Shipping Methods

1) What does handling time mean and what is the difference between handling time and delivery time?

Handling time indicates how long seller needs to prepare shipment (from accepting order to posting) .

Delivery time is that needed for postal service to delivery the package (from posting to delivery).

2) Does SoccerInbox accept drop shipping?

Yes! Drop shipping has been very common on SoccerInbox. In your profile, you can just fill in the shipping address as your customers and the billing address as yours.

3) What are accepted shipping methods on SoccerInbox?


Carrier Name

Estimated time in transit from China to USA

Tracking Services


2-5 days








5-8 days

HK Air Post

5-14 days


    a) Customs clearance can increase the delivery time if your package is held up by customs officials.

    b) Time and cost of transit vary depending on where you’re located and where your package is coming from and can be considerably high for international destinations.

    c) Before you place an order, you can click the “Calculate shipping cost” link to get the discounted shipping costs to and from any country or region under different shipping methods.

   d) HongKong Air Post is a newly-added shipping service TradeTang supports. Unlike other shipping terms, it does not charge according to a fixed weight or volume range. It favors light packages less that about 2kg. The lighter the item is, the less user pays. Users track their packages on Hong Kong Post website and wait 5 to 14 days for delivery.

 4) What is EMS?

      EMS (Express Mail Service) is a traceable service of China Post. It has been cooperating with postal service of other countries such as USPS and Parcel Force. As a result, you can track the package on its partner website for more details.