Import customs retained pending inspection
Asked by 1UP09 |
My package has had the same status for some time 29/04/2020 'Import customs retained pending inspection' I sent this package to China express postage.
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It's waiting the recipient to pay for the tax now. You need to inform the recipient to pay and get it.
Package status: In transit
Country: Australia -> China
2020-04-29 11:09, Shenzhen, import customs retained pending inspection
2020-04-28 16:15, Shenzhen, taxable mail, to be paid by the recipient
2020-04-27 10:30, Shenzhen, sent to import customs
2020-04-27 08:56, Shenzhen, arriving at Shenzhen Swap Bureau (via transfer)
2020-04-27 05:32, Guangzhou, leaving the Guangzhou International Center, the next stop , Shenzhen Swap Bureau (via transfer)
2020-04-19 15:06, Sydney, leaving the Offshore Export Swap Office (not yet arriving at China Post)
2020-04-19 14:24, Sydney, Arrival seofing offshore export swap bureaus
Guangzhou City, import customs retained for inspection.
I guess they put tax and waiting to get paid. What happens if the reciever dosen't pay the tax? will they return the package to me at some time ?
If the receiver doesn't do as the customs require them to do, it should be returned back to you later.