Importing goods without the aid of a freight forwarding agent can be very tricky, especially if it’s your first time. Whether importing from a country within the E.U. or from outside there are several points to consider:
However, the answers to the above questions vary depending on the country you are importing from and whether it is in the E.U. or not.
If you intend to import yourself, you will need to allow a minimum of 23 days for all paperwork to be processed and then up to an additional 40 days for shipping.
However, when using a freight forwarding agent, such as Cargocost it is solely dependent upon transit times, as we handle all the paperwork. This includes:
With a team dedicated to each part of the shipping process, benefiting from over 40 years experience in the business, Cargocost are well equipped to deal with all freight matters.