Shipping from China to South Africa

PFC Express, one of the best shipping agents from China to South Africa

We provide the Best Shipping Solution and Shipping Rate for Shipping from China to South Africa.

If you have packages to send to South Africa, please take a few seconds to read this article.

PFC Express is a professional shipping agent which specializes in providing international delivery services from China to South Africa. We offer a variety of high-quality shipping methods from China to South Africa with the most cost-effective shipping rates. PFC Express can provide thoughtful and satisfactory delivery services from China to South Africa for all kinds of customers from ecommerce enterprise to individuals.

There is no need to worry about the shipping progress. PFC has conducted contract transportation arrangements with big express airlines, such as DHL, FedEx, UPS, USPS, and other airlines. This guarantees our delivery time and favorable shipping rates.


Advantages of using PFC

Focus

Concentrate on target markets and have a thorough knowledge of the international shipping markets. Pay more attention to standardization and systematization to decrease shipping costs while maintaining service quality.

Cheap Shipping Rate

Concluded contract transportation arrangements with big express airlines, such as DHL, FedEx, UPS, USPS, and other airlines. Improving working practices and productivity on a continuous basis to achieve reduced maintenance costs. We provide door to door shipping from China at a cheap cost.

Standardization

Centralized logistics solutions, operation processes, and freight management mean that we can act efficiently while maintaining flexibility at the quality service level. The concentration is maintaining standardization first.

Systematization

Our self-developed warehouse fulfillment system helps you to manage your international order at ease with 100% online paperless service, monitoring, and tracking.

Customs clearance Service

We provide tax prepaid service for express shipping with FedEx, DHL and UPS to most countries. Please contact us for more detailed quotes if interested.

Wide Coverage

We has integrated with more than 200 delivery methods around the world. There are storage facilities in China, United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Australia etc.

Highly Trained Team

We place a high value on job rotation and offer ongoing systematized training to all employees. Quick and efficient summary and replay to ensure they can supply you with world-class facilities. Ship from China with us and stay relaxed all the way.

Professionalism

Professionalism breeds greatness because we want our employees to have specialized skills and experience in their roles and responsibilities. Always have precise context and the best guidance for your express shipping needs.


Estimated quote for sending parcels from China to South Africa

Shipping methodChargeable WeightReference feeFuel surchargeReference delivery timeWith battery?
ZAEXPRESS1 KG$ 24.46 $ 0 7-15 weekdayYES
FedExCn-IE1 KG$ 123.47 $ 39.5 3-5 weekdayYES
FedExCn-IP1 KG$ 300.00 $ 96.0 2-3 weekdayYES
CNAPOST-SZ1 KG$ 15.08 $ 0 10-30 weekdayNO
CNRPOST-SZ1 KG$ 14.00 $ 0 10-30 weekdayYES
SZEUB1 KG$ 13.34 $ 0 7-22 weekdayYES
HKDHL-BA1 KG$ 39.91 $ 14.4 3-5 weekdayYES
PFCPL1 KG$ 31.68 $ 0 15-25 weekdayYES
HKFEDEXIP-C1 KG$ 51.24 $ 16.4 4-6 weekdayYES
HKDHL1 KG$ 40.12 $ 14.4 3-6 weekdayYES
HKUPS1 KG$ 38.11 $ 12.6 3-5 weekdayYES
ETK1 KG$ 26.57 $ 0 15-25 weekdayYES
HKUPS-F1 KG$ 77.58 $ 0 6-10 weekdayYES
SZFED-PAK1 KG$ 39.10 $ 11.1 3-5 weekdayYES
HKDHLX1 KG$ 33.22 $ 12.0 3-5 weekdayYES
SZFEDEX-IP1 KG$ 24.52 $ 7.8 2-5 weekdayYES
NLAPOST1 KG$ 19.85 $ 0 10-30 weekdayNO
NLRPOST1 KG$ 20.31 $ 0 9-25 weekdayYES

Remark

The quote and delivery time are for reference only. Pls contact us online customer support with your product details for tailored quotes.


4 steps for sending parcels from China to South Africa with PFC

  1. Register an account at PFC website
  2. Place an order online with all the essential info
  3. Hand over the products to PFC Express
  4. Pay the fees to ship the packages out


Prohibited & restricted items

Remark : If your package to South Africa contains one of the following items, please contact our PFC customer service staff directly.
Some of those items are restricted or even totally prohibited, it is important to avoid such shipment to prevent from troubles.

