4 Oct 2011
Exporting to Saudi - Saudi Ban on 127 Volt Products and Other Voltage Restrictions
The Saudi Ministry of Commerce & Industry (MoCI) has notified the Saudi Customs through a circular that the following electrical products are to be banned, and the individual dates of implementation of these bans are as follows:
- All products with an operating voltage of 120V will be banned for import from 21st May 2012
- All spare parts for products with an operating voltage of 120V will be banned for import from 20th November 2025
- All products with dual voltage 127/220 volts will be banned from 28th February 2016. Only products rated 220V or 230V will be allowed into KSA after this period.
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