How to ship internationally

Shipping internationally doesn’t have to be difficult, but getting the right paperwork in order and checking the relevant regulations is vital in ensuring your shipment passes through customs smoothly.

Export control

Make sure you’re complying with sanctions and export regulations.

Customs clearance

Find out how to prepare your shipment for customs.

International shipping

Shipping abroad doesn’t have to be difficult. Get started with international shipping in 5 easy steps.

Learn how to ship worldwide

When it comes to sending goods across the globe, it’s important to have the necessary documents ready before shipping. Plus it helps to understand what a few key terms mean.

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Incoterms®

They summarise the tasks, responsibilities and risks relating to an international shipment.

Commercial invoice

This document provides key information for customs to clear your goods.
 

Sanctioned destinations

Some countries may have sanctions in effect, which could mean you can’t ship goods to certain destinations.

Fees and tariffs

Goods sent internationally are often subject to fees from customs. Since these vary according to the destination and the shipment value, make sure you are fully aware of what you or the receiver will have to pay.

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