When you are shipping overseas from one company to another, there are always going to be specific rules and regulations regarding your move. An already stressful time, if you know in advance what you need to do on your end and take care of what you can ahead of time, it can be a much less overwhelming process.
Shipping to Dubai from Canada is an easy process if you hire the right movers to help. Since you will most likely not know all the rules regarding the process, having the right professionals can help maximize the communication and minimize the confusion.
These are things that you need to consider when you are shipping to Dubai from Canada
Any objects that you ship overseas will have to pass through customs. For the process to go smoothly, make sure to get a list of the rules and any exceptions that need to be taken care of. Things like oversized objects, pets, and foreign objects may be subjected to being held in customs if proper procedures are not taken care of in advance.
Warehousing, packing and labeling
When you are shipping overseas, you have to know about where to warehouse your objects, how to package and how to label them. There are specific procedures that need to be followed. Labeling will make a much easier transition, and, since your things are going to be moving a long way, packaging them properly will ensure that they aren’t damaged during the move. Make sure to check with the shipper to know what is your responsibility and what is theirs. Doing it right the first time will ensure that your things won’t be held up or destroyed while in transit.
There are specific rules and specifications for shipping oversized items. Not only are they more costly, but they also have to be shipped using different containers that may be subjected to various forms of customs procedures. If you have oversized items, it is imperative that you communicate that to the movers that you hire to ship your things so that you get a realistic estimate of how much your overall move is going to cost.
If you are going to ship your vehicle, make sure that you know the rules regarding driver’s licensure and registering your car. If you do things ahead of time, it is one less thing you have to do while settling in. Dubai has very specific rules about automobiles and licensure, so make sure to fill out the proper paperwork in advance, so you will be ready to use your car once you get there.
Doing as much ahead of time as possible will ensure that your moving day is much less stressful. Knowing what is expected of you and what is the responsibility of your mover, will ensure that you will have things on your end good to go so that there aren’t any delays and that things aren’t rejected or held up in customs.