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How many days Forex Cargo USA to Philippines?

How many days Forex Cargo USA to Philippines?

Approximately 7-10 Days
How long does it take for my package to reach the Philippines? Approximately 7-10 Days for Metro Manila deliveries from the time the boxes are loaded and leave the US. *Transit period is from the time the boxes are loaded in our container(s) and leave the port in the US.

What is the size of forex balikbayan box?

They have a similar FOREX Jumbo dimension of 24″ x 24″ x 18″. Please call your local FEDEX office for box availability. Sometimes they may have a bigger box size of 24″ x 24″ x 24″.

How much do balikbayan boxes cost?

How Much Does it Cost to Send a Balikbayan Box?

Destination Small BBB Large BBB
Metro Manila $35 to $60 €60 to €70 $50 to $108 €90 to €100
Luzon $40 to $65 €60 to €70 $65 to $115 €90 to €115
Visayas $40 to $65 €45 to €70 $70 to $125 €110 to €120
Mindanao $40 to $75 €50 to €75 $90 to $135 €120 to €130

How long does balikbayan box take from USA to Philippines?

How many days does it take to receive balikbayan box? It depends on the shipping agency you have chosen and the type you used (sea or air), however, the least is about a month from the US. However, it will take 2-3 days for customs handling and additional time if you are in provincial areas.

How can I send balikbayan box from USA to Philippines?

How to send a balikbayan box

  1. Find the shipping agency that will deliver your package.
  2. Choose the box that can fit all the items you’re sending.
  3. Gather all the items you plan to include in the package and list each one on the balikbayan box information sheet.

How can I track my balikbayan box?

“To access the balikbayan box tracker, go to the Bureau of Customs website— —and click on the Balikbayan Box Tracker banner,” he said. The tracker “contains the names of the foreign forwarder and the local forwarder or broker, entry date, clearance date and current status (of the shipment).”

How can I send Balikbayan box from USA to Philippines?

Can an American send a balikbayan box?

Anyone can send Balikbayan Boxes to the Philippines, even Corporations, Partnerships and Sole Proprietors. But only a Qualified Filipino While Abroad can avail of the tax and duty-free privilege of balikbayan boxes under Section 800 (g) of the Customs Modernization and Tariff Act (CMTA).

What Cannot be sent in balikbayan box?

The only things you can’t send, according to Philippines Customs, are:

  • Alcohol.
  • Car or motorcycle parts.
  • Ceramic tableware.
  • Cultural artefacts and pottery.
  • Military items.
  • Animal hide, including dog and cat fur.
  • Drugs or a drug paraphernalia – except for prescribed medicines.
  • Firearms and explosives, or parts thereof.