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Fees and Payments

About settlement currency

The settlement currency depends on the issuing country of the credit card and the registration country of PayPal.
Alipay will be settled in RMB.
Based on the usage fee of the RMB, it will change based on the market rate between 11 o'clock and 12 o'clock in the morning of Japan time.
However, except for this timing, there are times when the rate changes.

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Fees and Payment Timing

Payment timing differs according to "Delivery Method".

  • Standard Shipping
  • Ship Directly(New)

Purchased items are stored at our warehouse.
Once the item arrives at the warehouse, you can apply for package consolidation and/or protective packaging.
Shipping fees (domestic and international) are calculated based on the package's actual size/weight.

Recommended for these people!
I have many packages but want to consolidate and send them together.
I want to use protective packaging.

Payment timing

Product fee related (1st time)

Please pay when bidding, substitute purchase request.

  • 1. Commodity price (including tax)

    We will charge a consumption tax as necessary.

  • 2. Purchase fee

    It is a fee for support of the Buyee staff regarding successful bidding and purchasing of goods, international shipping.

    Flat rate ¥300 / Per order

    Yahoo! JAPAN Auction/Mercari

    Yahoo! JAPAN Auction/Mercari

    One successful bid or purchase / flat rate ¥300
    * Even if the number of successful bids / purchases are more than 2, it is a flat rate of ¥300.

    Shopping

    Shopping

    Order / flat rate ¥300
    * Even if multiple purchases are from the same store, it is a flat rate of ¥300.

    * Yahoo! JAPAN Auction is subject to a payment fee of 200 yen per successful bid. Mercari is subject to a 200 yen payment fee per purchase request.

  • 3. Guarantee plan : delivery compensation, inspection

    Fee differs depending on the selected plan.

    Plan RecommendedStandard Plan
    500 yen
    Insured Delivery Plan
    500 yen
    Inspection Plan
    300 yen
    Lite Plan
    0 yen
    Insured Delivery
    Inspection

    → About Plan

Costs related to international shipping (second time)

After arrival at the warehouse, please pay during international shipping procedure.

  • 1. Domestic shipping fee

    This is the fee that occurs when items are shipped from the seller store to the Buyee warehouse.

    Japan's domestic shipping fees change depending on the package's weight/size, where the package is being sent from, and the shipping methods. However, prices generally range from 150 ~ 1,500 yen.

    In principle, we require sellers/stores to use trackable shipping methods to prevent packages from missing during transportation. If the provided shipping methods on the auction/product pages do not come with tracking information, we may ask the seller/stores to use another shipping method that can be tracked. Therefore, Japanese domestic shipping fees may occur due to this change of shipping method, even though it is stated "Free shipping" on the product pages.

    In order to carry your packages properly, we process each order respectively, even if multiple orders are purchased through the same seller/store. Because of this, there will be separate Japanese domestic shipment fees for each order.

  • 2. International shipping fee

    The international shipping fee to send the package to your address abroad.
    Please refer to the pages from each link for detailed information about international shipping.

  • 3. Costs related to other taxes

    We will charge a tax of below as necessary.

    • GST
    • Customs clearance commission fee

      If you send item(s) valued over 200,000 yen with EMS, AIR (Japan Post Air Mail), SAL (Japan Post Economy Air Mail) or Japan Post Seamail, a customs clearance commission fee (2,800 yen) will be charged.

    • etc
  • 4. Optional service

    In addition, the following optional services are accepted in the warehouse in Japan.

Ship Directly is available for some auction items.
You can confirm whether the item is available for this option on the item page.
We will pay all the amount including shipping fee in advance. Since we will ship as soon as we arrive at the warehouse, your international shipping procedure is unnecessary. In addition, you can not apply for options such as "Package Consolidation Service’" and "Protective Packaging Service".
Once you place a bid using Ship Directly, you cannot change to Standard Shipping when re-bidding or after you win the auction.

Please note the following when choosing Ship Directly.

Shipping method, international shipping fee and other shipment related fees for Ship Directly is an estimate by Buyee based on our past experiences and know-how.

