Tenso received my Amazon Japan order

May 1, 2012

Amazon notified me they shipped my order.

May 2, 2012

Tenso notified me they received my Amazon CD. My shipment will cost $20 U.S. I was surprised it was so much. That’s the same shipping fee Amazon Japan charges for Express Mail Service. From the testimonials, I’ve heard shipping was $5 dollars. Later that day I logged on to their site and paid for my shipping.

Tenso site: Package arrival
Tenso site: Package arrival

May 3, 2012

Tenso ships my order. They gave me a tracking number along with link to track it. I couldn’t get the link to work so I navigated the JP Post office site. This is the link to enter your tracking number: Individual International Mail Search by Item Number.  As of now my package is still at the Tokyo post office. Tenso has a shipping calculator at the bottom of their page.  I’ll keep posting Tenso follow ups.

JP post office tracking
JP post office tracking

2 Replies to “Tenso received my Amazon Japan order”

  1. I’m curious how you entered your tenso address into amazon? I last used them in 2010, and their address has apparently changed. Back then, they had an image showing what you put into which field on amazon’s address book page. Now, they just have everything on one line, and I can’t figure out what goes into which field on amazon. (I must admit, I am fairly illiterate in Japanese, which does not help.)


    1. My Amazon jp address looks like this:
      Joe Blow
      Tokyo-to 足立区 千住曙町42-4-TS555555

      The TS # being your Tenso account #

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