Close. http://pages.ebay.com/help/sell/shipping-globally.html. The Global Shipping Program (GSP) is a Delivery Duties Paid (DDP) shipping program—buyers pay duties and tax during checkout on eBay via GSP. What should I do? I don't have the faintest clue on how to ship internationally and I'm afraid this buyer is going to have a bad experience. ._3-SW6hQX6gXK9G4FM74obr{display:inline-block;vertical-align:text-bottom;width:16px;height:16px;font-size:16px;line-height:16px} I don't understand the advantage vs just having someone in the States mail me an item using USPS. Seller charges. Select Offer shipping services. Global Shipping Program in reply to bmcdigital 12-03-2020. marnotom! ._2cHgYGbfV9EZMSThqLt2tx{margin-bottom:16px;border-radius:4px}._3Q7WCNdCi77r0_CKPoDSFY{width:75%;height:24px}._2wgLWvNKnhoJX3DUVT_3F-,._3Q7WCNdCi77r0_CKPoDSFY{background:var(--newCommunityTheme-field);background-size:200%;margin-bottom:16px;border-radius:4px}._2wgLWvNKnhoJX3DUVT_3F-{width:100%;height:46px} For example, when an inexpensive laptop apparently disappeared after arriving in the country of the European customer that ordered it, because I used GSP eBay quickly ruled the case in my favor. If you receive a rating below 5 stars for shipping and handling charges, it won't count against your seller performance standards. I sell stamps and its a really bad thing for me. I do understand its costly but it's the only way I'll deal with international shipping. Posted by 5 years ago. .LalRrQILNjt65y-p-QlWH{fill:var(--newRedditTheme-actionIcon);height:18px;width:18px}.LalRrQILNjt65y-p-QlWH rect{stroke:var(--newRedditTheme-metaText)}._3J2-xIxxxP9ISzeLWCOUVc{height:18px}.FyLpt0kIWG1bTDWZ8HIL1{margin-top:4px}._2ntJEAiwKXBGvxrJiqxx_2,._1SqBC7PQ5dMOdF0MhPIkA8{height:24px;vertical-align:middle;width:24px}._1SqBC7PQ5dMOdF0MhPIkA8{-ms-flex-align:center;align-items:center;display:-ms-inline-flexbox;display:inline-flex;-ms-flex-direction:row;flex-direction:row;-ms-flex-pack:center;justify-content:center} I don't know about it from a seller's perspective, but a lot of Australian customers seem to dislike it because it's more expensive than direct shipping. So that the buyers prepays for import duty at the time they are buying your Item. For example, it’s common for print on demand (POD) companies to offer drop shipping. One for the seller to ship the item to the shipping company in the US. I let them know those fees are what eBay charges and that I have no control over them. 1. When the seller signs up for GSP and an eligible article sells abroad, the seller simply just has to ship it to eBay’s Global Shipping Center in Kentucky and the GSP will then take care of every step until the article reaches the buyer. How often have you had an issue with getting it to the Hub? I had an item damaged after leaving the GSP hub and a customer file a claim. You will be refunded the cost of the eBay international delivery label on your next invoice and will not be charged for the return shipping label. ._12xlue8dQ1odPw1J81FIGQ{display:inline-block;vertical-align:middle} This will cut into your international sales when there is someone else shipping to that country without global. /*# sourceMappingURL=https://www.redditstatic.com/desktop2x/chunkCSS/TopicLinksContainer.361933014be843c79476.css.map*/._2ppRhKEnnVueVHY_G-Ursy{-ms-flex-align:center;align-items:center;display:-ms-flexbox;display:flex;margin:22px 0 0;min-height:200px;overflow:hidden;position:relative}._2KLA5wMaJBHg0K2z1q0ci_{margin:0 -7px -8px}._1zdLtEEpuWI_Pnujn1lMF2{bottom:0;position:absolute;right:52px}._3s18OZ_KPHs2Ei416c7Q1l{margin:0 0 22px;position:relative}.LJjFa8EhquYX8xsTnb9n-{filter:grayscale(40%);position:absolute;top:11px}._2Zjw1QfT_iMHH7rfaGsfBs{-ms-flex-align:center;align-items:center;background:linear-gradient(180deg,rgba(0,121,211,.24),rgba(0,121,211,.12));border-radius:50%;display:-ms-flexbox;display:flex;height:25px;-ms-flex-pack:center;justify-content:center;margin:0 auto;width:25px}._2gaJVJ6_j7vwKV945EABN9{background-color:var(--newCommunityTheme-button);border-radius:50%;height:15px;width:15px;z-index:1} This should help make you