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Shipping To Jamaica

Shipping To Jamaica

Shipping something to Jamaica? Here are some things you need to know about their duty and customs regulations. Breaches  Any action that goes against the customs laws is considered a breach. Breaches can result in fines up to three times the total cost, insurance, and freight value of the imported goods. When shipping items overseas, [...]
Customs Duty Information

Customs Duty Information

What Is A Customs Duty? Customs Duty is a tariff or tax imposed on goods when transported across international borders. The purpose of Customs Duty is to protect each country's economy, residents, jobs, environment, etc., by controlling the flow of goods, especially restrictive and prohibited goods, into and out of the country. Dutiable refers to [...]
Customs Agency sends warning to importers

Customs Agency sends warning to importers

  The Jamaica Customs Agency (JCA) is warning importers to desist from importing goods without the relevant permits, for concealing such goods, and for making a false declaration, as they will be caught and will face the full penalty for breaching the Customs Act. This warning follows on the heels of yet another find in [...]