Summary (Last Updated: 01/31/2018; 07:24) 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in South Korea
The 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympic and Paralympic games will take place in South Korea from February 9 to February 25 and March 9 to March 18, 2018 respectively. There will be changes in the handling of shipments to and from South Korea from now till March 18, 2018 as follows:
Delivery for inbound shipments
Pickup for outbound shipments
*SEP does not apply to self-consumption goods valued lower than USD 150 for Non-US origin shipments and USD 200 for US origin shipments, as the “Tax Exemption on Small Sum” will be applied instead. Goods that do not need SEP customs clearance will be delivered by UPS as per usual until January 31, 2018
**additional cost charged by Hanjin includes post-import management, customs clearance and inland trucking deliveries. Consignee will be informed of the cost and necessary documents for the SEP customs clearance (if any) by Hanjin and will be expected to pay on-site either in cash or via credit card.
For more information, please contact your local Account Manager or Customer service center.
PyeongChang and GangNeung region