If you’re searching for an answer to this question, it probably means that you’re close to importing/export Chinese goods from/to Vietnam.
This article will answer all the questions shipping from China to Vietnam.
On Google, it is really hard to find the information and knowledge about the topic, how to shipping from China to Vietnam.
Bestforworld Logistics have more than 14years about shipping from China to the Southeast Asian market.
No matter you are an accomplished importer or a novice about importing goods from China to Vietnam. This page will enhance your confidence about the importing process.
Provide the best shipping cost and a lot of shipping schedule from China to Vietnam.
Full experienced customs clearance in China, especially on EXW, we will take care of all issues for the importers.
Provide the long-time free warehouse service and other supply chain services.
Collection receivable for you by USD and pay RMB to your supplier, NO service charge.
Combine shipment(the best why for cheaper shipping from China to Vietnam)
Pick up and delivery service in any place in China.
Provide the FORM E and other necessary documents.
Packing/unpacking services/ bubble wrap, tape, wrapping paper.
24/7 online support and quick quotation.
Bestforworld Logistics cares about your import business from China,
Relying on our 8 offices in China and our 3 Vietnam handing agents. we provide comprehensive logistics solutions by sea, by air, by road.
With more than 180 experienced logistics professionals with an average of more than 5 years of experience, providing the most comprehensive, most instructive and cost-effective logistics solutions for your importing from China to Vietnam.
What is the best method （ways）to ship from china to Vietnam:
DOOR TO DOOR SERVICE
1SHIPPING FROM CHINA TO VIETNAM: SEA FREIGHT:
1.1 FCL Shipping from China to Vietnam
Agreement rate with many carriers.
Bestforworld has a huge quantity of cargos each week shipping from China to Haiphong，Da Nang，HCMC etc. that is why we can offer very good ocean freight.
Ensure the cargo space.
As a VIP customer of many shipping lines and a first-class freight forwarder, we have enough confidence to guarantee the cargo space, even in peak season or even 40*40HQ/voyage.
Extend the container DEMURRAGE DETENTION as long as possible for free .let we know your requirement earlier.
Consider both the ocean freight and shipping company’s services, providing the most cost-effective logistics solutions for your importing from China to Vietnam.
1.2 LCL Shipping from China to Vietnam
Set up your VIP LCL Vietnam destination port fees, to avoid the high extra port cost.
Bestforworld Logistics provides the direct vessel LCL route from China to Vietnam every week from all China ports to main Vietnam ports.
1.3 Shipping company from China to Vietnam:
Bestforworld has good relations with many carriers from China to Vietnam such as ONE,MSC, COSCO, APL,MSK,HPL, EMC, OOCL.HMM, ZIM, we can provide you cheap ocean freight and stable cargo space .when you shipping from China to Vietnam
1.4 What are the routes shipping from China to Vietnam：
DOOR TO DOOR
You can import vehicles, industrial equipment as well as motorcycles.
You can use Roll On Roll Off shipping.
ONE Line provide the service from China to VIETNAM.
OOG(OUT OF GAUGE)
1.5 what are the main China seaport shipping from China to Vietnam？
PORT OF SHENZHEN(SHEKOU/YANTIAN)
PORT OF GUANGZHOU(HUANGPU/NANSHA)
PORT OF XIAMEN(FUZHOU)
PORT OF NINGBO
PORT OF SHANGHAI
PORT OF QINGDAO
PORT OF TIANJIN
PORT OF DALIAN
There are also many small coastal and inland ports in China, and if your supplier is located near these small ports, the general procedure is: goods are loaded in small ports, transported by barge to the nearest large port, and then shipped overseas again
1.6 What are the main Vietnam seaport shipping from China to Vietnam？
PORT OF Ho Chi Minh
PORT OF Haiphong
PORT OF Da nang
1.7 Cost of shipping from China to VIETNAM
FCL：sea freight cost around:20GP:30USD/40HQ80USD
LCL:50USD/CBM (INCLUDING THE OCEAN FREIGHT+DESTINATION FEE)
Note: the sea freight from China to the VIETNAM fluctuates every week, we only provide a reference price, please email us the accurate price
1.8 Shipping Time When Shipping from China to VIETNAM?
We will get many questions from VIETNAM such as: How long does it take to ship from China to VIETNAM by sea freight?
