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Shipping Containers to Zambia

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Movecorp are experts in Shipping Containers to Zambia

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

In south-central Africa, Zambia neighbours the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia and Angola. The population is 13,092,666 and is significantly multi-ethnic. There is a total of 73 tribes, as well as remnants of the British colonial era with immigrants from Europe and India who came as labourers. When the British colony collapsed, some of the white population left, but many Asians still remain. 44% of the population lives in urban areas, with sparsely populated rural areas. Economically, much of the population does live below the poverty line, with around 60.5%, if not more living in poverty, with a massive skew towards the rural population. The largest export is copper, so economic problems have occurred with this reliance due to copper prices declining. Agriculture however provides many more jobs than the mining industry, so is important for the country and there has been an agricultural boom as such. Zambia also has an interesting culture; the natives in their tribes all had distinct cultural practices, but the growth of urbanisation brought them all together, so they merged and also adopted a lot of European culture. There are many traditional ceremonies and popular traditional art forms including basketry and copper crafts, amongst many others.

Useful Zambia Travel Info

Flight Time From UK Currency Main Airports Main Shipping Ports
14hrs 10mins Zambian Kwacha Livingstone, Lusaka, Ndola No Major Ports

How Do I Use Shipping Containers to Zambia?

Shipping containers to Zambia 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 Zambia.

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

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

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 Zambia

Included in the cost of shipping containers to Zambia:

  • 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 Zambia?

Air FreightSea Freight

Shipping-containers to Zambia via Air Freight

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

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

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

Why Choose Movecorp for Your Container Shipping to Zambia?

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

Call us today on 020 7127 4597 for your free estimate
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