International Moving……Not a lot of people know that.

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International Moving DrInternational moving……Not a lot of people know that.

Sir Michael Caine is associated with this catch phrase but it was actually Peter Sellers doing an impersonation of him that started it all.

We are going to start a series of Moving Doctor blogs with this well-known phrase for International Moving.

The first one is here.

Alcohol and tobacco products……

Don’t ship it! Most overseas customs will charge you duties and taxes on these items to the extent that it’s normally cheaper to buy them in a local store at the destination. There is also more risk of a customs inspection and delays due to declaring these items.

Some countries have a duty free allowance that you can take with you on the plane but not when shipping them with your household goods.

International Moving Questions? Ask the Moving Doctor.  Tel 1 866 868 6386   Email


The Moving Doctor
The Moving Doctor
"The Moving Doctor", Mark Nash has been in the moving business for over 33 years and currently sits on the board of the International Shippers Association and the Commercial Affairs committee at the International Association of Movers (IAM).

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