How much does it cost to ship a container to United States

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

Rio Haina - Miami

From 590 $

Madrid - Miami

From 1,429 $

Barcelona - Miami

From 1,429 $

Valencia - Miami

From 1,378 $

Shipping rates from China to United States

shekou - denver
DV20
$ 569
DV40
$ 5,274
40HC
$ 9,266
qingdao - new orleans
DV20
$ 1,039
DV40
$ 4,220
40HC
$ 7,409
shanghai - long beach
DV20
$ 1,064
DV40
$ 1,426
40HC
$ 1,421
shanghai - los angeles
DV20
$ 1,064
DV40
$ 1,426
40HC
$ 1,421
fangcheng - los angeles
DV20
$ 1,116
DV40
$ 2,173
40HC
$ 1,418

Shipping rates from Spain to United States

sevilla - oakland
DV20
$ 955
DV40
$ 4,620
40HC
$ 3,835
cadiz - new york
DV20
$ 925
DV40
$ 2,342
40HC
$ 4,081
cadiz - new york
DV20
$ 1,074
DV40
$ 4,138
40HC
$ 4,846
madrid - savannah
DV20
$ 1,191
DV40
$ 1,322
40HC
$ 3,860
barcelona - savannah
DV20
$ 1,191
DV40
$ 1,660
40HC
$ 4,419

Shipping rates from Vietnam to United States

ho chi minh city - memphis
DV20
$ 1,105
DV40
$ 5,173
40HC
$ 6,946
cai mep - long beach
DV20
$ 1,161
DV40
$ 1,407
40HC
$ 1,407
cai mep - los angeles
DV20
$ 1,161
DV40
$ 1,407
40HC
$ 1,407
cai mep - oakland
DV20
$ 1,161
DV40
$ 1,407
40HC
$ 4,978
cai mep - long beach
DV20
$ 1,166
DV40
$ 1,708
40HC
$ 1,708

Shipping rates from India to United States

mundra - seattle
DV20
$ 1,305
DV40
$ 1,587
40HC
$ 1,588
jawaharlal nehru (nhava sheva) - los angeles
DV20
$ 1,305
DV40
$ 1,587
40HC
$ 1,588
jawaharlal nehru (nhava sheva) - long beach
DV20
$ 1,305
DV40
$ 1,587
40HC
$ 1,588
jawaharlal nehru (nhava sheva) - tacoma
DV20
$ 1,328
DV40
$ 1,658
40HC
$ 1,551
jawaharlal nehru (nhava sheva) - seattle
DV20
$ 1,328
DV40
$ 2,190
40HC
$ 1,840

Shipping rates from Thailand to United States

laem chabang - long beach
DV20
$ 1,204
DV40
$ 1,461
40HC
$ 1,461
laem chabang - los angeles
DV20
$ 1,204
DV40
$ 1,461
40HC
$ 1,461
laem chabang - seattle
DV20
$ 1,204
DV40
$ 1,461
40HC
$ 1,461
bangkok - long beach
DV20
$ 1,211
DV40
$ 1,467
40HC
$ 1,467
bangkok - los angeles
DV20
$ 1,211
DV40
$ 1,467
40HC
$ 1,467

How much does it cost to ship a container from United States

Shipping rates from United States to China

los angeles - shanghai
DV20
$ 275
DV40
$ 310
40HC
$ 310
long beach - shanghai
DV20
$ 275
DV40
$ 310
40HC
$ 310
long beach - xingang
DV20
$ 275
DV40
$ 310
40HC
$ 494
long beach - qingdao
DV20
$ 275
DV40
$ 310
40HC
$ 494
los angeles - xiamen
DV20
$ 275
DV40
$ 1,319
40HC
$ 654

Shipping rates from United States to India

new york - chennai (ex madras)
DV20
$ 100
DV40
$ 6,072
40HC
$ 4,234
charleston - mundra
DV20
$ 550
DV40
$ 1,015
40HC
$ 1,015
charleston - visakhapatnam
DV20
$ 570
DV40
$ 1,005
40HC
$ 1,005
baltimore - visakhapatnam
DV20
$ 575
DV40
$ 1,422
40HC
$ 1,422
new york - chennai (ex madras)
DV20
$ 580
DV40
$ 6,144
40HC
$ 4,900

Shipping rates from United States to Spain

savannah - algeciras
DV20
$ 220
DV40
$ 2,873
40HC
$ 360
miami - algeciras
DV20
$ 310
DV40
$ 650
40HC
$ 2,124
miami - algeciras
DV20
$ 358
DV40
$ 524
40HC
$ 512
savannah - valencia
DV20
$ 330
DV40
$ 2,767
40HC
$ 3,890
new york - barcelona
DV20
$ 334
DV40
$ 433
40HC
$ 290

Shipping rates from United States to Australia

new york - sydney
DV20
$ 100
DV40
$ 2,120
40HC
$ 6,391
long beach - sydney
DV20
$ 875
DV40
$ 1,255
40HC
$ 1,255
los angeles - sydney
DV20
$ 875
DV40
$ 1,255
40HC
$ 1,255
long beach - melbourne
DV20
$ 875
DV40
$ 1,255
40HC
$ 3,927
los angeles - melbourne
DV20
$ 875
DV40
$ 1,255
40HC
$ 3,927

Shipping rates from United States to Japan

los angeles - tokyo
DV20
$ 495
DV40
$ 545
40HC
$ 545
long beach - tokyo
DV20
$ 495
DV40
$ 545
40HC
$ 545
long beach - shimizu
DV20
$ 555
DV40
$ 620
40HC
$ 620
los angeles - shimizu
DV20
$ 555
DV40
$ 620
40HC
$ 620
long beach - nagoya, aichi
DV20
$ 555
DV40
$ 675
40HC
$ 2,125

Ship containers to different ports in United States

Ship your container to United States in FCL (Full Container Load) or LCL (Less than a Container Load) shipment at the best rate. iContainers operates in 18 ports in United States from Spain for ocean freight transport.

Estimated transit time to send a container to United States

Continent of originCountry of originPort of originPort of destinationTransit time (days)20DV FCL
AsiaSouth KoreaBusanMiami532,702$
AsiaChinaNingboMiami512,702$
AsiaChinaXiamenMiami492,095$
EuropePortugalLisboaMiami112,381$
EuropeSpainAlgecirasMiami11725$
EuropePortugalSinesMiami102,381$

Longest transit time to United States

The longest transit time to ship a container to United States is the route Busan - Miami, with an average of 53 days. The next longest routes are Ningbo - Miami, with an average of 51 days and Xiamen - Miami, with an average of 49 days.

Shortest transit time to United States

The shortest transit time to ship a container to United States is the route Sines - Miami, with an average of 10 days. The next shortest routes are Lisboa - Miami, with an average of 11 days; and Algeciras - Miami, with an average of 11 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to United States

At iContainers, you can find 678 routes for sending containers to United States. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
BarcelonaMiami
BuenaventuraMiami
CallaoMiami
CartagenaMiami
VeracruzMiami

Ship container to the United States: Import duty rates

2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Average duty rate 3.4% 3.5% 3.5% 3.5% 3.4%
Maximum duty rate 350% 350% 350% 350% 350%