How much does it cost to ship a container to Nigeria

These are examples of the cheapest rates for 20 foot FCL container shipping to Nigeria’s ports:

Algeciras - Tincan/Lagos

From 2,650 $

Barcelona - Tincan/Lagos

From 2,676 $

Madrid - Lagos

From 2,795 $

NEW YORK - Tincan/Lagos

From 3,576 $

Miami - Tincan/Lagos

From 3,618 $

Los Angeles - Tincan/Lagos

From 3,733 $

Shipping rates from United States to Nigeria

miami - lagos
DV20
$ 1,920
DV40
$ 2,202
40HC
$ 2,208
savannah - lagos
DV20
$ 1,920
DV40
$ 2,208
40HC
$ 2,208
new york - tincan/lagos
DV20
$ 2,205
DV40
$ 2,858
40HC
$ 5,332
savannah - tincan/lagos
DV20
$ 2,205
DV40
$ 5,849
40HC
$ 2,858
miami - lagos
DV20
$ 2,397
DV40
$ 2,682
40HC
$ 2,688

Shipping rates from Spain to Nigeria

algeciras - lagos
DV20
$ 1,864
DV40
$ 4,731
40HC
$ 4,985
algeciras - lagos
DV20
$ 2,283
DV40
$ 3,419
40HC
$ 4,950
barcelona - lagos
DV20
$ 2,297
DV40
$ 3,437
40HC
$ 3,153
madrid - lagos
DV20
$ 2,345
DV40
$ 3,172
40HC
$ 5,913
madrid - tincan/lagos
DV20
$ 2,528
DV40
$ 5,676
40HC
$ 5,676

How much does it cost to ship a container from Nigeria

Shipping rates from Nigeria to Spain

tincan/lagos - valencia
DV20
$ 771
DV40
$ 1,241
40HC
$ 1,291
lagos - valencia
DV20
$ 804
DV40
$ 1,282
40HC
$ 4,159
lagos - barcelona
DV20
$ 808
DV40
$ 1,355
40HC
$ 4,100

Ship containers to different ports in Nigeria

Ship your container to Nigeria in FCL (Full Container Load) or LCL (Less than a Container Load) shipment at the best rate. iContainers operates in 4 ports in Nigeria from the United States and in 4 ports in Nigeria from Spain for ocean freight transport.

Estimated transit time to send a container to Nigeria

Continent of originCountry of originPort of originPort of destinationTransit time (days)20DV FCL
AmericaUnited StatesSeattleTincan/Lagos614,624$
AmericaUnited StatesOaklandTincan/Lagos594,224$
AmericaUnited StatesLong BeachTincan/Lagos574,224$
EuropeSpainMadridTincan/Lagos212,139$
EuropeSpainValenciaTincan/Lagos212,139$
EuropeSpainAlgecirasTincan/Lagos122,117$

Longest transit time to Nigeria

The longest transit time to ship a container to Nigeria is the route Seattle - Tincan/Lagos, with an average of 61 days. The next longest routes are Oakland - Tincan/Lagos, with an average of 59 days and Long Beach - Tincan/Lagos, with an average of 57 days.

Shortest transit time to Nigeria

The shortest transit time to ship a container to Nigeria is the route Algeciras - Tincan/Lagos, with an average of 12 days. The next shortest routes are Madrid - Tincan/Lagos, with an average of 21 days; and Valencia - Tincan/Lagos, with an average of 21 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to Nigeria

At iContainers, you can find 107 routes for sending containers to Nigeria. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
BarcelonaTincan/Lagos
DetroitTincan/Lagos
MiamiTincan/Lagos
New YorkTincan/Lagos
SavannahTincan/Lagos

Ship container to Nigeria: Import duty rates

2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Average duty rate 11.7% 11.9% 12.1% 12.1% -
Maximum duty rate 35% 35% 35% 35% -

Peak Season 2021

Dive into the factors affecting this year’s peak season and their impact, as well as the advice and tips needed to begin planning your shipment

Peak Season 2021 eBook
Klaus Lydsal

"Shippers should plan as far in advance as possible. With COVID on the map and lack of space, this season will be more unpredictable than the previous one, with rates never seen"

Klaus Lydsal, vice president of operations at iContainers