AliExpress is a popular online store owned by Alibaba. It was launched in 2010 as an online business-to-consumer platform where Chinese retailers can sell their products to foreign clients. Moreover, the brand is known for its cheap pricing and assured delivery. Here’s all you need to know about AliExpress cash on delivery services and more.
Does AliExpress provide cash on delivery in UAE?
The cash on delivery option is currently not available in the UAE. However, there are other payment options which you can consider while shopping such as the following:
- Visa or MasterCard
- PayPal (the seller can only use PayPal once he activates a Paypal account for his/her store.)
- Bank transfer or through Western Union
- Payment getaways like WebMoney or AliPay
Is it safe to pay on AliExpress?
Yes, AliExpress is a safe place to shop from if you are looking for cheaper things. Also, AliExpress’s Buyer Protection System protects all payments made on the company’s site. Furthermore, your payment is only released to the seller after you receive & confirm satisfactory delivery of your purchases.
What is the best payment option in AliExpress?
PayPal is the best possible payment option because most of us who make a lot of international purchases have a PayPal account. However, the only drawback is PayPal is not acceptable for all orders. For you to pay via PayPal the seller needs to activate his PayPal account for the store. Anyway, there are other payment options that you can look into if PayPal is not available. Want to learn about Alidropship? Check out the article ‘Alidropship: Get ready to start your dropshipping business’.
Shipping policies for the UAE
There are three shipping options for your delivery services available in the UAE
- Aliexpress direct
- AliExpress Standard shipping
AliExpress Direct is a premium shipping service provided by AliExpress for customers in the UAE and Saudi Arabia. The orders take about 10-20 working days to deliver which is very impressive.