Shipping from China to Iraq Complete Guide (2020 Edition)

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As a China logistics services forwarder, DDPCH Logistics has a reputation for very good track records on shipping goods safely and timely and has commitments to our customers. Our staff is experienced in shipping all facets of cargo logistics/forwarding operations.

So, we can do all facets of cargo logistics/forwarding operations from China to Iraq via sea or air national wide coverage to Iraq cities such as Umm Qasr, BASRAH, Baghdad, and so on.

Moreover, all kinds of logistics services such as courier express service, break bulk, warehousing and consolidation, distribution, dangerous cargo, customs clearance, road transportation, insurance and trading services will be provided for you.

We are an international freight forwarding agent that gives you full ranges of freight services to satisfy your needs on time.

It should be mentioned that sea freight services include standard FCL (full container load), LCL (less than container load), out of Gauge, Roll-on Roll-off, and Break Bulk. Air freight consists of ground and flight services. In addition, DDPCH gives services for automobiles, refrigerated items, and dangerous goods. With years of international shipping experience, all logistics activities like pick-up, delivery, or customs clearance can be managed well by us. You can ship your goods from China to the cities of Iraq like Baghdad, Irbil, Najaf, Basra, Az Zubayr, Ramadi, Mosul, Kirkuk, Baqubah, Karbala, Erbil, Nasiriyah, Amarah, etc.

Do not forget to contact us urgently with your product details

Sea Freight

DDPCH deals with all cargo deliveries and offers services for both Full Container Load (FCL) and Less than Container Load (LCL).

Now, our sea freight services performed from every port in China to any port worldwide. To save your time and money, our ocean shipping staff will help you select proper shipping services based on your specific needs.

Our FCL shipment has some features such as:

  • Stuffing and UN-stuffing services
  • Multiple pick-up and delivery
  • Insurance
  • Customs clearance
  • FCL container shipping rates

LCL shipment has the following features:

  • Consolidation, warehousing and packing / unpacking services
  • Flexible shipping routes
  • Insurance
  • Customs clearance
  • LCL container shipping rates

Consolidation

We provide cost-effective consolidation services for you. We merge goods to let containers be used at a cheaper price.

In addition, DDPCH offers clearances, inspection, quality control, providing safety and protection for your freight.

Heavy cargo

Our solutions meet your big and heavy cargo.. our professional staffs fulfill your industrial needs and be sure that your heavy cargo will be safely transmitted.

Air Freight

Air freight has an important role in the success of business as it is fast, though, safety, reliability, and on time delivery are basic needs for you. As we work with all main airlines, we can offer you reliable air freight and a good quality service.

We can bring your cargo from your suppliers in China to Iraq, even to your warehouse, within 4 days. Delivering by air freight is the fastest means of transportation, and it is better than Sea freight.

First of all, you can deliver your goods by air in a shorter time, while it takes a month for Sea freight from port to port.

It should be mentioned that air freight is good for high value, high density and low volume cargo, such as Electronics, Wristwatches, Jewelry, Plastic products.

DDPCH is pleased to be your appointed forwarder for airfreight.

Our service includes:

  • Air Charter
  • Intermodal
  • Time Definite Products
  • Consolidation
  • Freight Insurance
  • Domestic Land Freight Trucking
  • Documentation preparation and customs clearance specialists
  • Warehousing and packing / unpacking services
  • Express air service
  • Fob,Exw,Door to Door,Port to Port, Door to Port,

Courier Service

DDPCH is one of the biggest agents of DHL, UPS, FedEx, TNT, EMS (China Post) in China, your goods can be delivered.

We can give you the most competitive courier rates with excellent service. DDPCH offers many international courier services to meet your demands.

We support you to deliver your products to Iraq and fulfill your requirements and needs.

Our service includes:

  • Time& Day definite service
  • Express
  • Superfast service
  • Packing and re-packing
  • Pickup and Delivery
  • Labelling services

DDPCH has warehousing service cover the main seaports and airports in China to ensure high quality services for clients.

We give secure warehouse storage and warehousing distribution services to all ports and airports in China, including packing, container loading or unloading, nationwide collection or delivery, long and short term storage etc.

With modern facility, be sure that your cargo will be insured and secured.

This service includes:

  • Packing
  • Container loading/ unloading
  • Collection/ Delivery
  • Consolidation
  • Long/Short term storage
  • Door-Door service
  • International Moving

Air freight cost from China to Iraq

From China/ toUnder 100kgOver 100kg
Baghdad (BGW)$ 180.00$ 350
Basra (BSR)  200.00$ 400
Air shipping cost from china to Iraq

The above costs are up to arrival at the airport only. They do not include any charges which may be incurred in Iraq like terminal handling, documentation, customs clearance, examination, quarantine or inspection fees, customs duties, taxes or storage costs.

