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About Shopping

About Delivery

 

Shopping Procedures

  1. Press 'Add to Cart' to put your favourable item into the shopping cart.

  2. Modify your items in your shopping cart. You can use coupon/gift voucher or estimate postage before checkout.
  3. Provide billing and delivery details.
  4. Choose delivery method.
  5. Choose payment method.
  6. Review your items before confirming the order.
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Payment Methods

CUP accepts payment by Credit Card (VISA / MASTERCARD / AMEX / UnionPay) and Cheque in HKD / USD. Read more.

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Why create an account?

By creating an account, you can view your order history at any time and keep track of the orders. You are able to shop faster by editing your shopping preference in the system.

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Should I sign up before checkout?

No. Guest checkout is allowed in our system.

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How to use the coupon?

  1. Choose your favourable item, click 'Add to Cart'. Click to view your items placed in the shopping cart.
  2. Before check out, click 'View Cart'.
  3. Choose 'Use Coupon Code' and enter the code in the space (some coupons may require customer login). Click 'Apply Coupon'. Proceed to checkout and complete your order.
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How can I know my order status?

Once you make an order, a confirmation email will be sent to your mailbox. We will also update the order status via email. Registered customers can login and check the order status at any time.

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When will I get my items?

Delivery time varies with shipping method and destination. Please check Delivery Standard for your reference. When the item is shipped, we will notify you by email.

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What is the difference between Registered Mail and Non-registered Mail?

A fee of US$2 is charged for registration. There is a tracking number for Registered Mail. Customers can track the mail at http://app3.hongkongpost.hk/CGI/mt/c_enquiry.jsp.

As for Non-registered Mail, there are no means to track it.

Customers have to bear the risks of mailing process. We will not take responsibility of any lost mail.

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I opt for Registered Mail. How can I get my tracking number?

Tracking number will be sent via email once the parcel is sent. Customers can track the mail at http://app3.hongkongpost.hk/CGI/mt/c_enquiry.jsp.

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Payment Method

  1. CUP accepts payment by Credit Card (VISA / MASTERCARD / AMEX / UnionPay) and Cheque in HKD / USD.
  2. Secure payment: The payment is made through Bank of East Asia (BEA) online payment gateway under a Secure Payment Page operated by Joint Electronic Tell Services. To maximize security, the system adopts Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 128-bit encryption for data transfer to ensure a secure flow of information between you and BEA. In other words, your information is changed to unreadable code before transmission, and only authorized receivers can unlock the encryption to view your payment information.
  3. To pay by cheque, please make cheque in HKD / USD payable to “The Chinese University of Hong Kong” and send together with the invoice to:

    The Chinese University Press
    The Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Sha Tin, N.T. Hong Kong SAR

In case there is any discrepancy between the English and Chinese versions, the English version shall prevail.

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Delivery Information

  1. The Chinese University Press (CUP) delivers goods by Hongkong Post in general.
  2. Delivery within Hong Kong is free of charge. Postage rates for overseas delivery (less than or equal to 2 kg) are based on Hongkong Post. Postage rates for overseas delivery (more than 2kg) to major international cities / countries# are based on HongKong Post; the rates for the other countries are calculated with a standard rate##. Extra fee is charged for Registered Mail.
  3. Airmail: No service to Macau. There is no area of country (except Macau) limitation for overseas delivery, but the shipping time for particular remote areas will be longer.
  4. If there is no recipient when the package is delivered and the package is returned to CUP, there is no refund. Extra postage will be charged upon request for re-sending the package. If the package has not been returned to CUP, extra postage plus the value of goods will be charged upon request for re-sending the package.
  5. For customers who opt for Registered Mail, CUP will update the “Order History” in corresponding accounts. Customers can track the mail at http://app3.hongkongpost.hk/CGI/mt/c_enquiry.jsp.

Delivery Standard

  Surface Mail Airmail
Hong Kong 7 working days N/A
China 2-5 weeks 1-3 weeks
Overseas Area 8-12 weeks 2-4 weeks

 

# Major cities / countries include: Macau, China, Taiwan, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines, South Korea, Vietnam, India, Japan, Hawaii, New York, United States of America (all other states), Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom, Spain, Netherlands, Canada, Italy, France, Germany, Finland, Russia (Russian Federation) and Brazil

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Airmail (US$)

Surface Mail (US$)

 

Rate for weight over 500g up to 1kg

Rate for every additional 500g for weight over 1kg up to 5kg

Rate for every additional 500g for weight over 5kg

Rate for weight not over 1kg

Rate for every additional 1kg for weight over 1kg up to 7kg

Rate for every additional 1kg for weight over 7kg

Zone no. 1

15.92

2.05

1.98

14.49

2.31

1.25

Zone no. 2

25.34

4.66

4.32

20.96

2.85

1.9


In case there is any discrepancy between the English and Chinese versions, the English version shall prevail.

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