Shipment from the USA

Features and Advantages

Being one of the largest economies in the world, the United States of America ranks 5th in Russia’s trade turnover and 10th in Russia’s exports. Russian exports mainly comprise of – oil, gas, metals, metal products, chemicals, industrial products, foodstuffs and agricultural raw materials. Machines, equipment and vehicles are usually imported.

Delivery of goods from the USA can be carried out by sea and air. The mode of transport depends on the cargo and other important parameters. Ocean freight from the USA can be arranged by FCL or LCL.

Delivery times for the USA

Delivery times depend on the type of transport used. For example, air freight from the US takes 1-5 days. Estimated time of ocean cargo transportation from the USA to Russia is from 25 to 35 days.

Transport infrastructure of the USA

There are 180 international airports in the USA and more than a dozen major seaports. The largest of those being New York, New Orleans, Boston, Los Angeles.

Instant online quotation

Agora Freight automatically generates suitable routes online and calculates the cost of cargo shipping to and from the USA.

A personal manager is assigned

During business hours, 15 minutes after the online booking on Agora Freight is made, a personal manager will contact you to confirm the shipment details and arrange transportation to/from the USA.

Your cargo is safe with us

No need to worry about the safety of your cargo. Our liabilities are insured by the leading international insurance company in the field of logistics.

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Сalculation examples from the USA


Los Angeles, California, USA (city)


Saintry Oskol, Belgorod Oblast, Russia (city)

Cargo type



1.0 KG

The cost from 8 169 USD


Miami, Florida, USA (city)


Moscow, Russia (city)

Cargo type



17300.0 KG

The cost from 6 955 USD


Charleston (South Carolina, USA), USA (seaport)


Acajutla, El Salvador (seaport)

Cargo type



17300.0 KG

The cost from 3 128 USD


Los Angeles (California), USA (seaport)


Guangzhou, China (seaport)

Cargo type



17300.0 KG

The cost from 2 442 USD


Houston (Texas, USA), USA (seaport)


Jebel ali, UAE (seaport)

Cargo type



15000.0 KG

The cost from 3 320 USD


Washington, Virginia, USA (city)


Nizhny Novgorod, Nizhny Novgorod Oblast, Russia (city)

Cargo type

Less-than-container/ truckload cargo

0,125 m 3


1 pcs


0.5 KG

The cost from 389 USD

Transportation modes

Перевозка сборных грузов из США

Groupage cargo transportation from the USA (LCL)

Digital freight forwarder Agora Freight offers groupage transportation from the USA to Russia and vice versa. You can get the online precise quote and book transportation online without registration.

For the delivery of smaller cargoes from the USA (from one pallet), we recommend using the LCL service through consolidation warehouses in the ports of the Russian Federation and Europe (St. Petersburg, Kotka, Riga, Tallinn, Klaipeda).

Sea transportation of groupage cargo from the USA to Russia is carried out on the principle of “port – port”. From the port, the cargo is delivered to its destination throughout Russia by road and/or rail.

The estimated delivery time for LCL from US ports to Russia is 25–35 days.

Agora Freight provides free online access to real time freight rates. Using our services is quite simple: specify the points of departure and destination, the key characteristics of the cargo, and Agora Freight will show you the best options for transporting groupage cargo from the United States and provide the exact cost online.

You can book transportation to/from the USA with just one click. If necessary, insurance of your cargo and customs clearance can be added to the order.

Контейнерные перевозки грузов из США

Delivery of goods to the USA: container transportation

Agora Freight’s vast experience in freight forwarding as well as experience with modern digital technologies allows us to professionally organize the shipment of cargo to and from the USA in containers.

Cargo transportation from the USA to the Russian Federation is carried out in containers of various types, the estimated delivery time is 25 days. From the Russian sea port it is possible to arrange delivery of the container to the final destination by truck or rail.

Reloading is not required in containerized cargo transportation, which is one of the benefits. This is especially important when changing modes of transport during the multimodal shipment, so the risks of theft and cargo damage are minimal.

Digital forwarder Agora Freight allows you to quickly choose the best route and calculate the cost of container transportation from the United States in few clicks:

  • just enter the cargo parameters
  • the system will automatically find the best routes and delivery times online
  • choose the most suitable container shipping option from the USA
  • book transportation in one click
Авиационные грузоперевозки из США

Air freight from the USA

International air transportation is the fastest and most convenient type of cargo shipment from the USA to Russia.

Air transportation from the United States allows delivering cargo to the Russian Federation in the fastest possible way. It is the best option for transporting valuable products and goods that require urgent delivery. In the United States, there is only one alternative option to air delivery – sea transport, which, although it is cheaper, involves a longer delivery time and transhipment in transit ports.
The estimated delivery time by air from the US is 1-5 days. This period depends on the type of selected flight (passenger or cargo), the specifics of the cargo, its weight and dimensions.

Air transportation is carried out from international and general airports: O’Hare, Chicago (IATA code: ORD); Los Angeles (IATA code: LAX); Kansas City (IATA code: MCI); Indianapolis (IATA code: IND); Miami (IATA code: MIA); New York Airport John F. Kennedy (IATA code: JFK); Houston (IATA code: HOU); Denver (IATA code: DEN); Richmond (IATA code: RIC); San Francisco (IATA code: SFO) and others.
Agora Freight digital freight forwarder service provides free online access to up-to-date freight rates and allows you to book transportation in one click.

Морские перевозки грузов из США

Ocean freight from the USA

Agora Freight digital freight forwarder offers clients to take full advantage of the benefits of ocean shipping from the United States.

Sea transportation is carried out from anywhere in the United States through the ports of Atlanta and Baltimore, Boston and Chicago, Houston and Los Angeles, Miami and New Orleans, New York and Philadelphia, Portland and San Francisco, Seattle, etc. Estimated delivery time of a container from the USA to Russia is 25 to 35 days.

Depending on the customer’s needs sea transportation from the USA to Russia can be arranged

  • from port to port
  • from door to door

You only need to enter the cargo parameters, and Agora Freight will determine the possible routes, cost and terms of transportation – what is required is just to choose the appropriate delivery option. Additionally, if customs clearance in the Russian Federation and cargo insurance are required, this can also be booked online.

Our liabilities are insured by the leading international insurance company in the field of logistics, the TT Club London.


What is frequently shipped
from the USA?

Car parts
Clothes and shoes
Digital and home appliances
Leather products
Medical equipment
The process

How it works


Enter the route, weight, and dimensions of cargo.


Choose the most suitable options for the shipment of your cargo.


Submit your booking which will be immediately assigned to one of our specialists who will manage everything from there.


Track your cargo in your personal area, automatic e-mail or sms notifications on status changes may be switched on.

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