What can I do if the parcel I am expecting is in customs? The status of a parcel sent to you from another country indicates that it is to be reviewed by customs. You need to wait for the package to clear customs. Team-BHP > Around the Corner > Shifting gears: Question about Indian Customs and your experience This is a discussion on Question about Indian Customs and your experience within Shifting gears, part of the Around the Corner category; Originally Posted by raghuvir I had ordered a headlight for my bike from aliexpress and the tracking shows this currently: ...
Sep 05, 2018 · ‘Held at Customs‘ means the package you are sending to the destination country is held by the officials of the importer country’s customs office. These government bodies hold the packages until they ensure that only permissible items cross their border and the taxes (Duties & Excise) are paid for the import.
For your information, if the shipments sent to most European countries, are held by the customs, it is suggested that the addressee can get back to the seller to ask for some kind of invoice or a description of the parcel for the customs. track-chinapost.com
Whoever gets “held by custom” no need to worry. It'll show held by custom when the item is in transit between India, CHENNAI (MADARS) AIR, Transfer from office of exchange (Inb), Air, BANGALORE SUB FGN POST or any other Office of exhange to SUB FGN POST ( from kolkat,Delhi,Mumbai or Chennai to other cities) When held by Customs, they will usually contact the customer for payment of VAT and duties. That happens on almost every imported item. The customer is responsible for those charges, per Amazon’s policy for international orders. Sometimes sellers on DHgate or AliExpress will try to hold you off for the time for filing a "not received" claim to pass. An HONEST seller will not do this, but unfortunately, not all sellers on such sites are honest. If this is the case, please check your order to see what the deadline for filing a claim is so that you don't miss it. Oct 19, 2013 · Aliexpress uses a convoluted dispute process that I think is made to piss you off and string you along until you give up. I had to upload the customs letter and the lawyers office letter (once it ultimately came in) but you have to use media fire express it took probably 10 attempts to upload to their lame site. Oct 19, 2013 · Aliexpress uses a convoluted dispute process that I think is made to piss you off and string you along until you give up. I had to upload the customs letter and the lawyers office letter (once it ultimately came in) but you have to use media fire express it took probably 10 attempts to upload to their lame site.