From the U.S. to Malawi, Africa

USA Contacts


Nile Cargo Carrier, Inc.

70 Princeton St, Suite 4,

North Chelmsford, MA. 01863 USA

WhatsApp Cellphone: + 1-781-844-3014

WhatsApp Cellphone + 1-781-775-3603

Landline Phone: + 1-781-891-4035

Email: nilecargo@msn.com

Shipping by Air Cargo


Below are our current Air freight rates from major USA cities to Lilongwe and Blantyre, Malawi


Ship to Malawi from:

Atlanta, Albuquerque, Austin, Baltimore, Birmingham, Boston, Buffalo, Charleston, Charlotte, Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbia, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Des Moines, Detroit, Grand Rapids, Hartford, Harrisburg, Indianapolis, Jacksonville, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Memphis, Miami, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Nashville, Newark, New York, New Orleans, Norfolk, Oklahoma City, Omaha, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Portland, Raleigh-Durham, Reno, Richmond, San Antonio, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, South Bend, St Louis, Syracuse, Tampa, Tulsa, Tucson, Salt Lake City, Washington DC.

Please Note:

20 Lbs. and above cost $9.00 per Lb.

25 Lbs and above cost $8.00 per Lb.

40 Lbs and above cost $7.50 per Lb.

50 Lbs and above cost $7.00 per Lb.

100 Lbs and above cost $6.00 per Lb.

220 Lbs and above cost $5.50 per Lb.

1 Kg = 2.20 Lbs. | 1 Lb. = 0.45 Kg


  • There is $20.00 fee for Airway Bill (it is a flat fee per shipment).
  • There is an additional small fee to move shipment from Lilongwe Airport to Blantyre, Malawi.
  • Air freight rates are based on actual weight or dimensional weight whichever is greater.
  • Customs Clearing fees are not included in the air cargo rates above.
  • Please Note: Air freight rates are subject to change without prior notice. Please contact us for the current rates.
  • Flat Screen Televisions shipping rates are based on the dimensional weight (L x W x H) of the box in which it is packed.
  • Laptop cost $125 per piece and the second Laptop will cost only $75.00 if both are shipped together as 1 shipment.
  • There is a $45.00 fee for any shipment which contains Lithium Battery inside like a Laptop, Digital Camera etc.

Ocean Shipping from the USA to Malawi

  • We have introduced small ocean freight shipments from the USA to Malawi.
  • We ship out ocean freight to Blantyre every 2 months.
  • Ocean freight rates are based on the dimensional weight and it costs $20.00 per cubic foot from our shipping terminal in Boston, USA to Blantyre, Malawi.
  • With our ocean shipping services, you can now ship 1 box, 2 boxes or 10 boxes or even more.
  • We have over 80 Receiving Agents across the U.S. where you can drop off your shipment.
  • Ground transportation fees from out of the state to our shipping Terminal in Boston, cost anywhere from $0.75 (75 cents plus) per Lb. depending on the distance and weight.
  • Ocean shipping transit time from the USA to Malawi is approximately 2 and a half months.

For a quote on a 20ft or 40ft ocean container, please provide us with city, state, and zip code of the location where you are planning to load the container from and the type of items you intended to load in a Sea container.



Online Shopping in the USA: 

Buy Genuine item from the USA and receive it in Malawi.


  • Nile Cargo makes Online shopping in the USA easy for online buyers in Malawi or other locations outside the U.S.
  • American Genuine Goods can be easily purchased Online from America’s best online Stores like Amazon, eBay, Walmart, BestBuy, Bath & Body Works, Target, Old Navy, Marshall’s, Shein, Victoria’s Secret etc while you are in Malawi and you can receive your items in Malawi within 2 to 3 weeks via Air Cargo.
  • When you purchase items from different websites, we will consolidate them and ship when it you are ready.
  • Our U.S. warehouse address below is available for your shipping or importing services purposes only.
  • You are in Malawi and you do not have a credit card to buy your items online, we can help you, contact us.
  • After buying your items online, please instruct your sellers to ship them directly to our warehouse to the address below in your names care of Nile Cargo:

Your Names

c\o Nile Cargo

70 Princeton St, Suite 4,

North Chelmsford, MA. 01863

Tel: 781-891-4035

Important Shipping information

Customs Clearing fees or import taxes in Malawi

Both our Air cargo rates, and ocean freight rates do not include the import taxes (if applicable) or customs clearing fees which due when the shipment arrives in Malawi.

The Customs clearing fees or import taxes in Malawi are charged based on the type of the item imported, its value and the quantity. Some items pay more import taxes than others.

If a customer fills a detailed packing list from our web site, (Shipping Forms) and submit online or email us a detailed packing list, we will be able be to give her or him a good estimate of the customs fees expected to be paid for his or her shipment.

Our Malawian customers in the U.S. can pay for their customs clearing fees along with their shipping fees here in U.S. after we have received a detailed packing list.

Shipping Rates

Shipping rates are subject to change without prior notice. Please contact us for most current rates.

Transit time:

We cannot guarantee time arrivals, (ETA) mainly because of Weather, Security, Covid19 Pandemic, lack of cargo space on the Cargo Airlines, Port delays or other problems.

However, be assured we will make every effort to have it there on time and in good shape.

Receiving Agent in Malawi

Lilongwe Office

Townlink Freight, Kanengo, Lilongwe.

Contact:  Chisomo Chongo

WhatsApp Tel: 265-884-122-946

Email: chisomolchongo@gmail.com


Blantyre Office

Townlink Freight, Chitawira, Blantyre.

Contact: James Chiomba,

WhatsApp Tel: 265-999-366-711

Email: jameschiomba@townlinkfreight.com