Moving from Singapore to another country is no simple task. There is often a laundry list of items to pack and steps to take before relocation actually takes place.
The amount of paperwork including the import and export documents can be a hassle to complete. The regulations and legislation involved can also cause huge stress to anyone planning a move.
Hence, engaging a trusted international mover like M&P International Freights can provide you with a stress- and hassle-free moving experience!
M&P International Freights is a reliable international moving company that provides door-to-door moving services for our clients.
Below is a breakdown of the steps for the moving process.
Why choose M&P International Freights?
M&P International Freights has over 10 years of experience in the freight forwarding industry.
We have served an array of clients with different needs and moved cargo of different natures.
Our team has received accreditation for our freight forwarding services from SLA, MTO and FIATA.
You can be assured that we will also provide you with the best international moving services.
We offer a spectrum of freight forwarding and moving services to provide end-to-end solutions for our clients.
This includes air and sea freight, warehousing and custom clearance services.
Frequently Asked Questions
How Should I Prepare For A Move?
Here are some tips and tricks to preparing for a move in the most efficient manner:
- Prepare a list of items to be packed
- Separate the items according to whether they are to be packed, disposed or stored
- Sell or get rid of items that you do not need
- Clear a path for your move
- Cushion areas in your house that are delicate or prone to damage during a move
What Should I Sell Or Dispose Of Before I Move?
Bulky items or goods that could take up a lot of space should be sold or disposed of before your international relocation.
Some of these items include
- Old, unwanted furniture
- Books or magazines
- Old electronics and appliances
How Much Is The Shipping Cost?
The shipping cost will depend on the weight of your items and whether you choose air or sea freight to ship your goods.
For shipping via air, the cost is determined by the air freight rate and chargeable weight. The latter refers to either the actual weight of the cargo or its volumetric weight.
For shipping via sea, the cost is determined by the sea freight rate.
You can contact us to get a quote for your shipment.
Which Shipping Method Is Cheaper?
Sea freight is typically cheaper than air freight but it takes a longer time for your cargo to arrive at your destination.
Please contact us to find out more about the cost of shipping.
Which Shipping Method Is Faster?
Shipping via an aircraft is usually faster than shipping via ship. However, it is also likely to cost more.
What Items Are Prohibited From Being Shipped?
The items that are prohibited differ depending on the country you are shipping to.
In general, items that are banned include alcohol, explosives, corrosives, drugs and flammable goods.