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    Question Extra cost if hardware brought from abroad?

    One of my known person lives in Canada. If he buys some hardware or a full PC from Amazon/Newegg or whatever, and sends here (Bangladesh). Then how much extra should it cost? Like: shipping cost or custom e jodi kichu dite hoi or ... I have zero knowledge actually.

    What's you guys experience, those who bought/brought these stuffs from abroad?

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    Shipping is gonna be horrible. Customs is manageable enough, but for comparison:

    I wanted to ship a HD595 with USPS (More or less the cheapest carrier around), it was gonna cost me $70 on shipping. Bear in mind that this thing barely weighs anything.

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    there are companies who can ship at cheaper rate than trusted services but af course that comes with a risk. and for small items shipping cost is always high. but bringing things from canada is "khajnar theke bajna beshi". if possible try to import from malaysia/ thailand etc..

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    Any tax issue? Once I order any product, will it be directly shipped to my address or will I have to deal with customs?

    Going to order some health supplements (GHRP 2) from LuckyVitamin on 24th of May. I'm really concerned about the shipment. Will there be tax on health supplements? They all weigh less than 10lb in total. So, there will not be any custom issue. Will there be?
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    If it is from canada/US, unless someone carries it for you during trip, it is not worth it. The extra money for shipping will actually exceed the prices in BD. And you wont have any warranty too.
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