Send a Parcel to China

Send Parcels to China from only £27.61

  • Safe and secure delivery from £27.61
  • Collection and drop-off
  • Enhanced liability options*
  • Up to 50kg in weight per parcel
A photo of the great wall of China

China is one of the most popular destinations in the world for both imports and exports, and is the largest supplier of manufactured goods in the world, exporting over $3.2 trillion worth of manufactured goods in 2021. Sending your parcel to China has never been easier with ParcelBroker’s trusted courier comparison service.

What’s the cheapest way to send a package to China?

Our best value deal for shipping to China comes from DSV. Despite being our cheapest option, your parcel will be delivered to China from as quick as 1 business day and includes tracking. Simply drop it to your local collection point, or arrange collection from your home or business.

Service Name: "UPS: Express Saver"

From £27.61 including £25 transit cover*

Compare our best prices and deals for exports to China here. ParcelBroker will provide you with exclusive deals from couriers to get your parcel from A to B, as cheaply, efficiently, and safely as possible.

*£25 Extended liability cover is included on all services with the option to purchase instant additional cover up to £1000.  Business users will also be invited to receive goods in transit insurance quotes for consignments exceeding £1000 in value prior to their goods being collected.

Export Parcels to China: Price Comparison by Parcel Weight

Save cash per kilo, when you choose ParcelBroker. We can save you up to 70% on your shipping costs thanks to our partnerships with top international couriers.

UPS FedEx DHL DSV TNT Parcelforce
0.5kg £29.98 £54.86 £35.96 £27.61 £34.56 £30.69
1kg £32.99 £57.32 £41.11 £30.57 £37.67 £33.54
5kg £61.31 £90.89 £66.10 £51.19 £63.30 £55.97
10kg £86.82 £150.43 £110.37 £78.57 £96.16 £81.28
15kg £111.48 £232.42 £144.57 £101.53 £121.56 £99.32
20kg £136.16 £292.22 £178.74 £124.67 £147.10 £120.32
25kg £164.98 £364.54 £211.57 £146.20 £172.69 £141.32

Prices as of May 21, 2024

Why Work with Us?


Save up to 70% when exporting to China

ParcelBroker provide up to 70% off the cost of shipping when compared to going direct. You also automatically get £25 liability cover by booking through us.


Service you can trust and depend on

ParcelBroker are the highest rated courier comparison service on Trustpilot, read our reviews to discover why to should book through us.


Quick, hassle-free parcel delivery

Register with ParcelBroker to streamline your package sending process. We also provide a dedicated tracking service.


Guidance every step of the way

Contact our team for dedicated help on sending your parcel to China.

Customs Procedures and Regulations in China

As with all international exports, it’s important to familiarise yourself with the rules and regulations in place for exporting goods to China. If you are sending goods to China, you will need to create a customs invoice that details the item, value, and country of origin, and reason for sending for each item included.

Prohibited items - include items that are commonly illegal internationally, in addition to items specifically controlled by China’s border forces. Carriers also have their own lists of prohibited and restricted items, too – so be sure to check these before shipping.

Restricted items - will only be admitted into China when the legal restrictions are followed. This means an error in paperwork, or missing documents, may result in your package being seized.

Here are some examples of items that are prohibited and restricted in export to China. You can find the Universal Postal Union’s full list of prohibited and restricted items, here.

Commonly Restricted items

  • Aerosols
  • Alcoholic beverages below 70% ABV
  • Batteries
  • Christmas Crackers
  • Electronic items
  • Food items
  • Lighters
  • Paints
  • Perfumes
  • Seeds and plants

Commonly Prohibited items

  • Alcoholic Beverages above 70%
  • Combustible Gases
  • Explosive materials
  • Firearms
  • Flammable materials
  • Meat products from a prohibition area
  • Narcotics

FAQs about Sending Parcels to China from the UK

Addressing packages for delivery to China

It’s important to send your parcel with all the correct paperwork. As part of your order, we’ll provide you with the correct forms. Then, you need to input the correct address and clearly state what is in the package – to ensure it clears customs without issues.

Sending food to China

You may only send food to China that is contained in its original packaging. Any food sent must include labels that clearly state the ingredients and expiration date, and must have a shelf life of over 6 months.

Export large parcels to China

With ParcelBroker, you can ship parcels up to 50 kg in weight via couriers such as UPS, DHL and FedEx.

Get a quote using the weight and dimensions of your heavy parcel for more information.

Customs for exports to China

Your parcel will be exempt from duties and tax if it has a value of 500 yuan or less, with shipments worth more than 1000 yuan being subject to a formal customs clearance.

Find more information on how to clear Chinese customs here.

What is the cheapest way to ship something to China?

ParcelBroker provides the cheapest shipping rates to China starting from just £27.61. Explore our Economy and Express Shipping options, and our Complete Shipping to China Guide.

Remote Location Fees

Remote destinations in China may incur an additional delivery fee. You can find more information here.

Save Money Sending, with ParcelBroker


At ParcelBroker, we pride ourselves on providing trustworthy international shipping at affordable prices. We ship to over 220 countries, working with the best couriers to help our customers send parcels safely. Whether it's a personal package for a friend or family member, or a business managing multiple shipments – Find out how ParcelBroker can help you.

Ratings and Reviews for Exports to China

ParcelBroker is the highest-rated courier comparison site on Trustpilot and ranked #1 in the "Shipping & Postal Service" category. See what some of our previous customers thought, here!

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