Online shopping decreases after three months of application of the $ 42 tax on 4×4 category

Since October 2014, shopping in virtual stores and shipments through couriers have declined in Ecuador. Since the $42 tax on imported packages from abroad through the 4×4 category ( $400 and 4 kg), has not only slowed down online purchases of the users who before took...

Senae trains couriers of Guayaquil on the 4X4 system application

The National Customs Service of Ecuador (Senaefor its Spanish acronym), convened yesterday the couriers domiciled in the city of Guayaquil to give them a talk training on the implementation of the 4X4 system. The 4X4 shipment system, which was reformed, shall take effect from...
Posted On 07 Oct 2014

Couriers charged $ 42 rate in advance

Couriers companies charged the rate of $ 42 for shipments under the 4×4 (400 kg / $ 400) modality in advance, despite the announcement that it would be postponed by one month the effective date of this resolution 023 Comex, which should come into force from Septembe...

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...

4×4 regulation will take effect on September 6

From September 6, 2014 will take effect the regulation that establishes a $ 42 tax for purchases made online and sent under the 4×4 modality, which comprises packages shipment through couriers with a value and weight less than $ 400 and 4 kilos . This mechanism to bring...