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- The Difference Between LCL & FCL
POSTED: June 19, 2019
If shipper books an FCL (Full Container Load) container then shipper owns exclusevely full container. A full container load (FCL) is loaded and unloaded under the risk and account of one shipper and only one consignee. The cargo in the container need not have fully loaded cargo in the container. Let the cargo be half loaded or quarter loaded container, if booked by one shipper under one shipment, the said shipment is called FCL shipment.
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- Guide to shipping your car overseas
POSTED: December 17, 2018
The first step to consider when shipping a car overseas is choosing a shipping method. You can ship your car across the oceans by choosing a method that suits your budget and requirements, with the most commonly sought options being RORO and container shipping methods.
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- Do I need cargo insurance?
POSTED: JUNE 7, 2018
Generally, the steamship lines do not carry cargo insurance, and by Federal Maritime Law (FMC regulations) are not liable for more than $500 per vehicle.
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- How to buy a car online and ship it to Europe
POSTED: MARCH 13, 2018
Buying a car can be very bothersome. After the hassle of buying a car in the US and shipping it to Europe can also give you trouble. This blog will be able to help you with the entire process of, buying a car in the US and shipping to Europe, from start to finish.
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- Shipping Your Vehicle Overseas - Is as easy as 1-2-3!
POSTED: SEPTEMBER 13, 2017
So... you're moving overseas and you want or need to take your car(s) and/or other vehicle(s) with you. Well, with a personal consultation from Sims, Waters & Associates, transporting these vehicles can be as easy as 1-2-3!
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- International Relocation to Europe Just Got Easier
POSTED: AUGUST 4, 2017
Are you relocating internationally? Will you be moving overseas for business and/or pleasure? Whether you'll be moving temporarily or relocating permanently to Spain or any other European country let your next call be to Sims, Waters & Associates. Find out why?
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- Shipping a Car from USA to Tin Can Island, Nigeria
POSTED: SEPTEMBER 14, 2016
Most asked questions when shipping a car to Tin Can Island.
How long does it take to arrive Tin Can Island? How much it cost? Which is better - RORO or Container shipping?
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- How to Ship a car from USA to European Union Tax Free
POSTED: JULY 7, 2016
If you are permanently moving to Europe you may be able to avoid VAT and customs duties on the personal vehicle you bring with you.
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- Cost to ship a car overseas?
POSTED: JANUARY 14, 2016
How much cost shipping a car overseas from USA? The cost to ship a car overseas varies based on the size of the car, operating condition and destination. Cars located closer to shipping terminals cost less.
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- Shipping a car from USA to Russia
POSTED: JANUARY 4, 2016
Car Shipping Cost to Russia? What documents are needed? How long does it take to ship a car to Russia? These are just some of the question when shipping a car to Russia from USA.
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- How much cost to ship a car from USA to Europe
POSTED: NOVEMBER 20, 2015
Shipping a car from the US to Europe starts around $750 for a compact and runs up to around $2,000 for a full-sized SUV. We offer a discount if more than one car is shipped.
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- RoRo Shipping vs. Container shipping
POSTED: JULY 7, 2015
RoRo shipping method is very popular mainly for two reasons: cost and simplicity. Container shipping is more secure and can get you anywhere you want to go. Compare, which shipping method is right for you.
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- Preparing your Vehicle for shipping
POSTED: MAY 9, 2016
Follow these important steps whether shipping your car, truck, RV or motorcycle. Make sure that your vehicle is operable and safe.
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- How to ship a Boat overseas?
POSTED: MARCH 18, 2015
We do all the logistics to export your boat worldwide. When you ship your boat using our service, you will get it in the same condition as when you handed it over to us.
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