1.10 Cheaping shipping cost from China to VIETNAM
Never use CIF shipping
Find a reliable Chinese shipping agent
Compare both the ocean freight and the Vietnam local port fee
Never use CIF shipping
Compare the ocean freight and VIETNAM destination fee
1.11 Breakdown of charges &fees(FOB TERMS)
CHINA: OCEAN FREIGHT
VIETNAM: CARRIER LOCAL PORT FEE(DTHC/D/O or another surcharge)
CHINA: OCEAN FREIGHT
VIETNAM: DESTINATION PORT FEE
DTHC.D/O.HANDING/LCL PORT WAREHOUSE FEE
1.12 Lesson learned to ship from China to VIETNAM
Finish customs as fast as possible, because in VIETNAM the port warehouse fee is quite high
Find a reliable shipping agent, who will help you to push the carrier or the co-loader, some times these guys work really low speed.
Using FOB shipping, or you will pay more.
Prepare the customs paperwork properly. never reduce the cargo value and pick the right HS code.
2 SHIPPING FROM CHINA TO VIETNAM: AIR FREIGHT:
Bestforworld will provide very competitive air freight, which is much lower than the market rate.
We will arrange the best solution for your fast air cargo transportation.
2.1 Airlines shipping from China to VIETNAM:
Best Airlines provide a direct or transit flight from China to Vietnam？
2.2what are the main China airport shipping from China to Vietnam?
Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport
Kunming Changshui International Airport
Beijing Capital International Airport
Shanghai Pudong International Airport
Hong Kong International Airport
Shenzhen Baoan International Airport
Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport
Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport
Qingdao Liuting International Airport
Haikou Meilan International Airport
ÜrümqiDiwopu International Airport
Tianjin Binhai International Airport
2.3what are the main Vietnam airport shipping from China ？
Tan Son Nhat International Airport
NoiBai International Airport
Da Nang International Airport
Cam Ranh International Airport
2.4 Shipping Time When Shipping from China to VIETNAM?
The transit time by air freight is around 4-7hours if using directly flight.
It takes 2-3days if using the transit flight.
2.5 Cost of shipping from China to VIETNAM by air freight
Airfreight rate:0.75USD/KG suppose as heavy goods, more than 500kg.
2.6 Cheaping shipping cost from China to VIETNAM by air freight
consult with your Chinese forwarder about the air freight rate 5-7days in advance, because all air freight from China to the VIETNAM is mainly controlled by the airline in the place of origin
2.7 Breakdown of charges &fees shipping from China to VIETNAM (FOB TERMS)
VIETNAM: AIRLINE LOLOCAL DTHC.D/O
2.8Lesson learned to ship from China to VIETNAM by air freight
Finish customs as fast as possible, because in VIETNAM the airport warehouse fee is quite high
Using FOB shipping.
Prepare the customs paperwork properly .never reduce the cargo value and pick the right HS code.
Find a reliable Chinese freight forwarder who can help you push the airlines if meet delay .who can keep close with both you and your supplier.
3 SHIPPING FROM CHINA TO VIETNAM: DOOR TO DOOR
Bestforworld provide all one step door to door service for you .we will take care of everything, you just wait at your doorstep.
Bestforworld will provide all necessary documents if the consignee is a person, not a company，and we can also make the FORM E to reduce the duty&tax in Vietnam.
Except for lot of FOB cargo we do handle lots EXW cargos also when the shipper can not provide any documents and do not have the export permit.
Honestly, I recommend door to door shipping from China to Vietnam for the following Situations：
Regular importers with a lasting relationship with his own freight forwarder like Bestforworld.
Newbie importer who trusts the supplier and his shipping agent.
The door to door shipping normally combines two or more modes of shipping covering all the paperwork and transportation.
4 SHIPPING FROM CHINA TO VIETNAM: ROAD FREIGHT
4.1 How to ship from China to Vietnam by road freight？
As long as the Chinese factory transports the goods or containers to Guangxi Pingxiang Friendship customs barrier, it can be exported after completing the customs declaration. The operation process is almost the same as sea freight.
4.2 When is the transite time of road freight from China to Vietnam?
Bestforworld Logistics has its own warehouse in Guangzhou, Shenzhen, and Guangxi. If you ship a container or a bulk cargo, you only need to send it to our designated warehouse. We will deliver it directly to the designated location in Vietnam.
shipping from China to Ho Chi Minh Ground Transportation: 8-10 days
shiping China to Hanoi: 2-3 days
shiping China to Haiphong: 7 days
4.3Which products can I ship from China to Vietnam by road freight？
Furniture sofas, kitchen appliances, bedding, auto parts, chemicals, equipment, liquid powder, cloth hardware, clothing, and hats, etc.
4.5What factors affect the cost of road freight from China to Vietnam？
Time limit of your goods
Type of product
5 ADDITIONAL SHIPPING SERVICES WHEN SHIPPING FROM CHINA TO VIETNAM
5.1Pickup and Delivery
Pick up your goods In any place in China.
You just provide the supplier address and the total gross weight and volume and quantity of your goods.
I believe this is one of the best ways to figure out how to calculate China’s inland transportation charge.
