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A Quick Guide to Buying Shipping Containers

A Quick Guide to Buying Shipping Containers
If you are looking at shipping containers for sale, here is a quick guide to help.
SPLS can help find and purchase a container on your behalf.
Reasons for purchasing a shipping container
Shipping containers are also […]

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Sending goods overseas for aid, charity or donation purposes?

Australians are amongst the greatest donators for humanitarian reasons in the world.
This is all well and good and gives us a great sense of feeling like we are doing good things, but often the sentiment can be in conflict with […]

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Exporting Cars From Australia To Tonga

There is often a thought that purchasing new or second hand vehicles in Australia is preferable to purchasing the vehicles from dealers in Tonga.
And sometimes people want to take their vehicles for touring purposes. 
Or, they might want to simply […]

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What size shipping container do I need?

Basically, your decision is whether you will want a 20′ or 40′ container.
This has to do with the length of the container. We can provide you with more technical information, but basically the outside dimension of the container are 8′ […]

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FOB – what does this shipping term mean?

FOB = Free On Board.
When FOB is not FOB…
This is a common shipping and sales term. Basically, the exporter (shipper/seller) delivers the goods to the shipping line or freight consolidator, and that is the end of the exporter’s responsibility. 
In […]

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Dangers of not having insurance when shipping cargo

My sincere apologies if I am banging on about what you already know, or what I have said previously.
But, this is just not as obvious as many may think.   
Most people think that if the cargo is damaged or […]

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Are you relocating internationally from Australia?

A Solution That Saves You Money and Gives You Peace of Mind

We all know what a huge task moving house can be. But when you’re moving overseas, that experience is not only daunting, it’s expensive.
There’s the freight cost.
Then you need […]

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Moving Overseas | Buying your own container

In some cases this may be a viable option. Hopefully you have accommodation waiting for you at the other end, but sometimes this is not the case.
Normally we would use containers provided by the shipping line; but you will only […]

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Moving to Egypt? Self Pack Container Service Available For Personal Effects.

We can now offer our self pack container service to arrive at Alexandria, Damietta, Port Said and Sokhna.
Unfortunately our infrastructure and services do NOT allow us to provide any services within Egypt, but these can be provided by your nominated […]

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Moving Overseas | Packing up your household goods

The days there are so many resources which enable you to hire people to pack up your goods, or you can do the packing yourself.
This is a personal choice – I would add that getting the correct supplies including shrink […]

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