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Export Shipping from Nigeria to USA

Nigeria has so many products that can be shipped to the US for personal or commercial reason. With the fall of the Naira, this had made the Nigerian made products more lucrative to sell in other countries. 
So, are you ready to start sending goods such as fabrics/textiles, agricultural products, leather or food items to USA. ShopToMyDoor brings you the cheapest way to export from Nigeria to USA.


Click the button below to get details of how you can make money in dollars through our export solutions.

Details from the CEO on Export Opportunities for Everyone.


Are you ready to export from Nigeria to USA with us?

Our Export Service is designed to cater for any size of shipment – Individual, Small, Medium or Large Business. Please follow this process:

Individuals sending to Families / Relatives and Friends:

This is very easy and can be done with a click at your home or just a ride down to any of our offices in Lagos.

  • You bring your items to us at ShopToMyDoor or you request for pick up and we pick up at your location within Nigeria.
  • You can either upload all required documents (Invoice and packing list) on your Shoptomydoor account or you provide this at the point of pick up
  • Once the items get to our facility you can be sure of professional  packaging and handling in accordance with the US regulations  to prevent damage/vandalization of your items till point of final delivery.
  • After packaging, you pay and you can be rest assured of your goods getting to its final destination in 7-10 business days.

 Small, Medium or Large Business:

  • Bring samples of the items you wish to export - Food items, fashion items, Art works etc
  • Let us know the quantity you can produce each month to enable us look for the right buyer.
  • We look at your samples to see if they fit US standard in terms of the quality of the packaging as well as having the right labels on them.
  • If they meet standards, we will ship a sample free to the US to show potential buyers. Our free shipping only covers your first sample up to a maximum of 10 pounds.
  • Where the product does not meet the desired quality, we will advise you on what to do and you can always return when you have made the necessary changes.
  • We can warehouse your items in Houston / Atlanta and handle your product distributions.

What can I export from Nigeria to USA?

When you are sending goods to USA it is important to know if there are products that are restricted or prohibited. See table for items that in high demand and frequently shipped by our customers from Nigeria to USA:

African clothes


Expression extension


African food stuff shipped from Nigeria to USA


Ankara-made Shoes


Leather slippers


How Can I Start Exporting From Nigeria to USA

Ankara materials shipped from Lagos to Houston

The process of shipping foodstuff, fabrics or other products is largely simplified owing to the efficient, straightforward and transparent services offered ShopToMyDoor; possessing the expertise, equipment, facilities and well trained staff. 
Exporting foodstuff, clothes, shoes or even equipment that need repair from anywhere in Nigeria to USA is very easy when you have joined ShopToMyDoor:
Step 1 – Click on Join now or go to ShopToMyDoor, click "Join Now", and you will be assigned a USA warehouse address for free.
Step 2 – Verify your phone number and email address via the code and link that we will send to you phone and email.
Step 3 – Log in to update your details. 
Step 4 – Now you can bring us the goods/products that you are shipping to the US and we will have it repackaged to suit the US customs/FDA requirement. We also pick up from anywhere in Nigeria.
Step 5 – Your packages will be shipped, cleared and delivered in the US.
Step 6 – You can have your recipient come to pick up from our Houston office.

How long is your shipping from Nigeria to USA?

Speakers and DJ equipments shipped by Shoptomydoor to USA

There are two shipping methods ShopToMyDoor uses in shipping foods stuffs and other products from Nigeria to USA:

  • Air Shipping to USA from Nigeria – ShopToMyDoor gives you the fastest and cheapest way to send parcels to your friends, families, customers and business partners in US from Nigeria. Our transit time is 10 to 14 business days, every 2 weeks. Items up to 100kg can be shipped immediately.
  • Ocean Shipping from Nigeria to USA – You can either bring in a full container load and we will ship it immediately or less than container load and we consolidate with other exporters shipping their goods from Nigeria to USA.

Documents Needed for Exporting Food and Other Goods from Nigeria into USA

There are certain norms of compliance that are to be met while exporting to the United States of America (USA) from Nigeria. These norms shall be inspected by the US Customs officials upon the arrival of your shipment; abiding by these compliance norms are necessary for successful entry of goods into the USA borders. 

Download document for commercial invoice 


Download document for packing list


Packaging and Labelling of Exportable African Foods and Other Products

When you bring your goods to ShopToMyDoor you can be sure of professional handling and the safety of your items are guaranteed in our safe and secured warehouse facilities.  A lot of technical expertise and safety measures go into exporting African foods to ensure products such as dried fish, stock fish, pumpkin leave, bitter leaf, melon, ogbono, dried snail and others are packaged and labelled in accordance with the US Food and Drug Administration to prevent damage at the port of entry.
Exporting African food is a lucrative business if you are looking for a means of making extra income.

List of exportable items 


List of things you cannot send to United States of America.




Q: Do I need an account with ShopToMyDoor?

A:  Yes.  It is compulsory, in other to keep you updated on shipment and other information.


Q: How do I register on ShopToMyDoor?

A: It only takes 30 seconds to one minute to sign up and start saving with Shoptomydoor. Go to our home page and click on the JOIN NOW link. Fill the form and you will be issued your warehouse address in US instantly.


Q: What are the items can I export?

A: You can export Nigerian/African made attires like Aso-oke, Adire Ankara, wedding hand fan, beads, and jewelry. Agro products/food produce such has dried fish, Mellon (Egusi), Ogbono, Pumpkin leaf (Ugwu), Snail, Skin (kpomo), Bitter leaf, Yam flour, Plantain flour, Cassava flour, Spices, Palm oil, Coconut oil, Shea butter and Ground nut. Solid minerals, cosmetics, article wood and pharmaceutical produce from Nigeria.

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