Car Shipping Service from the United States to Ghana

Car shipping service to Ghana from the United States of North America. This is the service route to ship a car to Tema Ghana from the major ports in the US.

Ship a Car to Ghana never was that simple as with BR LOGISTICS USA INC that provides the most reliable car shipping services to Ghana.

Car Shipping Service schedule from the United States to Tema Ghana.

Car Shipping Service from USA to Ghana

How Much Does it Cost to Ship a Car to Ghana?

How Much Does it Cost to Ship a Car to Ghana?

  • The average price to ship a car to Ghana ranges from $1142 to $1672.
  • The duty to import a car in Ghana  is 10% duty  and 12.5% VAT.
  • The cars 10 years older cannot be shipped and imported to Ghana.
  • The price to ship your car to Tema Ghana will vary on the type of car you have, the dimensions of the vehicle, the method of transport to the shipping port as if you want to ship the car via container service or roll on roll off service (RO-RO).
  • But these are not final prices, as some factors may change the price you pay as if the vehicles are run&drive, non runners, or forklift service that can increase the cost to ship a car to Ghana.

Price list to ship a car to Ghana

What is the cost to ship a car to Ghana?, This is the example price list table with the cheapest shipping rates to ship your car to Ghanafrom the United States. The table contains the shipping ocean freights to ship your car from the major ports in the United States to the most popular ports in Ghana as Tema port, Takoradi, and Accra Ghana.

Port to port Service Type of vechicle Ocean Freight rates:
Ship Car to Ghana from Galveston Texas US Roll on roll off service: Cars,Sedans,SUV from: $1255
Ship Car to Ghana from Freeport Texas US Roll on roll off service: Cars,Sedans,SUV from: $1479
Ship Car to Ghana from Houston Texas US Roll on roll off service: Cars,Sedans,SUV from: $1479
Ship Car to Ghana from Boston US Roll on roll off service: Cars up to 650cft from: $1255
Ship Car to Ghana from Providence US Roll on roll off service: Cars up to 650cft from: $1255
Ship Car to Ghana from Newark US Roll on roll off service: Cars up to 650cft from: $1255
Ship Car to Ghana from New York US Roll on roll off service: Cars up to 650cft from: $1255
Ship Car to Ghana from Wilmington US Roll on roll off service: Cars up to 650cft from: $1255
Ship Car to Ghana from Baltimore US Roll on roll off service: Cars up to 650cft from: $1255
Ship Car to Ghana from Savannah US Roll on roll off service: Cars up to 650cft from: $1255
Ship Car to Ghana from Jacksonville US Roll on roll off service: Cars up to 650cft from: $1255
Ship Car to Ghana from Boston US Roll on roll off service: Cars up to 899 cft(CAT III) from: $1379
Ship Car to Ghana from Providence US Roll on roll off service: Cars up to 899 cft(CAT III) from: $1479
Ship Car to Ghana from Newark US Roll on roll off service: Cars up to 899 cft(CAT III) from: $1379
Ship Car to Ghana from New York US Roll on roll off service: Cars up to 899 cft(CAT III) from: $1379
Ship Car to Ghana from Wilmington US Roll on roll off service: Cars up to 899 cft(CAT III) from: $1379
Ship Car to Ghana from Baltimore US Roll on roll off service: Cars up to 899 cft(CAT III) from: $1379
Ship Car to Ghana from Savannah US Roll on roll off service: Cars up to 899 cft(CAT III) from: $1379
Ship Car to Ghana from Jacksonville US Roll on roll off service: Cars up to 899 cft(CAT III) from: $1379
Ship Car from New York / New Jersey to Ghana Shared Container: Cars Sedans SUV from: $2500
Ship Car from Baltimore to Ghana Shared Container: Cars Sedans SUV from: $2500
Ship Car from Texas to Ghana Shared Container: Cars Sedans SUV from: $2800
Ship Car from New Jersey to Ghana Full container load: 20ft container to Ghana from: $5050
Ship Car from New Jersey to Ghana Full container load: 40ft container to Ghana from: $6600
Ship Car from Los Angeles to Ghana Full container load: 40ft container to Ghana from: $8600
Ship Car from Los Angeles California to Ghana Shared Container: Cars Sedans SUV from: $3600
Ship Car from Houston to Ghana Full container load: 20ft container to Ghana from: $5600
Ship Car from Houston to Ghana Full container load: 40ft container to Ghana from: $7000

Factors of price to ship a car to Ghana

The price to ship a car to Ghana will vary on the type of car you have, the shipping dimensions and weight, the method of transport to the port of destination in Ghana, the location of your car in the USA that you plan to ship it from to Ghana, and which method of transport you choose.

