CAN I SHIP THINGS FROM GHANA TO THE US?
Being in the shipping industry comes with lots of enquiries made by individuals in commercial businesses or individuals simply looking to send and receive packages from outside the shores of Ghana. There could also exist various reasons that make individuals consider sending their packages from Ghana to the United States.
The good news is, thanks to global logistics, shipping from Ghana to the US has been easy like counting 1, 2, and 3. Are you looking to send a package to the US, but you don’t know where to start from? You are at the right place. Welcome to Adonai Shipping Limited, where we prioritize your needs and help you choose your preferred option.
Generally, exporting packages from Ghana to the US can be done via various options. Depending on the urgency, weight, and value of your package, you can choose the export option through sea, air, or by courier services. With our years of experience in the industry, we have realized clients in small and medium sized businesses require their products to move fast hence they opt for airfreights and courier services.
Now, let’s delve into questions frequently asked by individuals seeking to ship packages from Ghana to the US.
How long does it take to ship from Ghana to US?
Sending packages to the United States can take several days to weeks depending on the mode of transport.
- Sea freight typically takes longer days than express courier services.
- Sea shipment can take about four (4) to eight (8) weeks depending on the carrier and its transit times.
- Courier services such DHL, FedEx, UPS, etc. delivery to the US can take about two (2) to three (3) business days for express delivery and about seven to 10 business days for economic deliveries. Most courier services have a limit on the weight of the package to be delivered. Weights’ ranging between 80kg and above usually takes longer times than the smaller weights.
How much does it cost to send a parcel to the US?
This is an interesting question most clients ask. The answer is not a one-fits-all, as we require certain details of the package to be delivered before a precise estimate can be provided:
- Value of the package
- Transport mode
What constituents the cost of package delivery to the US?
The value of the package, delivery destination and its weight are the major determinants of the cost of delivery for most service providers. But depending on the mode of transport, additional details such as type of shipment (dry cargo, dangerous goods, special cargo or refrigerated cargo) and purpose of export (commercial, gift or sample) and urgency of shipment can influence the overall cost.
In a whole, sending a parcel to the United States can cost as low as few 10s of dollars to as much 10s of 1000s dollars considering the determinants.
How do I pack my parcel for shipping to US?
Packing a shipment for export can be cumbersome as service providers tend to accept or reject shipment based on its packaging. No matter how you present your package, we are always on the standby to re-pack the shipment in the right containments required by service providers.
Does Adonai Shipping Limited offer door to door delivery services to the US?
Adonai Shipping Limited offers door to door delivery services to the US. We liaise with service providers to offer our clients the best business experience at an affordable rate. With our wide pool of international partners, clients can be rest assured their packages are in the best hands.
Whatever your needs are:
- Shipping your products,
- Forwarding 1 or more containers,
- Shipping once a while or on regular basis,
- Sending your luggage to study in the US,
- Sending a voluminous gift to a relative in the US,
Adonai is ever ready to assist you with all your logistics needs, whether it is sea-freight, Air-freight, or courier service.
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