Originally Posted by ao_tenshi
I've ordered some batteries and charger from Hobbyking which came out to about $65 and was charged $25 in duty and fees. I remember ordering things online from retailers in Hongkong before (upto $30 or so) and was never charged duty.
Just wondering if there is a $$$ threshold where Canadian custom apply duty on international orders? Or is it random? :-?
What was the breakdown of the charges? You probably got charged tax and then a flat brokerage fee.