How much does it cost to ship a container from China to United States
The price to ship a container from China to the United States will cost you approximately $1500 American Dollars (USD) for a 20ft container to the West Coast of America, and $3,500 Dollars for a 20” container to the East Coast of the United States, and up to $4,000 for a 40HC container to the West Coast, and $4500 to the East Coast. These rates examples are for local charges in China + export docs in China + Ocean Freight from China to a port in the USA.
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Container Shipping rates from China to the United States
Shipping rates door to port from the major ports of China to the USA.
From China: Shanghai, Shenzhen, Ningbo-Zhoushan, Guangzhou, Qingdao, Tianjin, Xiamen, Dalian, or Hong Kong.
To destination: The United States of America (USA).
|Port of loading:||Container size:||Shipping price:|
|Shanghai China to Los Angeles USA||20FT Container||from: $1500|
|Shanghai China to Oakland USA||40FT Container||from: $3500|
|Shenzhen China to Miami Florida USA||20FT Container||from: $3500|
|Shenzhen China to New York USA||40FT Container||from: $4500|
|Guangzhou China to Savannah USA||20FT Container||from: $3500|
|Guangzhou China to Baltimore USA||40FT Container||from: $4500|
|Tianjin China to Houston Texas USA||20FT Container||from: $3500|
|Tianjin China to Newark New Jersey USA||40FT Container||from: $4500|
|Ningbo China to Norfolk VA USA||20FT Container||from: $3500|
|Ningbo China to Portland USA||40FT Container||from: $3500|
Ocean freight rates from China to The United States
Examples of Ocean freight rates port to port from the major ports of China to the USA.
From China: Port of Shanghai, Port of Shenzhen, Port of Ningbo-Zhoushan, Port of Guangzhou, Port of Qingdao, Port of Tianjin, Port of Xiamen, Port of Dalian, or Port of Hong Kong.
To destination USA: Port of New York US, Port of New Jersey US, Port of Baltimore US, Port of Savannah US, Port of Miami US, Port of Houston US, Port of Los Angeles US, Port of Long Beach US.
|Port to port Service||Container size:||Ocean Freight price:|
|Shanghai port China to port of Los Angeles USA||20FT Container||from: $1000|
|Shanghai Port China to Port of Oakland USA||40FT Container||from: $3000|
|Port of Shenzhen China to Port of Miami Florida USA||20FT Container||from: $3000|
|Port of Shenzhen China to Port of New York USA||40FT Container||from: $4000|
|Port of Guangzhou China to Port of Savannah USA||20FT Container||from: $3000|
|Port of Guangzhou China to Port of Baltimore USA||40FT Container||from: $4000|
|Port of Tianjin China to Port of Houston Texas USA||20FT Container||from: $3000|
|Port of Tianjin China to Port of Newark New Jersey USA||40FT Container||from: $4000|
|Port of Ningbo China to Port of Norfolk VA USA||20FT Container||from: $3000|
|Port of Ningbo China to Port of Portland USA||40FT Container||from: $3000|
Container Shipping departures from China and arrivals to USA
We have weekly service from China to The United States with Vessels departures from the following container ports: Shanghai, Shenzhen, Ningbo-Zhoushan, Guangzhou, Qingdao, Tianjin, Xiamen, Dalian, Hong Kong with destination to the East Coast and West Coast of North America.
Schedule departures from China to destination USA
The following table schedule contains the principal ships departures and arrivals to the US from China.
|Vessel name||Voyage Number||Port of loading - POL||Port of discharge - POD||ETA: Arrival date (estimated)|
|MSC TORONTO||V6||SHANGHAI CHINA||New York|
|Week 20 2020|
|COSCO DENMARK||V7||GUANGZHOU CHINA||New York|
|Week 21 2020|
|CMA CGM CENTAURUS||V8||SHENZHEN CHINA||New York|
|Week 22 2020|
|MAERSK SARNIA||V9||QINGDAO CHINA||PORTLAND|
|Week 23 2020|
Estimated transit time to ship a container from China to United States
The following table contains the estimated transit times with different shipping companies from China to the USA
|Port of origin||Port of destination||Steamship Line||Transit time||Container|
|Shanghai||New York, USA|
New Jersey, USA
Maher Terminals, USA
|CMA CGM||30 Days||20FT|
|Shenzhen||New York, USA|
New Jersey, USA
Maher Terminals, USA
|OOCL - Orient Overseas Container Line||35 Days||20FT|
|Ningbo-Zhoushan||New York, USA|
New Jersey, USA
APM Terminals, USA
|MAERSK CONTAINER LINE||35 Days||20FT|
|Guangzhou||Baltimore Maryland, USA|
Dundalk Terminal, MD, USA
Seagirt Marine Terminal
|Qingdao||Savannah Georgia, USA|
Ocean Terminal, Savannah
|Tianjin||Miami Florida, USA|
|Xiamen||Houston Texas, USA||MSC||28 Days||20FT|
Long beach port, USA
Port of Los Angeles, USA.
|MAERSK CONTAINER LINE||20 Days||20FT|
|Hong Kong||Port of Vancouver, Canada||ZIM LINE||25 Days||20FT|
|Shanghai||Port of Halifax, Canada||EVER GREEN LINE||35 Days||20FT|
Shortest transit time from China to United States
One of the shortest transit time to ship a container to the United States is the route from Shanghai container terminal using CMA CGM container service, with an average of 20 days of transit. The next shortest route is with OOCL from Qingdao as a port of loading with an average of 28 days to reach the West Coast of USA.
