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Originally Posted by fofamit View Post

On an order of $382 before shipping costs using USPS there was a duty cost of $57.77 =/ But to be fair though, that is pretty much sales tax so it isn't too bad.

Yeah, you'll always have to pay duties unless you're really lucky. What you don't want to pay for is brokerage fees, UPS is horrible for those. I ordered the pre-sleeved cables from Corsair, and they only ship via UPS. When it got to my door I have 15$ in duties and 40$ in brokerage fees. Had it of been shipped by USPS I would have only paid the 15$ duties as brokerage fees are always included with USPS.

Hrmmm, good to know some suppliers can actually declare a lower value to a package, could save some money if it's the case...
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