As facing with many new beginning end-users, we make a step-by-step guide of importing OnePrint digital printers from China to help customers away from troubles.
The blog involves the entire steps and considerations, please carefully read. ( including shipment, payment, shipping agent, customs duty, take the delivery.)
How to make an order?
- Contact our sales to confirm all printer details, and we will send you a Performa Invoice with our bank information.
- After receipt of your payment, we will prepare goods (5~7 working days) and arrange shipment for you.
- After shipping, we will send the commercial invoice, packing list for you checking goods and the telex release B/L for you taking the delivery.
- The local delivery agent will inform you of the arrival of goods. after handling the customs clearance, you can take the delivery by telex release B/L simply.
Six Important Tips
1. Check if you have the right to import digital printers into your country.
You should confirm import-related documents with local customs or government to make sure targeted printers comply with the relevant regulations of the customs on import. Import regulations and required documents vary from country to country, such as require export and import license, certificate of origin, CE, MSDS…
2. Reduce risks by carefully confirming the order.
The order should cover printer specifications, payment method, currency type, delivery terms you have agreed.
3. Decide the Method of Transportation
We can deliver our printer machine to any country by sea, or by air if urgent.
Shipping terms: FOB, EXW, CFR…(commonly-used)
Our price list shows the EXW price.
Use your shipping agent
- If you have a forwarder agent, suggest to ask them to collect goods in our factory. And we don’t charge any cost.
Use our shipping agent
- If use our forwarder agent to arrange shipment, we send goods to the port of shipment or your demanded warehouse, it will be FOB price, including some local charge.
- And if we are responsible for shipping to your port of destination, it will be CFR price. suitable for a new importer.
4. The Method of Payment
Support Bank Transfer, TT, PayPal, West Union. (other payment methods, pls contact our sales.)
Note: Installment is unsupported.
It’s reasonable that customers care about online trading security, besides sending you pictures, videos or visit our factory, we also support payment through Alibaba escrow to keep you rest assure. ( The buyer’s money will be held by a 3rd party and will only be released when the buyer confirms the order. It protects both buyer and seller.)
5. About Customs Clearance
You become liable for any customs charges (duties, taxes and other charges upon import), which must be paid before you can take delivery.
Here is printer HS code: 8443399000, you can look up important information such as duty rates and any import restrictions on the website or directly from your local customs.
6. Track Shipment Status and Pick Up Goods
- After shipping, our sales will send you telex release B/L, you can track the movement of goods in real time with the name, voyage number of the vessel, and B/L No.
- When you finish customs clearance, you can take the delivery with telex release B/L simply.
- Note: If you are a new importer, we suggest you find a local forwarder to help you deal with customs clearance and shipping in your country.