NY International Shipping has been coordinating container shipping to the UK for years. As a family-owned international moving company with over a decade of experience, NY International Shipping specializes in international relocations, container shipping and more. NY International Shipping is licensed by the Federal Maritime Commission as a Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier as well as the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. We offer competitive rates for those interested in container shipping to the UK as well as countless other destinations around the planet. We have many referrals from past customers, including those that used us for container shipping to UK. Our container shipping to UK services are all-inclusive and our rates are competitive. Whether you’re interested in door-to-door services, custom crates, shipment consolidation or anything else during your container shipping to United Kingdom, NY International Shipping is more than happy to tailor your overseas move to fit your budget, schedule, and needs. Contact NY International Shipping if you’d like to receive a FREE consultation regarding your upcoming container shipping to the UK.

All about the UK

Before moving to the UK, it’s probably best to learn a bit more about this part of the world. The UK is a unitary state that consists of four countries—Northern Ireland, England, Wales, and Scotland. While those scheduling container shipping to UK could potentially move to any one of these four countries, you’ll be happy to know that the overall climate is fairly temperate with a decent amount of yearly rainfall. While there is no official language in the UK, those interested in container shipping to UK may be happy to know that approximately 70% of the UK speaks English.

As there are four distinct countries within the UK, it is often appealing to those scheduling container shipping to UK to know that there are many different possibilities in terms of flavor, culture, and history. At the same time, there are many general characteristics across the UK that newcomers find appealing. For those scheduling container shipping to UK with children, you’ll be happy to know that education is free for children in the UK. There are also many wonderful private schools that charge tuition, too. For families with older children looking into container shipping to United Kingdom, it is worth noting that the UK is home to many well-known universities such as the University of Oxford in England or the University of Edinburgh in Scotland. Healthcare is another commonality shared between the four countries of the UK. Healthcare is free throughout the UK, much to the pleasure of those planning to move there, though private insurance is also available through some employers. If you’re in the process of scheduling container shipping to UK, NY International Shipping suggest contacting your local UK Consulate to determine what type of visa you will need to apply for. Make sure you give yourself a decent amount of time to have it processed as it can be a lengthy experience.

If you have any questions about container shipping to the UK or you’d like to schedule your overseas move with us, contact NY International Shipping today.

Written by Einat Mazafi
Einat Mazafi is the owner of NY International Shipping, an International Shipping and moving company based in New York. She is also a specialist in providing the best relocation solutions to clients worldwide.