If you’re trying to ship a car outside of the U.S., you will need to find international transport services. Many transport companies exist since the industry is very demanding of their services.
To avoid time constraints, start looking into shipping services at least a few months before you want the car to ship to Mauritius. The act of shipping a car over rough open water to a foreign land is one that demands time and effort from everyone involved.
To protect your car’s value and condition, take some time to find the right shipping company. Don’t hurriedly book your car’s shipping process with a company because they promised the lowest rates. Use online resources to pull up the websites, testimonials, reviews and additional details of the most recognized international transporters nearest to where the car is kept in the U.S.
The Qualities of a Professional Transporter.
Checking the credentials and looking for positive qualities is the only way to find the right transporter. Reputable overseas auto transporters will showcase positive qualities and characteristics and knowing what to look for makes it easier to find the right transport company.
- Insurance coverage is something that every transporter should have. This layer of security is in effect as soon as the car is in the hands of the transporter.
- Qualified international transporters encourage their employees to learn the import policies of other countries so that they can assist and guide all shipping customers. Nevertheless, call the Embassy of Mauritius to make sure that you are given accurate information since import laws change regularly.
- Freight ships, durable containers, professional transport tools, and the latest equipment are all very important factors that determine the success of a car’s delivery.
- State licensing and other certificates will prove the legitimacy of the company. They should also have BBB or DOT approval.
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.