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caribsunshine101
Community Member
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎03-05-2011
what is e packet delivery?

Hello,

Can someone please explain to me what e packet delivery is  and how it works.

I would like to do multiple purches from one buyer, does that mean that i have to pay multiple shipping charger?

Looking froward to your respond.

Thanks a million!

Other Answers: 5
lionheart13
Community Member
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎05-13-2005
Answered
in reply to caribsunshine101

HONG KONG — The U.S. Postal Service has initiated a new service with Hongkong Post that is structured to foster growth in e-commerce. The new ePacket service expands the array of options offered to e-commerce merchants in Hong Kong seeking to reach consumer markets in the United States. The ePacket shipping solution features tracking and Delivery Confirmation in the Postal Service network for lightweight goods and merchandise ordered by consumers in the United States from merchants in Hong Kong.

ePacket service offers consumers in the U.S. and e-commerce merchants in Hong Kong with in-process scanning information and Delivery Confirmation notification available through Hongkong Post’s tracking system and through Track and Confirm at usps.com.

Merchants selecting the shipping solution through Hongkong Post are now able to ship small packages ...

“This agreement offers visibility previously unavailable in the small packet segment between Hongkon... world. Further, it solidifies our role as a key supplier in global commerce.”

Hongkong Post’s agreement with the Postal Service includes jointly developed data-rich shipping labe...

Joining Vogel today for a ceremony to formalize the agreement were Eddie Mak, deputy postmaster gene...

The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses, and relies on the sale of postage...

kraloe
Community Member
Posts: 41,588
Registered: ‎05-11-2005
Answered
in reply to caribsunshine101

It is shipping from Hong Kong/China. It works like any other shipping.

trinitybball23
Community Member
Posts: 6,179
Registered: ‎04-16-2008
Answered
in reply to caribsunshine101

Epacket delivery is just the shipping method.  You need to see if the listing states combined shipping or check with the seller before you buy.  If they are offering low item prices, they may not combine shipping & then you would have to pay shipping on each item. 

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leo*spride
Community Member
Posts: 6,885
Registered: ‎04-02-2008
Answered
in reply to caribsunshine101

As far as I know, ePacket is a shipping relationship between the Hong Kong post the USPS that provides proof of delivery.

 

I honestly don't know if it extends to your country?:smileyindifferent:

 

You should contact the seller & ask... good luck!

 

 

Graciously Grin When You Growl
Community Member
Posts: 13
Registered: ‎03-19-2013
Answered
in reply to caribsunshine101

You can read this post for more info about ePacket delivery from Hongkong