Ship my olive oil from Greece to USA, Step by Step guide

Olive Oil from Greece - How to ship Greek Olive Oil to USA, the complete guide, step by step

Imports from Greece

Kronos International Shippers has worked with our trusted Greek agents,  for over 40 years. Using their large network of agents located throughout Greece, they consolidate shipments with olive oil, personal effects, commercial shipments, and motorized vehicles in Greece, and we import the container into the United States on behalf of all the customers. For a small processing fee, Kronos Shippers handles all the import documentation such as clearance through U.S. Customs and FDA. Once your imported items have reached our warehouse, you will receive an Arrival Notice which means it is ready for pick-up or delivery. Shipments outside of the Chicagoland area can be forwarded using either UPS or interstate trucking, depending on the size of the shipment. Call us now to discuss all your shipping options, and we will help you bring your  pure, extra-virgin olive oil into the comfort of your own home in the United States.

Why Ship Olive Oil from Greece?

Greek olive oil is renowned for its superior quality and taste, making it a sought-after commodity worldwide. Whether you’re a gourmet enthusiast or a retailer, importing Greek olive oil can elevate your culinary creations and business offerings. Plus, who doesn’t love a good story about importing liquid gold?

Benefits of Using Kronos Shipping, Inc.

Expertise and Reliability

With nearly five decades of experience, Kronos Shipping, Inc. ensures your olive oil reaches its destination safely and efficiently. Their seasoned team handles all aspects of the shipping process, so you don’t have to worry about a thing.

Comprehensive Services

From customs clearance to house delivery, Kronos Shipping, Inc. provides end-to-end solutions tailored to your needs, making the process seamless and stress-free.

Personalized Support

Dedicated account managers offer customized solutions and responsive support, ensuring a smooth shipping experience. They’re as dedicated to your olive oil as you are!

Step-by-Step Shipping Process

ISF 10+2

Kronos Shipping manages the Importer Security Filing (ISF 10+2), ensuring compliance with U.S. Customs regulations and preventing any potential delays.

FDA Filing

Navigating FDA regulations is no small feat, but Kronos Shipping’s experts handle all necessary paperwork and logistics, keeping your shipment compliant and on track.

Terminal Handling

Equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and experienced staff, Kronos Shipping ensures efficient and damage-free handling of your olive oil at terminals.

Customs Clearance

Their team stays up-to-date with the latest customs regulations, swiftly clearing your shipment through all necessary checks and procedures.

Deconsolidation Services

They expertly manage the separation and preparation of consolidated shipments for onward transportation, ensuring your olive oil reaches its final destination intact and on time.

House Delivery

For the ultimate convenience, Kronos Shipping offers door-to-door delivery. Your olive oil will arrive at your doorstep, no matter where you are in the USA.

Frequently Asked Questions

How should I pack olive oil for shipping?

Individual shipments of olive oil are typically packaged in 17-liter cans, with no exceptions for 3-liter, 5-liter, 10-liter cans, or bottles. Our agent in Greece, POT (contact: +30.(210) 483-3594, email: [email protected]), will offer the optimal packing solution to safeguard your precious liquid gold during its journey to the USA. If you live in a distant area from Athens, they will guide you to the nearest regional agent.”

Are there specific regulations for importing olive oil into the USA?

Our agent in Greece and our broker in the United States will ensure that your shipment will comply to all the regulations and avoid any problems with customs.

Can I ship olive oil internationally with any courier?

Not all courier companies will ship olive oil due to its sensitive nature. It’s essential to check with the courier and ensure proper packaging and documentation (

For further assistance and to discuss your shipping needs, contact Kronos Shipping, Inc. at +1.(312) 326-7590 or email us at [email protected]. We’ll help you bring the finest Greek olive oil right to your doorstep!


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