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We delivery our furniture world-widely to most countries with a competitive prices. Before you ship any antique furniture abroad, Chinese government requires you to have an Export Permit and the Seal Wax on your furniture. We can do the permit for you without hassle.

Bill of Lading

The Bill of Lading is the most important document: without it the container cannot be claimed. It contains important data such as: container's number; seal number; bill of lading's number; etc.
It is mandatory and the cost is included in the Shipping expenses.

Packing List

The Packing List contains the complete list of all the pieces loaded inside the container, the total number of pieces and the total number of cartons (or cases) plus the volume measures (in cubic meters). The totals must coincide with the ones printed on the Bill of Lading and the Invoice. It is mandatory and the cost is included in the Shipping expenses.

Proforma Invoice

The Invoice contains the prices of each single piece and the total value of the container's goods. Import taxes, VAT, etc. are calculated according to such figures. It is mandatory and the cost is included in the Shipping expenses.


The Fumigation/Disinfection Certificate certify that the goods contained inside the container have been fumigated/disinfected against insects,fungi or any other kind of parasite that could be carried within the wooden material. In some countries is not mandatory; costs are different depending on the quantity of goods to be disinfected and are not included in the Shipping expenses.


It is not mandatory; cost depends on the kind of insurance requested and is calculated according to the goods' total value as printed on the Invoice.

Certificate of Antiquity

The Certificate of Antiquity contains a detailed description of each piece that was made over 100 years ago. In some countries such Certificate can be used for import-tax reductions.

Shipping Documents by Postage Way(Airmail and Sea Shipping)

Chinese Postage Filling Forms

this form suit for the little Big Package(small cabinet or cupboard,Accessory,etc),can be shipped out via Sea(2month to be arrived) or via Airmail 7-15days to arrive.

Chinese Postage Filling Forms

only suit for the small package which the total weight is under 2kgs, only for Airmail postage way, 7-15 days to arrive.

Special Rules for American Clients(USA and Canada):
Importer Security Filing '10+2'..On January 26, 2009, the new rule titled Importer Security Filing and Additional Carrier Requirements (commonly known as "10+2") went into effect. This rule applies to import cargo arriving to the United States by vessel. Failure to comply with the rule could ultimately result in monetary penalties, increased inspections and delay of cargo.
This documents must be filled and successfully going through american custom database system. and then the shipment can be shipped to abroad. At the same time,it will be avoided the penality if going through customs 48 hours before the vessel leaving china. Shipper will provide those forms and the shipping brokers to help the buyers to finish this forms.

Import Duty and Taxes
We are not responsible for all of the harbor duties and import taxes at the final destination seaport. All of the harbor duties and import taxes must be taken by the buyer.


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