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Shipping from the USA to Australia

January 5, 2016 - Posted By shipporter

What You Need to Know About Shipping Antiques and Collectables from USA to Australia Hunting on eBay for antique treasures or home decor can be rewarding and a lot of fun. After all, who can resist beautiful antiques and artworks from around the globe? But what can you do when you find a lovely piece […]

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4 Simple Steps To Get a Tax Refund on Your US Purchases

November 23, 2015 - Posted By shipporter

Shipping from US to Australia So you’ve bought something in America and want to get it shipped to Australia. Because the Shipporter warehouse is located in California, all USA imports and purchases make their first stop there. However, under CA law if the delivery is to a CA address, then the supplier is obliged to […]

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Black Friday Deals in Australia: Delivered To Your Door With Shipporter

November 17, 2015 - Posted By shipporter

If you haven’t heard of the Black Friday sales before, you’re not alone! Many Aussies are unaware of this American tradition, simply because we don’t have Black Friday sales in Australia. What Are the Black Friday Sales? Taking place immediately after Thanksgiving, Black Friday sales are much like our Boxing Day ones – think early […]

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3 Simple Steps for Importing Goods from Europe

October 22, 2015 - Posted By shipporter

There are a lot of hidden costs involved in importing goods from Europe, and for peace of mind, it’s best to plan well ahead to make sure your goods arrive safely and with minimal surprises. Many first time importers are shocked by how easily costs can spiral out of control. Whether you’re planning to import […]

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Shipping from USA to Australia the easy and affordable way

October 15, 2015 - Posted By shipporter

What to do if you’re having issues shipping from USA to Australia with Shopmate Have you recently tried to make a purchase on an online web store based in the US, only to discover at the checkout that they don’t ship to Australia? Have you ever had a package shipped to you from overseas, but […]

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US Freight Forwarding Services reviewed by Choice

October 8, 2015 - Posted By shipporter

Australian Consumer Advocacy Group ‘Choice’ performed an investigation into ShopMate and various US freight-forwarding services. The article titled Pass the parcel by Elisabeth Baulch focuses on resolving issues regarding a lack of postage options when US retailers are unable to ship products to Australia.

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Freight forwarding is the better way to ship

August 20, 2015 - Posted By shipporter

If you love online shopping, especially the products that are offered on international websites, then you will know it is no easy feat to get products delivered to Australia. Between fluctuating exchange rates and the cost of shipping by air freight, international freight can cost a fortune. Never fear, Shipporter can help. Whether you are […]

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Import goods the most cost effective way!

August 18, 2015 - Posted By shipporter

The current economic environment With our fluctuating world economy, the Australian dollar has declined rapidly in value – especially against the US dollar. At the time of writing, the AUD currently sits at $0.74 per US dollar. This economic environment has driven up the prices of overseas goods and made it harder for Australian consumers […]

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5 Steps to Import From China

August 13, 2015 - Posted By shipporter

Buying bulk from China, or importing goods from China to Australia, can be a savvy strategy for business entrepreneurs looking for a way to sell goods in Australia at a profit. As China caters to such a huge international market, the cost of manufacturing in China or sourcing goods from China is very minimal, making […]

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Share a Shipping Container to Split International Shipping Cost

July 20, 2015 - Posted By shipporter

Looking for a straightforward, low-cost shipping system that allows you to obtain nearly any item for your business from retailers in the US, UK, European and Chinese traders? Let Shipporter take the helm! Our expertise in moving products from overseas to your doorstep simplifies the uncertainty that often accompanies online shopping purchases from international vendors. […]

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Low Cost International Shipping

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Importing Goods To Australia: How To

June 25, 2015 - Posted By shipporter

Importing from China to Australia To compete in our globalised economy, a growing number of small and medium Australian businesses are looking overseas to secure high quality products – including machinery parts, materials and consumables – for internal use or to distribute on the Australian market (for example via eBay). Investing in new products or […]

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Importing from China to Resell on Ebay at a Profit

June 4, 2015 - Posted By shipporter

Importing from China to Australia As the economy becomes increasingly globalised, more and more small and medium Australian businesses are looking to import stock from China to resell or distribute to Australian retailers at a profit. What many of these businesses don’t realise that they are being ripped off by freight forwarders who don’t disclose […]

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eBay Shipping: How To Save

May 20, 2015 - Posted By shipporter

Do you love to hunt for great deals on eBay? Do you get a thrill out of outsmarting the retail giants and snagging a unique second hand or brand new item for a quarter of its retail cost? Incredible deals abound on eBay, especially if you’re casting your net wide and looking at worldwide retailers […]

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Shipping Your Order With Etsy in Australia

March 30, 2015 - Posted By shipporter

Are you a vintage homewares junkie who loves to occasionally splurge online? Do you often find that the item can’t be shipped to Australia, or you’ll have to pay a small fortune to do so? Etsy is a marketplace specialised in all things handmade and vintage or unique goods. If you have already been on Etsy’s […]

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Renovate Your Bathroom For Less With eFaucets Online!

January 22, 2015 - Posted By shipporter

In the process of renovating your bathroom? Fittings update on the horizon? Modernising this area of your house can add incredible value to your home – a fresh lick of paint and a new vanity cabinet can make all the difference. The thing is, tradesmen can be mighty expensive. Once you’ve factored in the cost […]

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Freestanding Bathtubs: Get Yours Direct From The US

January 6, 2015 - Posted By shipporter

Tyrell and Laing International, or T&L, are a Florida-based company who specialise in eye-catching and ergonomic freestanding bathtubs. Over the past few months Shipporter and T&L have been working together to bring these beautiful designs to Australia – helping clients create the bathroom of their dreams in their new, or recently renovated, homes.

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ET Found Alive And Well In Australia

December 19, 2014 - Posted By shipporter

Attention, science fiction fans! ET has returned to Planet Earth, landing in the US before travelling by shipping container to Australia. He had a comfortable journey, sharing his accommodation at sea with a few Bosch ovens, some brand new car parts and a Weber barbecue.

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4 Tips To Save Money While Shipping From the USA

December 17, 2014 - Posted By shipporter

Are you tired of finding the perfect online stores in the US, UK, China, or Europe, only to realise that they don’t ship to Australia? Or maybe they do – but the shipping costs are far too expensive? If you’ve read the info on our “How It Works” page, you’ll know that using Shipporter can […]

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The Secret Way To Get Stuff From The US

December 4, 2014 - Posted By shipporter

We are proud to announce that US to OZ, our sea freight service partners based in the US, have been featured in the Sydney Morning Herald this week. “The Secret Way To Get Stuff From The US” reveals how US to OZ, US based and Australian owned, grew through Sarah Madigan’s frustration of wanting to mail items back to […]

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