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International Shipping to Argentina- See Restrictions

Posted on Thu, Sep 11, 2014

 

When shipping into Argentina via USPS there is one listed restriction and prohibitions are  noted by the USPS.
The most notable observation is that addresses of USPS packages must be present during the opening, checking, and customs clearance of the packages that they are receiving.
The sender should write the phrase “Peutetre Ouvert D’ Office” (May Be Opened Officially), and then sign underneath this phrase.
The USPS website lists commercial shipment items that need consular invoices.

Some Facts about Argentina:
• Argentina is the eighth largest country in the world based on its land mass.
• Argentina is a founding member of the United Nations.
• The work Argentina means sliver in Latin. Settlers thought that the country was filled with silver. Unfortunately, this was not the case.
• Food processing and auto making make up a large percentage of Argentina’s manufacturing sector.
• Argentina has three Nobel Prize winners.
• There are 47 universities located in Argentina.
• More people use public transportation than use cars in Argentina.

• The life expectancy in Argentina is above seventy six years old.
Wine tourism is a main industry in Argentina.

As a Houston shipping company we can offer advice on packing and shipping. services for international shipments. Please feel free to contact pack and send in Houston with questions if you need to pack and ship anywhere in the world. We have listed below some ot the countries that we ship to.

 •    Albania                                                         
                                                                       •    New Zealand        
•    Algeria                      •    French Guinana      •    Nicaragua            
•    American Samoa        •    French Polynesia    •    Niger            
•    Andorra                     •    The Gambia                        
•    Angola                       •    Germany               •    Norway            
•    Anguilla                      •    Georgia                •    Oman            
•    Antigua and Barbuda   •    Ghana                  •    Pakistan            
•    Argentina                   •    Gibraltar               •    Palau            
•    Armenia                     •    Greece                         
•    Aruba                        •    Greenland             •    Panama            
•    Australia                    •    Grenada                •    Papa New Guinea        
•    Austria                       •    Guadeloupe          •    Paraguay            
•    Azerbaijan                  •    Guam                   •    Peru            
•    Bahrain                      •    Guatemala            •    Phillipines            
•    Bangladesh                 •    Guinea                 •    Poland            
•    Barbados                    •    Guyana                 •    Portugal            
•    Baruba                       •    Honduras              •    Puerto Rico        
•    Belarus                       •    Hong Kong            •    Reunion            
•    Belize                         •    Hungary                •    Romania            
•    Belgium                      •    India                     •    Russia            
•    Benin                         •    Indonesia               •    Rwanda            
•    Bermuda                    •    Iraq                       •    Saba            
•    Bhutan                       •    Ireland                   •    Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands)
•    Bolivia |                     •    Israel                     •    Samoa            
•    Bonaire                      •    Italy                       •    San Marino        
•    Botswana                   •    Ivory Coast             •    Saudi Arabia        
•    Bosnia and Herzego    •    Japan                      •    Senegal            
•    Brazil                         •    Jordan                    •    Serbia            
•    Brittish Virgin Isl                                            •    Seychelles            
•    Brunei                        •    Kuwait                    •    Singapore            
•    Bulgaria                      •    Kyrgyzstan             •    Slovak Republic        
•    Burkina Faso               •    Laos                       •    Slovenia            
•    Burundi                       •    Latvia                    •    South Africa        
•    Cameroon                    •    Lebanon                •    South Korea        
•    Canada                        •    Lesotho                 •    Spain            
•    Cape Verde                  •    Liberia                   •    St. Maarten        
•    Cayman Islands            •    Libya                     •    St. Vincent        
•    Chile                                                              •    Suriname            
•    China                           •    Liechtenstein          •    Swaziland            
•    Colombia                      •    Lithuania                •    Sweden            
•    Congo                          •    Luxembourg           •    Switzerland        
•    Congo Republic of         •    Macedonia              •    Syria            
•    Cook Island                  •    Madagascar            •    Taiwan            
•    Costa Rica                                                      •    Tanzania   
•    Croatia                        •    Malaysia                 •    Tonga            
•    Curaco                        •    Maldives                 •    Tongo            
•    Cyprus                        •    Mali                        •    Trinidad and Tobago    
•    Czech Republic             •    Malta                      •    Tunisia             
•    Denmark                      •    Marshall Islands      •    Turkey            
•    Djibouti                       •    Martinique               •    Turks and Caicos Islands    
•    Dominica                     •    Mauritania               •    Uganda            
•    Dominican Republic      •    Mauritius                  •    Ukraine            
•    Ecuador                       •    Mexico                     •    United Arab Emirates    
•    Egypt                          •    Micronesia                •    United Kingdom         
•    El Salvador                  •    Moldova                   •    United States of America    
•    Eritrea                        •    Monaco                    •    U.S. Virgin Islands    
•    Estonia                       •    Mongolia                  •    Uruguay            
•    Ethiopia                      •    Montenegro              •    Uzbekistan        
•    Faeroe Islands             •    Montserrat               •    Vanuatu            
•    Finland                        •    Morocco                  •    Vatican City        
                                       •    Mozambique             •    Vietnam            
                                        •    Namibia                  •    Wallis and Futuna        
                                        •    Nepal                            
                                        •    Netherlands                        
                                        •    Netherlands Antilles   