Only once we have that info from you, can we estimate costs more precisely to ship your car to Ghana.

Online car shipping rate calculator to Ghana.

Clicking below link bottom you can request a rate to ship your car to Nigeria from the USA major ports as Baltimore, Providence, Boston, Newark ,Savannah, Jacksonville, Freeport Texas, and Los Angeles California.

How to Ship a Car to Ghana from the United States of America

How can I ship my car to Ghana?

Your first step on How to ship a Car to Ghana from the United States of America is to follow the Step by Step guide to ship a Car to Ghana from the US, and provide to your forwarder or shipping company the Year, Make, Model, and location of your vehicle.

How to Ship Your Car to Ghana Step by Step Guide:

  1. Research for car shipping companies in the United States that offers shipping services to Ghana.
  2. Request a shipping rate from the United States to Ghana.
  3. Chose the best shipping method to ship your vehicle from USA to Ghana, depends of you needing you can chose the following shipping methods to Ghana: Roll on Roll off service, Container shipping service, shared container service, or Air Cargo to Ghana.
  4. Provide the documents to the shipping company to make the booking to ship your vehicle to Ghana.
  5. Deliver the vehicle to the port or to the export warehouse to then export it to Ghana
  6. Make the payment to the shipping company
  7. Send the release or bill of lading to your clearing agent, customs broker, or forwarder company in Ghana.

Documents needed to ship a car from USA to Ghana:

The following list contains the documentation needed to ship a car from the USA to Ghana.

  • Original state title of the vehicle, with a seller info and buyer info, with no lien holder on it, or if there is a lien holder it will need to be stamped by the financial company that is making the reserve of the vehicle, if the title is not stamped and signed by the financial company you will need to request an original lien release letter from the Bank confirming the car is paid in full.
  • Bill of sale, commercial invoice, tracing the seller and buyer transaction, value of the vehicle, and showing paid in full balance $0.00 (zero).
  • Vehicle information and specs, Year, make, model, full vin#, shipping weight, and dimensions of the car.
  • Shipper name or company information in the USA, address, tel#, EIN#/TAX ID#/ or foreign passport id.
  • Consignee full name or company information, address in Ghana, contact number.

What year of a car can i ship to Ghana?

There are no age restrictions to ship cars to Ghana, however vehicles that are older than 10 years are subject to extra taxes and duties to be imported it in Ghana. Please contact Customs – GRA – Ghana Revenue Authority in Tema Ghana to import vehicles that are more than 10 years old.

Ship a car to port of Tema Ghana from the United States

Ship a car to Tema is the most efficient destination in Ghana for vehicles, the Tema Port is the most popular Port in Ghana to import vehicles.  The port of Tema is in Harbour City”That is the largest seaport in Ghana. This harbor serves as both a loading and unloading port for cars.

Port of Tema Ghana

The port of Tema in Ghana is the busiest Port in Ghana for Car imports from USA. The most popular terminal of exchange for cargo in West Africa for containers with cars, commercial commodities, and personal effects from North America..

Location of Tema, Ghana’s port

Address: P. O. Box 488. Tema. Ghana

Coordinates: 05°38′00″N 00°00′01″E

Types of Shipping Methods to ship a Car to Ghana

The shipping methods and options to ship a car from USA to are the roll on roll off service (RO-RO), Full container load with cars (FCL), Shared container shipping to Ghana (LCL), or Air Cargo.

Roll on Roll off Service from USA to Ghana.

The Roll on Roll off service or RORO shipping service is one of the most popular methods to ship a car from USA to Ghana, this shipping service offers to ship your car to Tema port in Ghana just driving it onto and off of the ship vessel in the USA and rolling the car out discharge the car of the vessel in Ghana, with a cheap coast of transport, making this method one of the best one to ship a car from the United States of North America to Ghana.

Roll on Roll off service from USA to Ghana

If you have a wheeled vehicle to Ship from any port in the USA to Ghana, such as a car, Sedan, SUV, motorcycle, motor home, camper, trailer, bus, construction vehicle, Heavy Equipment, Excavators, or a boat to ship it to the port of Tema Ghana, this method is extremely efficient and cost-effective, featuring the most reliable departure, transit time, and arrival dates to Ghana from the USA. The New car manufacturers tend to choose this method when deciding to ship their own vehicles overseas.

