Goods Allowed and Prohibited from Export

Below is a list of export consignments which are approved or prohibited for export by the Federal Government of Nigeria

Foods

  • Pineapples
  • Fruits
  • Vegetables
  • Processed Food
  • Peanuts
  • Cocoa
  • Coffee
  • Yams
  • Tomatoes
  • Spinach
  • Okra
  • Plantain

Clothing

  • Shirts
  • Pants
  • Men
  • Women
  • Boys
  • Girls
  • Babies

Furniture

  • Living room
  • Bedroom
  • Dining area
  • Children’s room
  • Office
  • Doors

Exportable Manufactured / Semi-Manufactured

  • Alkylate
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Aluminum products
  • Adhesives
  • Ball pens
  • Bolts and Nuts
  • Baby food and feeding
  • Bottles
  • Chemicals
  • Cosmetics and perfumes
  • Furniture
  • Foam products
  • Garments and suits
  • Handicrafts
  • Insecticides
  • Palm kernel/edible oil
  • Rubber sheets
  • Lubricants
  • Liquor powder
  • Leather products
  • Automobile(Peugeot)
  • Polyester yarn and chip
  • Textiles
  • Tires and tubes
  • Printing ink
  • Glycerin
  • Assorted bathroom
  • Slippers
  • Assorted polybags
  • Assorted sacks
  • Processed leather

Exportable Commodities

  • Cocoa
  • Coffee
  • Cashewnuts
  • Rubber
  • Kolanuts
  • Palm Kernel
  • Coconuts
  • Cotton
  • Charcoal
  • Cow horns and hooves
  • Timer Cimelina
  • Shrimps and prawns
  • Sheanut
  • Sesame seeds
  • Cotton printed fabrics
  • Hibiscus Flowers

Exportable Minerals

  • Cassaiterite
  • Columbite
  • Gelena
  • Gold
  • Iron-Ore
  • Lead-Zinc
  • Manganese
  • Moleybdenite
  • Asbestos
  • Limestone
  • Coal
  • Lignite
  • Emerald
  • Aquamarine
  • Ruby
  • Sapphire
  • Granite
  • Marble

Goods Prohibited from Exports

  • Raw hides and skin
  • Timber (rough and sawn)
  • Scrap metals
  • Unprocessed rubber latex and rubber lumps