Six Things You Should Know Before Shipping Your Belongings From One Country To Another
Nov. 2, 2011, Belize City, Belize: Here’s what you need to know about the logistics of shipping your personal belongings and household goods from one country to another.
Dear Live and Invest Overseas Reader,
"No matter where you decide to move overseas," writes logistics expert Bob Stevens of Belize Logistics Services, with decades of experience getting stuff of every description from one country to another, "transporting household goods and personal belongings can be one of your biggest challenges, depending what you want to move where.
"For a move to Belize, for example, where I've been living for most of my life, you could choose a moving company in the United States (or wherever you're starting out from), but that firm will have to deal with a local relocation company to get your goods into Belize, a process that can entail tedious dealings with bureaucracy the U.S. outfit isn't likely going to understand how to navigate.