how much does it cost to ship a container from south africa to uk


It can cost anywhere between £2,000-5,000 to ship a container from South Africa to the UK, depending on the size and type of container, the shipping company you use, and the route you take. If you’re shipping a 20-foot container, for example, you can expect to pay around £3,000.

The cost of shipping a container from South Africa to the UK can vary depending on a number of factors, including the size and type of container, the shipping company you choose, and the port of origin and destination. Generally speaking, you can expect to pay anywhere from £1,000 to £3,000 to ship a 20-foot container from South Africa to the UK.

If you are shipping a larger container, such as a 40-footer, the cost will be significantly higher, starting at around £4,000 and going up from there. And if you need to ship your container on a particularly tight timeline, you may have to pay a premium for express shipping.

When it comes to choosing a shipping company, there are a number of reputable options to choose from. Some of the most popular companies that ship containers from South Africa to the UK include MSC, Maersk, and CMA CGM.

To get the best possible price on shipping, it is important to compare quotes from multiple companies and to book your shipment well in advance. By doing your research and planning ahead, you can ensure that you get your container shipped from South Africa to the UK at a cost that fits your budget.


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