Tags: International shipping service

Shipping to Gibraltar-A few Prohibitions

Posted on Fri, Jul 25, 2014

According to the USPS, there are very few items that are prohibited from being shipped into Gibraltar via the mail service.

Prohibitions  

Arms and weapons.

Human remains.

Lighters containing butane gas and refills therefor.

Live plants and animals.

Perishable infectious biological substances.

Perishable noninfectious biological substances.

Radioactive materials.

Restrictions:

None 

Fun & Interesting Facts about Gibraltar

Spanish is the official language of Gibraltar. Spanish is the unofficial language of Gibraltar.

The major religion of Gibraltar is Roman Catholic.

There is evidence that humans lived in Gibraltar during the Neanderthal period.

Residents of Gibraltar are British citizens.

If you are would like to ship to Gibraltar or any of the countries listed below, please feel free to contact pack n send in Houston. We can pack and send for you just about anywhere in the world. We build custom crates, custom pallets or custom boxes for your shipment. We specialize in crating artwork and ship furniture.

• Albania
• Algeria
• American Samoa
• Andorra
• Angola
• Anguilla
• Antigua and Barbuda
• Argentina
• Armenia
• Aruba
• Australia
• Austria
• Azerbaijan 
• Bahrain
• Bangladesh
• Barbados
• Baruba
• Belarus
• Belize
• Belgium
• Benin
• Bermuda
• Bhutan
• Bolivia |
• Bonaire
• Botswana
• Bosnia and Herzegovina
• Brazil
• Brittish Virgin Islands
• Brunei
• Bulgaria
• Burkina Faso
• Burundi 
• Cameroon
• Canada
• Cape Verde
• Cayman Islands
• Chile
• China
• Colombia
• Congo
• Congo Republic of
• Cook Island
• Costa Rica
• Croatia
• Curaco
• Cyprus
• Czech Republic
• Denmark
• Djibouti
• Dominica
• Dominican Republic 
• Ecuador
• Egypt
• El Salvador
• Eritrea
• Estonia
• Ethiopia
• Faeroe Islands
• Finland
• France
• French Guinana
• French Polynesia
• The Gambia
• Germany
• Georgia
• Ghana
• Gibraltar
• Greece
• Greenland
• Grenada
• Guadeloupe
• Guam
• Guatemala
• Guinea
• Guyana 
• Honduras
• Hong Kong
• Hungary 
• India
• Indonesia
• Iraq
• Ireland
• Israel
• Italy 
• Ivory Coast
• Japan
• Jordan
• Kenya
• Kuwait
• Kyrgyzstan
• Laos
• Latvia
• Lebanon
• Lesotho
• Liberia
• Libya
• Libyan Arab Jamahiriy
• Liechtenstein
• Lithuania
• Luxembourg 
• Macedonia
• Madagascar
• Malawi
• Malaysia
• Maldives
• Mali
• Malta
• Marshall Islands
• Martinique
• Mauritania
• Mauritius
• Mexico
• Micronesia
• Moldova
• Monaco
• Mongolia
• Montenegro
• Montserrat
• Morocco
• Mozambique
• Namibia
• Nepal
• Netherlands
• Netherlands Antilles
• New Caledonia
• New Zealand
• Nicaragua
• Niger
• Nigeria
• Norway
• Oman
• Pakistan
• Palau
• Palestine
• Panama
• Papa New Guinea
• Paraguay
• Peru
• Phillipines
• Poland
• Portugal
• Puerto Rico

