How exactly does international shipping work in South Korea?

When shipping from the US or the UK to South Korea with the Borderlinx delivery forwarding shipping services, it might be useful to know South Korea's import regulations and specifics.
Use our conversion tools and find out about import regulations for South Korea to guarantee a stress-free shipping experience to South Korea.

  • The international currency code for South Korea is:
  • Tax deminimis* for South Korea is:
    150000 KRW
  • South Korea's duty deminimis* is:
    150000 KRW

International payment accepted for South Korea:

  • VISA
  • MasterCard
  • Amex
  • Paypal

*Deminimis is the minimum value under which no duties are collected by the customs.

If the import’s value is under 150 000 KRW, no tax and duties apply.

From online shopping to doorstep delivery in South Korea, find out the 6 easy steps of international shipping with Borderlinx.

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    Calculate upfront the duties, taxes and cost of shipping to South Korea

    You want to know how much it’s going to cost you to ship from the US or UK to South Korea? Use our Shipping Cost Calculator tool helps you estimate your fees before you purchase an item.

    • It will cost USD 28.80 to ship Amazon Fire Phone 64GB from Amazon from USA to South Korea using Borderlinx.
      price: USD 749.00
      dead weight: 0.46 kgs
      box dim.: 2 x 10 x 7 inch.
      tax & duties: USD 149.2
    • Borderlinx will ship TLS workstation laptop Backpack from eBags from USA to South Korea for USD 76.80.
      price: USD 50.00
      dead weight: 2.36 kgs
      box dim.: 15 x 5 x 22 inch.
      tax & duties: USD 26.44

    An online store doesn’t accept your South Korea payment card or billing address?

    Our personal concierge service can help  

    To shop in your own langage, you can translate English to Korean by using the Google translation tool.

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    NB: this information is for indication only. We suggest you double check with your local customs authorities.