Shipping Cars Overseas from Portsmouth, VA
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We offer international freight shipping services from Portsmouth, VA. We ship Cars, Vans, Boats, Buses, Trucks, Tractors, Coaches, Heavy Machinery, Plant and Agricultural Machinery, etc.Car shipping service overseas from Portsmouth, VA
Sims, Waters & Associates is an ocean freight forwarder with industry-leading prices.
Sims, Waters & Associates is a licensed ocean freight forwarder since 1987. Our staff has over a hundred years of combined experience in the global freight shipping industry.
RoRo Shipping from Portsmouth, VARoRo shipping overseas from Portsmouth, VA
Ro-Ro (Roll-on Roll-off) is a fast and convenient method of shipping vehicles from mainland USA to the rest of the world. RORO shipping is the most preferred and usually the cheapest way when it comes shipping your car overseas. If you need to send international oversized wheeled cargo, such heavy trucks, trailers, cranes, excavators, railway carriages, etc., using an RO-RO sea freight carrier is the only one solution for your international ocean freight shipment.
Vehicles that will be shipped via Roll on Roll off (RoRo) shipments need to be in good working condition. This includes no broken glass or body damage, and they should be mechanically dependable, although some ocean carrier lines will accept non-running vehicles, an additional tow or forklift fee could be required for this kind of shipment.
Please contact a member of our staff for Ro-Ro shipping service from Portsmouth, VA.
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Container Shipping from Portsmouth, VAContainer Shipping from Portsmouth, VA
Container Shipping from Portsmouth, VA to overseascar shipping inside ocean containers is the most secure way to export various automobiles overseas, as vehicles are secured and stable inside a steel box, protected from weather, elements, and criminals. We load multiple cars in each container to provide affordable, safe, worldwide car shipping. Depending on the make and model, we can securely and safely place various vehicles inside each container.
Please contact a member of our staff for container shipping from Portsmouth, VA.
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LATEST BLOG POSTS
- Guide to ship a car to West Africa
POSTED: October 30, 2019
How much does it cost to ship a car to West Africa from the USA? How long it takes? What is the shipping process? What is better, RoRo, or container method? These are the most commonly asked questions when shipping your car from the USA to Africa.
READ MORE: Guide to Ship A Car to Africa
- The Difference Between LCL & FCL
POSTED: June 19, 2019
If shipper books an FCL (Full Container Load) container, then the shipper owns exclusively 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.
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- How to ship a 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.