Shipping Furniture to Sierra Leone has never been easier!
Moving furniture to Sierra Leone has never been easier, because at Movecorp we are here to do all the hard work for you as a leading international furniture shipping company. We understand that there is a lot of stress associated with moving abroad, so why not give yourself some peace of mind and trust in our furniture removals to Sierra Leone?
Sending furniture to Sierra Leone from the UK with Movecorp means you are getting a fast, effective and efficient furniture removal service. Our team are on hand to support you through your furniture shipping journey, so leave it to us.
Living in Sierra Leone
Sierra Leone is a West African country with an Atlantic Ocean coastline, located between Liberia to the south-east and Guinea to the north and east. The country’s capital, Freetown, is located by the sea on a small peninsula by the Tagrin Bay. After declaring independence from the United Kingdom in 1961, the country went through an extended period of political instability, characterised by attempted military coups, elimination of democratic opposition and violent civil war. This civil war has now ended, though as it ended a new crisis arose in the form of an Ebola outbreak in 2014 which directly affected ten thousand people. The country has a varied topography: the north is largely savannah; the eastern is mountainous; the south has large rainforests, and the west, coastal region involves both mangrove swamps and more attractive beach landscapes. Sierra Leone’s economy is fairly weak, as a result of the years of instability that has been experienced in the country. There are signs of recovery however, and its varied export market, including diamonds, aluminium, boats and cocoa beans, is beneficial in this regard. Youth unemployment remains particularly problematic however. Agriculture is the largest employer, with 66% of Sierra Leoneans working in the sector. An array of different ethnic groups is found in Sierra Leone, and they all originate from specific areas within the country’s territory. Islam is the main religion, being the faith of 3 of 4 Sierra Leoneans.
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How Can I Ship My Furniture to Sierra Leone?
Before shipping furniture from the UK to Sierra Leone, we suggest you compose a list of what you would like to send. Beds, books, wardrobes, desks, cookers, and more – whatever you need shipping to Sierra Leone, we will send it for you with no fuss. Movecorp’s process for taking furniture to Sierra Leone begins with a call, email or use of our furniture surveying service.
We recommend you let our professional team do the packing for you, to reduce any potential errors – especially for international furniture shipping to Sierra Leone from the UK. When you give us a call, simply request our packing and unpacking services to protect your precious furniture.
Services we offer:
- All customers are given a removals coordinator to help make the process simple and provide a first point of contact
- Freight Shipping (Sea or Air)
- Shared Container Shipping
- Full Shipping Container
- All-inclusive Export Packing and Wrapping
- Price Match Promise service
- Free, no-obligation quotes
What are the Methods for Sending Furniture to Sierra Leone?
Shipping-furniture to Sierra Leone via Air Freight
If you need your belongings in Sierra Leone in a hurry, airfreight is the quickest transit method to move your possessions internationally. Shipping-furniture via air freight are highly convenient, but this does come with a higher price tag. Your quote for Sierra Leone Shipping-furniture 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 Sierra Leone but you require them urgently, air freight is a convenient transport method. Many Movecorp customers will make use of our air freight to Sierra Leone 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-furniture to Sierra Leone via air freight is what happens with your goods upon their arrival in Sierra Leone. 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-furniture to Sierra Leone via Sea Freight
For Shipping-furniture to Sierra Leone, sea freight is one of the most favoured transport methods due to its cost-effectiveness and ease for our clients. Shipping-furniture to Sierra Leone 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-furniture to Sierra Leone 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 Sierra Leone and you will only pay for the space this baggage occupies.
Dedicated container load is the recommended Sierra Leone Shipping-furniture 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 Sierra Leone, by a team of movers that are committed to delivering a premium service.
How Much Does It Cost to Ship Furniture to Sierra Leone?
We offer a variety of furniture removal services to Sierra Leone to suit each person’s needs. Your designated furniture removal coordinator will evaluate your furniture to determine which shipping method is the most appropriate and cost-effective for you. This could be shared or sole-use shipping containers, depending on the size and number of items.
Our shared container shipping service will use a portion of the shipping container, meaning you only pay for the space you use. This method is the most inexpensive. However, for larger or whole house shipping, you may wish to use our sole-use container service to fill as needed. This is an exclusive service for the use of 20ft or 40ft shipping containers – perfect for your bulkier furniture items.
Shipping furniture costs are determined by your needs and with our price match service, you won’t have to worry about overspending. Just give us a call on 020 7127 4597 and we will be able to discuss what furniture shipping to Sierra Leone cost will work for you.
Why Choose Movecorp for Furniture Shipping to Sierra Leone?
When sending furniture to Sierra Leone from the United Kingdom, you are protected by our pre-payment guarantee scheme from the International Movers Mutual Insurance Company. Payments are usually needed 7 days prior to collection, which is in-line with the British Association of Removers’ (BAR) terms and conditions.
Our team understands that moving to another country is difficult so we like to help as best we can. This means we know specialist information about shipping furniture to Sierra Leone, therefore you can trust us to get the job done effectively. From customs and passports, to how long it should take to move, we know the information you’ll need for sending furniture to Sierra Leone from the UK so don’t worry, we’ll handle it!
We are accredited by many important organisations, like BAR, IAM, The Removals Industry Ombudsman Scheme, FEDEMAC and many others.