Sending a parcel to Japan
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Things to know about sending a parcel to Japan
- Japan is an island country in East Asia. The archipelago includes the Honshu, Hokkaido, Kyushu and Shikoku Islands; Japan is the 10th most densely populated country in the world. The main cities in Japan are: Tokyo, Yokohama, Osaka, Nagoya, Sapporo, Kobe, Kyoto, Fukuoka, Kawasaki and Saitama.
- Time zone: GMT +9:00
- Holidays: 1st & 13 January, 11 February, 21 March, 29 April, 3, 4, 5 & 6 May, 21 July, 15 & 23 September, 13 October, 3, 23 & 24 November, 23 December
- Currency: the Yen (¥)
Parcels to Japan: shipping times
Express deliveries to Japan take three days door-to-door: pickup at home and delivery to the home/head office of your recipient.
Send your parcels to any other countries in Asia:China, Hong Kong, India, Middle-East, Pakistan, South Korea
Sending parcels to Japan: prohibited goods
- live or dead animals
- perishable biological matter
Making shipments to Japan: formalities and customs
For all your shipments to Japan, include a sales or pro forma invoice, supplied by Upela. Your shipments will be checked by customs.
Remember to protect your shipments (even the least fragile parcels) being sent to Japan. An appropriate packing will guarantee that your shipment is safe and reaches its destination in good condition.