feel better and realize it's a great deal. I've had two packages sent to out-of-country buyers. Buyer Terms & Conditions. Here is a eBay global shipping program review of how the process is intended to work. The only issue I've had is buyers wanting me to go outside GSP. Complete your listing. In other words, you probably would have received similar feedback without using GSP. 561798428705 5a1eb412-fd27-4182-94cb-ba9579396e80:176e2ff22f8 19997. ._2a172ppKObqWfRHr8eWBKV{-ms-flex-negative:0;flex-shrink:0;margin-right:8px}._39-woRduNuowN7G4JTW4I8{border-top:1px solid var(--newCommunityTheme-widgetColors-lineColor);margin-top:12px;padding-top:12px}._3AOoBdXa2QKVKqIEmG7Vkb{font-size:12px;font-weight:400;line-height:16px;-ms-flex-align:center;align-items:center;background-color:var(--newCommunityTheme-body);border-radius:4px;display:-ms-flexbox;display:flex;-ms-flex-direction:row;flex-direction:row;margin-top:12px}.vzEDg-tM8ZDpEfJnbaJuU{color:var(--newCommunityTheme-button);fill:var(--newCommunityTheme-button);height:14px;width:14px}.r51dfG6q3N-4exmkjHQg_{font-size:10px;font-weight:700;letter-spacing:.5px;line-height:12px;text-transform:uppercase;display:-ms-flexbox;display:flex;-ms-flex-pack:justify;justify-content:space-between}._2ygXHcy_x6RG74BMk0UKkN{margin-left:8px}._2BnLYNBALzjH6p_ollJ-RF{display:-ms-flexbox;display:flex;margin-left:auto}._1-25VxiIsZFVU88qFh-T8p{padding:0}._3BmRwhm18nr4GmDhkoSgtb{color:var(--newCommunityTheme-bodyText);-ms-flex:0 0 auto;flex:0 0 auto;line-height:16px} The Global Shipping Program is eBay’s own international delivery program which helps you sell your products to foreign buyers outside of your region. You know Ebay isn't going to scam you, and THEY are personally responsible for getting the item to the customer from there. Posted by. As you'll see when you review the information im giving you, there are a lot of terrible answers here from people who have no clue what they are even talking about or don't use it because of stupid fears like "Omg they might give me bad feedback for shipping times", http://pages.ebay.com/help/sell/shipping-globally.html How sellers are protected. I PERSONALLY WILL NEVER BUY A PRODUCT FROM A SELLER THAT USES "GLOBAL SHIPPING PROGRAM" You will be refunded the cost of the eBay international delivery label on your next invoice and will not be charged for the return shipping label. just lost nearly 1000 this December alone 2017. Takes forever to get my packages. But they will still buy if they really want the item. Are delays fairly uncommon? I eventually sold an item (an iPhone 5) to a person from the Ukraine (a member for 1 week) I posted the item by way of Royal Mail International tracking and after 1 month the buyer opened a case against me saying they had not received the item. I'm posting the link first, and the pertinent information below. The site may not work properly if you don't, If you do not update your browser, we suggest you visit, Press J to jump to the feed. Reporting: Updated reports available for download and export from Seller Hub. 2 weeks delivery time or lost packages. September 2014. Delivery methods from eBay vary depending on where the eBay seller is physically located. The GSP ships to a location in the US and they handle it from there. ._1x9diBHPBP-hL1JiwUwJ5J{font-size:14px;font-weight:500;line-height:18px;color:#ff585b;padding-left:3px;padding-right:24px}._2B0OHMLKb9TXNdd9g5Ere-,._1xKxnscCn2PjBiXhorZef4{height:16px;padding-right:4px;vertical-align:top}._1LLqoNXrOsaIkMtOuTBmO5{height:20px;padding-right:8px;vertical-align:bottom}.QB2Yrr8uihZVRhvwrKuMS{height:18px;padding-right:8px;vertical-align:top}._3w_KK8BUvCMkCPWZVsZQn0{font-size:14px;font-weight:500;line-height:18px;color:var(--newCommunityTheme-actionIcon)}._3w_KK8BUvCMkCPWZVsZQn0 ._1LLqoNXrOsaIkMtOuTBmO5,._3w_KK8BUvCMkCPWZVsZQn0 ._2B0OHMLKb9TXNdd9g5Ere-,._3w_KK8BUvCMkCPWZVsZQn0 ._1xKxnscCn2PjBiXhorZef4,._3w_KK8BUvCMkCPWZVsZQn0 .QB2Yrr8uihZVRhvwrKuMS{fill:var(--newCommunityTheme-actionIcon)} i always use the global shipping program if i can. I have not personally had any issues with the global shipping program myself. I get