How To Ship Your AMC
Shipping a car cross country can either be a gruesome experience or a smooth and straightforward one, depending on how one plans their choice of shipping company. Before handing over that AMC to be shipped either interstate or overseas, it is important to make sure the choice of auto Transport Company is the most reliable. Especially with the growth of online commerce, there are many options available when one searches for such keywords as long distance car shipping. To have one’s car delivered on time and safely, here are some important tips to consider.
In any industry, it is always important to go with reputation. Choose a company that has been in the business for a long time and always leaves their customers satisfied. The car shipping industry is a tough one, and to find a company that has survived several years at the top of its game is difficult. With so many years of experience, they will know their way around and will have dealt with different types of shipment needs. One can rest assured that their needs will be understood and met.
One of the most useful methods of gauging the reputation of an automobile shipping company is through online reviews. Customers who receive excellent service normally do not return to give reviews. However, chances are that when the service is poor, people will complain. Look up the company on review forums like the Better Business Bureau to find out what past customers are saying. Do not stop at the point of a negative review but look further into how the company handled the complaint. Company websites also have review sections, but it is unlikely that they will publish any negative feedback. Before committing to the car transport company, ask them for references from past clients and call. Any reputable company will be confident enough to connect prospective customers with past clients to vouch for them.
Whether one is doing national or international shipment, it is always advisable to use a local company. This is especially important when shipping from an overseas location. Look for a company whose contact people and offices are easily accessible. This way, one can easily access information and updates on the state of their shipments.
When it comes to cost, shop around a little before having to make a decision. The rule of thumb is to always review the quotes and prices of up to three companies before making a decision. In the shipping industry, comparing quotes can help one save up to 70 percent on their shipment. While everyone is always looking for a bargain, beware of those companies with unusually low prices. Chances are that there are hidden charges and one might end up paying so much more than they should.
Shipping with our company will give you this and so much more. We are one of the most reliable and experienced companies in the industry. Our years of experience handling all types of domestic and overseas shipping makes us an ideal choice for shipping that AMC.
Written By:Joe Webster
Joe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing.
After college, he started his career in the auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood.
With over 30 years experience in the industry, we've been helping people ship their vehicles, motorcycles, RV's, heavy equipment, household goods and more across the country or overseas without a hitch. Ask us anything.