Tips on International Shipping Service with Taobao Agent

Today, 42agent will share some tips on ShipForMe Only service when you shop on Taobao by Yourself, but use a Taobao agent for international shipping service.

In the past, customers place order through our platform, and we will contact with seller, confirm order, purchase and ship to them. With the enhancement of international trade and cultural exchange, customers have get more new skills, such as language. Occasionally, some clients will email us: I have communicated with seller, could you provide me transport if I purchase by myself? Yeah, we do admire them, since they surmount such big barrier! As we know, Chinese is one of the most difficult language that has long been recognized. For those customers who can purchasing by themselves, we add some new services now. Hope different customers can benefit from it.

Traditional Model

Whole process arrange and handle by 42agent. Because you always read it on our website, so make it simple, following familiar picture for your reference. And if you are going to get more details, please check the order process page.

Purchasing by Customers Themselves

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Where to buy Game of Thrones Cosplay

Over 20 million people are excited these days after broadcast of seventh season of Game of Thrones on last Sunday night, and so many people are shopping for Game of Thrones Cosplay products with us these days. What a lucky experience, as most 42agent team members are also loyal fans of Game of Thrones since its first broadcast. You will know we are the best Taobao agent to help buy Game of Thrones cosplay and around products.

As you know, Game of Thrones is acted based on a a series books by George R.R. Martin, and the book is originally known as A Song of Ice and Fire. As a fan of it, you may want to cosplay many roles in it. Even if you are not a fan of it, you must have many fans friends, so getting some Game of Thrones gifts for them as gifts will be also a good idea. Isn’t it?

If you are new to Taobao shopping, you may ask where and how to buy Game of Thrones cosplay products? The answer is definitely Taobao (https://world.taobao.com/). We suggest you use Chrome to translate to Taobao English page first if you do not know Chinese. If you use the Chinese version, then you can use the Chinese words “权利的游戏” or “冰与火之歌” to search. There are so many sellers on it, and you can find anything related to Game of Thrones. No matter who you want to cosplay, it can fullfill your request.

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Important Notes about Taobao Agent Payment Methods

When you prepare to do China online shopping with an agent, currency and Taobao agent payment methods are always first concerned. Right? Honestly, many of our customers have asked this problem, since the exchange rate has been floating. In this case, we just set a reasonable exchange rate as default on our website. Thus, there will be no currency concerns when you buy China items through our service. Furthermore, in order to pursue accuracy and fairness, we usually update it every month. ^_^

Besides currency, you need to pay special attention to Taobao agent payment methods. 42agent supports these main payment methods: 42agent Coin, PayPal, Western Union, MoneyGram, Bank Transfer, WebMoney,  WeChat Pay, Ali Pay, etc. We highly recommend 42agent Coin, because it is easy to process and have no transaction fee. After you deposit money to your 42agent coin account, you can use them to pay for your orders directly. Really easy and convenient! Most of our customers use it as their main payment method.  If you have not used it before but want to try, please refer to this page What is 42agentCoin. ^_^


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Taobao Search Tips to Help You Shop Easily from China

Do you have a headache when search desired items from Taobao? I believe you go to the right place when you click into this blog. As a Taobao agent for over 5 years,  42agent has gathered some useful Taobao search tips, and we would like to share with you.

1. To most people, the biggest problem is the language. You know that Taobao is the biggest China shopping website, so the language is Chinese which most foreign people can’t read. So, begin to do Taobao search, it’s very necessary to install Google Chrome on your computer. It helps to translate Chinese to any of your desired language, then you can search items on Taobao English pages.

2. Check the the credibility of the seller, also called transaction reputation. When you see there are no comments feedback to this store yet, please reconsider before add it to your shopping cart. Because it means the seller doesn’t run the store well or it’s a new store. It is not safe to buy.

3. View the seller’s credit rating logo. This is important, because good taobao stores usually have higher credit rating. On the contrary, a bad or new seller usually has a low credit rating. You can compare the below images for the difference credit rating between the sellers.

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How to Provide Foot Measurement for Cos Shoes?

More and more overseas people like to buy Taobao cosplay as well as cos shoes. To get a perfect size, people usually choose to customize their cos shoes. However, if you are not familiar with correct measuring way, it can easily mislead seller to make a wrong size.  As you know that in shoes size, little difference means a lot, so be careful with every detail when you provide foot measurement.

Today we will introduce several measurement tips on cos-boots and cos shoes.

1. For the following kind of flat-heeled boots, you need to provide gender, calf circumference, boots height and the shoes size you want. However, if you are afraid of misunderstanding on the size,  you can put foot length as well.

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How to Provide Costumes Size?

How to provide costumes size? how do I get suitable size? Could you please translate the size chart for me? These are common questions asked by our customers who buy custom sizing cosplay costumes from China Taobao.

This article will resolve your confusion and help you save time if you usually buy cosplay from Taobao costume store. Now, let’s begin.

General cosplay costumes

Usually, we can get costumes size chart on items web-page for reference, but the problem is that some Taobao sellers put size chart as a picture. As a result, it’s impossible for customers to translate even if they are on Taobao English page. 

Please don’t worry, it will be easier if you can learn and know the following Chinese characters.

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Know Clearly about Refund and Debt for Your 42agent Order

When you submit an order with 42agent, do you know clearly how to calculate each refund and debt for Taobao order? Even if we will mark the refund or debt beside the item, some customers may still  feel confused. Since we have received message or email to ask how it’s calculated for several times, we will explain here for all of you.

We think it is necessary to introduce the 3 item status in the order first before we discuss the refund and debt.

You can see that there are 3 status under list of “Ava.”.

TaobaoRing-refund and debt

1.“Yes” means the item is available. This is familiar with everyone.

2.“No” means the item is out of stock . This usually happens when we confirm your order. If one item is out of stock when we confirmed with seller, we will click “No” and your 1st payment will not include cost of this item.

3.“No after paid” means you have paid for this item but it runs out of stock when we purchase it. Some clients may lose their head once see there are “no after paid” items in his order. In fact you do not need to worry at all, as you will not lose any money. At the same time we will write detail refund beside the item, and will also refund service fee for that item. You can see clearly when you click into the order.

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42agent Acts as the Best Bridge Between You and Taobao Sellers

At present people are increasingly looking for easy ways to do China online shopping, especially Taobao shopping. Why? It’s rich in items categories and competitive in price. However, have problems with Chinese? Sellers can not ship to your country? Can not pay in sellers’ currency? Problems with broken items exchange or return even if sellers ship to your country? Don’t worry, we are here and can help you get rid of all these issues. International shopping is not easy and kinds of problems can happen, so you will know how important to find a good Taobao agent, as they act as bridge between you and sellers!

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Deeply Analysis of Taobao Agent Fee

Did you ever use a Taobao agent for China shopping and are you clear about Taobao agent fee?

It can be confusing for some beginners, but the following picture will help you understand better, as most Taobao agent fee are in this format.

Taobaoring-order-cost

As above picture, our payment includes 2 parts: 1st payment and 2nd payment. Too many cost projects and still not very clear, right?

Well, let’s make a long story short and explain details for you.

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