Personal Effects Shipping

Seamless and secure international shipping for your valued belongings

Shipping what matters most

Effortless International Moving

Whether you’re moving overseas or just shipping a few household items, you want peace of mind that your international shipping company will treat your valuable personal belongings with the utmost care.

We understand the importance of trust and reliability. That’s why we pride ourselves on providing you with a reliable, all-in-one international moving solution to make your move as painless as possible.

With door-to-door and port-to-port service, our experienced staff will provide comprehensive estimates for all your personal effects on-site to recommend the most cost-effective packing and shipping solution for you.

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Flexible

Efficient

Effortless International Moving

Whether you’re moving overseas or just shipping a few household items, you want peace of mind that your international shipping company will treat your valuable personal belongings with the utmost care.

We understand the importance of trust and reliability. That’s why we pride ourselves on providing you with a reliable, all-in-one international moving solution to make your move as painless as possible.

With door-to-door and port-to-port service, our experienced staff will provide comprehensive estimates for all your personal effects on-site to recommend the most cost-effective packing and shipping solution for you.

Secure

Flexible

Efficient

Tailored for Your Needs

From small air freight shipments to large container loads, we offer customized Full Container Loads (FCL) and Less-Than-Container Loads (LCL) to suit your specific requirements.

If your shipment is less than a cubic meter in volume, we can move your personal belongings by air freight for faster delivery.

Expert Packing Options

  • Professionally Packed Containers: Our team ensures your goods are safely packed, wrapped, and loaded.
  • Owner Packed Containers: Opt for self-packing with our guidance and affordable container options.

Packing for Your Move

Planning your packing date in advance is key. Simply send us your preferred date, and our team will ensure everything is scheduled smoothly. For those who prefer to pack independently, we offer not just containers at competitive rates, but also expert guidance to assist you every step of the way. Below, you’ll find useful packing tips to make the process seamless.

If you opt for our professional packing services, rest assured that our skilled staff will handle your items with meticulous care. Every container is thoroughly inspected by AllCargo Express for cleanliness and safety, guaranteeing that your belongings are transported in pristine condition to your new destination.

Tips for Successful Customs Navigation

Marine Insurance

Opt for Total Loss (FPA) Coverage

Travel Documents

Separate important documents and VISAs from packed items

Separation of Items

Distinguish between items to carry on the plane or ship

Prohibited Items

Avoid packing cleaners, paints, solvents, or compressed air

Specific Container Descriptions

Clearly label the contents of suitcases, bags, coolers, etc. Mark empty containers as such (e.g., “COOLER – EMPTY”)

Detailed Packing List

Ensure clarity with numbered and described items. Avoid vague terms like ‘PBO’, ‘Misc.’, and ‘Knick-Knacks’

Box Selection

Refrain from using old fruit or produce boxes to prevent soil or pest contamination risks

Steps to a Smooth International Relocation

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Early Search

Begin looking for international movers at least 3 months ahead of your move

Quote Requests

Provide details about your cargo and destination for accurate quotes

Compare Movers

Evaluate the quotes from at least 3 companies based on included service, quality, and pricing

In-House Survey

Schedule the survey approximately 1 to 2 months before your moving date

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Understand Packing Options

Most international movers typically offer two types of packing services:

Full Packing – Movers handle all items.
Partial Packing – Movers pack specific items; you handle the rest.

Pre-Move House Cleaning

Allocate time for house cleaning and any hand-over preparations

Finalize Mover

Confirm your mover and secure the packing date in writing

Find Out Your Shipping Costs

Get a quick, free quote for your personal effects shipping. Questions? Our expert team is just a click away.