Customs for parcel shipping to East Timor
The Customs process in the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, or East Timor, is fairly stringent making them a bit slow to navigate, but it is for good reason. They want to keep their citizens and visitors safe and they do just that by making sure only allowable substances are admitted into the country. They will check for your documents to be in order as well so you will want to make sure that you have everything filled out that is required of you before shipping. You can either check with their Customs office for details on this or with your shipping company as they will be able to help you most likely.
Who ships parcels to East Timor
DHL, Parcel 2 Go, UPS, USPS, FedEx, Worldwide Parcel Shipping and Parcels Packages all ship to the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, or East Timor. Each company will have a different pricing structure for their shipments so you should check with all of them before going with one over the other. Also, different companies may have different speeds for delivery over another too so you will want to check that as well.
Packaging when shipping to East Timor
It is best to check with your shipping company for any recommendations they have pertaining to your packaging of your items before you ship anything off to the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, or East Timor. Even if they don't have specific guidelines, you are going to want to use a standard sized box, if possible, so that your items travel safely as they make their way across the sea.
Parcel transit times to East Timor
Most parcels are going to take some time to get to the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, or East Timor, given its location. That being said, your shipping company will be able to give you a timing quote that will be specific to what mode of transport you have chosen to ship your items.