Individuals sending EMS, packages, etc. to the US should read the following
Notice regarding enactment of the STOP Act on sending tracked items to the US
Revisions to the Customs Clearance Rules
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Progress of overseas mail order
- April 9, 2020
- Temporary suspension of acceptance and delivery delays of mail items destined to various countries/territories (Updated on April 9)
- April 1, 2020
- Temporary suspension of acceptance and delivery delays of mail items destined to various countries/territories
- Please note that there are items that cannot be sent as international mail (dangerous items as well as items prohibited for import in the receiving country).
- The customs clearance procedures for sending items by international mail that are more than 200,000Yen in value have changed.
- Please be informed that customs clearance fee, tariff duty, and consumption tax may apply to the international mail items.
- Please take notice of handling procedures in cases when parcels do not get delivered to the receiving country.