Sea freight from China to East Africa
Shipping from China to East Africa The following are some major airports and seaports in East Africa.
East Africa has different ports for different commodities, such as electronics, agricultural products, petroleum products and so on.
Due to the technological environment, many equipment and machines are imported from China to the East African country. (If you're a machine maker, Africa is a market you can't miss, especially for low - and medium-end manufacturing.)
Some major seaports include:
The port of Djibouti in Djibouti is about 27 days away from Chinese shipping.
The Kenyan ports of Lamu and Mombasa are about 29 days away by ship from China.
The ports of Kismayo, Mogadishu and Merka in Somalia take about 27 days to ship.
It takes 29 days to ship from Dar es Salaam port in Tanzania and 29 days to ship from Zanzibar port from China.
On the other hand, some of the major airports in East Africa include:
Burundi: Bujumbura International Airport
Kenya: Moi International Airport -- Mombasa, Kisumu International Airport -- Kisumu, Jomo Kenyatta International Airport -- Nairobi
Rwanda: Kigali International Airport -- Kigali
Tanzania: Julius Nyerere International Airport -- Dar es Salaam, Kilimanjaro International Airport -- Maritime District
Zanzibar: AbeidAmaniKarume International Airport -- Unguja
Uganda: Entebbe International Airport -- Entebbe
In addition to these, you need to know some of the major cities in East Africa.
Sometimes you ship from China to Africa, and sometimes you have to first transport from seaports or airports to these cities and then pick up the goods from those cities.
Some major mainland cities include: Addis Ababa and Drewabbujumbura in Ethiopia, Muinga Dar es Salaam and Mwanza in Burundi, Dodoma in Tanzania in Djibouti Djibouti Rwanda in Gitarama and Kigali in Somalia in Hargeisa and Mogadishu in Uganda, Nairobi in Kampala and Mbalala in Kenya in Mombasa, Nairobi and Kisumu.
You also need to know the distance from major seaports or airports to these cities and your final destination?
So that you can accurately help you calculate the freight from China to the destination in East Africa.