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Re: AW: [PanoToolsNG] Sigma 8mm f:3.5 Fisheye with Nikon mount

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  • AYRTON
    WoowwwwRodolpho is our man to write in a perfect english :-) and make it all clear. Thank Pajú to help me out Abraços AYRTON On Wed, Apr 30, 2008 at 7:05
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      WoowwwwRodolpho is our man to write in a perfect english :-)
      and make it all clear.
      Thank Pajú to help me out
      Abraços
      AYRTON



      On Wed, Apr 30, 2008 at 7:05 PM, Rodolpho Pajuaba <rpajuaba@...>
      wrote:

      > Just to make things a little clearer:
      > The taxes Ayrton mentioned are over goods imported by regular importers;
      > actually, the tax amount is about 60-70%, plus the importer´s profit,
      > which amounts to about 100%. On the other hand, when one imports a good
      > by mail, with prices up to US$ 3.000,00, the tax is 60% plus S&H;
      > sometimes is 60% over S&H too. The sub-web you mention is the so-called
      > Brazil Special, and was created by B&H to feed the brazilian market with
      > imports that enters Brazil below the radar of the Receita Federal, the
      > office responsible for the duties. It´s way more expensive - and yet
      > less so than when with the official taxes - and WAAAAAY slower, being
      > the usual a 45-days delivery, sometimes amounting to 3 months - due to
      > the, errrr, "unofficialness" of the transaction. Unfortunately it´s an
      > usual commercial behaviour here, a direct result of the imports policy,
      > and is what we call here "To create difficulties to sell the facility".
      > Regards,
      > Rodolpho Pajuaba
      >
      > pau valiente wrote:
      > > Hi Ayrton,
      > > it's funny you say that because a person that works with me is
      > > brasilian and told me that she buyed on B&H also because there is a
      > > special sub-web for brasil and she got things at a good price when
      > > she lived in brasil.
      > > http://www.bhphotovideo.com/bnh/controller/home?
      > > O=NavBar&A=changeLanguge&Q=&ul=P&umse=0
      > >
      > >
      > > pau valiente
      > > www.pau.cc
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > El 30/04/2008, a las 23:43, AYRTON escribió:
      > >
      > >
      > >> Guys you're all happy and don't know :-)TAXes to enter in Brasil
      > >> is 100% on
      > >> top of US price :-(
      > >>
      > >> AYRTON
      > >>
      > >>
      > >> On Wed, Apr 30, 2008 at 5:24 PM, pau valiente <groups@...> wrote:
      > >>
      > >>
      > >>> Well, I did buy two canon 10-22 and one sigma 18-200 from US,
      > >>> actually I count on the TAX cost 16% in spain and some cost of
      > >>> customs 7% for electronic devices plus some cost of the customs
      > >>> clearance by UPS.
      > >>>
      > >>> When I did the comparision, the three lenses on pixmania (a low cost
      > >>> european online shop) did cost 2115 euros including shipping. It cost
      > >>> me 1418 euros the lenses and the shipping and after I had to pay to
      > >>> UPS 300 euros of tax, customs and customs clearance. So we paid 614
      > >>> euros for the 10-22 lens and 489 for the sigma 18-22.
      > >>> And about the guarantee, you have the US guarantee from the shop, and
      > >>> also you can buy a extension of the guarantee from canon spain (what
      > >>> I did) or canon Germany, for a small amount.
      > >>> Hope it helps.....
      > >>>
      > >>> pau valiente
      > >>> www.pau.cc
      > >>>
      > >>>
      > >>>
      > >>>
      > >>>
      > >>>
      > >>>
      > >>> El 30/04/2008, a las 22:03, ptgroup escribió:
      > >>>
      > >>>
      > >>>> Watchout !!
      > >>>> European Airports are very picky on US tourists at the moment.
      > >>>> That´s of course due to the Euro/USD rate.
      > >>>>
      > >>>> When you let it send by the seller: you probably have no chance to
      > >>>> pass
      > >>>> without custom.
      > >>>> So add ab. 30% for custom & feee (Germany) plus the additional
      > >>>> shipping the
      > >>>> seller requiers.
      > >>>>
      > >>>> It came out for me, that a Tokina 10-17 fisheye for 499 USD send to
      > >>>> a firen
      > >>>> who prechecks it (right mount, basic function OK)
      > >>>> and then sends ist via Fedex (120 USD) will be 520 USD without
      > >>>> customs etc.
      > >>>> That´s ab. 350 Euro, sold in Germany for 460 Euro - so what ?
      > >>>> NO warranty (only in US) and if customs get me 30% of 350 = 105
      > >>>> Euros to
      > >>>> add.
      > >>>> Then it makes really NO difference - you got a lens for the same
      > >>>> price but
      > >>>> with no EU warranty :-(
      > >>>>
      > >>>> So check out all issues before you buy the lens in the US.
      > >>>>
      > >>>> Ciao
      > >>>> mike
      > >>>> www.360de.de (relaunched)
      > >>>>
      > >>>>
      > >>>> ----------------------------------
      > >>>>
      > >>>> -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
      > >>>> Von: PanoToolsNG@yahoogroups.com
      > >>>> [mailto:PanoToolsNG@yahoogroups.com]Im
      > >>>> Auftrag von pau valiente
      > >>>> Gesendet: Mittwoch, 30. April 2008 21:49
      > >>>> An: PanoToolsNG@yahoogroups.com
      > >>>> Betreff: Re: [PanoToolsNG] Sigma 8mm f:3.5 Fisheye with Nikon
      > >>>> mount
      > >>>>
      > >>>>
      > >>>> Carlos,
      > >>>> it will be better to buy it in US because with the dollar-euro
      > >>>> difference the cost will be smaller as you will get it in europe,
      > >>>> still if you count the tax and shipping ....
      > >>>> I did buy two lenses on B&H photo NY and it arrived within one
      > >>>> week ....
      > >>>> Here you have the links:
      > >>>> canon:
      > >>>> http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/440665-REG/
      > >>>> Sigma_485101_8mm_f_3_5_EX_DG.html
      > >>>> nikon:
      > >>>> http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/440661-REG/
      > >>>> Sigma_485306_8mm_f_3_5_EX_DG.html
      > >>>>
      > >>>> Salud!
      > >>>>
      > >>>> pau valiente
      > >>>> www.pau.cc
      > >>>>
      > >>>> El 28/04/2008, a las 17:29, Carlos Chegado escribió:
      > >>>>
      > >>>>
      > >>>>> Hi,
      > >>>>>
      > >>>>> Anyone know were can I order a Sigma 8mm f:3.5 Fisheye with Nikon
      > >>>>> mount?
      > >>>>> Here in Portugal looks like I will have to wait 4 or more weeks
      > >>>>> until
      > >>>>> one arrives!
      > >>>>>
      > >>>>>
      > >>>>> --
      > >>>>>
      > >>>>> Os melhores cumprimentos,
      > >>>>> Best regards,
      > >>>>>
      > >>>>> ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
      > >>>>>
      > >>>>> Carlos Chegado
      > >>>>>
      > >>>>> Olho de Peixe Lda
      > >>>>>
      > >>>>> ====================================
      > >>>>>
      > >>>>> Fotografias 360º »» www.carloschegado.com <http://
      > >>>>> www.carloschegado.com>
      > >>>>>
      > >>>>> ====================================
      > >>>>>
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