Holstein Plaza Auctions


Transport & Logistics

AMS Genetics International will guarantee a fast, careful and cost effective transport solution to all purchases made through the Holstein Plaza online embryo auctions. AMS Genetics does this by using a network of shipping contacts to make the shipment as inexpensive as possible. Shipping can be done direct if you wish to have the embryos quicker. For an express rate please contact us for more details. Note all costs quoted are approximate and can very depending on the country, changes in flights that are available and the size of the shipment.

Note: Be sure to check with your import broker to learn what the applicable import, customs and transport fees are to get your purchase embryos to you once they have landed in your country. AMS Genetics and Holstein Plaza are not responsible for, nor have any control over these costs.

If you do not see your country-listed contact us and we can check into the costs for shipping to your country. 

Insurance:  Shipment insurance is a standard 2% of the value.  

Prices for embryos exported to Canada from the U.S.
Price: approx. $100/embryo – Note: embryo shipping costs will be charged by the importer.
• On large quantity purchases, shipping cost will go down significantly.

Prices for embryos exported to Australia from the U.S.
Price: approx. $100 to $125/embryo – Note: shipping will be billed to the buyer by the importer.
• On large quantity purchases, shipping cost will go down significantly.

Prices for embryos exported to The Netherlands from the U.S. 
Price: approx. $75/embryo Note: there is a $63 per embryo import fee to cover importation costs.
Note: Monthly shipments to The Netherlands
• On large quantity purchases, shipping cost will go down significantly.

Prices for embryos exported to Denmark from the U.S. 
Price: approx. $75 to $100/embryo – Note: charges can very depending on shipping route.
• On large quantity purchases, shipping cost will go down significantly.

Prices for embryos exported to Finland from the U.S. 
Note: Embryos are shipped to The Netherlands and re-exported to Finland
Price: approx. $50/embryo U.S. to Netherlands - $63/embryo import fee Netherlands - $63/embryo Netherlands to Finland
• On large quantity purchases, shipping cost will go down significantly.

Prices for embryos exported to France from the U.S. 
Note embryos to France are shipped to The Netherlands and then re-exported to France
Price: approx. $50/embryo U.S. to The Netherlands - $63/embryo importation fee Netherlands - $63/embryo Netherlands to France 
• On large quantity purchases, shipping cost will go down significantly.

Prices for embryos exported to Germany from the U.S. 
Price: approx. 85 euro/embryo - Note shipping charge is bill by the importer in Germany

Prices for embryos exported to Ireland and N. Ireland from the U.S. 
Price: approx. $100/embryo depending on shipment size
• On large quantity purchases, shipping cost will go down significantly.

Prices for embryos exported to Italy from the U.S. 
Note: Embryos to Italy are shipped to The Netherlands and then re-exported to Italy
Price: approx. $50/embryo U.S. to The Netherlands - $63/embryo import fee Netherlands - $63/embryo Netherlands to Italy
• On large quantity purchases, shipping cost will go down significantly.

Prices for embryos exported to Spain from U.S. 
Note: Embryos to Spain are shipped to Netherlands and then re-exported to Spain
Price: approx. $50/embryo U.S. to Netherlands- $63/embryo import fee Netherlands - $63/embryo Netherlands to Spain
• On large quantity purchases, shipping cost will go down significantly.

Prices for embryos exported to Sweden from the U.S. 
Note: Embryos are shipped to The Netherlands and then re-exported to Sweden
Price: approx. $50/embryo U.S. to The Netherlands - $63/embryo import fee Netherlands - $63/embryo Netherlands to Sweden
• On large quantity purchases, shipping cost will go down significantly.

Prices for embryos exported to Switzerland from the U.S. 
Price: approx. $75 to $100/embryo depending on the size of shipment
• On large quantity purchases, shipping cost will go down significantly.

Prices for embryos exported to the U.K. from the U.S. 
Price: approx. $75 /embryo depending on the size of the shipment
Note Monthly shipments to the U.K. 
• On large quantity purchases, shipping cost will go down significantly.

Expected time period for delivery of embryos is within two months after receiving funds.

Direct shipments can be made to speed up the process of getting your embryos. In such cases, your embryos alone will be shipped and you the buyer will be responsible for all costs of the shipment. 

AMS Genetics is the longest standing and largest embryo export company in the United States. We have exported embryos to over 26 different countries and imported from four different countries, over the past 31 years. For additional export pricing please contact Steve Mower, AMS Genetics International.

AMS Genetics will take every effort to get you embryos shipped as cost effective as possible, but remember that delivery prices can fluctuate between countries. AMS Genetics will assist you in making sure your embryos get shipped and will notify you of the options available once the auction has closed. These prices are listed to give you an idea of the cost of transport when you purchase embryos from the sale. If you have any questions or live in a country not mentioned do not hesitate to contact:

Steve Mower

AMS Genetics International
Office: 240-329-0169
Cell Phone: 240-520-5906
Fax: 240-469-4231
Email: steve.mower@amsgenetics.com