Please kindly note that all shipping related fees are estimated/decided by Buyee and are subject to change.

Even if the actual shipping fee differs to Buyee's estimations, refunds will not be accepted. Moreover, please kindly note that we bear no responsibility for explaining expense details or whether or not the fee has incurred.

Ship Directly may be changed to Standard Shipping in the following situations.

Insufficient address, unsettled payments, prohibited items

We will refund the international shipping fee in this case.

  • For "insufficient address" and "unsettled payment" packages, please complete the international shipping procedure from the "In Storage" page.
  • For "prohibited items" packages, Buyee Customer Support will contact you separately.

When re-shipping the above packages, the international shipping fee will be calculated based on the actual size/weight.
There is a possibility that the actual shipping fee differs to the estimation of Ship Directly.

Recommended for these people!
I don't need to use package consolidation, protective packaging or photo services. (additional fees incur)
I find it troublesome that I have to apply in order to ship packages.

Payment timing

Please pay all fees at auction bidding (only once!)

  • 1. Commodity price (including tax)

    We will charge a consumption tax as necessary.

  • 2. Purchase fee

    It is a fee for support of the Buyee staff regarding successful bidding and purchasing of goods, international shipping.

    Flat rate ¥300 / Per order

    Yahoo! JAPAN Auction/Mercari

    Yahoo! JAPAN Auction/Mercari

    One successful bid or purchase / flat rate ¥300
    * Even if the number of successful bids / purchases are more than 2, it is a flat rate of ¥300.

    Shopping

    Shopping

    Order / flat rate ¥300
    * Even if multiple purchases are from the same store, it is a flat rate of ¥300.

    * Yahoo! JAPAN Auction is subject to a payment fee of 200 yen per successful bid. Mercari is subject to a 200 yen payment fee per purchase request.

  • 3. Guarantee plan : delivery compensation, inspection

    Fee differs depending on the selected plan.

    Plan RecommendedStandard Plan
    500 yen
    Insured Delivery Plan
    500 yen
    Inspection Plan
    300 yen
    Lite Plan
    0 yen
    Insured Delivery
    Inspection

    → About Plan

  • 4. Domestic shipping fee

    This is the fee that occurs when items are shipped from the seller store to the Buyee warehouse.

    Japan's domestic shipping fees change depending on the package's weight/size, where the package is being sent from, and the shipping methods. However, prices generally range from 150 ~ 1,500 yen.

    In principle, we require sellers/stores to use trackable shipping methods to prevent packages from missing during transportation. If the provided shipping methods on the auction/product pages do not come with tracking information, we may ask the seller/stores to use another shipping method that can be tracked. Therefore, Japanese domestic shipping fees may occur due to this change of shipping method, even though it is stated "Free shipping" on the product pages.

    In order to carry your packages properly, we process each order respectively, even if multiple orders are purchased through the same seller/store. Because of this, there will be separate Japanese domestic shipment fees for each order.

  • 5. International shipping fee

    The international shipping fee to send the package to your address abroad.
    Please refer to the pages from each link for detailed information about international shipping.

  • 6. Costs related to other taxes

    We will charge a tax of below as necessary.

    • GST
    • Customs clearance commission fee

      If you send item(s) valued over 200,000 yen with EMS, AIR (Japan Post Air Mail), SAL (Japan Post Economy Air Mail) or Japan Post Seamail, a customs clearance commission fee (2,800 yen) will be charged.

    • etc

Simple Estimation Tool

All shipping options at a glance.

Conditions, shipping times, and available shipping methods for each country.

Commodity prices

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Country/Region

Package Weight

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Notes:

  • Plan program fees in regard to insured delivery and inspection do not include optional service charges such as Consolidation fee, Protective Packaging fee, and Special Packaging fee, etc., which will be charged additionally.
  • There might be a domestic shipping fees charged by the seller/store. Please check each seller/store`s information page for more details.
  • If the consumption tax is already included, it will be charged when you win the bid/place the order.
  • Campaigns and other discounts are not applied to the estimated fee.
  • Click here for the details of shipping methods.