Shipping Your Vehicle Overseas – Is as easy as 1-2-3!
So… you’re moving overseas and you want or need to take your car(s) and/or other vehicle(s) with you. Well, with a personal consultation from Sims, Waters & Associates, transporting these vehicles can be as easy as 1-2-3!
If you follow these three simple steps you will help to ensure that the process of shipping your vehicle(s) overseas will go as effortlessly and as efficiently as possible. Just what are these easy steps?
- You make your decision as to which vehicle(s) you will need to have shipped.
- You contact Sims, Waters & Associates for your free consultation and estimate. And then finally…
- You schedule the shipment and subsequent pick up of your vehicle(s) at the final predetermined destination. It’s just that simple!
Shipping vehicle(s) overseas can take a bit of foreknowledge and a lot of expertise. However, working with a company that has that comprehensive expertise and experience makes things much less complicated. The easiest way to avoid delays in delivery and to avoid additional storage expenses is to make sure you are in compliance with all the necessary requirements for shipping your vehicle(s) internationally.
The best way to ensure that you are in compliance is to work directly with the shipping experts of Sims, Waters & Associates. Our company has had extensive overseas freight shipping experience since 1986 and our employees have over one hundred combined years of experience in the international shipping industry.
So, let's get started shall we? First, do you have a vehicle that needs to go overseas? Whether you’ll be shipping a car, truck, motorhome, boat or other heavy cargo like excavators, tractors, trailers, equipment or farm machinery, here at Sims, Waters & Associates we will help take care of all the needed paperwork to handle your cargo and make shipping overseas simpler. It doesn’t matter if it’s just one vehicle or many; make a list of those vehicles and gather the following information for you personally and for each vehicle (where applicable):
- Government-issued identification (driver’s license, passport, etc.)
- Title for all vehicles to be shipped (must include year, make, model, and estimated value)
- Proof of ownership/bill of sale (for recently purchased vehicles)
- Certified letter of authorization [notarized] (for financed vehicles with a lien holder)
When you have the required information, contact Sims, Water & Associates for a consultation at no cost to you. Using the information that you provide to us, one of our experts will prepare for you a complete assessment of all the costs involved with the process of shipping your vehicle(s) overseas.
Our experts will review all the important information with you such as the various service options we offer, information regarding the country of origin and destination location, and of course customs requirements for all the countries involved. The members of our ocean freight shipping team will provide you with worry-free service for international vehicle shipping.
After you've decided to go forward with scheduling the shipment, we will help to make arrangements to get your vehicle(s) to the port of origin. The costs (if any) would be discussed during your initial consultation. You will be provided with all the required forms and we will help you to complete them for a smooth transfer of your vehicle(s).
Once all of the details such dock receipts, final invoice payment, storage fees (if applicable), etc. have been ironed out you will then be able to receive your vehicle(s) at the final predetermined destination and time. And there you have it; three simple steps to make your overseas vehicle shipping easier today. Simply contact Sims, Waters & Associates to begin the process of transporting your vehicle(s) internationally.