Notification - change in Lufthansa Cargo process

Kenya customs requires PIN number for Consolidated Import shipments

With immediate effect Kenya customs requires all Consolidated import shipments to state the PIN number of the consignee. This number is assigned by Kenya customs. Should consignee agent not have one, kindly register with Kenya customs immediately.

The PIN number shall be transmitted to Lufthansa Cargo in FWB OCI line as follows (FWB versions 16 and above):



Provide Lufthansa Cargo with consignee agent PIN number as per registration with Kenya customs for all Consol shipments to Kenya.

Provide this in FWB/OCI line (OCI/KE/CNE/T/P000613672W) or on AWB, then LCAG will capture upon acceptance (paper fee applies)

  • Increased waiting times during import/delivery
  • No import clearance possible
07. June, 2019
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