Updated Friday, December 29, 2017--Effective January 1, 2018, de minimis threshold on inbound shipments to Taiwan, China will decrease from 3,000 NTD (US$ 99*) to 2,000 NTD (US$ 66*) per shipment per day.
The de minimis is the minimum dollar value of qualifying** goods, below which no formal customs procedures are required and no duties or taxes are collected. Most shipments into Taiwan, China valued at more than 2,000 NTD will now be subject to customs declarations, import duties and VAT.
To learn about this new change, please contact your Account Manager or Customer Service Representatives. You may click here http://law.moj.gov.tw/LawClass/LawAll.aspx?PCode=G0350064 for the latest update.
*Converted amounts in USD are approximate values and are subject to prevailing exchange rates
** Formal customs entries on certain goods may still be required, regardless of value