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5 Steps to Dominate the US Products Market in South Africa

Do you spent over $500 a month on shipping from the USA? Does your business rely on USA products delivered in perfect condition? Are you a volume shipper? If you answered YES then you could save big by becoming a MyUS VIP member today!

Find out 5 easy ways to become that number one stop for U.S. products in South Africa!

Become the #1 destination for U.S. Products in South Aftica

#1 Know What U.S. Products Are in High Demand

Consumers buy different things from the US vs locally - be sure to give them what they want. Top US products shipped by South African consumers: 

  • Toys
  • Vehicle Parts
  • Electronic Accessories 
  • Watches & Jewelry 
  • Vitamins & Supplements
  • Paperback Books
  • Men's Shirts
  • Women's Fashion 
  • Skin Care & Cosmetics
  • Smartphone Cases 

#2 Get Your U.S. Inventory From the Most Popular U.S. Sources 

Shop like an American and get access to the best U.S. brands and prices. Top U.S. stores shopped by South African consumers: 

#3 Know How to Avoid Paying U.S. Sales Tax

You can pay 7% tax on every purchase, or find a partner that allows you to pay ZERO U.S. sales tax! 

  • Apple iPhone 8 = you save $58 in sales tax
  • LEGO Friends Heartlake Shopping Mall = you save $10 in sales tax
  • AX Armani Exchange Bracelet Watch = you save $13 in sales tax
  • MAC Mellow Moderns Eyeshadow Palette = you save $5 in sales tax

#4 Consolidate Your U.S. Purchases Before You Ship

The right shipping partner can bundle your U.S. purchases for FREE, so you save BIG.

  • Amazon 36 lbs shipping = $200
  • B&H 18 lbs shipping = $144
  • Nordstrom 48 lbs shipping =$394

Total shipping direct from stores to ZAF= $738

102 pounds bundled shipping to ZAF with MyUS = $551

Your savings = $155!

#5 Find a Shipper That can Leally & Safely Export Your Goods

Make sure your shipper is an expert in export compliance so "dangerous goods" like these don't get stopped by customs: stain remover, makeup setting sprays, CO2 cartridges, paints & paint pens.

Shipping oversized, heavy items? An experienced shipper will ensure your purchases are properly prepared for shipment and arrive safe and sound.

The Right Shipping Partner can Deliver all 5....and More! 

MyUS has created a shopping & shipping solution with your needs in mind: 

  • Access to the U.S. stores and brands your customers want
  • Freedom from Paying U.S. sales tax on your purchases
  • A variety of shipping options at deeply discounted volume rates
  • Free package consolidation to maximize your savings
  • White-glove packing, so your items arrive in perfect condition
  • Safely & legally ship oversized items 

MyUS gives international shippers access to everything they need from the USA. Our customer service, packing and exporting teams lead the industry, and we are rated #1 by customers like you around the globe.

Become a VIP today! 



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