Dropshipping- Hire Customs Broker and Apply for Permit

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15 Oct 20 04:58:35 pm
Dear Guys,

I would like to ask if someone has experience in dropshipping and already deal with customs releasing in the destination country.

I just get frustrated with the notion that :
-should I hire a customs broker for a 39 USD worth of product to be able to release it?
-I dont know if when we say "Air Mail" or any ""Express"" provider such as DHL UPS EMS(sorry for the term, not yet familiar with this) means automatically has an in-house customs broker
-do I really have to apply for permit to Food Drug Administration (FDA) or any agency regulating body just to delivery the 39USD soap bar, as this permit may be part of customs releasing?

I learned that there is de minimis value in which zero-free duties and taxes and as per memo, this is entitled for ïmmediate release"'. I just can tconclude safely if this means, I dont need to hire customs broker and secure permit to regulating agency.

Thanks for your help.



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