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Shipping Containers to Guatemala

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Shipping Containers to GuatemalaOpting to use container shipping to Guatemala from the UK is a great idea. If you have an abundance of household items to take over to Guatemala, but you’re not sure how, don’t leave anything behind, bring it all with you using our freight shipping.

Movecorp are experts in sending shipping containers to Guatemala from the UK because we have done it so many times. No matter the size of the delivery or the items being shipped, we’ll get the job done right every time.

Living in Guatemala

Guatemala is located in right in the centre of Central America; it lies just beneath Mexico, with a southern Pacific coastline and shared borders with Belize, Honduras and El Salvador. It’s capital city and most populous city is also called Guatemala. The territory of the country is situated on what once was the Maya civilisation’s epicentre. It is also the Central American state with the highest population; estimated at 17,263,000 in 2018. The country’s location means that natural disasters are a particularly severe risk, and severe earthquakes, hurricanes and tropical storms have all impacted upon Guatemala in recent years. The country also has four active volcanoes. Guatemala’s agricultural industry drives its exports; 8% of exports is coffee, 7% is bananas and 10% is sugar cane to name but a few. Tourism is also highly profitable, with several millions of visitors annually being attracted to the country for its archaeological sites and national parks, but also its coasts on both sides of the country. The official language of Guatemala is Spanish, and the majority of its inhabitants do speak it to some extent, but there is a plurality of Mayan languages that are also spoken, particular in the less developed, rural regions of the country. Guatemala City is very much the cultural hub of the country, with a variety of heritage sites and museums detailing the country’s roots. Mayan cuisine still features in modern Guatemalan recipes.

Useful Guatemala Travel Info

Flight Time From UK Currency Main Airports Main Shipping Ports
14hrs 15mins Guatemalan Quetzal Flores, Guatemala City Puerto Quetzal

How Do I Use Shipping Containers to Guatemala?

Shipping containers to Guatemala from the UK is easy with Movecorp. All you have to do is give us a call for a quick, free quote so that we can begin to understand your shipping needs. From there, we will send out a surveying service team to assess the items you wish to ship in a container to Guatemala.

After that, our expert wrapping and packing team will prep your items for shipping and put them in our shipping containers. You can opt to use a shared container or a sole-use container. Almost anything can be shipped, from sofas and beds to computers and bikes – simply ask!

Then we will ship your goods to Guatemala and unpack them upon arrival at your chosen destination. Easy peasy!

How Much Does It Cost to Send Shipping Containers to Guatemala?

It will be faster but more expensive if you opt to use air freight. If you have a large load of items, you will need to use a sole-use container. This way you can fill the entire shipping container, the 20ft or 40ft options, as needed.

Cost to Send Shipping Containers to Guatemala

Included in the cost of shipping containers to Guatemala:

  • A move coordinator to help with the whole process
  • Insurance on your goods
  • Packing and unpacking
  • Door-to-door collection and delivery

What are the shipping methods for sending items to Guatemala?

Air FreightSea Freight

Shipping-containers to Guatemala via Air Freight

If you need your belongings in Guatemala in a hurry, airfreight is the quickest transit method to move your possessions internationally. Shipping-containers via air freight are highly convenient, but this does come with a higher price tag. Your quote for Guatemala Shipping-containers is calculated based on the weight of your consignment, meaning it is not so economical for larger loads such as an entire home.

If you are only sending a one bedroom flat, some boxes of clothes or a few items of furniture to Guatemala but you require them urgently, air freight is a convenient transport method. Many Movecorp customers will make use of our air freight to Guatemala service cooperatively with another method of transportation. Such as sending a small number of items they need as a priority via air freight and everything else they can send via sea freight to cut costs.

Another factor that might influence the cost of your Shipping-containers to Guatemala via air freight is what happens with your goods upon their arrival in Guatemala. You can choose to collect your goods at the airport yourself, or you can request that diligent moving teams deliver your goods to the kerbside of your new home.

Shipping-containers to Guatemala via Sea Freight

For Shipping-containers to Guatemala, sea freight is one of the most favoured transport methods due to its cost-effectiveness and ease for our clients. Shipping-containers to Guatemala via sea freight can sometimes be a slow process, therefore we advise that you allow ample time for your delivery.

Shared container load is the ideal Shipping-containers to Guatemala choice if you have a small consignment such as a one bedroom flat, a studio apartment or a small office space. All of your goods and furnishings will be wrapped, packed and loaded onto a shared shipping container to Guatemala and you will only pay for the space this baggage occupies.

Dedicated container load is the recommended Guatemala Shipping-containers method if you are sending an entire home load or a large commercial office space. You will pay to receive the sole use of a 20ft or 40ft shipping container. A 20ft container will fit a three-bedroom home comfortably and 40ft is sufficient space if you want to send a vehicle amongst other goods.

Owing to our partnership with a number of global removals organisations, your goods will be delivered to the destination of your choice in Guatemala, by a team of movers that are committed to delivering a premium service.

Why Choose Movecorp for Your Container Shipping to Guatemala?

At Movecorp, we are so confident in our services for shipping containers UK to Guatemala that we offer a price match service. If you can find a better price, we will try to beat it. You’ll be pleased to know that we are accredited by the British Association of Removers (BAR) and many other organisations, so you know you are getting a quality service.

Make sure you enjoy your trip abroad by trusting in Movecorp to handle all the hard parts when shipping containers to Guatemala.

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