General guide for international submission.

  1. Process

(1) Print out submission form and send us with your cards for grading. All grading process is done in Dallas, US office. If you prefer, you can use online submission page. Please put cards in Card Saver / Top loader / magnetic holder in a group with bubble wrap.

If you have any uncertain things to fill out the submission form, leave it blank. We will contact you before the payment.

We highly recommend EMS and FedEx which are quite reliable carriers.

(2) When we receive your package, we will charge grading fee with your credit card.

(3) That’s it!

Your cards will be get graded and shipped out via USPS Global Express (same with EMS). You will receive the return package within one week on average.

Should you have any question, please contact Dongwoon Lee, BGS grading international sales manager; Dongwoon has collected trading cards for twelve years and is in charge of international submission in Beckett Media for several years.

*Note: Please do not send email with your HOTMAIL account. In case you do not receive any response within 24 hours, please contact him again with your Gmail account.

  1. Fee

The fee depends on the number of cards you submit as follows.

The number of cards 1 to 12 cards 13-30 cards 31-99 cards
2 days $30 $26 $23
5 days $25 $22 $19
10 days $15 $14 $12
20 days $12 $11 $10
45 days $11 $10 $9

For example, if you submit 10 cards with 10-Day option, grading fee will be $15 per card.

Additionally, +$2 per autograph card and return shipping fee will be applied.

The number of cards Return shipping fee
1-20 $60
21-40 $75
41-60 $95
61-80 $115
81-100 $135
Per 100 $170

Insurance amount is an issue for international submission. The one thing we can say is higher insurance amount does not mean much safer method. All USPS packages will be treated precisely regardless of insurance amount. Each country has its own regulation for imported goods and it means higher percentage to be charged for import tax. We mark Returned Goods along with an official letter that cards have not been purchased.

Simply, you can choose the declared value on the package by yourself since single trading cards do not have any fixed value unlike TV, iPhone.) On the submission form, you need to fill out the “return insurance; $1.25 per $100”. The amount is up to you and you can choose the insurance amount at the lower part of the submission form “7. Return insurance (see Table) “If you write down $0 at 7. Return insurance line, then your package will be marked as “Declared value: $0 and $1.25 for $100 declared value.”

  1. More services

We accepted mixed orders. You can submit 10-Day order with your 45-Day order in one submission package. Also, normal BGS submission, recase, Cross over can be submitted in one order as well.

If your BGS graded card has been damaged/scratched, we can fix it for you.


For Cross over, you can set Minimum Grade option. Please attach a note “MG 8.5”. In this case, if the final grade inspected by our specialist is under 8, the card will be returned to you in an original condition. This rule can be applied to Authentication Only service as well.

We can grade cards with proper license only and a few cards such as Skybox Autographics need to be submitted as BAS/BGS (Beckett Authentication Service) program. If you are not sure about possibility for grading, contact Dongwoon. In other case, send cards to us. If particular cards are not eligible for grading, we will return the cards along with other normal graded cards.

We provide grading service for Asian league cards with proper license as well.


BBM Japanese league card, Teleca Korean league card

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