Container Shipping to New Zealand

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International Container Shipping to New Zealand

When shipping your goods to another country, you'll want to import them economically. Get here all required information about rates and shipping services to help you make your container shipping process as easy as possible. Look through the information on free trade zones, customs requirements and rates on shipping your containers to New Zealand.

Import your container freight to main ports and cities in New Zealand: Auckland, Christ Church, Greymouth, Hamilton, Wellington.

Get a free quote for shipping your commodities to New Zealand.

New Zealand has been a WTO member since 1 January 1995.

The following is a list of the documents that may requested by Customs in order for the imported product to be released: Import Entry Form (submitted electronically), Airway bill (AWB) or bill of lading, Invoice, Packing List, Insurance documents and any other documents that are related to the shipment.

There are no special labeling requirements for commercial shipments entering New Zealand.

Free Trade Zones
There are no free trade zones or free ports in New Zealand.

When thinking of using FCL shipping option (20' and 40' containers), you should keep in mind the following advantages:
1) The container volume is all at your disposal;
2) You don't have to have to wait for your order being consolidated with other orders shipped to the same destination;
3) Mind that your goods will stay in the container from the time of loading in the origin port to the time of unloading at the destination.

Check out the estimated costs on importing your commodities from United States to the ports in New Zealand:

  20’ Container 40’ ContainerTransit Time 
 East Coast - Lyttletown $2,213.00 $2,838.00 39
 West Coast - Lyttletown $1,928.00 $2,618.00 26
 East Coast - Auckland $2,213.00 $2,848.00 31
 West Coast - Auckland $2,018.00 $2,618.00 21
 East Coast - Tauranga $2,113.00 $2,848.00 n/a
 West Coast - Tauranga $2,126.00 $3,051.00 n/a

To get the full cost of transportation you should add the following:

- Bunker Adjustment Factor (BAF Charges) - $90 - $180
- Wharfage - $3 per MT
- Bill of Lading - $50
- Drayage from Terminal to Your Door (depends on the distance) - $220 (minimum) for 20’ and $235 (minimum) for 40’ container
- Fuel Surcharge - starts at $40
- Shipper's Declaration (Over $2,500.00) - $50
- Allowance for Industrial Goods - $100 - $150
- Hazardous Material - $100

Please note that these charges are subject to change. Request an online quote to get the fresh rates.