15% off  
Sign up to get 15% off first shipment & receive exclusive offers

USA Shipping

Getting a personalised address in the USA after signing up for vPost opens up a gateway for you to shop in one of the world's most popular shopping haven, even from merchants that doesn't accept international orders. While the States is renowned for their Black Friday and Cyber Monday discounts, get more bang for your buck by consolidating your shipping together with vPost's Welcome shipping voucher and sign up to our newsletter to receive the latest international deals and promotions from us.

Air Freight - How it works

After purchasing items from your favourite USA merchants, your packages will be shipped to our warehouse in Oregon. We will identify the packages by your unique vPost number and once it has arrived at our warehouse, we'll notify you via email to declare your packages, choose from Standard or Economy mode make payment. Thereafter, it will be in your hands in no time.


US Shipping Rates

Country

Shipping
Method

Base
Charge

Weight
Charge

(Per kg)

Fuel
Surcharge

(Per kg)

Duration

(Working days)

USA

Standard

US$20.40

US$9.40

US$1.60

7 - 10

Economy

actual weight

US$20.40

US$9.40

US$1.60

12 - 17

Note:
Minimum chargeable weight for Air Freight is 0.5kg and an incremental weight break of 0.1kg thereafter.

Other costs to take note of:

Optional vCare Package

For a perfect peace of mind, select vCare and you will be compensated for your product and shipping costs in the event that your shipment is lost or damaged during shipping.

Holding Fees (applicable for packages held beyond 21 days)

Enjoy free storage for 21 days in our warehouses. A holding fee of US$1.25 per day per package will be incurred if the period is beyond 21 days.

How to calculate weight

Volumetric Weight
(kg)
=
L x W x H
5000
L = Length in Centimeters
W = Width in Centimeters
H = Height in Centimeters
Actual Weight
(kg)
=
Parcel Weight
(kg)

As per freight industry practice, the chargeable weight of a package is calculated based on Volumetric or Actual weight, whichever is higher.

Example of vPost USA packages ship via Economy Mode:

Package Details

Package 1

Package 2

Value of Product

US$100

US$300

Actual Weight

1.4 kg

5.0 kg

Shipping Cost

US$35.80

US$75.40

CIF

US$135.80

US$375.40

Shipping Costs:
Package 1: 20.40 + (1.4 x 9.40) + (1.4 x 1.6) = US$35.80
Package 2: 20.40 + (5 x 9.40) + (5 x 1.6) =  US$75.40

Total Shipping Charges Payable: US$111.20


Examples of vPost USA packages ship via Standard Mode:

Example 1
Amy purchased from 2 different websites, Forever 21 and Victoria's Secret. The packages from Forever 21 arrived on 12th February and the package from Victoria’s Secret arrived on 22nd February. Amy paid for the 2 packages on 22nd February when they arrived at our warehouse. She did not purchase vCare nor did she use any shipping discounts.

Package Details

Forever 21

Victoria's Secret

Value of Product

US$100

US$108

Chargeable Weight

2.1 kg

2.2 kg

Holding Period

10 days

(free)

0 days

(free)

CIF

US$143.50

US$152.60

Shipping Costs:
Package 1: 20.40 + (2.1 x 9.40) + (2.1 x 1.6) = US$43.50
Package 2: 20.40 + (2.2 x 9.40) + (2.2 x 1.6) = US$44.60

Total Shipping Charges Payable: US$88.10


Shipping Restrictions

Click here for Prohibited items for export from USA


Restricted Merchants

Click here for the list of Restricted Merchants

Icon loader
Loading...