International Shipping Services: Lorton, Virginia
Are you in search of first-rate international shipping services near the Lorton, VA area? Platinum Moving sends shipments worldwide every day—and we’ve been doing it for more than 30 years! We have an expert team in place that can help you decide on the best way to ship your items, whether you’re looking to save money or get them to their destination as fast as possible.
Contact us today for an international shipping quote.
Where can we ship your items? Anywhere! We have shipping service to Europe, South America, Africa, and infinitely more locations. Whether you are scheduling an international move, need to ship furniture from the Lorton area, sending purchased items home, or just need to get something from here to there, you can count on Platinum for precise transport.
Container Shipping Service from Lorton
To ship overseas, we will first properly crate your items so they can be loaded into a sea container, also called a Less than Container Load (LCL) shipment. Our full service also includes:
- Taking an inventory of your items.
- Booking the vessel to destination.
- Arranging for pickup and delivery of the sea container to your home.
- Loading the container and sealing it with a lock and numbered metal seal.
- Processing all documentation (Bill of Lading, Export Declaration, and other documents).
- Delivering the full container to port.
- Arranging for destination services with a reputable shipping agent in the destination country. At Platinum, all of the agents we work with belong to the prestigious International Association of Movers (IAM), of which we are also members.
Learn more about the sizes and uses of shipping containers.
International Shipping Costs
International shipping rates from the Lorton area vary depending on the size and weight of the items being shipped, their destination point, and other factors. Please contact us for an international shipping quote!
Packing for Overseas Shipping from the DC Area
Packing for overseas transport is a true craft, and we have mastered it! Our superior packing method ensures that your items will arrive at their destination safe and intact.
International Shipping Regulations
As an experienced international shipping and moving company, we are extremely knowledgeable about international shipping regulations. We will advise you of any restrictions, requirements, fees, taxes, or other factors that may affect your shipment.
International Express Shipping from the DC Area
If you need to send an express overseas shipment, please contact us.
Why Choose Platinum Moving for International Shipping from Lorton, Virginia?
Shipping items overseas, whether they are large, small, heavy, expensive, rare, or delicate, requires a complex process with many steps and details to take into account. At Platinum Moving Services, we have been shipping things to worldwide destinations for more than 30 years, so you can rest assured that your belongings are in experienced hands.
We are proud to have an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau. We provide services to many of DC’s embassies, and we have shipped priceless items for the Smithsonian. We are devoted to our business and strive to give remarkable service to our clients. Please take a moment to look at our testimonials to read reviews from our satisfied customers.
Call Platinum at 301-591-3858 for global shipping services in the Lorton area.
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