what are costs for importing goods
in order to explain the importing goods costs, here I would like to make aluminum stage truss as an example.
it is mainly included as following:
1. price of the goods
2. delivery costs to port of importing goods
3. documents and other charges to importing port
4. shipping costs to destination port
5. destination port charge
6. custom duty and tax
7. delivery costs to your door
normally, we only take price of goods, shipping costs, custom duty as the main costs.
if facts, the other 4 parts also take much costs even not the main costs.
how much duty should pay if import aluminum stage truss scaffolding from China to USA (on july22, 2021)
5.7 % COST
【note】common duty rate
30.0 % COST
86.01 % COST
【condition】 (TRANS.DATE >= 06/06/2017)
0.125 % COST
【condition】 transportation by sea
【condition】 COST <= 800
【condition】 COST > 800 AND COST <= 2500
0.346 % COST
【condition】 COST > 2500
how can I know my import duty on aluminum truss, stage and scaffolding? if you are ready to import our aluminum truss, stage and scaffolding from China, and you do not know the duty costs from your goverment, you can use this website to check.
FAQ for FOB price except shipping costs
there are 4 key points for those client who has never imported goods such as our aluminum stage, truss and scaffolding before with FOB terms.
1. custom duty is levied by your local goverment and it may change from time to time, only if your goods arrived at the destination port, the custom shall issue the amount;
2. the destination port shall charge you many fees, such as DDC costs, handling fee, doc fee, trans fee, BAF, C.C.C, THC ect. please noted that these fees are changing from time to time also.
3. in U.S the goverment shall charge you ISF, and this is changing from time to time as said above.
these 3 parts above can not know until you collecting the goods. if you want to know the rough number, we can only give you some caculation for estimate.
4. importing goods to U.S. as person or company shall need different imformation for shipper to verify when collecting goods at the port. a person need ID or PASSPORT NO., while a company need TAX NUMBER. and the information need to be provided before shipping.
what the production process for aluminum stage truss scaffolding
the production process in my company mainly includes:
1. cutting the raw material
6. check the apparance of finishied products
7. testing and trial erection
can I have a copy of brochure? yes, you can download here or go to "support" page to "download".
What is the Claim Period？
Any discrepancy on the shipped goods should be put forward within 30 days after the arrival of the vessel carrying the goods at the port of destination and the buyer should present the survey report issued by the surveyor agreed by the seller. if the goods have been processed the buyer will loss the right to claim. the seller shall not settle the claim within the responsibility of the insurance company or ship company.
What is the storage terms？
If the cargo can not been collected on time as the PI and goods has to be keeped in factory, we shall charge storage fees, when the storage time is more than 30 days counting from the agreed delivery date, the storage fee is 0.5% of the total Goods Value Per day.
Can you provide the CAD drawings?
Yes, we can provide the plan for the customer according to their dimension and requirements.
If you have draft or idea for your product we can provide custom services and develop the drawing.
What's the delivery time?
It's about 10-15 working days,whie mostly depends on orders quantity and shipping schedule. if you need specific time, please contact us.
What's the warranty of your products?
In the case of proper use of the product, the warranty is one year from the date of shipment. During this period, if any damage caused by non-artificial fault, we will provide the replacement spare parts, otherwise there will be a charge for those spare parts.
What is your payment terms?
100% deposit before production( total amount belowed 5000USD)
30% deposit before production by T/T, 70% balance after inspection before delivery by T/T.
What is your shipping and payment terms?
Shipping is from Huangpu Port(guangzhou) or Yantian Port (shenzhen), other ports in China are also acceptable.
if you need specific shipping time, please contact us.
we shall contact you and give feedback ASAP.
What is your prices terms?
Our price is EXW price. (Ex works (EXW) is an international trade term that describes when a seller makes a product available at a designated location, and the buyer of the product must cover the transport costs).
What's your MOQ
truss:1 m, stage:1.5 m2, scaffolding: 1 set
for other product please contact us, we would like to give you bset service as we can.
Do you have any certificate?
We have CE, ISO,SGS and TUV certificate.
Can you provide OEM service?
Yes, we can.
please tell us your specific requirements.
if you need this service, please contact us for details.
Are you a trading company or the professional manufacturer?
We are the professional manufacturer.