Which is cheapest way to ship from china? Or how to ship can business cost and save money? Many buyers who begin importing from China will think about this questions.
There are several aspects thinking about how to choose the cheapest way to ship from China:
1.Samples, the cheapest way to ship from China is to choose international courier serivces. Time of transportation is about 3days to 8days door to door. If samples is less than 0.5KGS, and you don’t mind the time of transportation the cheapest way to ship from China is small post, the time of transportation is over 10 days.
2.Measurement of cargo is less than 2 cubic metre and cargo shipped to Europe, the Mediterranean, Africa, North America, Australia which are far from China, the cheapest way is to ship from China using LCL sea freight. Shipped to the countries nearly are from china, such as Southeast Asia, contrast with LCL sea freight and China DHL, China FedEx, China UPS courier first.
3.Measurement of cargo is more than 2 cubic metre, The best and the cheapest way is to ship from China using international LCL sea freight or international FCL sea freight.
4.Some buyer import from a lot of Chinese suppliers and the cargo from different place in China, at this time the cheapest way to ship from china is to rent one warehouse in China(ask your Chinese freight forwarder) whether using international sea freight or international air freight. Pick up the shipments from different Chinese suppliers and than collect shipped out. This way can save a lot of local charges in China and charges from port of destination.
Suitable international shipping way can save lots of shipping cost. After all, starting a new business is not easy. The value of many cargo is less than international shipping fees. Choosing suitable shipping way, choosing suitable China freight forwarder, the cheapest way is to ship from china, your business will be more and more success.