The new lower free shipping threshold allows you to avoid paying import taxes and value added taxes as Israel doesn’t assess those taxes on imports under $75. That makes $49-$75 orders the sweet spot for delivery to Israel.
Bulky and heavy items are excluded from free shipping. You can see if an item qualifies for free shipping by changing your shipping address on the top left to Israel:
And then click on a product, like this deal on Green Toys, to see if it says eligible for free shipping to Israel on $49+ orders:
At checkout, just select free shipping:
One DDF member notes that you should allow a couple of days between orders, so that multiple orders don’t get lumped together in the same shipment and become subject to import taxes and value added taxes. However, others say that has not happened to them.a free trial of Amazon Prime. A prime trial is also free with Amazon Family (which also gets you up to 20% off diapers among other benefits) or Amazon Student. EBT/Medicaid Cardholders can save on Prime Membership here.