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FAQ´s Trade & Investment
1.- How can I obtain a list of exporting companies in Honduras?
You can obtain a list of Honduran exporting company names and their contact information by clicking www.hondurasinfo.hn/de2006es.asp and accessing the Directory of Exporters of the Honduran Foundation for Investment and Export Development (FIDE). The Directory of Exporters is in PDF format.
2.- How can I obtain a directory of customs brokers in Honduras?
The customs brokers association in Honduras is the Federación Nacional de Agentes Aduaneros de Honduras (FENADUANAH). To access their listing, please click here:
The Honduran Foundation for Investment and Export Development (FIDE) also publishes a listing of customs broker agencies. To access their listing, please click here:
3.- What are the requirements to import a vehicle to Honduras?
The importer must present:
Depending on the type of vehicle the following requirements apply:
Note: The best recommendation is to contact a customs agency.
4.- How can I learn about Honduran export promotion policies?
You can contact FIDE, the Honduran Investment and Trade Development Foundation http://www.hondurasinfo.hn/en_02.asp.
You can also contact the Department of Trade and Promotion of the Honduran Ministry of Industry and Commerce. The weblink is: http://www.sic.gob.hn/Promo/pagina/index.htm
Both institutions can provide assistance for current and future exporters through different programs. Some of these programs are:
5.- How can I learn more about export and import procedures of Honduras?
The Honduran Customs Office that implements regulations for imports and exports is the Dirección Ejecutiva de Ingresos (DEI). The DEI’s website is: http://www.dei.gob.hn/.
In the case of agricultural and food products, the regulating agency for food safety is Servicio Nacional de Sanidad Agropecuaria de Honduras (SENASA).
In this website you can find:
To find more information about importing from and exporting to Honduras please visit: www.hondurassiexporta.hn/home.php
6.- Where can I find information about the process of investing and doing business in Honduras?
To find information about business climate, opportunities for your business or general information on the benefits of investing in Honduras, please visit: http://www.invertirenhonduras.hn/default_en.asp.
In this website you can also find an INVESTMENT GUIDE HONDURAS.
You can also find related information at www.hondurasinfo.hn, the Honduran Investment and Trade Development Foundation.
7.- Where can I obtain information about light manufacturing companies in Honduras?
The Light Manufacturers Association in Honduras is the “Asociación Hondureña de Maquiladores” (AHM). Their website is: http://www.ahm-honduras.com/.
For inquiries, the point of contact at the AHM are:
Joseet Ordóñez V.| Marketing and Advertising Chief
Astrid Vanessa Barnica | Customer Service Official
8.- Where can I find more information related to economics, trade and investment in Honduras?
There are various sources of information on these topics, such as government agencies, private sector associations as well as regional and broader international organizations. The following links may be of interest: