Shop the USA and ship
to DR Congo with MyUS.

Here is everything you need to know.

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  Shipping Costs

  Duties & Taxes

  Prohibited Items

  Transit Times

What our members in
Congo, DRC are saying

Very much impressed with MyUS - I bought makeup products from NYX cosmetics and Urban Decay. My package arrived on time, well packed and protected. I love, love, love, them and will use them very often!
Alice Congo, DRC

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What Do I Need to Know About Duties and Taxes on My Purchases?

The DR Congo de minimis value law means if the declared value of your shipment fall below the de minimis value (listed below), you won’t have to pay duty and tax on your shipment. If you import a shipment with a total declared value more than this amount, you may have to pay these fees upon delivery of your parcel (they are not part of your MyUS costs). Additionally, please be aware that certain products may be subject to other CD fees or taxes, according to DR Congo law.

  • De minimis Value for Duty: 15 *
  • De minimis Value for Tax: 15 *

*excluding alcohol and tobacco where duty/tax apply

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The MyUS Advantage:

If we discover any prohibited or broken merchandise we help you return it before shipment, so you do not incur unnecessary shipping costs, duties or taxes.

How Fast is Delivery to the DR of Congo?

Fast - you could get your parcel in just two days. Our members can always choose the fastest (or the cheapest) shipping method. Based on your choice, average transit times are:

  • Two to four business days with Express shipping (preferred)
  • Five to eight business days with Economy shipping

It’s our motto to treat each package as if it were our own. Your parcel will be treated with the utmost care.

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The MyUS Advantage:

Shop on the go. Members can conveniently schedule their ship requests/deliveries and view their MyUS suite from their phones.

Are There Items I Should Avoid Shipping to DR Congo?

Yes. Congo DR prohibits or restricts certain types of products from being imported.

 

Learn about these items with the links below (in addition to the list of items that cannot be exported from the United States of America):

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The MyUS Advantage:

Our international customs team is on the job to make your delivery hassle-free. Each package received is inspected. We work with members to complete the necessary actions for shipment of restricted and dangerous items, or notify them of prohibited items that need to be returned.

We're your partner through the entire shopping and shipping process.

Shopping at any US online store is easy with help from MyUS. Become a member, receive a MyUS address and ship items from US merchants to our distribution center. Once we receive your purchase, we will help you export everything right to your door.

Shop US Websites & Ship to the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Become a MyUS member today and start experiencing international shopping the way it should be - fast, easy and affordable. You can purchase authentic brand-name products online from American retailer websites - even if those stores don’t offer international shipping. It's never been this easy to shop the stores you want to when you leave the shipping duties to us. Here's how MyUS works:

  1. Join MyUS and you'll receive a personal MyUS shipping address
  2. Shop virtually any US store you want (even from the stores that don’t ship internationally!)
  3. When it's time to checkout from each website, use that new address as your “shipping address”
  4. The stores ship your new merchandise to our shipping facility in Florida, USA
  5. We bundle and repackage your parcels to reduce shipping costs, then ship your goods to COD

As a member, you'll never have to check whether stores ship to COD, because we do that for you. Join MyUS today and start shopping the American stores you want.

Get Ready to Shop Virtually Any US-Based Store Online

We give our members the opportunity to truly shop border-free. Now you can find everything on your shopping list with ease. From small specialty stores, to big-box department stores as well as the world's largest online retailer (Amazon.com), you have access to it all. Here are some of our DR Congo Members favorite stores to shop and ship with us:

  • Amazon (USA) (jewelry, batteries, stereos, iPhones, TVS, clothing, kitchen goods)
  • H&M (shirts, blouses, denim, pants, shirts, hoodies, jumpsuits)
  • 4imprint (promotional items, clothing, office supplies, gifts)
  • Express (women's and men's clothing for business and nightlife)
  • Gap (baby clothes, fashions and outerwear for men, women and children)
  • NYX Cosmetics (foundations, lipsticks, eyeliners and shadows, applicators)
  • The Republic ( Of Tea (organic and exotic teas from around the world)
  • 6pm.com (discounted shoes, clothing, accessories and more for the whole family)
  • The Healthy Back Institute (anti-inflammatories, heating pads, inversion tables)
  • Sojitek (cell phones, cases, screen protectors, and accessories)
  • Cosmetic Beauty Place (makeup for face, eyes, lips, cheeks and more)
  • Doublju Company (men’s fashion shirts, jeans, jackets, cardigans, suits)
  • Beauty Online (cosmetics, skincare, haircare, perfumes and fragrances)
  • Chen Wei (paintings, prints, sculpture)
  • Febest Auto Parts (suspension, steering, rubber and replacement auto parts for all makes and models)
  • Walgreens.com (health and wellness products, makeup, over-the-counter medication)
  • Xotic PC (custom laptops, gaming notebooks, high performance computers)
  • Diabetic Plus USA (test strips, meters, lancets, insulin, syringes, pen needles, wellness products, diabetes testing kits)
  • Mid-States Beauty (beauty supplies, skincare, haircare, wigs, extensions, personal care items)

This is just a mere sampling of the great stores available. If you have any questions, our expert customer service team is available to you via phone, email or online chat. For your convenience, we also offer a personal shopping service if you find an American website doesn’t accept your global credit cards.

