• International boat transportation companies offering shipping services from USA overseas

  • International boat shipping services


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  • International transportation services for sailboat
  • We can handle boats of all types and sizes - from small power boats to large yachts, whether on trailer or not!
  • Various over-sized yachts shipped via ro-ro service from USA overseas. USAC International handled every aspect of shipping process, from negotiation and pick up to shrink-wrapping, cradle construction and overseas transport!
  • We also provide international transportation services for RVs motorhomes fifth wheel trailers. Our roll-on roll off and flat rack rates are hard to beat!
  • Oversized yacht transportation services, including pick up, delivery, shrink-wrap, cradle, export paperwork and shipping
  • We offer international transportation services for all types of heavy machinery, forestry, agricultural machinery, including cranes, bulldozers, pavers, scrapers, combines, forklifts tractors etc.
  • Sailboat transport is our specialty too - from pickup, cradle, mast packing to shrink-wrapping and port delivery, we can handle it all!

International Transportation:

International shipping of boats, yachts, sailboats, as well as RVs, vehicles and machinery is our specialty. We provide customized transport solutions (door to port, water to water) for all types of high and heavy, POV and project cargoes.

It is easy to start:

1. Get a shipping quote

2. Prepare for shipping

3. Book it!

Click here to get started!

FAQs & Useful Info on International Shipping

Useful Info and Frequently Asked Questions:

q: What are the vehicle shipping costs? How much does it cost to ship my boat overseas?

a: Prices are determined by the boat size, type of service, origin and final destination. Please click here to request the quote. We will provide a complete quotation within 24 hours.

q: How long will my shipment take?

a: The transit time of an ocean shipment depends on port of departure and port of arrival. As an example, ro-ro service from Baltimore to Bremerhaven, Germany has a transit time of 11-14 days; from Los Angeles the transit time increases to six weeks. Allow one-two weeks for boat loading and customs clearance.

q: W hat do I need to do to prepare my boat for shipment?

a: please read our boat preparation guide here

q: What documents are required to export my boat?

a: in most cases, we'll require a letter of instructions, copies of the boat's title (both sides) and the bill of sale / commercial invoice. If owner of the boat a US person, he / she will need to apply for an EIN number with IRS (there is no cost to do; application can be done online at www.irs.gov)

q: Do I need marine transport insurance?

a: Optional marine insurance provides coverage against loss during ocean transit. We can arrange total loss or all risk marine insurance on your behalf, or you can consult your insurance company to determine whether marine insurance coverage is included within your existing vehicle policy.

q: Will duties and sales tax apply upon entering vehicle into a foreign country?

a: It depends on the destination country, your residence status and employment status. We recommend contacting the embassy commercial office for the country of destination for current rate information.

q: Will there be other charges due at the destination port?

a: Yes, there will be applicable port handling charges upon arrival at the destination port. These charges cover terminal handling/off-loading and documentation fees for your boat. We can only estimate what these charges might be, as they vary from destination to destination.

q: Will there be anyone to assist me with the customs clearance and delivery of my boat?

a: Yes, we’ll provide you with full details of the destination agent at the time of sailing. Check shipping costs here

Glossary of TERMS

What is RORO?

A term for roll-on roll-off cargo which is driven on and off the vessel. RORO cargo consists of items such as passenger vehicles, tractors, buses and trucks, or oversized cargo loaded on special flatbed, mafi or lowboy trailers.