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Offline mondi

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Wait until Australian Customs decide to get involved $$$

If it's $500 of value and comes in via Airmail or seamail it won't get hit with Tax. $1000 is the threshold.

If it comes in a container, then that's a completely different story......



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wasnt able to select method... i could only find one way to get an online quote



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Dave I can try contacting the procurement team in shanghai  let you know.

Only thing is that China  a week off for public holidays



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wasnt able to select method... i could only find one way to get an online quote

Yeah cos the size of the box. I think it needs to be huge before they give you the option.

Could be worth looking at one of those mobs that do the Excess baggage forwarding as well........



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Dave I can try contacting the procurement team in shanghai  let you know.

Only thing is that China  a week off for public holidays

thanks, its no rush, havent had it made yet, still getting quotes.



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Also EMS through the post office over there.


But the size of the package could be a problem.



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Contact DHL directly. All our small stuff is sent from our office in Hebei straight to our door in Sydney.



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It's worth contacting DHL directly and setting up an account. Talk up your volumes and get their best prices. PM me if you need a contact in there



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If its just a one off for now has anyone from SA already got an account he can ship it through?



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thanks, its no rush, havent had it made yet, still getting quotes.

dave I talked to one of the procurement girls, they usually get a better rate but she cant tell me until they go back to work.

She needs to know exactly where its coming from and the content, pm me if you want to



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