ECMS Express is available now!

As the coronavirus pandemic has caused temporary suspension and delay of international deliveries, the ZenMarket team has been trying to find more reliable and alternative shipping methods for our customers.

One such service we have found is ECMS Express, which is now available on ZenMarket.


What is ECMS Express?

ECMS is an international courier company that offers end-to-end shipping and delivery services. As of today, we can send parcels through ECMS to Australia, Philippines, Vietnam, Hong Kong, Taiwan, South Korea, Singapore, Thailand, and Malaysia. The average delivery time is about 2 weeks.  

Here are the items total value limits per parcel for sending to different countries/territories:


Limit of item value

Hong Kong

200,000 Yen


200,000 Yen


200,000 Yen


200,000 Yen


15,000 Yen

(500 MYR)


200,000 Yen


$1,000 AUD


$500 USD**


200,000 Yen**

**For Vietnam and Philippines, local customs duty and consumption tax will be included in the shipping fee (DDP price).

You can use our shipping calculator to see more information about the price, size limit, and approximate delivery times when sending parcels through ECMS Express!

Please note that ECMS Express parcels are shipped twice a week.




Prohibited Items

Before you send a parcel, you should be aware that various goods are prohibited from being exported from Japan. As well as inflammable items, flora & fauna, and items on the CITES list (more details here). We cannot ship food, beverages, and valuable items, such as jewelry through ECMS Express.  

In addition, ECMS Express cannot send certain items to specific countries/territories:
 * Scroll horizontally to see more.

Prohibited Items for different countries/ territories






・Magazines/ Booklets/ Pamphlets

・Communication Devices(eg: Receivers, Radios,etc)


・Video equipment

・Electrical equipment

・Imitation firearms(eg: Toy guns)

・Body care products/ Adult toys

※Others (Please contact us for more details.)


・Pirated products and obscene publications / DVDs and other media

・Items that have an adverse effect on politics or culture

・Cigarette lighters (Pistol shaped)

・Communication Devices(eg: Receivers, Radios, etc)

Hong Kong

・Drugs (eg: Dangerous chemicals, psychotropic drugs, ingredients for herbal medicine)

・Communication Devices


・Pirated products and obscene publications / DVDs and other media

・Items that have an adverse effect on politics or culture

・Items with symbols of the Thai flag and the king

・Adult toys

・Tobacco (Including electronic cigarette body)

・Ore, soil, stone, wood, and items that infringe trademark rights



・Pet food

・Chinese pottery

・Health and beauty equipment (including thermometer and equipment for measuring body fat)

・Knives not for kitchen use


・Steroids, medicines

・ Ceramics* (allowed only for ornamental purposes)

・Candles, incandescent lamps

・Any items related to ANZAC

・Collars, leashes

・Australian flag

・Woolen bags



・Tobacco and tobacco-related products, including electronic cigarettes

・COVID19 related items, including tests and medicines

・Used items, including clothes, shoes, electronic devices, home appliances, medical equipment, bicycles, etc.

・Others (Contact us for more information)


・Any weapons (including replicas)

・Abortifacient drugs

・Any publications containing violent scenes

・Pirated products

・Smoking pipes and their parts

・Gambling-related products


Whenever you have questions, please don't hesitate to contact us via our website.

We hope that this will give you more options when sending parcels and help ease your concerns with shipping. Remember, you can still store goods in the ZenMarket warehouse for 45, absolutely FREE! 


News| 19/05/2020 | ECMS


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