Door to door shipping means the shipper arrange the shipping from the point of origin to the point of destination. After the cargo from the factory, the warehouse is handed over to the shipping carrier for acceptance, the carrier is responsible for the entire transportation until the consignee’s warehouse or factory warehouse delivers it. This kind of transportation is called “door-to-door delivery”. This mode of transportation is very popular from China to international countries today, and various shipping agent companies can do this, which can effectively save the importer’s time.
What is the cost of the door to door shipping from China?
The door-to-door shipping from China is certainly higher than the door-to-port cost, but have you ever thought that after the goods arrive at the port, the freight forwarder will be responsible for the import customs clearance, pick-up, storage, and delivery? If you complete these operations by yourself, it will spend you more money and time.
Different from door-to-door service, port-to-port service customers need to pay the agent operation fee and the port of destination fee. port-to-port service does not mean that the total cost is lower than the door-to-door service. In many cases, door-to-door service is more economical and convenient.
There are two kinds of door to door delivery, one is DDU, and the other is DDP, No matter which kind it is, it includes the cost of customs clearance, and DDP also includes customs duties.
General shipping door-to-door fees include domestic door-to-door pick-up fees, customs declaration fees, inspection declaration fees, sea freight, shipping surcharges, such as BAF, CAF, and so on. Destination customs clearance fee, delivery to the door fee. Therefore, in the calculation of freight, the calculation of the surcharge should not be ignored. In order to get a more clear and better door to door shipping cost from China, pls submit your quote request, one of our specialists will work for you.
How does door to door shipping from China work?