing custom clearance.