Can I Get Cheap Shipping from the USA to Congo (DRC)?

Absolutely! MyUS has some of the best shipping rates in the industry thanks to MyUS TruePrice. Even as postage rates get more expensive, MyUS is always looking for ways to lower your shipping charges. For example, we save you money on shipping by:

  • Offering Premium Memberships that will save you an additional 20% on every shipment
  • Securing exclusive discounted rates from our shipping partners (USPS, FedEx, UPS and DHL)
  • Bundling and re-packaging your shipment for free (this alone can save you up to 80% off traditional shipping methods)
  • Never charging airplane fuel fees (unlike our competitors)

To get a shipping quote, please use our online shipping calculator at the top of this page.

How Long Do Deliveries Take From the US to CD?

After you select your shipping option and your newly bundled parcel leaves our facility in Sarasota, FL, USA, the estimated delivery time is as fast as:

  • 2 to 4 business days with Express Shipping
  • 5 to 8 business days with savings-friendly Economy Shipping

The delivery option is always yours. Download our smartphone app and schedule the best available method from anywhere you may be. MyUS takes pride in our quick deliveries to nearly everywhere in more than 220 countries. Our goal is to process your shipment for delivery in less than 24 hours. To save even more time, our shipping partners pick up packages directly from our facility daily.

Cities We Serve in DR Congo

Thanks to our partnership with the world's best shipping couriers (DHL, FedEx, USPS and UPS), we can reach nearly everywhere in COD. No matter where your home is located, it's almost a certainty that we can ship your new purchases to your address.

  • Kinshasa
  • Lubumbashi
  • Mbuji-Mayi
  • Kisangani
  • Masina
  • Kananga
  • Likasi
  • Kolwezi
  • Tshikapa
  • Bukavu
  • Aba
  • Bagata
  • Ango
  • Baraka
  • Beni
  • Boma
  • Bukama
  • Bunia
  • Butembo
  • Gandajika
  • Goma
  • Inkisi
  • Isiro
  • Kabinda
  • Kalemie
  • Kamina
  • Kikwit
  • Lukula
  • Mangai
  • Matadi
  • Mwene-Ditu
  • Rutshuru
  • Uvira
  • Yangambi

Even if you don't see your city on this list, you don’t have to worry. It's very likely that we can still ship to you. We deliver to hundreds of thousands of cities all over the world, including those in the nearby and bordering countries of Uganda, Tanzania, Angola, Burundi, South Sudan, Zambia, Rwanda and Mozambique.

Don’t Try to Ship Products That Can't Legally Be Shipped to DR Congo

Like all countries, COD bans particular goods from entering its borders. To make your international shipment hassle-free, avoid purchasing these items:

  • Military samples
  • Asbestos
  • Furs
  • Ivory
  • Pornography
  • Acids
  • Alcoholic beverages with alcohol content greater than 45%
  • Bearer documents
  • Food and beverages containing Saccharin, Dulcin and Sodium Cyclamate as sweeteners
  • Food originating in Japan
  • Ice (dry, wet or blue)
  • Corrosive materials
  • Jewelry
  • Metals
  • Stocks
  • Pharmaceuticals with an expiration dates less than 2 years in future

You can learn more about DR Congo's banned, restricted and dangerous goods on their official government website. Have questions about what you can or can’t ship? MyUS will always assist you with any additional requirements needed for restricted (or dangerous) goods to comply with COD import restrictions. Join MyUS today for reliable and affordable international shipping of all of the brand-name American merchandise you want.

MyUS delivery times to CD are based on averages. International shipping is subject to delay by unforeseen circumstances such as weather, political unrest or delays at local customs offices. We are not responsible for these delays. If you have any questions about international shipping or delivery times, please contact our award-winning Customer Service Department. MyUS uses FedEx Express for express deliveries; FedEx, UPS and DHL for standard shipping; FedEx Economy and USPS for economy shipping; and FedEx Freight for freight shipments.