Longest transit time from China to United States
The slowest transit time to ship a container from China to USA is the route Hong Kong to New York, with an estimated average transit time between 35 to 37 days of transit port to port. The next longest route is Guangzhou to Baltimore, with an average of 38 to 45 days of transit time.
Top 5 most popular routes for shipping containers from China to the US
At BR EXPORT USA company with offices in New Jersey USA and in Guangzhou China, we offer you a professional international shipping services from port to port, door to port, door to door from China to USA, as loading containers, with motorcycles, boats, personal effects, commercial cargo, furniture, food, agriculture equipment, construction equipment, clothing, medical equipment. We help with the export docs and import docs, inland transport, warehousing and international transport for the routes for sending containers to the United States from all the popular Chinese’s ports. Here are the top 5 routes from China to USA as a destination:
|Origin: China||Destination: USA|
|Port: Shanghai CNSHA||Port: Los Angeles USLAX|
|Port: Shenzhen CNSHK||Port: New York USNYC|
|Port: Guangzhou CNXSA||Port: Miami USMIA|
|Port: Tianjin CNTSN||Port: Houston USHOU|
|Port: Xiamen CNXMN||Port: Long Beach USLGB|
Alternatives types of shipping freights from China to USA.
There are a lot of alternative offers to send cargo to USA. Another options are: LCL (Less than a container load), Roll on Roll off for vehicles, , AIR Cargo, Curriers like FedEx, DHL, UPS etc.
What is better FCL (Full container load) or Shared Container LCL from China’s ocean freights to the United States of North America?
Shipping commercial or personal cargo from China to USA as electronics, lighting, machines, furniture, clothing, food, cars, boats, motorcycles, jet ski, motor homes, auto parts, personal effects, etc, the first step to ship to USA is to assess your shipping volume and weight, then contact your forwarder or shiping agent in China. Then your forwarder will recommend you whether you need a is full container or another option is a shared container or a groupage (a less-than-container load, or LCL shipping). Contact BR LOGISTICS USA for more information for shipping recommendations and rates.
Recommended trusted and reliable shipping companies in China to ship to the United States
This list have the examples of the most trusted and reliable international shipping companies from China to USA as ranked by Alphaliner, which provides data online by tracking the capacity of container ships and vessels based on twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs). We have also provided the companies profile for each steam shipping line (Shipping company) with they addresses and telephone number to handle containers services, LCL services, and air cargo services from China to the US.
MAERSK LINE WITH SERVICE FROM CHINA TO USA:
As a one of the leading container shipping companies in China (including Hong Kong), Maersk have connected Chinese businesses to the world for nearly a century. They are present at 36 ports, and provide a very good service for Shipping from China to the United States of America serving with a good service door to door.
Office Beijing China:
Shipping company in Beijing, China
Address 17/F, Tower B, Landgent Center,
No. 24 Middle – East Third Ring Road,
Chao Yang District, 100022, Beijing, China.
P.R.China Telephone +86 532 80951000 Opening hours Mon-Fri 08:00-17:00
MEDITERRANEAN SHIPPING COMPANY SERVICE FROM CHINA TO USA:
Mediterranean Shipping Company is a privately owned and global provider of shipping and logistics solutions, with specialization in container shipping services from China to North America, USA and Canada. With their fleet of more than 500 containers shipping vessels and with a capacity of approximately 2 to 3 million TEU, MSC facilitates an international trade between China’s majors ports to the USA,
The company offers routes around all China and delivers 20ft containers and 40ft dry cargo containers as well as reefer cargo. MSC also offers intermodal transportation services that include door to door China to Nigeria, factory to consumer, and a combination of transport solutions to fulfill their delivery obligations to the USA.
MSC office in China:
Shipping company in Shanghai, China
Located in: China Shipping Building Parking Lot
Address: China, Shanghai, Pudong, Pudong Ave, 1号中国船舶大厦5层
CHINA COSCO SHIPPING LINE SERVICE FROM CHINA TO USA:
Cosco China is an Ocean Shipping Company from China with a (COSCO Group of shipping companies) this is a government-owned shipping company and logistics supplier company of the People’s Republic of China. COSCO’s subsidiaries is a part of COSCO Shipping Co Ltd, OOCL, Shanghai Pan Asia Shipping, and New Golden Sea and Coheung.
The COSCO Shipping Group owns more than 360 dry bulk vessels and 10,000 ships for containers transport. The COSCO vessels stops at more than a 1000 containers ports around the world, with also a direct service to USA and all North America. The company is the largest dry bulk carrier and container liner carrier in China and one of the most prominent dry bulk shipping operators in the world offering a weekly service from all China to the United Sates West and East Coast ports.
Shipping company in SOUTH CHINA
53/F, Shenzhen International Chamber of Commerce Tower, inter-junction of Yitian Road, Shenzhen, China.