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Exporting to the United States of America with our help

 

Are you currently exporting to the USA?

Our solution to the USA offers:

  • A direct entry solution allowing us to utilise both FedEx Home Delivery and USPS.
  • FedEx Cross Border linehaul, clearance, and delivery management process.
  • Access to 37 strategically located hubs nationwide.
  • One delivery attempt made with FedEx SmartPost via USPS.
  • Up to three delivery attempts made with FedEx Home Delivery.
  • Consumer communications sent via email/SMS on key tracking events, when tracked service option is selected.
  • 100% coverage of USA residential addresses, including services to Alaska and Hawaii.
  • Access to 6 gateways used across the USA to improve service performance and transit times.
  • Choice of clearance options – Container Freight Stations (CFS) and Express Consignment Carrier Facility (ECCF).

USA trade statistics

The USA has a 65% e-shoppers rate with an internet penetration of 85% <sup>3</sup>, therefore exporting to the USA gives your brand opportunities to explore new markets.

Cross border shoppers in the USA mostly shop from UK-based sites and the average annual spend per shopper is $3,428, giving UK brands ample exposure when considering shipping to the USA. Before you begin exporting to the USA, consider popular locations, payment methods, and product types to gain the best market position.

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Find American shoppers on... 7

0.7%

1.41%

1.44%

21.66%

21.9%

55.72%

Shopping behaviours 8

In the USA, it's worth taking into account that 30% of American online shoppers are more likely to make an international purchase if they are provided with an appealing offer.

When shipping to the USA, make sure your delivery aim times are made clear as 24% of American online shoppers' decisions are influenced by when they will receive their parcel.

The most popular purchases made from the USA sit within the clothing and footwear categories, with 31% of American online shoppers accounting for this.

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