Moving To Panama
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Customs Regulations for Panama
NOTE – Customs regulations are subject to change at any time. The proceeding information is a brief summary of customs regulations applicable to household goods shipments to this destination and is being provided for general guidance to assist our Agents and Customers. Since such regulations are subject to change without notice, International sea & air shipping cannot be held liable for any costs, damage, delays, or other detrimental events resulting from non-compliance. Always double check with your local embassy or consulate.
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How International Sea & Air Shipping can help for moving to Panama
At International Sea & Air Shipping, we have trained moving specialists to aid you with each and every aspect of your move to Panama. We offer a variety of shipping services to meet your needs:
- Your moving timeline. When do you need to be in Panama? Should you ship your goods via air or sea freight?
- Your real estate plans. Will you be renting or buying a home?
- Your fragile items. Do you require packing or custom crating services?
- Your family/household size. Are you moving alone or with family? For business or personal reasons?
- Your cubic feet estimate. How large is your shipment?
How Much Does a Move to Panama Cost?
While cost is a major concern for most customers moving overseas, it will vary greatly depending on a number of factors. To receive an estimate for your move to Panama, scheduling a home survey with one of our trained moving specialists. He or she will visit your home to assess your belongings in person and accurately determine the cubic footage of your shipment. You will then receive a free quote to ship your goods internationally, based on your individual moving needs.
The cost of your move to Panama is calculated on your shipment’s cubic footage, your shipment method (air vs. sea freight) your required services (packing and custom crating), and more.
The tropical Central American country of Panama is situated on the isthmus, which connects North and South America. The country’s landscape is woven with over 500 varying bodies of water, including Rio Chagres, known for its source of hydroelectric power, and the well-known Panama Canal, that connects the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean – making it a hub for international maritime trade.
Panama culture originates from descendants of Indian, African and Spanish heritages, but there is cultural multiplicity here due to its connectivity to North and South America and proximity to the Caribbean, Columbia and Costa Rica. Descendants from Germany, Portugal and Italy can be found in Panama as well.
The country has one of the largest rainforests in the Western Hemisphere apart from the Amazon Basin. It is also the largest free trade zone in the Western Hemisphere, and has the fourth largest economy in Central America – relying on exports like coffee and other agricultural products. Panama’s leading trade partners are: Greece, US, Japan, Germany, Italy, Singapore, and China.
Moving to Panama from the United States
Moving overseas to Central America will surely be a life changing experience for you, but it also requires research, planning and preparation. The last thing you want is to worry about the logistics of your move while you have so much more to plan for.
The most important part of an international move to Panama is hiring professional and trustworthy overseas movers to ship your goods safely to your new destination – that’s where International Sea & Air Shipping comes in. If you are just starting to plan your move to Panama, International Sea & Air Shipping will make everything worry-free, ensuring your overseas relocation is a success.