International purchases and shipping for buyers When shopping on eBay, you’ll find items from all over the world. If you buy from an overseas seller, they can ship to you through regular international shipping services, or if they’re in the US or UK, they may choose to use eBay’s Global Shipping …
Shipping Internationally Through The Global Shipping Program
Inspired by our international members, we thought we would take a look at the various scenarios that they face, and try to determine when and how international sellers have …
International buyers that have already paid high shipping costs and endured long wait times for mail forwarding are often more frustrated—and thus more difficult to work with—than domestic buyers if something goes wrong. Cost disputes.
Shipping from Alibaba’s Chinese manufacturers can take a while depending on where you live. Expect in some cases to be waiting up to six weeks for your items. For cost savings, many orders are shipped by boat to foreign buyers (which means if you are sourcing from an Asian manufacturer and you live in North America, your items will likely be
Ebay only allowed me to charge $4.00 shipping for a video game I listed, however my buyer is from Mexico and I am researching shipping costs to Mexico from my zip code and the cheapest rate is $15. I also stated I would include insurance free of charge with the shipment so there is another couple bucks.
Buyers often have the misunderstanding that when the purchase price includes shipping and handling, all the costs associated with clearing the package through CBP are covered by the seller. They don’t realize that brokers fees and CBP duties may be an additional charge that the buyer is responsible for.
Security for buyers. Purchase Protection covers all eligible purchases where PayPal is used, as well as payments made through our website. we’ll reimburse the full cost of eligible purchases plus original shipping. More secure shopping starts here. Set up a PayPal account. Dispute resolution process; Email, encryption, and other
Buyers should pay careful attention to shipping costs when you bidding or buying internationally since they can be extremely high for international shipments. Remember that you’ll be expected to pay them, no matter what they are, should you win the item in an auction.
BUYING AND SELLING GOODS INTERNATIONALLY International sales transactions between sellers and buyers require an agreement as to the form of payment for the goods. Various methods of payment settlement include but are not limited to open account, foreign collection, cash in advance and documentary credit. One of the most common forms of payment
Shipping to a U.S. mailing address During checkout, enter the phone number of the person you’re shipping to. International orders are intended for use in the U.S., and it is …