All packages that enter the national territory must go through customs inspection and are subject to the payment of taxes. The Nationalization Handling fee is charged according to the CIF value of the package. To calculate the taxes for a package, use our online calculator or contact Customer Service.
Packages with a value of up to $100 (CIF value: cost + insurance + freight) are free of Customs Tax. Based on Law No. 53 of December 13, 2007 that approves the Trade Promotion Treaty between the Republic of Panama and the United States of America, as well as Decree 12 of March 29, 2016.
• All merchandise with a CIF value greater than USD $2,000 pays a fee of USD $100 to the state, in addition to import taxes.
• Packages with a CIF value of less than USD $100.00, consigned to a natural person, are exempt from import taxes.