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Cargo shipping from India

Cargo transportation from India to the Russia via Novorossiysk

Goods turnover between Russia and India increased in 2022 by factor of 2.6 by 46.5%. Nowadays large amount of cargoes is delivered from India to Russia via Novorossiysk.

Most part of the cargoes is shipped to Russia in containers along the sea routes on board of container carrying vessels. Cargoes are carried from India to Russia along the routes developed by the marine carriers and such transportation conditions depend on the cargo weight, quantity and specific features.

Main sea ports in India

В Индии существует большое количество портов, которые используются для морских перевозок:

  • Nhava Sheva
  • Mundra
  • Krasku
  • Kolkata
  • Mangalore
  • Krishnapatnam
  • Vizag
  • Kattupalli
  • Chennai
  • Tuticorin
  • Cochin
  • Kandla

How are the goods delivered from India

Goods are usually carried from India to Russia in containers by sea. Cargoes to be transported along the sea routes are loaded onboard the cargo vessels.

Containers with cargoes must be properly prepared for transportation to Russia. It means that they must be properly marked, packed and labeled.

Also, the shipper in India is required to execute customs declaration depending on the goods, prepare other documents which are required for loading on board of the vessel and for customs clearance at Russian border.

What goods are imported from India

Many goods are imported from India. They include foodstuff and nutritional supplements, chemical and food products, textile fabric, clothes, spare parts and accessories for cars and machines, electronic devices, household appliances.

Term of the cargo delivery from India to Russia

Transit time of the cargo delivery from India to Russia along the sea routes depends on many factors, such as distance, cost of transportation, and number of ports of transshipment on the route. Average transit time is between 20 and 40 days.

Cost of container cargo transportation from India to Novorossiysk

Cost of transportation is based on Incoterms conditions. Obviously, it is a floating value. At this moment approximate rates for direct service container transportation from India* are as follows:

Port of Loading

Port of Delivery
Nhava Sheva Novorossiysk 2950 $ 4050 $
Mundra Novorossiysk 2950 $ 4050 $
Cochin Novorossiysk 4050 $ 6650 $
Tuticorin Novorossiysk 4150 $ 7150 $
Chennai Novorossiysk 4350 $ 5750 $

Please send your request to the e-mail mail@gns.su or through application form on this page to get current rates for container transportation from India.

*Freight rates presented are approximate and effective only up to May 31, 2023.


Container transportation from India to Russia by sea includes the following stages:

First, the customer must acquire container by himself or through other company. Then prepare it for the cargo delivery and shipment.

After this, the customer shall address to the shipping agent to enter into the contract and pay for transportation services. The next important stage is inspection of documents and cargo to prove their identity.

Further, the cargo is loaded to the container and it is ready for shipment. Finally, cargo vessel goes along the sea route and arrives to the port of destination. In the port of destination the cargo is transshipped from the board of the vessel to the terminal where all necessary examinations and customs procedures are performed. Upon customs clearance the cargo is transshipped to the container carrying truck to be delivered to the customer’s warehouse.

We undertake performing of all these stages of transportation. Our company has reliable agents in India. We have entered into the contracts with marine carriers who provide services in this country. Also, we can provide services for forwarding cargoes in the port as we have our own forwarding department and signed contracts with all container terminals in Novorossiysk.

Container cargo transportation from India with GNS Logistic guarantee compliance with the delivery terms, contracts obligations and responsible performance of the cargo delivery!

Contact Us:

Tel.:8 (8617) 60-59-20

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Email: mail@gns.su

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