Advantages of the Roll on Roll off / RORO Shipping service to Ghana:
  • You can ship vehicles running vehicles from the most popular RO-RO port in the USA to Ghana for a very cheap price.
  • Special RO-RO service to Ghana for Non runners vehicles, this allow you to ship cars from Copart and IAAI auto auctions.
  • Fast transit time from Boston, Providence, Newark, Wilmington, Baltimore, Savannah, Jacksonville Florida and Freeport Texas to Tema Ghana with only 17 days of transit port to port.
  • The roll on/roll off local export charges, and destination Charges in Ghana are less expensive than a container shipment with cars to Ghana.

Container shipping service from USA to Ghana

The container shipping service from USA to Ghana is your exclusive container shipping, it will cost you more than a RO-RO Car shipping service, but your car or your vehicles are the only ones in your container to Ghana.

ship a container with cars to ghana
Advantages of the Container Shipping service to Ghana:
  • You can ship vehicles that do not work, accident vehicles from the American auto auctions as Copart or IAAI.
  • You can load up to 4 cars in to a 40ft container to Ghana.
  • You can include personal belongings along with your car, as personal effects or furniture.
  • You will have the container shipment exclusivity for you to Ghana, not a shared container.

Shared Container Shipping Service for Cars from USA to Ghana

This is the most affordable option to ship accident cars to Ghana from the US. This shared container shipping service for Cars from USA to Ghana is very efficient to ship non runner cars from the American auctions as Copart, IAAI, Insurance auctions, as not all the ports in the USA accepts non runner or accident vehicles. However, there is a disadvantage to this method: you will have to wait until the whole container is filled with other vehicles before it can be loaded onto the container ship and set sail. Therefore, your departure date cannot be guaranteed.

Advantages of the Shared Container Shipping service to Ghana:
  • The best plus to this method to ship your car with a Shared Container service is that you can place additional items in the trunk or the backseat of your vehicle for the shipping to Ghana.
  • Your vehicle doesn’t have to be working to use this option, you can ship a non runner vehicle to Ghana using a shared container shipment.
 

How long to ship a car from USA to Ghana? 

The estimated transit time to ship a Car to Tema Ghana from the United States is from 2 weeks to 4 weeks.

How many days does it take to ship a car from USA to Ghana?, The transit time is from 16 to 25 days after the vessel departs from the port in the USA and arrives to Tema port. The shipping average is 20 days to ship a car from The United States  to Ghana.

Shortest transit time from USA to Ghana

One of the shortest transit time to ship a car to Ghana is the route from Baltimore Maryland US to the port of Tema in Ghana with the Car Shipping company ACL – Grimaldi Line service with an average of 18 days of transit. The next shortest route is with Sallaum Shipping Line from Jacksonville Florida as a port of loading in Miami zone with an average of 20 day of transit time to Ghana.

Longest transit time from North America to Ghana

The longest transit time to ship a car from the USA to Ghana is the route from Houston Texas via Freeport Terminal to Tema Ghana, with an estimated average transit time between 25 to 28 days. The next longest route is from New York to Tema Ghana, with an average of 22 days of transit time.

Top 5 most popular routes for shipping cars from USA to Ghana

At BR EXPORT USA, we offer you a professional international car shipping services from the major ports of United States of America to Ghana, as loading cars in to containers, ro-ro car shipments, air cargo for vehicles, international transport of cars for the routes to send cars to Ghana. Here are the top 5 routes from United States of America to the major ports of the country of Ghana in Africa.

Origin port in the US: Destination port in Ghana
Port: NYCT, New York, USA SSL: Grimaldi SSL: Sallaum Port: GHTEM, Tema, Ghana.
Port: Baltimore Maryland, USA SSL: Grimaldi SSL: Sallaum Port: GHTEM, Tema, Ghana.
Port: Jacksonville Florida, USA SSL: Grimaldi SSL: Sallaum Port: GHTEM, Tema, Ghana.
Port: Houston Texas, USA SSL: Grimaldi SSL: Sallaum Port: GHTEM, Tema, Ghana.
Port: Newark New Jersey, USA SSL: Grimaldi SSL: Sallaum Port: GHTEM, Tema, Ghana.

How to import a Car in Ghana from the United States?

