Since yesterday is effective the payment of import tariff for 4×4 system

Since yesterday became effective the collection of the $ 42 fee for those who import through the 4X4 shipping system (up to $ 400 and up to 4 kilos). José Alfredo Jimenez, from CMA Logistics, said that the charging of the rate is currently done in cash because it is a duty. If...

Courier companies propose alternatives to replace $ 42 tax

Representatives of private courier companies expect to arrange a meeting with officials of the Committee of Foreign Trade (Comex). They want to make proposals to replace the $ 42 tax collection for the parcels within the 4×4 system. Among the approaches, Ximena Cevallos from...

Government proposes that migrants avoid the new tariff presenting the consular card

Migrants should present the consular card to avoid the cost of the $ 42  fee that will be charged for shipments of the 4×4 system (up to $ 400 and up to 4 kilos). 117 thousand (30%) of the affected with this new standard are people who buy through internet and 270 thousand...

Couriers expect that customers overtake purchases prior 4X4 system

The courier services expect that in September of this year their customers advance their Christmas shopping under the 4×4 system of importation. This as a consequence of President Rafael Correa´s decision, adopted on last Friday 5, to defer for a period of one month the...

$ 42 fee for 4×4 shipments is suspended until October

The start of the collection of the $ 42 fee for imports under the 4×4 system will not be since tomorrow. A new resolution of the Committee of Foreign Trade (Comex for its Spanish acronym) suspended until October 8 the rate of $ 42 for the shippings. President Rafael Correa...

Users of the 4×4 system for imports accelerate their shipments

After being diffused the amendments that will regulate imports under the 4×4 system (USD 42 will be charged per package), users have increased their packages shipping in recent days. The couriers, by email or calls, have alerted customers to make their deliveries quickly. In...

New rules for 4×4 imports were approved

The 4×4 system modifications were approved by the Government and will begin to be applied 30 days after its submission in the Official Register. This system allowed to import duty-free packages for up to four kilos and up to USD 400, via courier. Now, in addition to the rate...

Courier companies notify customers about changes in 4×4 system

This week, couriers started calling customers, so they bring the goods purchased via Internet, which are in lockers abroad. Last Friday, it was reported that the imports through the 4×4 will pay a fee of $ 42 and the buyer will have an annual quota of USD 1200. Drugs and...