How to Decide What Shipping Method Is Best to Transport Your Car to Singapore With?
There is a lot to prepare and care for during an overseas transport to another nation. With certified transport services, you can rest knowing that your vehicle is in great hands.
If you need to from the U.S., do some online research and hire the company that maintains great services, low prices, and the best reputation.
Be on the lookout for con artists or inexperienced transporters trying to make a quick buck. Fortunately, these scams are easy to find if you’re determined to find the right transport company, one with a good reputation among the locals. The most durable equipment and ships are used to carry out the transport, making the company even more reliable.
Shipping Services Usually Used for a Car’s Transport to Singapore.
The RO/RO method is the most common way to ship a car outside of the U.S. After your car has been inspected, it will be loaded onto the deck of the vessel and secured. With this option, all personal items must be removed from the vehicle. Items left inside of the vehicle cannot be insured by the shipping company.
The most secure form of transport is container shipping. Nevertheless, it is also the most expensive aside from air shipping services which are much pricier than any shipping services available. Your vehicle will be behind locked doors for the entire trip protected against the elements. Shippers are permitted to load other household goods into their vehicles and the extra space of the container. These shipping methods are especially useful for anyone planning to permanently reside in the country, but call the Embassy of Singapore to make sure all items are allowed to enter the border.
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.