What is the US Customs

USA import regulations

Since the USA is not a member of the European Union, the strict customs regulations of the USA must be observed when sending mail and parcels. For many products there are import restrictions that you must take into account.

US CUSTOMS REGULATIONS

You can send private mail and parcels Duty-free up to a value of US $ 100 ship to the United States. The USA's import regulations for perfumes and tobacco products provide for exceptions. These are only duty-free if the value of the entire package is less than $ 5. In principle, alcohol may not be sent by post. The recipient must pay customs duties on packages that exceed the exemption limit. Make sure you have one Customs declaration to be completed as this is necessary for all shipments to the USA.

Textiles valued at over $ 250, plus anything else Goods valued over $ 2,000, cannot be sent by post. The import of such goods is only permitted through special customs agents according to US customs regulations. The commercial import of food is only permitted with the written approval of the U.S. Food and drug administration possible.

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