Drug Contraband

Explosives

Biohazard

Chemicals

Corrosive

Counterfeit

Ivory

Batteries

Flammable

Firearms

Drugs

Counterfeit Notes

Poison

Pornography

Knife

Tobacco

Gambling

Hazardous

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Shipping from China to South Africa The General trade declarations

The general trade declaration applications varies from shipping methods.

(1) DHL and UPS: The total calculation weight for single order exceed 100kg or the total declared value exceeds 5000 RMB.

(2) FedEx and TNT: The total calculation weight for single order exceed 500kg or the total declared value exceeds 5000 RMB.

(3) Customers requires general trade declarations to apply for export tax rebates.

(4) Customer requires general trade declarations for other purchases.

Documents required for general trade customs declaration: pro forma invoice, packing list, declaration elements, latest version of customs declaration form, and proxy declaration letter of attorney.

What should I do for the goods that meet the above requirements for customs declaration but do not want to declare it (no formal customs declaration qualification)? Please refer the followings.

1.For customers who have packages which meet the weight requirement of the general trade declaration and cannot be shipped via splited cartons, but do not have import and export qualifications, we can help them deal with customs clearance as an agent, and thus the customer only need to purchase declaration documentation.

2. For goods with a value of more than 5,000 RMB, it can be appropriately under-declared according to the actual situation, shipped as samples, so as to achieve reasonable tax avoidance without formal customs declaration.

3. For the goods that can be split in more than the weight section, it is easy to handle, divide the weight into the weight section that is not officially declared, and then transport it in a single ticket.

Shipping from China to South Africa The Required information

1. Sender information: sender's name, company name, country, address, contact number, zip code.

2. Recipient information: recipient's name, company name, country, address, contact number, zip code, and city.

* The recipient's information is very important. Incomplete or wrong address may lead to delivery failure, or even cause the goods to be sent to the wrong address. Please ensure the info provided are accurate and detailed.

3. Product information: the number of pieces/boxes of the goods, the weight of the goods (including actual weight and dimensional weight), the size of the goods (length, width, height, measured in cm), the name of the goods (both in both Chinese and English) ).

4. The VAT (Value Added Tax) number, declared value, and customs payer of the sender and recipient (there are three types: recipient, sender, and third party).

Shipping from China to South Africa The Charging method

1. Charging weight unit:

Generally, goods below 21Kg are charged as small cargo, each 0.5KG (0.5kg) is a chargeable weight unit, and if it is less than 0.5KG, it is calculated as 0.5KG;

Goods of 21Kg and above are billed as bulk cargo, each 1.0KG (1 kg) is a chargeable weight unit, and if it is less than 1.0KG, it is calculated as 1.0KG.


2. First weight and continued weight:

Generally, the first 0.5KG is the first weight (or lifting), and each additional 0.5KG is a continuation weight. Usually the cost of the first weight (lifting) is higher than that of the additional weight.


3. Actual weight and volume:

Actual weight refers to the actual total weight of a batch of items that need to be transported, including packaging.

Volume weight, when the volume of the item to be delivered is large but the actual weight is light, due to the limitation of the carrying capacity of the means of transport (airplane, train, ship, automobile, etc.) and the volume of the goods that can be loaded, it is necessary to measure the volume of the item and convert it into weight The method is used to calculate the weight of freight, called volume weight or volume.

The charging weight is usually calculated based on the actual weight and dimensional weight whichever is higher.

Shipping from China to South Africa The Shipping requirements

1. Please create order in advance at the PFC system, attach the invoice (3 sheets) and shipping label (1 sheet) when handing over the products to our warehouse.

2. It’s recommend to place fragile item reminders if the products are fragile itself, but do not attach any irrelevant stickers or tags;

3. Fill in the order information correctly in English. Pls declare with detailed product name, and avoid using words such as Gift and Sample;

4. Order information can be uploaded in batches using Excel, or synced through API.

Shipping from China to South Africa The Requirements for sending battery related items

1. Lithium batteries do not need box-in-box packaging, but each battery needs to be packed with anti-static packaging or foam bags and then put into a carton. Keep one battery in one cell, with the single carton weight be less than 25KG.

2. The battery is not limited to the model. The outer box is required to be clean and tough, no ears can be cut, no yellow tape can be used, and one side can be not be smaller than 2/3 of A4 paper.

3. Dry batteries need honeycomb separator or compressed version packaging, and lithium battery packaging can also be used.

4. Outer carton packaging: no yellow tape, no ears can be cut, the carton is tough, neat and clean.


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