Exporting from USA by sea is the most cost-effective way to transport goods the 11,500+ kilometres between North America and Australia. While ocean freight takes longer than air travel – between 26 and 36 days compared to as little as one day by air – it is a more versatile transportation method than sending via air freight. Why? Because of the wide variety of consignment type a seafaring vessel can carry. Whether your intended freight is container cargo, RoRo, breakbulk, bulk or project cargo, TSL is here to organise great-value sea freight from USA to Australia on your behalf.
Why Import Goods From USA?
Exporting from USA to Australia is big business, with annual incoming trade from this country worth AU$ 34 billion per year (2018-19). Why not have a slice of the pie and import goods from USA yourself? Renowned globally for its start-ups and innovation, USA has a great deal to offer the foreign investor.
Import A Car From USA To Australia
The USA is one of the world’s largest producers of automobiles, with huge companies such as General Motors, Fiat Chrysler and Ford Motor Company exporting to over 200 markets globally. Around 17.2 million units were sold in 2019. The main product Australia imports from USA is passenger motor vehicles – to a value of just under AU$ 1.9 billion per year in 2018-19.
If you’d like to import a car from USA to Australia, you can count on TSL to organise the operation professionally and efficiently. Motor vehicles can be shipped by sea – as RoRo or breakbulk or in a shipping container – or flown in a freight plane. Whether it’s one vehicle or a fleet of a hundred you need to import, we can easily arrange this for you.
Other Exports From USA To Australia
Australia also imports a high number of aircraft, spacecraft & parts from the USA. Pharmaceutical products were the third largest USA export arriving in Australia at the time of writing, with the US taking almost half of the global revenue for such products. It’s not all huge multinational companies though – USA is home to some of the world’s most successful startups, meaning it’s also a great country for smaller businesses to do business with.
USA Fact File (figures from 2018-19)
Population: 328 million
Capital: Washington DC
Currency: US dollar
Location: North America
Bordering countries: Canada and Mexico
Distance from Australia: 11,500km at closest point
Major ports: Los Angeles, Long Beach, New York & New Jersey, Savannah
USA’s major exports worldwide: Food, beverage & feed; crude oil & fuel; civilian aircraft; aircraft engines
USA’s top 3 export destinations: Canada, Mexico and China (Australia: 16th)
Top 3 USA exports to Australia: Passenger motor vehicles; aircraft, spacecraft & parts and pharma products
Annual USA goods exports to Australia: AU$ 34 billion
Free Trade Agreement with Australia? Yes, the Australia-United States Free Trade Agreement (AUSFTA)
Exporting From USA With TSL
TSL is here to guide you through the process of exporting goods into Australia. We offer high-quality services in sea freight from USA. Our offering covers all sections of the logistics process, from warehousing and pick-up right through to inland travel, customs clearance and delivery. TSL can ship most types of cargo, from excavators to personal belongings and from motor cars to computer parts.
-We’ll find the most cost-efficient for air and sea freight from USA
-We’ll work hard to strike deals with top sea and air carriers in order to trim down rates for your business
-We’ll specifically cater for your company’s requirements