Shipping to Puerto Rico from the United States

Shipping to Puerto Rico from the United States

Puerto Rico import tax & custom fees

currency
Currency: United States dollar (USD)
tax threshold
Tax Threshold: 0 USD
tax vat gst
Tax (VAT/GST): 11.5%
duties calculation method
Calculation method: CIF

Tax & duties are calculated on the price of the products and shipping costs

The taxation for a particular country depends on the local GST/VAT, as well as the item category and its declared value. The tax & duty threshold is the amount at which a person begins paying taxes based on the declared value of an item.

Puerto Rico calculates using the CIF method, which means the import duty and taxes are calculated based on the value of the imported goods as well as shipping costs.

duties calculation method
Import duty product categories

Shipment items in an order will have relevant duties charged at this rate

  • Mobiles0%
  • Tablets0%
  • Computers0%
  • Cameras0%
  • Accessories0%
  • Accessories (Battery)obiles0%
  • Health & Beauty0%
  • Fashion22%
  • Watches0%
  • Jewelry0%
  • Pets Accessories3%
  • Dry Food & Supplements6%
  • Home Appliances4%
  • Home decor0%
  • Toys0%
  • Sports5%
  • Luggage20%
  • Audio video0%
  • Documents0%
  • Gaming0%
  • Books & Collectibles0%

We are constantly trying to keep this information accurate, but it may change at any time.

Shipping Documentation to Puerto Rico

Shipping internationally is a complex process that requires a lot of paperwork. It is a process that takes a lot of time and can be confusing. Forward.me automatically creates the necessary paperwork for your shipment based on the information you provide. This makes the process quick and easy for you.
  • Commercial Invoice
  • Tax Documents & Shipping Labels
  • Battery Statement

How Forward.me Works

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Puerto Rico Customs: Shipping Restrictions & Prohibited Items

shipping to alcohol from the US
AlcoholProhibited
Animals
AnimalsProhibited
Chemicals
ChemicalsProhibited
shipping to currency from the US
CurrencyProhibited
shipping to drugs from the US
DrugsProhibited
Explosives
ExplosivesProhibited
shipping firearms from the US
FirearmsProhibited
Fresh Food
Fresh FoodProhibited
Plants
PlantsProhibited
Seeds
SeedsProhibited
Tobacco
TobaccoProhibited

Confused on Puerto Rico customs and regulations? Before shipping to Puerto Rico (or any country), it's important to know if there are any special arrangements to make when sending them or even if they are legal at all. Get shipping regulations for Puerto Rico and other countries at ForwardMe.

Cities in Puerto Rico. ForwardMe will ship American products to your door in any Puerto Rico city, including:

Shipping to San Juan
Shipping to Bayamón
Shipping to Carolina
Shipping to Ponce
Shipping to Caguas
Shipping to Guaynabo
Shipping to Trujillo Alto
Shipping to Levittown
Shipping to Guayama
Shipping to Yauco
Shipping to Candelaria
Shipping to Cayey
Shipping to Río Grande
Shipping to Manatí
Shipping to Coamo
Shipping to Pájaros
Shipping to Sabana Grande
Shipping to Aibonito
Shipping to Juncos
Shipping to Luquillo
Shipping to Sabana Seca
Shipping to San Lorenzo
Shipping to Gurabo
Shipping to San Isidro
Shipping to Puerto Real
Shipping to Yabucoa
Shipping to Las Piedras
Shipping to Santa Isabel
Shipping to Arroyo
Shipping to Añasco
Shipping to Campanilla
Shipping to Peñuelas
Shipping to Naguabo
Shipping to Mayagüez
Shipping to Arecibo
Shipping to Fajardo
Shipping to Cataño
Shipping to Vega Baja
Shipping to Humacao
Shipping to Dorado
Shipping to Aguadilla
Shipping to San Germán
Shipping to Hormigueros
Shipping to Isabela
Shipping to Vega Alta
Shipping to Corozal
Shipping to Cabo Rojo
Shipping to San Sebastián
Shipping to San Antonio
Shipping to Canóvanas
Shipping to Utuado
Shipping to Juana Díaz
Shipping to Guánica
Shipping to Cidra
Shipping to Ceiba
Shipping to Coco

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