International Moving Q&As

What payment options are available for international moving services?

What payment options are available for international moving services?

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We accept payment via cash, credit card, certified funds (cashier’s check or money order) and wire transfer. Unfortunately, we cannot accept personal checks. Our policy states that self-paid customers must submit payment following packing day at origin and prior to the release of their shipment from the destination warehouse. If your employer is paying for […]

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Who will be my contact and deliver my shipment to my destination?

Who will be my contact and deliver my shipment to my destination?

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daryl flood international is part of UniGroup Worldwide Moving. daryl flood works with nearly 1,100 agents in the continental united states, alaska, hawaii, and canada. our worldwide network of over 500 agents includes members of the fidi, the largest international relocation trade organization and lacma, serving latin america and the caribbean. one of our affiliates […]

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What kind of value protection does your moving company offer?

What kind of value protection does your moving company offer?

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we offer a global property protection plan through UniGroup Worldwide Moving. with this plan, we will ask you to declare the value on all of your goods. this is because the premium charged is calculated using averages of full coverage. if the premium was based upon partially-covered shipments, we would need to charge a higher […]

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What costs are included in my international moving estimate?

What costs are included in my international moving estimate?

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use the following points as a guideline for the costs that may be included in or excluded from your international moving estimate: included costs (at door to door service level): packing and loading from residence with door to door transportation. terminal handling charges (thc) including delivery to residence, unpacking and loading, basic furniture set-up, and removal […]

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Are there restrictions on what I can ship internationally?

Are there restrictions on what I can ship internationally?

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Shipping restrictions on what items can be imported or exported vary between countries. You should contact your local consulate or embassy for complete details. The most commonly restricted items are: firearms ivory products liquor drugs & medications religious statues or ornaments weapons articles on endangered species list pornography Potentially hazardous or flammable items should not […]

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How will my belongings be shipped overseas?

How will my belongings be shipped overseas?

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The standard overseas transport container we use to ship your belongings is a steamship container. These steel containers come in two sizes: 20 ft. (20x8x8 ft., holding approximately 1,100 cubic feet and 7,000 lbs. of household goods) and 40 ft (40x8x8 ft., holding approximately 2,300 cubic feet and 15,000 lbs. of household goods). If your shipment […]

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Who will answer my questions about the moving process?

Who will answer my questions about the moving process?

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Once your move is scheduled, you will be assigned a personal Move Coordinator, who will provide you with general guidelines regarding country customs regulations and will be able to answer any questions you may have about your destination. You can also contact your local Consulate or Embassy to verify the requirements needed.

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