  • Ship the car from USA to Ghana
  • Follow the procedure to import the car in Ghana with your customs broker
  • Check the Documents you need to import a car in Ghana
  • Pay the taxes and duties in Ghana
  • Pick up the car or the container from the Terminal in Tema Ghana

Documents you need to have to import a car in Ghana:

    • Original shipping bill of lading, or Seaway bill, or Airway bill
    • Driver’s license issued in Ghana or an International Driver’s ID
    • Original invoice
    • Packing list
    • Combined Certificate of Value and Origin (CCVO)
    • Ghana Customs ‘Form C’
    • Pier fees document for Tema terminal
    • If need further information you can contact the Ghana Embassy in Washington, DC for the latest import tax information to import a car in Ghana.

      Embassy of the Republic of Ghana
      33512 International Dr NW, Washington, DC 20008
      (202)-686-4520

      If you are in Ghana, you should contact the Ghana Customs Service to get more information on the procedure to import a car in Ghana:

      Ghana Customs Service Headquarters

      Tel: 0800-900-110 || (+233)20 926 7048/9

      info@gra.gov.gh

      HOW TO SHIP A NON RUNNER VEHICLE TO GHANA?

      The best way to ship a non runner vehicle to Ghana is using the shared container service. If you need to ship a non runner or forklift unit to Ghana you will need to ship it into a container.

      The second option to ship a non runner vehicle will be using roll on roll off service, but no all the port of export in the Untied States can accept them.

      Shipping Differences between NON RUNNER TOWING SERVICE & FORKLIFT SERVICE

      Please take a moment and ready this information that was sent to us by the Steamship lines:

      American ports are rejecting a lot of vehicles on RORO service, because of the condition of the vehicles.

      Please inform us of the condition of the vehicles before to make the booking, run&drive, non runner towing, non runner forklift, flooded vehicle. (Real condition of the vehicle NOT THE CONDITION THAT IS INFORMED BY THE AUCTIONS)

      The owner/buyer of the vehicle is responsible for all the charges that may occur in all the shipping processes.

      NON RUNNER – TOWING SERVICE

      Non running vehicles must be capable of being towed inside of the vessel and must meet

      the following conditions:

      • –          OPERATIONAL STEERING
      • –          4 TIRES MUST HOLD AIR
      • –          OPERATIONAL BRAKES
      • –          OPERATIONAL IGNITION FREEING THE STEERING COLUMN & SHIFT LEVER
      • –          OPERATIONAL DRIVER DOOR
      • –          NO BROKEN GLASSES INSIDE THE VEHICLE
      • –          NO HUMAN REMAINS
      • –          NO SHARP EDGES IN THE INTERIOR
      • –          THE VEHICLES MUST HAVE THE KEYS

         

         

FORKLIFT SERVICE

IF THE VEHICLES DO NOT COMPLY WITH THE CONDITIONS MENTIONED ABOVE IT WILL BE CONSIDERED FORKLIFT SERVICE.

THE DECISION IF THE VEHICLES ARE TOWING SERVICE OR FORKLIFT SERVICE WILL BE TAKEN BY THE PORT AUTHORITY OF THE PORT WHICH IS RECEIVING THE VEHICLE.

FLOODED VEHICLES ARE FORKLIFT SERVICE UNITS ALSO IF THEY RUN AND DRIVE

Please note that Auto Auctions many times show vehicles as run and drive in their web sites and when the Haulers arrive  the auctions to pick up the cars , they have broken axles , flat tires , and don’t have keys.

    • . If the vehicle has a flat tire it is forklift service
    • . If the vehicle does´t have key it is forklift service
    • . Vehicles with broken axles are forklift service
    • . Vehicles that one or more of the wheels don’t roll are forklift service
    • . Vehicles with broken glasses inside or with blood inside are forklift service
    •    ( to avoid this forklift service the glasses must be vacuumed )

IT IS VERY IMPORTANT TO ADVISE THE CONDITION OF THE VEHICLE AT THE TIME THAT YOU REQUEST THE BOOKINGS , THE HAULERS CHARGE FOR DETENTION TIME FOR A WHILE THEY ARE WAITING AT THE PORTS , THE STEAMSHIP LINE SOMETIMES TAKE UP TO 2 HOURS FOR EXAMPLE TO CHANGE A BOOKING FROM RUN AND DRIVE TO NON RUNNER OR FROM NON RUNNER TO FORKLIFT SERVICE , WHEN THAT HAPPEN THE STEAMSHIP LINES HAVE TO UPDATE THE BOOKINGS IN THEIR SYSTEM AND NOTIFY THE TERMINAL OF SUCH CHANGE FOR A WHILE THE DRIVER IS WAITING AT THE PORT.

BR LOGISTICS USA INC
5/5