• Reunion

• Romania
• Russia
• Rwanda
• Saba
• Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands)
• Samoa
• San Marino
• Saudi Arabia
• Senegal
• Serbia
• Seychelles
• Singapore
• Slovak Republic
• Slovenia
• South Africa
• South Korea
• Spain
• Sri Lanka
• St. Barthelemy
• St. Eustatius
• St. Kitts and Nevis
• St. Lucia
• St. Maarten
• St. Vincent
• Suriname
• Swaziland
• Sweden
• Switzerland
• Syria
• Taiwan
• Tanzania Thailand
• Tonga
• Tongo
• Trinidad and Tobago
• Tunisia 
• Turkey
• Turks and Caicos Islands
• Uganda
• Ukraine
• United Arab Emirates
• United Kingdom 
• United States of America
• U.S. Virgin Islands
• Uruguay
• Uzbekistan
• Vanuatu
• Vatican City
• Vietnam
• Wallis and Futuna

 

• Albania
• Algeria
• American Samoa
• Andorra
• Angola
• Anguilla
• Antigua and Barbuda
• Argentina
• Armenia
• Aruba
• Australia
• Austria
• Azerbaijan 
• Bahrain
• Bangladesh
• Barbados
• Baruba
• Belarus
• Belize
• Belgium
• Benin
• Bermuda
• Bhutan
• Bolivia |
• Bonaire
• Botswana
• Bosnia and Herzegovina
• Brazil
• Brittish Virgin Islands
• Brunei
• Bulgaria
• Burkina Faso
• Burundi 
• Cameroon
• Canada
• Cape Verde
• Cayman Islands
• Chile
• China
• Colombia
• Congo
• Congo Republic of
• Cook Island
• Costa Rica
• Croatia
• Curaco
• Cyprus
• Czech Republic
• Denmark
• Djibouti
• Dominica
• Dominican Republic 
• Ecuador
• Egypt
• El Salvador
• Eritrea
• Estonia
• Ethiopia
• Faeroe Islands
• Finland
• France
• French Guinana
• French Polynesia
• The Gambia
• Germany
• Georgia
• Ghana
• Gibraltar
• Greece
• Greenland
• Grenada
• Guadeloupe
• Guam
• Guatemala
• Guinea
• Guyana 
• Honduras
• Hong Kong
• Hungary 
• India
• Indonesia
• Iraq
• Ireland
• Israel
• Italy 
• Ivory Coast
• Japan
• Jordan
• Kenya
• Kuwait
• Kyrgyzstan
• Laos
• Latvia
• Lebanon
• Lesotho
• Liberia
• Libya
• Libyan Arab Jamahiriy
• Liechtenstein
• Lithuania
• Luxembourg 
• Macedonia
• Madagascar
• Malawi
• Malaysia
• Maldives
• Mali
• Malta
• Marshall Islands
• Martinique
• Mauritania
• Mauritius
• Mexico
• Micronesia
• Moldova
• Monaco
• Mongolia
• Montenegro
• Montserrat
• Morocco
• Mozambique
• Namibia
• Nepal
• Netherlands
• Netherlands Antilles
• New Caledonia
• New Zealand
• Nicaragua
• Niger
• Nigeria
• Norway
• Oman
• Pakistan
• Palau
• Palestine
• Panama
• Papa New Guinea
• Paraguay
• Peru
• Phillipines
• Poland
• Portugal
• Puerto Rico

• Reunion

• Romania
• Russia
• Rwanda
• Saba
• Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands)
• Samoa
• San Marino
• Saudi Arabia
• Senegal
• Serbia
• Seychelles
• Singapore
• Slovak Republic
• Slovenia
• South Africa
• South Korea
• Spain
• Sri Lanka
• St. Barthelemy
• St. Eustatius
• St. Kitts and Nevis
• St. Lucia
• St. Maarten
• St. Vincent
• Suriname
• Swaziland
• Sweden
• Switzerland
• Syria
• Taiwan
• Tanzania Thailand
• Tonga
• Tongo
• Trinidad and Tobago
• Tunisia 
• Turkey
• Turks and Caicos Islands
• Uganda
• Ukraine
• United Arab Emirates
• United Kingdom 
• United States of America
• U.S. Virgin Islands
• Uruguay
• Uzbekistan
• Vanuatu
• Vatican City
• Vietnam
• Wallis and Futuna

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tags: Shipping to Gibraltar, International shipping service