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Shipping carrier options for Oberlo orders

When you run a dropshipping business, it's possible that the suppliers you choose to dropship from are located in another country. This can lead to higher shipping costs, especially if you choose faster shipping methods. However, there are some international shipping methods that are free, but slower.

If you choose slower shipping options, then you should set the correct delivery expectations with your customers and provide tracking on their orders wherever possible.

Review the shipping methods to see which ones might be best to use for your business and the types of products that you sell.

Common shipping carriers

Carrier Product type Cost Availability Tracking numbers Expected delivery times (days)
ePacket Low to medium value Free or low Specific countries Usually provided 15 - 30
China Post Low to medium value Free or low Worldwide Both tracking and non-tracking options available 20 - 50
USPS Low to medium value Low USA Usually provided 2 - 15
SUNYOU Liquid products Low Most countries Usually provided 12 - 24
UPS, DHL, and FedEx Medium to high value Medium to high Most countries Almost always provided 5 - 15
DHL Global Mail Medium to high value High Most countries

Almost always provided

Signature required on delivery

5 - 15

Alternative shipping carriers

Oberlo connects with other shipping carriers that are specific to certain areas or businesses. The following shipping carriers can also be used with Oberlo:

  • Swiss Post
  • Turkey Post

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