This great, four season, rubber boot is rated to -20c and is Handmade in Europe. The boot sole, with a full shank and arch support, is rated to -40c and is anti-slip. Genuine Rubber, Genuine Quality, and great for rain, snow, slush and salt. Easily cleaned with a magic erasure and polished with any made for rubber products. Cotton fleece lined with cotton laces, Ilse Jacobsen hits the mark, as always with practical use, fashionable style and great quality. These boots fit true to size. eg 39 = 9 No import duties, no customs fees and no additional shipping charges.