Shipping to Venezuela: The Definitive eCommerce Guide

This guide is designed to show you everything you need to know about setting up your shipping strategy in Venezuela. Unlock your growth, by utilizing our tools and expertise, in serving millions of shipments to Venezuela and beyond.

Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of

Venezuela eCommerce Facts & Figures

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Shipping Rates & Couriers to Venezuela

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Venezuela Shipping Tips & Information

Get helpful Venezuela shipping tips & information. Find out about public holidays and non-working days before you ship.

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When shipping to Venezuela, ensure you pack shipments securely. See our guide .

Popular eCommerce platforms in Venezuela are eBay , Shopify & Magento .

Payment methods used by Venezuela are Bank card & cash on delivery

Consumers generally don't expect free shipping in Venezuela.

Saturday and Sunday are considered non-working days. You may experience delays for your shipments on these days.

Public holidays are also considered as non-working days. Please refer to the country's official Public Holiday page for specific holiday dates.

Venezuela eCommerce Facts & Figures

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.

Venezuela calculates using the CIF method, which means the duty and taxes are calculated based on the value of the imported goods as well as shipping costs. See more about calculation methods here

Duties & Tax Details For Venezuela

Currency: Venezuelan bolívar fuerte (VEF)

Calculation Method: CIF

Tax Threshold: 100 USD

Tax (VAT/GST): 12%

Tax & duties are calculated on the price of the products only

Duty Threshold: 100 USD

Import Duty Product Categories

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

Mobiles

5 %

Tablets

5 %

Computers

5 %

Cameras

5 %

Accessories

5 %

Accessories (Battery)

5 %

Health & Beauty

18 %

Fashion

35 %

Watches

5 %

Jewelry

6 %

Pets Accessories

12 %

Dry Food & Supplements

14 %

Home Appliances

20 %

Home Gardening

20 %

Toys

20 %

Sports

20 %

Luggage

20 %

Audio Video

20 %

Documents

0 %

Gaming

6 %

Books & Collectibles

1 %

We try our best to keep this information as accurate as possible, but this information is liable to change at any time.

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Shipping Documents

Shipping Documentation to Venezuela

Shipping internationally requires a lot of documentation, which can be confusing and time consuming. Easyship generates this paperwork for you automatically based on your shipment's information, making the whole process easy.

Commercial Invoice

Battery Statement

Tax Documents & Shipping labels

Venezuela Customs: Shipping Restrictions & Prohibited Items

Confused on Venezuela customs and regulations? Before shipping to Venezuela (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 Venezuela and other countries at Easyship.

Prohibited Items

  • Alcohol

  • Animals

  • Chemicals

  • Currency

  • Drugs

  • Explosives

  • Firearms

  • Fresh Food

  • Plants

  • Seeds

  • Tobacco

The list of restricted items changes frequently, so it's always best to check the official customs page prior to sending your goods.

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