Cabo Verde - Country Commercial Guide
Temporary Entry

Discusses requirements for products entering the country/economy temporarily. Includes information on warranty and non-warranty items shipped for repairs.

Last published date: 2022-07-31

Goods in transit, temporary import, re-import, and re-export are within the category of imports exempted from license requirements, which includes those without commercial value and not assessed custom duties.  Foreign contractors may benefit from temporary exemptions from import duties when the items are necessary for the performance of government contracts or approved foreign investment projects.