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Shipping Containers to Madagascar

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Movecorp are experts in Shipping Containers to Madagascar

Shipping Containers to MadagascarOpting to use container shipping to Madagascar from the UK is a great idea. If you have an abundance of household items to take over to Madagascar, 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 Madagascar 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 Madagascar

Madagascar is a large island to the east of Mozambique, towards the bottom of Africa. Several small islands surrounding Madagascar also are included in it territory. 24,900,000 million people live on the island; this people are well dispersed around the island, as the capital city, Antananarivo, only has approximately 1,600,000 residents. Madagascans speak either Malagasy or French, and over 17 different ethnic groups make up the country’s population. 9 out of 10 Madagascan citizens are Christians, and Protestantism is the predominant denomination. In terms of Madagascar’s exports, clothing is the largest product sector, while seafood and spices also are significant. Madagascar is perhaps best known for its wildlife and environment. 90% of Madagascar’s flora and fauna is exclusive to the island and is therefore of great scientific interest. The ring-tailed lemur is one of Madagascar’s most recognisable native animals. However, despite the awareness of Madagascar’s biodiversity, the island is facing some environmental threats; mainly, from human development on the island. The ‘slash and burn’ approach to deforestation is part of Madagascan culture, but is highly damaging to ecosystems because it means nutrients are not returned to the soil when the trees are felled. As a result, soil is becoming eroded, and more new land is required to sustain agriculture, leading to more slash and burn and perpetuating the damage. The government has increased environmental protection as a result.

Useful Madagascar Travel Info

Flight Time From UK Currency Main Airports Main Shipping Ports
13hrs 35mins Malagasy Ariary Antananarivo, Nosy Be, Mahajanga Toamasina

How Do I Use Shipping Containers to Madagascar?

Shipping containers to Madagascar 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 Madagascar.

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 Madagascar and unpack them upon arrival at your chosen destination. Easy peasy!

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

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 Madagascar

Included in the cost of shipping containers to Madagascar:

  • 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 Madagascar?

Air FreightSea Freight

Shipping-containers to Madagascar via Air Freight

If you need your belongings in Madagascar 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 Madagascar 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 Madagascar but you require them urgently, air freight is a convenient transport method. Many Movecorp customers will make use of our air freight to Madagascar 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 Madagascar via air freight is what happens with your goods upon their arrival in Madagascar. 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 Madagascar via Sea Freight

For Shipping-containers to Madagascar, sea freight is one of the most favoured transport methods due to its cost-effectiveness and ease for our clients. Shipping-containers to Madagascar 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 Madagascar 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 Madagascar and you will only pay for the space this baggage occupies.

Dedicated container load is the recommended Madagascar 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 Madagascar, by a team of movers that are committed to delivering a premium service.

Why Choose Movecorp for Your Container Shipping to Madagascar?

At Movecorp, we are so confident in our services for shipping containers UK to Madagascar 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 Madagascar.

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