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Custom Duties and Taxes

Shipping Charges (excluding Insurance)
Curacao Bonaire Sint Eustatius
Lbs NAF Lbs USD Lbs USD
1 15,71 1 8,35 1 8,22
2 20,17 2 11,03 2 10,53
3 24,88 3 14,54 3 13,17
4 29,98 4 17,66 4 15,96
5 33,84 5 18,38 5 17,55
Over 5 lbs. 6.14 each addl lb. Over 5 lbs. 3.67 each addl lb. Over 5 lbs. 3,51 each addl lb.
Saba Sint Maarten
Lbs USD Lbs NAF
1 8,94 1 15,71
2 11,88 2 20,17
3 15,16 3 24,88
4 18,62 4 29,98
5 22,07 5 33,84
Over 5 lbs. 4,34 each addl lb. Over 5 lbs. 6.14 each addl lb.
Customs and Duties:
(Import duties and value-added tax import duties)
  CURACAO BONAIRE SINT EUSTATIUS SABA 8/22/2012
  Import duties are calculated on the CIF value. Taxes are calculated on the CIF value Taxes are calculated on the CIF value Taxes are calculated on the CIF value NO TAXES
  CIF: Cost, Insurance and Freight (shopping charges). CIF: Cost, Insurance and Freight (shipping charges). If Cost, Insurance & Freight are greater than $100.00, taxes of 8% will apply. CIF: Cost, Insurance and Freight (shipping charges). If Cost, Insurance & Freight are greater than $100.00, taxes of 8% will apply. CIF: Cost, Insurance and Freight (shipping charges). If Cost, Insurance & Freight are greater than $100.00, taxes of 8% will apply.  
  Imported items are subject to 6% or 9% value added tax on Curacao No value-added taxes apply No value-added taxes apply No value-added taxes apply No value-added taxes apply
Value added tax by Category % - - - -
AC COMPRESSOR/PARTS 27% - - - -
AGRICULTURE EQUIPMENT 10.5% - - - -
AIR CONDITIONERS 27.0% - - - -
ALKALINE BATTERIES / RECHARGEABLE 10.5% - 27% - - - -
AMPLIFIERS 0.0% - - - -
ANIMALS Veterinary procedures are to be followed - - - -
AQUARIUMS 10.5% - - - -
ART, ANTIQUES, COLLECTIBLES 10.5% - - - -
AUTO BODY PARTS 10.5% - 27% - - - -
AUTO AND MOTORCYCLE ACCESSORIES 10.5%, 17%, 22%, 27.0% - - - -
BABY STROLLER 27.0% - - - -
BASKET BALLS 10.5% - - - -
BEARINGS 27.0% - - - -
BEAUTY SUPPLIES 10.5% - - - -
BEAUTY SUPPLIES: Cosmetics 10.5% - - - -
BEAUTY SUPPLIES: Hair weaving 27.0% - - - -
BED & MATTRESS 27.0% - - - -
BICYCLE PARTS 10.5% - - - -
BICYCLES 10.5% - - - -
BIKE ACCESSORIES / BROMMER 10.5% - 27% - - - -
BOOKS 0.0% - - - -
BOOKS & MAGAZINES 0.0% - - - -
CABLE 10.5% - - - -
CAMCORDER 0.0% - - - -
CAMERA - DIGITAL 0.0% - - - -
CAMERAS 0.0% - - - -
CAR ALARM 27.0% - - - -
CAR CARE ITEMS 10.5% - - - -
CAR PARTS / ACC 27.0% - - - -
CARPETS & MATS & RUGS 27.0% - - - -
CARS 27.0% - - - -
CASETTE TAPES 0.0% - - - -
CD ROM 0.0% - - - -
CD Rom Drive 0.0% - - - -
CD'S 0.0% - - - -
CD'S AND DVD'S 0.0% - 10.5% - - - -
CHRISTMAS LIGHTS 27.0% - - - -
CHRISTMAS TREES 27.0% - - - -
CHRISTMAS TREES - NATURAL 17.0% - - - -
CLOTHES 10.5% - - - -
COFFEE 5.5% - - - -
COMPRESSOR 10.5% - 27% - - - -
COMPUTER ACCESSORIES 0.0% - - - -
COMPUTER FAN 0.0% - - - -
COMPUTER, HARDWARE 0.0% - - - -
COMPUTER, MONITORS 0.0% - - - -
COMPUTER, SOFTWARE 0.0% - - - -
COMPUTERS 0.0% - - - -
CONTACT LENS 0.0% - - - -
COSMETICS 10.5% - - - -
CRICKET BATS 10.5% - - - -
CRICKET PADS / BALLS 10.5% - - - -
CYCLING HELMET 13.0% - - - -
CYCLING PADS / BROMMER 10.5% - 27% - - - -
DECORATION AND DESIGN 27.0% - - - -
DENTAL DRILLS 10.5% - - - -
DENTAL FILLINGS 10.5% - - - -
DENTAL SUPPLIES 10.5% - - - -
DISKETTES 0.0% - - - -
DIVING EQUIPMENT 10.5% - - - -
DOCUMENTS 0.0% - - - -
DRILLS 10.5% - - - -
DVD PLAYER 0.0% - - - -
ELECTRIC CIRCULAR STRAW 10.5% - - - -
ELECTRONICS, DIGITAL CAMERAS 0.0% - - - -
ELECTRONICS, GAME CONSOLE 17.0% - - - -
ELECTRONICS, SOUND SYSTEM 0.0% - - - -
ELECTRONICS, TV 0.0% - - - -
ELECTRONICS, VIDEO CAMERAS 0.0% - - - -
ELECTRONICS, VIDEO GAMES 17.0% - - - -
ELECTRONICS, WALKMAN 10.5% - - - -
E-READERS 0.0% - - - -
ESCALATOR PARTS 10.5% - - - -
FAX LINE 10.5% - - - -
FAX MACHINES 10.5% - - - -
FIRE EXTINGUISHER 10.5% - - - -
FISHING RODS 10.5% - - - -
FOOD AND BEVERAGE 10.5% - - - -
FOOD SUPPLEMENTS 10.5% - - - -
FOOTBALL SHOES 13.0% - - - -
FOOTBALLS 10.5% - - - -
GOLF BAGS 13.0% - - - -