how it works you ship to them and they ship to your customer overseas. DO NOT SELL WITH GLOBAL SHIPPING PROGRAMME IF YOUR PRODUCTS ARE EXPENSIVE. The big downside is that it adds 2 more layers of middlemen to your transaction both getting a cut and adding cost to your customer. What should I do? New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. For anything above, say, $100 I'd choose GSP for everywhere. Going forward, I'm actually going to switch off global for all English speaking countries and probably Germany and Japan, and then let global handle the rest. For cheap stuff < $30 its a bad thing for most customers. We have 7 Print-on-Demand (POD) Drop Shipping Suppliers for Canadian Sellers to help you with that. There is minimal impact on eBay’s Global Shipping Program due to the use of both in-country postal systems and private carriers. Archived. (not sure how those factor in to your US score though). Tip Effective Date: September 19, 2014. A nice portion of my sales are overseas in the video games category and I have not had one issue with a foreign buyer. As a Canadian buyer I absolutely HATE GSP. So despite having all international shipments blocked on my listing, I had the Global Shipping Program checked without realizing it (like so many others seem to have done so). To remove a single active listing from the Global Shipping Program. Any seller who has negative feedback for slow shipping because of GSP isn't running their eBay business correctly nor have they read the GSP help page on Ebay. Community Member 12-03-2020. Skip to main content. As a Canadian buyer all i can say is: yes we do.....it's nothing but a scam. im not spending 15£ odd to send to america. He paid, despite being unhappy about the amount he was charged for the Global Shipping Programme service, but he is even more unhappy that his items have not arrived. Find great deals on eBay for ebay global shipping program and international shipping service. ._1PeZajQI0Wm8P3B45yshR{fill:var(--newCommunityTheme-actionIcon)}._1PeZajQI0Wm8P3B45yshR._3axV0unm-cpsxoKWYwKh2x{fill:#ea0027} I'm not sure what you mean by the buyer is aware of all charges? To me, this is the beautiful thing. I was pestered by eBay to join the Global Shipping Programme so I did. Select Calculate shipping. Since signing up for global shipping my sales have at least doubled. /*# sourceMappingURL=https://www.redditstatic.com/desktop2x/chunkCSS/ReredditLink.f7b66a91705891e84a09.css.map*/Mainly. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. So, as you can clearly guess, if you are a buyer then you are pretty much safe when buying on eBay, but you still need to do your due diligence when making a purchase. As the OP mentioned i rarely get charged Customs fees but the GSP charges them on even low priced items that i would never be charged on. Once it hits the GSP Hub I no longer worry too much. Last Edited 11:45:40 AM. eBay.ca Global Shipping Program. I didn't even bother to buy insurance or signature confirmation, so confident was I in GSP; try that with any electronic item! 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For non-managed payments sellers, eBay selling fees and PayPal fees apply, including PayPal's transaction fees for cross-border payments. Global Postal Shipping labels are available for international orders up to 4 lbs. .s5ap8yh1b4ZfwxvHizW3f{color:var(--newCommunityTheme-metaText);padding-top:5px}.s5ap8yh1b4ZfwxvHizW3f._19JhaP1slDQqu2XgT3vVS0{color:#ea0027} I sold something to an Australian for 50 and the shipping was nearly 50 too. For an inexpensive item (say, below $20) that I don't expect to be bought in multiple quantities I might not bother with GSP at all. (not including those going to Canada). Global Shipping Programme transactions are seamlessly integrated with eBay and PayPal. International sellers can send items to you through regular postage services, or they may use eBay's Global Shipping Programme (GSP) if they’re in the US or UK. Gültig ab: 19. Mail me an item damaged after leaving the GSP Hub in Kentucky courtesy eBay. 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