we regret, that the goods did not arrive in proper condition. As we understand your comment correctly, you managed to fix that issue. If there is any problem with the tube - please let us know, so that we can take care of it.
We will forward this claim to our logistic department to check the packaging of this item.
Your opinion, that the price of this tube is quite high, we can understand very well. Unfortunately, we do not have direct influence on the pricing, which is done by the manufacturer. We offer this item with a discount in our webshop.