Fast quotation can be sent during 15mins working hours.
Bestforworld owned our own Independent domestic less than truckload inquiry system, get a quote from BW today!
5.2 Cargo Insurance
Pay small money, protect your cargo from China to VIETNAM all the way.
5.3 Warehousing & Distribution
We provide a long time free warehousing services for your goods :
Ningbo warehouse we provide 4 months free storage.
Other port warehouses we will provide free time more than other Chinese freight forwarders.
We have our own independent import warehouse, which can help you distribute goods imported from overseas to China
If you are doing EXW with supplier，Bestforworld will prepare a full set of customs documents properly.
5.5 Combine shipment(the best why for cheaper shipping from China to VIETNAM)
No matter how many suppliers you have, where they located, Bestforworld will make a solution for you, combine all goods into one container or one LCL shipment.
Prepare one set of customs documents.
Save lots time and money for you shipping from China to VIETNAM.
5.6 COLLECTION RECEIVABLE FOR CUSTOMERS, NO service charge .!
Many manufacturers in China do not have import and export rights and do not have their own dollar company accounts.
Therefore, you need to do EXW term on shipping. At this situation, we can help collect the USD from your side, and then transfer the USD into RMB to the factory, so that your previously impossible orders can be made possible
5.7 Packing/unpacking services/ bubble wrap, tape, wrapping paper
Good packing will protect and save your goods all the way shipping from China to VIETNAM.
6 Customs clearance in Vietnam:
When importing to Vietnam, you’ll pay these taxes:
1 Import tax; you’ll pay this for nearly all goods you’re importing from China to Vietnam
3 Special consumption tax on any goods
4 For some goods, you’ll pay special preferential tax
Remember, the type and amount of tax will depend on the type of product you’re importing from China
Just like for luxury goods or consumer products, the taxes will be very high.
Vietnam exempts parts machinery from import duty taxes.
Generally, import duty on your goods will be between 0% and 25%.
The importing VAT varies between 0% and 10%.
For luxurious goods, you will pay the special consumption tax.
Take, for example; you’ll pay 7% for vehicles with high engine capacity.
Also, for cigarettes, you will pay 75%.
The bottom line will be :
This tax starts at 7% for vehicles and can even be as high as 100%.
The most important is China and Vietnam are members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations(ASEAN).
Therefore, if you doing the customs clearance in Vietnam with a FORM E, you can also benefit from special preferential tax tariffs.
6.1 What are the import Licenses required when shipping from China to VIETNAM?
Official name: General department of Vietnam Customs
Official Website: Vietnamese Customs Website
The Bill of Lading or Airway bill (BL)
6.3 PROHIBITED & RESTRICTED ITEMS:
The following goods for commercial purposes are prohibited:
In the category of vehicles, you cannot import:
Used spare parts for vehicle
Right-hand drive vehicles.
Used internal combustion engines of less than 30 horsepower
Military weapons, including ammunition
Firecrackers are not allowed
Second-hand consumer goods such as clothes, household appliances, machinery, etc.
Encryption or decryption devices
Newspapers and journals
Tobacco and cigars
What are the main products which Vietnam imports from China:
China remains Vietnam’s largest source of imported goods, with its import volume reaching 29.6 billion us dollars, up 18.9% year on year. Machinery, equipment, tools, and accessories totaled $27.5 billion, down 2%; Mobile phones and components totaled $12.6 billion, down 1.6%. Fabric reached about $10.5 billion, up 12.9%; Steel reached $8.3 billion, up 10.6 percent.
Main products you can import from China to Vietnam:
Machines, engines, and pumps
Steel and iron
Human-made staple fibers
Steel or iron products
The other emerging imports to Vietnam from China
Meat and fish
Umbrellas and walking sticks
How many FCL options can I choose and which type of delivery can I pick for shipping from China y？This includes:
- Door to door
- Door to port
- Port to port
- Port to the door.
How to deal with the Season of shipment or peak season when shipping from China?
Negotiate with multiple forwarding companies and compare with the rates.
Use lean accepted packaging material and well packaging
Factor shipping cost on your cargo and book the cargo space early
Consolidate your cargo before shipping or combine some suppliers goods into one shipment
What Bestforworld can do for your own business:
As an international logistics company with a multinational background, integrity is the most important purpose.
Compared to other freight forwarding companies, we are committed to reducing importers, wholesalers, distributors, and online sellers’ logistics costs, increasing customer efficiency, and relying on customer priority development to achieve Bestforworld Logistics’ future.
EXW/FOB China ports or airports to the destination or your doorstep available
Customized quotation with reasonable price.
Easy process, just fill in a simple form
Less delay and better control the Shipping from China.
Work with BW,reducing30%-70% shipping cost from China.