The quick answer to this question is it depends.
Only certain products can be shipped to South Africa after ordering them from Swappa – not everything can be shipped.
Don’t worry, though, as there’s a super simple solution that allows you to bypass any shipping restrictions on Swappa. That means you can have anything from Swappa shipped to South Africa – all for a super low price!
How to Get Items from Swappa USA Delivered to South Africa
No matter how you look at it, to order anything from the Swappa USA, you’ll need a physical US address.
You’ll use this US address to receive items from Swappa.
You may now be wondering how you can get a physical US address if you don’t live there.
Thankfully there are companies called Freight Forwarders that can give you a US address to use. These companies are based in the USA and will assist you in shipping your items internationally.
Once you sign up with one, you’ll be given a US address. You can use this address when ordering any goods or services from American companies.
MyUS.com is our favorite Freight Forwarding service as they will ship to all cities located in South Africa. That includes these cities:
Gauteng, North-West, Mpumalanga, Orange Free State, Northern Cape, Limpopo, KwaZulu-Natal, Eastern Cape, Western Cape.
One reason why they’re so good is that they’re cheap. That’s because they don’t charge extra taxes. Plus, they provide a very reliable service.
We’ve worked alongside them for a while now and have shipped lots of items through them.
You can buy any product from Swappa, or any other US-based store for that matter, and have it shipped to your MyUS.com US-based address.
MyUS will accept the order on your behalf. Once you’re ready for it to be shipped to South Africa, they’ll send it out.
As a bonus, if you order multiple items online, MyUS will combine them into one large shipment before sending it to you.
Freight Forwarding services allow you to buy things from the USA, despite living in another part of the world!