Any charges which may be incurred at the destination must be paid by the consignee on collection.

DDPCH has been shipping to Iraq for many years. If you have any specific queries or require more information, please don’t hesitate to contact us.


Important Shipping Information

  • All quotations depend on the final weight and dimensions of your packages.
  • All packages must be packed safely and securely for transport prior to collection.
  • Your packages should not consist of prohibited items, dangerous goods or valuable items.
  • The above quotation excludes insurance.
  • Our prices are regularly reviewed.

DHL shipping to Iraq from China

DHL 1-19KG20-32KG33-55KG56-75KG76-100KG101-200KG201-299KG300KG+500KG+
Iraq9 USD8 USD7 USD6 USD5.5 USD5 USD4.5 USD4 USD2.5 USD
DHLEXPRESS SHIPPING FROM CHINA TO IRAQ

Customs Solutions

By using DDPCH services, customs have an integral role in our business. DDPCH ‘s services require attention to details when organizing shipments, ensuring we do not delay any trailer on border crossings with any form of documentation.  

Our custom officers are experienced in shipping to Iraq and are very knowledgeable in relation to the documentation for a fast, efficient process.

Here are some of our services:

  • Representation during customs procedures
  • Issuing of EX1, T1 documents
  • Issuing the Certificate of origin
  • Warehousing

Iraq- Prohibited and Restricted Imports

According to the Iraq Customs Handbook, the following items cannot be imported into Iraq:

  • Bags
  • Bearer Documents
  • Bio Products, Haz and Non-Haz
  • Bottles
  • Communistic Material
  • Cups
  • Dangerous Goods
  • Empty Cans
  • Flammables
  • Furs
  • Herbal Medicines
  • Ice, Dry
  • Ice, Wet
  • Items offensive to Muslim culture
  • Jewelry
  • Knives
  • Liquids, Haz and Non-Haz
  • Liquor, Haz and Non-Haz
  • Metals, Precious
  • Mineral Products
  • Oxidizers
  • Paint, Haz and Non-Haz
  • Poisons (Toxics)
  • Political Material
  • Powders
  • Precious Stones
  • Radioactive
  • Tubes
  • Viagra
  • Vitamins, Herbs

 Drugs and medicines may be imported only by a drug store or pharmacy licensed by the Ministry of Industry and Commerce after approval by the Ministry of Health. 

All imported beef and poultry products need a health certificate issued by the country of origin, and a halal slaughter certificate issued by an approved Islamic center in that country, if it meets halal standards.  Halal food is that which adheres to Islamic law of slaughtering animals or poultry. In order to be informed of the prohibited items list, please visit Iraq’s Customs website:   http://customs.mof.gov.iq/

Warehouse

DDPCH’s technology reduces your overall cost by using an extensive consolidation schedule for both air transport and ocean shipments. We manage all warehouse with the most detailed specifications and the highest quality standards. We use scanning and  receive 1D or 2D barcodes for tagging.

This service includes:

  • Custom packaging/Custom labeling
  • Export document generation
  • Indoor storage
  • Line-item checking
  • Receiving/consolidation/De-consolidation
  • Container loading
  • Re-packaging/Export packing/crating

Customs Clearance

For any shipping goods from China to Iraq, customs clearance is one of the most important in the logistic chain.

We pay attention to all the details involved in the customs clearance process and ensure that our customs department is updated regarding new laws and regulations.

Our service includes:

  • Export document preparation
  • Pre-shipment and pre-clearance
  • Consulting services
  • Duty drawback application
  • Import and export clearance
  • Tariff classification and duty file maintenance
  • Electronic connection to customs.

Insurance

Using insurance for your goods is essential in reducing the risk of financial loss to your goods. Since it provides coverage for your goods in the event of loss or damage during domestic or international delivery.

Cargo insurance protects goods shipped by sea, air, truck, or rail, and can include coverage throughout the distribution supply chain.

Our service includes:

  • Protection for risk bearers
  • Protection of the owner’s interests
  • Cargo owner protection

Which city from china has Air cargo service to Iraq?

  • The cheapest flight from China to Iraq is from Beijing Capital International Airport, with air freight starting at 6 USD /KG
  • The fastest flight from China to Iraq is from Shanghai, with an average flight time of 8h
  • The most popular city destinations in Iraq are Bashur, Baghdad, Basra and Erbil.

Air freight transit times from China to Iraq

To use airfreight service, you should know standard air freight between China and Iraq. Here you can find a list of transit time from different cities in China to different airports in Iraq.

