Bajan Pack Rates
Shipping a package from the U.S. to your door has a few costs – some of which are charged directly by Customs. Read our breakdown below and use the customs calculator for an estimated on duties.
Rates are effective January 1st 2024.
Air Freight – There is a flat-rate fee of $10 USD for packages pound and under. For packages above 1 pound, the fee is $7.00 USD per pound (or part thereof).
Fuel Surcharge - There is a $0.50 USD charge per pound for air freight.
Insurance - There is a $1 USD charge for every $100 USD of declared value (with a minimum charge of $2 USD) This protects your package from lost or damage when shipping with Bajan Pack.
The fees below are all charged by customs.
Customs / Duty – Customs duty is a fee collected on imports by a country's customs authorities. The percentage of duty charged depends on what type of merchandise is being imported (see the drop down list in our calculator for estimates.
VAT – Valued-Added Tax is levied at the rate of 17.5%
PFD (Processing Fee Declaration) - There is a $5 USD fee per shipment on all shipments that require customs clearance.
Customs examination fee – There is a $6 USD + VAT flat fee charged for all packages examined, but not held by customs.
Clearance fee – There is a $9.50 USD + VAT flat fee charged for all packages held by customs for further examination.
Islandwide Delivery – There is a $10-20 BBD + VAT delivery fee per delivery of your packages to your door. Rates are based on your location.
Christ Church, St. Philip, St. Michael and St. George = $10
St. James, St. Thomas, St. John and St. Joseph = $15
St. Peter, St. Andrew and St. Lucy = $20
Air Freight Storage Fees – There is a $15 BBD / week storage fee on all packages not collected from our Barbados location within 5 business days. There is a $5 USD / day storage fee on all packages stored at our Miami Warehouse - 2 weeks after it arrives. Please upload your invoices in a timely manner to avoid this charge.