International Orders and Shipping

We ship to over 100 countries worldwide and your order will arrive at your door in 4 to 12 business days, depending on destination country. . This is an insured, secure, trackable and fast shipping method.  International orders are processed and shipped within 2-3 business days. You will receive an e-mail confirming your order shortly after you’ve placed it.
We are currently offering shipping on orders for the following countries:

North America – United States, Canada, Mexico

Europe – United Kingdom, Ireland, Italy,  Austria, Netherlands, Greece, Switzerland, Sweden, Spain, Czech Republic, Germany, Norway, Hungary, Finland, France, Belgium, Poland, Portugal, , Monaco, Luxembourg

Oceana – Australia, New Zealand

Asia – India, Indonesia, South Korea, Japan, Cambodia, Guam, Saipan, Singapore,Thailand, Taiwan, China, Philippines, Vietnam, Hong Kong, Macao, Malaysia,

Middle East – United Arab Emirates, Israel, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia,Turkey, Jordan

South America – Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela

* Please note due to customs regulations, we are unable to ship knives to Denmark.

Tracking your Order

Once the order has shipped, you will receive an additional e-mail with shipment notification and tracking information.

Customs and Import Duties for International Orders

Your order may be subject to VAT, import and/or taxes, which are levied once your package reaches your country. Kikusumi ships your package DDU, “duties and taxes unpaid”, and does not collect the VAT, duties and/or taxes and cannot predict what your particular charges may be. If you do incur these additional charges, they must be rendered in order for your package to clear customs. For more information regarding your country’s custom policies, please contact your local customs office.  The guide below is
Please note that you may be subject to tariffs and duties, and are responsible for any country-specific tariffs and duties, charged by your government to the purchasing party for importing items. Unfortunately, we are not in control of any country-specific tariffs and duties imposed on your order by your respective government. Taxes and duties will likely be charged on the items you order. If taxes and duties are placed on your package by officials, the fees will be your responsibility. We are legally obligated by Border Agencies to show the original price of any of the item(s).

NORTH AMERICA

USA

9.8% duty rate is applicable only for items over $800

Sales Tax to be determined by local jurisdiction

Canada

5% Duty rate is applicable only for items over $20

HST (PST + GST) is applicable at the following rates:

  • New Brunswick: 15%
  • Newfoundland and Labrador: 13%
  • Nova Scotia: 15%
  • Ontario: 13%
  • Prince Edward Island: 14%

5% GST + provincial sales tax rates as follows:

  • British Columbia: 7% provincial sales tax (PST)
  • Manitoba: 8% retail sales tax (RST)
  • Quebec: 9.975% Quebec sales tax (QST)
  • Saskatchewan: 5% provincial sales tax (PST)

Alberta, Northwest Territories, Nunavut or the Yukon) only 5% GST is applicable

Mexico

15% duty rate is applicable only for items over $20

16 % GST is applicable only for items

EUROPE

UK

8.5% Duty rate is applicable only for items over £135. 

VAT 20% X Total (price of goods + shipping + postage) on goods over £15

RM Handling fees, typically about £8-10 for most couriers/delivery services 

Belgium

8.5% Duty rate is applicable only for items over € 150.

VAT 21%  is due on a product valued at least at € 22

France

8.5% Duty rate is applicable only for items over € 150.

VAT 21%  is due on a product valued at least at € 22

Germany

8.5% Duty rate is applicable only for items over € 150.

VAT 21%  is due on a product valued at least at € 22

Spain

8.5% Duty rate is applicable only for items over €150.00

VAT 21% is due on a product valued at least at €15

RM Handling fees, typically about €10 for most couriers/delivery services

Italy

8.5% Duty rate is applicable only for items over € 150.

VAT 21%  is due on a product valued at least at € 22

Netherlands

8.5% Duty rate is applicable only for items over € 150.

VAT 21%  is due on a product valued at least at € 22

ASIA

Japan

8% Consumption Tax applicable

Hong Kong

zero duty tax …  zero sales tax applicable

Singapore

zero duty tax …. 9% sales tax applicable

OCEANIA

Australia

zero Duty rate is applicable only for items under AUD $ 1000 or less

10%  GST is applicable

New Zealand

5% Duty rate is applicable

15%  GST is applicable on goods over NZD $ 60

INTERNATIONAL RETURNS

International customers are responsible for return shipping. We recommend shipping with insurance and keeping your shipping receipts until your return is processed. We recommend obtaining a receipt for all shipments and keeping it for your records. If you have any questions or concerns about Return Shipping, please contact our Customer Service department at contact@kikusumiknife.com