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Transit TimeSulaymaniyahBaghdadBasra Erbil
Shanghai1 day2 days2 days3 days
Shenzhen3 days3 days1 day1 day
Guangzhou2 days2 days3 days3 days
Beijing3 days2 days2 days2 days
Ningbo4 days4 days3 days3 days
Shipping transit times from China to Iraq

Air freight Cost from China to Iraq (Shipping cost):

Sea freight cost is based on many factors such as weight and volumes, airline, time and insurance.

However, here you can see a list of the cost from different cities of China to Iraq:

Shipping cost22 kg+100 kg+300 kg+500 kg+1000 kg+
Air Freight from Shanghai to Iraq22.621.81.5
Air Freight from Guangzhou to Iraq43.532.52
Air Freight from Beijing to Iraq32.521.51
Air Freight from Ningbo to Iraq21.81.410.8
Air Freight from Shenzhen to Iraq64321.8
Air cargo cost from china to iraq

What is the best sea port in Iraq for shipping from China?

You can book ocean freight shipping easily with DDPCH.

We can help you to have the best experience in sea shipping as we have various services from different ports in China to the ports of Iraq.

Based on your cargo, volume, size, and shape of your goods we offer different containers.

Therefore, hurry to contact us so that we help you to choose the best containers suitable for your goods.

Here I have listed the ports of China and Iraq;

Abu Flous PortKhor Al Zubair PortShuaiba (KWSAA)Al-Faw PortKing Abdul Aziz Port (SADMM)
Al Başrah Oil TerminalPort of BasraKing Abdul Aziz Port (SADMM)Umm Qasr Port 
Top Sea port of Iraq

Sea freight transit times from China to Iraq ( Ocean fright ):

This type of shipping has various costs depending on the distance, volume, weight, and insurance. Here there is a list of the time so that you can decide better.

Transit Time
From/ toUmm Qasr PortBasra Port
Shanghai10 days10 day
Shenzhen12 days11 days
Guangzhou12 days14 day
Beijing10 days10 days
Ningbo13 days11 days
Ocean freight transit time from china to Iraq

Sea Shipping Cost from China to Iraq (Ocean fright rate)

From/ toUmm Qasr PortBasra Port
Shanghai700 USD550 USD
Shenzhen550 USD500 USD
Guangzhou600 USD770 USD
Beijing760 USD670 USD
Ningbo660 USD760 USD
Ocean freight cost from china to Iraq

Door to Door delivery service from china to Iraq

In this service your goods is delivered to the recipient’s door. Use an international courier (express freight ) that is more reliable and faster than by mail, whether it’s DHL, UPS or TNT.

As it’s about $5 per kilo, it is the cheapest shipping mode for packages or small shipments up to about 150 kg.

  • DDPCH offers Air, Road, Sea Door to Door (DDP) shipping service from any port in China to Iraq, we can provide professional DDP service and the best solution from China to Iraq for customers’ needs to ship goods to the inland city in Iraq, such as Baghdād, Al-Basrah, Salāh ad-Dīn, Maysān, Arbil.
  • . We have sea shipping freight and air shipping freight.

In Door to Door shipping service we do all shipping process and all steps such as

  • Contacting your supplier in china
  • Picking up the shipment from seller warehouse or offer
  • Preparing all documents for export from china
  • Booking space and loading to airplane or container
  • Customs clearance service at your country
  • Delivery to customer address at digestion country

Door to Door shipping cost and transit time from china to Iraq

To be informed of the door to door shipping cost and transit time from china to Iraq, please send your documents to DDPCH team and less than we calculate all shipping cost and give you final price and time.

  • Proforma invoice
  • Packing list
  • Seller address in china
  • Your shipping method ( air or sea )
  • HS code

But,we have provided a list for you. Please take a look at this table;

From / To22kg+100kg+500kg+1000kg+Transit Time
DDP Air from Shenzhen to Iraq543.5210-15 Days
DDP Air from Shanghai to Iraq654310-15 Days
DDP Air from Guangzhou to Iraq765410-15 Days
DDP Air from Beijing to Iraq543210-15 Days
DDP Air from Hongkong to Iraq876510-15 Days
Door to Door shipping from china to Iraq
How long does it take shipping from china to Iraq?

Transit time for Air shipping around 5-7 days | Sea cargo 15 – 25 days and express delivery around 3 days and Door to Door service around 10 days

How much shipping cost from china to Iraq?

Shipping cost from china to Iraq for Air freight around 5 – 7 USD /kg | Ocean freight around 50 USD per cbm | Door to door service around 8 – 9 USD /kg and express delivery for Fedex, UPS, DHL, TNT around 8 – 11 USD /kg

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