Minimum 8 oz chg ($5) per item
$10 per lb...over 16 oz (1 lb)
We ship electronic items, such as, laptops, tablets, ipads and kindles. If you are wanting to ship an electronic item there is a total of 12.5% tax applied based on your purchase price (excluding U.S. tax you paid.) Cell phones are also charged $90, tablets $60, and laptops $100.
At time of purchase it is necessary that you email us @ email@example.com with a picture of the paid invoice for the electronics item.
Only one cell phone per customer name each year is permitted by Customs. We cannot ship used or refurbished cell phones.
We recommend that you insure valuable items s/a electronics.
Any item over 12 inches
in any dimension is at $12/lb. Over two feet in any dimension is at $15/lb.
If the value of any item is $4,800 or more, or 95 kilos (209 lb) or more we cannot ship it.
If you are wanting to ship an item that is equal to or over 8.5 lb or equal to or over $400 in value there is Ecuadorian tax totalling 12.5% of the cost of the item (excluding tax you paid for the item).
'Unusual' items may incur an additional tax depending on the tax code of that type of item, so please email with any questions about sending 'unusual' items.
A $25 service fee will be added for 1st delivery per month regardless of the quantity or size.
Partial shipments in the same month have no service fee. Partial shipment deliveries in Cuenca central area are $5 for delivery.
Any invoice for an item(s) requiring special handling and/or transport have a $25 service fee.
There is no service fee on
inbound letters. For mail there is a $3 drop fee to El Confessionario or Matthew's Bagel.