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We Provide High Quality Service

The JOINT U.S-ARAB CHAMBER OF COMMERCE is the most reliable agency for all of your certification and legalization needs. The Chamber’s team of industry experts has over two decades of experience in the field of standardizing and coordinating the preparation of commercial documents related to the export of goods from the United States to the Arab world.

We stand ready to help with the preparation of certificates of origin and all other documentation needed for customs authorities. The Chamber also provides guidelines for commercial invoices as well as all certificates related to your specific shipment.

When you are ready to export to any Arab country, our professional team will work with you to prepare these documents according to the most current guidelines, ensuring swift processing by the appropriate authority and eliminating any delays that may be very costly to both the importer and the exporter.

Our wide range of services include Certification of Commercial and Legal Documents. Authentication by the U.S. Department of State and Apostille for Countries that are signatories nations to  the Hague Convention. 


  • Bahrain
  • Morocco
  • Oman
  • Tunisia

Please mail all certification documents to:

​1050 Connecticut Ave- NW, Suite 500

Washington, DC 20036

​For questions, please contact:

Nazha Benchaln at

or call us at: (202)742-6794

Certification of Commercial Documents

All commercial documents for use in the Arab Countries need to be checked, verified and certified by The JOINT U.S-ARAB CHAMBER OF COMMERCE.The Certificate of origin and the Commercial invoice (C/O & C/I) must be originals, completed fully and accurately, they must be signed by the corporate agent and his or her Signature must be notarized by a notary public. All related certificates should be placed under the C/O and C/I.

Certification of Legal Documents

Any document of legal status, must be authenticated by the U.S. Department of State  prior to certification or legalization by the Embassy. Please check our list of legal documents below, The Joint U.S.- Arab Chamber of Commerce will handle all your legal documents according to the most up to date guidelines of the destination country.

Legalization by Arab Embassy:

The Legalization of commercial and legal documents is provided by the consular section of the Arab Embassy. This process differs from one country to another depending on the specific requirements of the destination country, and is required so the documents are recognized and accepted and by the legal system of the foreign country. Our team of experts specializes in handling the legalization process and will work expeditiously to save  our clients time and money.


The certification fee for commercial or legal documents is $25.00 per document.

The Chamber accepts company check or money order. For certification or legalization inquiries please e-mail: or contact:

Ms. Nazha Benchaln  at  

Tel: (202)742-6794

 Example of Documents we Service

Commercial Documents

  • Certificate of Origin
  • Commercial Invoice
  • Halal Certificate
  • Health Certificate
  • Letter of Credit Certificate 
  • Others 

Legal Documents

  • Power of Attorney

  • Trademarks
  • Articles of Incorporation / By-Laws
  • Agency Agreement
  • Sole Distributorship
  • Bid or Tender Letters
  • Registration of Corporations, Partnerships, or Joint Ventures

Personal Documents

  • Marriage Certificates

  • Death Certificates
  • Birth Certificates
  • Divorce Decrees
  • Adoption Dossier
  • FBI Records
  • Criminal History Report

Countries we Serve

  • Algeria
  • Bahrain
  • Egypt
  • Iraq
  • Jordan
  • Kuwait
  • Lebanon
  • Libya
  • Morocco
  • Oman
  • Palestine
  • Qatar
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Sudan
  • Syria 
  • Tunisia
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Yemen
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