GOLF BALLS 10.5% - - - -
GUITAR & PARTS 10.5% - - - -
GYM PACK 13.0% - - - -
HAND TOOLS EG. SAW 10.5% - - - -
HARD DRIVE 0.0% - - - -
HEARING AIDS 10.5% - - - -
HOME AND GARDEN 10.5% - 27% - - - -
HOUSEHOLD ITEMS 10.5% - - - -
INK CARTRIDGE 10.5% - - - -
IPAD 0.0% - - - -
JEWELRY - REAL 0.0% - - - -
JEWERLY 13.0% - - - -
KEYBOARDS 0.0% - - - -
KINDLE 0.0% - - - -
KITCHEN UTENSILS 10.5% - 27% - - - -
LABELS 5.5% - - - -
LIQUID TONER 10.5% - - - -
MARINE ENGINE PARTS 10.5% - - - -
MEDICINE AND HEALTH PRODUCTS 5.5% - 10.5% - - - -
MEMORY (CAMERA) 0.0% - - - -
MEMORY (COMPUTER) 0.0% - - - -
MODEMS 0.0% - - - -
MONITORS 0.0% - - - -
MOTHER BOARDS 0.0% - - - -
MOUSE 0.0% - - - -
MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS 10.5% - - - -
MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS 10.5% - - - -
OFFICE FURNITURE 27.0% - - - -
OFFICE SUPPLIES 10.5% - - - -
ORCHIDS 17.0% - - - -
ORTHOPEDIC ITEMS 5.0% - 10.5% - - - -
PENS 10.5% - - - -
PHONES 10.5% - - - -
PHONES ACCESSORIES 10.5% - - - -
PHOTO PAPER 10.5% - - - -
POINT OF SALE PRINTER 10.5% - - - -
POWER TOOLS 10.5% - - - -
PRESSURE WASHER 10.5% - - - -
PRINTERS 10.5% - - - -
SCANNERS 10.5% - - - -
SEEDS 5.5% - - - -
SHEETS & CURTAINS 27.0% - - - -
SHOES 13.0% - - - -
SHOES 13.0% - - - -
SHOES WITH SPIKES, STUDS OR DUDS 13.0% - - - -
SPECIALTY SHOES 13.0% - - - -
SPECTACLE FRAMES 10.5% - - - -
SPORTING GOODS 10.5% - - - -
SQUASH RACKETS 10.5% - - - -
STATIONERY 10.5% - - - -
SUNGLASSES 10.5% - - - -
SWITCH BOXES 10.5% - - - -
TENNIS RACQUETS 10.5% - - - -
TENNIS SHOES 13.0% - - - -
TOYS 10.5% - - - -
TOYS AND HOBBIES 10.5% - - - -
TREADMILLS 10.5% - - - -
TYRES / RIMS 27.0% - - - -
USB FLASH DRIVES 0.0% - - - -
VETERINARY PRODUCTS / MEDICINE 5.5% - 10.5% - - - -
VIDEO CARDS 10.5% - - - -
VIDEO GAMES / GAMES 17.0% - - - -
VITAMINS 10.5% - - - -
VOLLEYBALLS 10.5% - - - -
WATCHES 0.0% - - - -
WATER PUMPS 10.5% - - - -
WIRELESS ROUTERS 10.5% - - - -
ZIP DRIVES 0.0% - - - -
*supplementsare subject to approval by the Inspection of Health.  
RESTRICTED ITEMS:
can be imported but are subjected to inspection by the local authorities and to quantities that are permitted by law.
Alcohol including wines Alcohol including wines Alcohol including wines Alcohol including wines Alcohol including wines Alcohol including wines
Tobacco including cigarettes Tobacco including cigarettes Tobacco including cigarettes Tobacco including cigarettes Tobacco including cigarettes Tobacco including cigarettes
Pharmaceutical products Pharmaceutical products Pharmaceutical products Pharmaceutical products Pharmaceutical products Pharmaceutical products
Plants Plants Plants Plants Plants Plants
PROHIBITED ITEMS
Material for mature audiences Material for mature audiences Material for mature audiences Material for mature audiences Material for mature audiences Material for mature audiences
Catalytic converters and test pipes Catalytic converters and test pipes Catalytic converters and test pipes Catalytic converters and test pipes Catalytic converters and test pipes Catalytic converters and test pipes
Currency Currency Currency Currency Currency Currency
Drugs and drug paraphernalia Drugs and drug paraphernalia Drugs and drug paraphernalia Drugs and drug paraphernalia Drugs and drug paraphernalia Drugs and drug paraphernalia
Hazardous, restricted and perishable items Hazardous, restricted and perishable items Hazardous, restricted and perishable items Hazardous, restricted and perishable items Hazardous, restricted and perishable items Hazardous, restricted and perishable items
Live animals Live animals Live animals Live animals Live animals Live animals
Medical devices Medical devices Medical devices Medical devices Medical devices Medical devices
Offensive materials Offensive materials Offensive materials Offensive materials Offensive materials Offensive materials
Police related items Police related items Police related items Police related items Police related items Police related items
Weaponry Weaponry Weaponry Weaponry Weaponry Weaponry