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Paymt Pro offers dependable merchant accounts and payment processing tailored to meet all your kratom-related requirements.

What to Know

Kratom, scientifically known as Mitragyna speciosa, is a tropical tree native to Southeast Asia. Its leaves have been utilized for centuries for medicinal purposes, providing benefits such as pain relief, mood enhancement, and increased energy levels.

The digital marketplace has experienced a surge in online Kratom sales, reflecting the increasing interest in this natural herb from Southeast Asia. Merchants are urged to understand its intricacies for informed decision-making.


What You Can Sell with a Kratom Payment Processing Account

The increasing demand for Kratom products, driven by their diverse applications, has turned Kratom sales into a lucrative industry. However, handling payment processing in this sector is challenging due to its classification as high-risk. A dedicated Kratom payment processing account provides merchants with the flexibility to offer a variety of products without the typical constraints of standard merchant accounts.


Here's an overview of what you can sell with such an account:

Payment Processing Challenges in the Kratom Industry

High-Risk Classification

The Kratom industry faces payment processing hurdles due to its classification as high-risk, impacting account accessibility and terms.


Regulatory Scrutiny

Strict regulations surrounding Kratom create complexities, requiring merchants to navigate and adhere to evolving legal frameworks.


Limited Processor Options

Many traditional payment processors hesitate to serve the Kratom industry, limiting available options and necessitating specialized high-risk providers.

Risk of Chargebacks

The nature of the Kratom business increases the risk of chargebacks, posing challenges for merchants in managing transaction disputes and potential financial losses.

U.S. Restrictions on Sale of CBD or Hemp Products

In the United States, restrictions on the sale of Kratom products are in place to address concerns related to public health. These regulations include potential age restrictions to prevent access by minors, detailed labeling requirements, and periodic safety alerts issued by the FDA regarding potential contamination. The regulatory landscape surrounding Kratom is subject to ongoing evaluation and updates as authorities strive to balance consumer access with potential health risks.