International Moving Services in Maryland, Washington, DC & Northern Virginia

Overseas Moving Made Simple

If you are moving internationally, Platinum Moving Services can take care of all the logistics that your move will entail. Whether you are relocating within the United States, or to any other part of the world, we will be your one source for all your international moving needs.

International Movers: Emigrating from DC Region

Planning a move from Washington, DC, Maryland or Northern Virginia to another country? If so, we will:

  • Pack your household goods and personal effects either in cardboard boxes or wooden crates. Our packing craftsmanship is second to none!
  • Inventory your belongings.
  • Book the vessel to destination.
  • Arrange for pickup and delivery to your home of the empty metallic container.
  • Load the container and seal it with a lock and numbered metal seal.
  • Process all documentation (Bill of Loading, Export Declaration and other documents).
  • Deliver the full container to port.
  • Arrange for destination services in the country you are going to with one of our many reputable moving agents. All our agents belong to the prestigious (IAM) of which we ourselves are a member.

For overseas car shipping, please see our vehicle shipping page!

International Movers: Immigrating to the DC Region

If you are moving from a foreign country to the Washington, DC, Maryland, and Northern Virginia region, we will take care of all of the destination services, including:

  • Customs clearance
  • Pick up of container at port
  • Delivery of full container to your home
  • Placement of your belongings in your home, assembling of beds and large furniture
  • Removal of debris
  • Return of empty container back to port

Many international moving companies also engage us as their agents to process and deliver the household goods and personal effects of their clients arriving in Washington, DC, Maryland (MD), or Northern Virginia (VA).

International Moving Services for Diplomatic Personnel

As an international moving expert, we handle global relocation services for numerous worldwide organizations, working with diplomatic personnel and federal agencies. We have worked regularly with the Embassies of the following countries:

  • Mexico
  • Brazil
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Angola
  • Argentina
  • El Salvador
  • Bosnia
  • Iran
  • And many more

If you seek overseas moving services for members of an embassy or federal organization, our moving specialists can help. We will pack and ship your items carefully to ensure they reach their destination in tact!

Learn more about our international shipping services »

Global Relocation Services for Any Destination

Moving from a foreign country to the United States, but not the Washington, DC Metropolitan region? Platinum Moving Services is still happy to help!

We have over 25 years of experience in integrated logistics and overseas moving. Booking of vessel, drafting of documentation, and customs clearance are among the many things we will facilitate for you. We will also hire and negotiate the best price for origin and destination services, both here and abroad.

Platinum Moving Services is the only contact you will need to coordinate your international move, whether you’re a private customer, diplomat, or international organization. As logistics experts, we will manage your entire overseas move from start to finish so you can take care of yourself and your family. We’ll make the moving process as easy and stress-free as possible!

Free International Moving Quotes from Platinum Moving

Contact Platinum Moving Services today to get a free international moving quote!

Client Testimonial

“After having received the container with my household goods and personal effects in Lisbon, Portugal, arriving from Washington, DC, I’d like to inform you that my personal belongings arrived in perfect condition. I’d also like to state that I received excellent service from you from the very start as well as from your agent in Portugal, Galamas, when they delivered my container. Please accept my congratulations and appreciation.” – J. Daniel Quiroz Garcia, Embassy of Mexico

Check out our pages on the moving services we offer to the following countries:
El Salvador
South Africa
United Arab Emirates

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    “Platinum moving made an extraordinary showing of moving me from DC to Mexico City, Mexico. I was somewhat focused as this was the primary worldwide move that I needed to orchestrate all alone as I had been fortunate to have the USG move me all my past times. I had a tight window, a couple of weeks in which to arrange the move. Platinum was extraordinary in working with me to plan the review rapidly and the resulting pack-out. The group they had for me was obliging, proficient, and fast. There was somewhat of a postponement in the entry of the holder from Baltimore, MD because of a mishap and activity that day yet that was minor considering everything by and large. They additionally combined me with an incredible organization in Mexico, called Balderas. There were just a couple of days postponement at the traditions/port in Veracruz before my stuff landed at my new able in Mexico City. Generally, thanks such a great amount to Platinum and Balderas for making the move easily on their parts.”

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    With 30+ years in the moving & shipping business, Platinum has done it all—and done it exceptionally well. Even the Smithsonian raves about us!