Hey guys. I recently bought a watch from America, and the forwarding agent has said they cannot send it to me without paying $150 plus $50 admin for a license, because the mother of pearl watch face makes it an animal product. Is this right??
I have been back to the merchant who hasn't been very helpful and ended up suggesting I contact HMRC, which I did, but they were equally as helpful; not very.
Does a watch face really deem it an animal product??