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    What You Need to Know When Shipping Personal Effect to Nigeria
    Updated On: 26 Mar 2020 | 449 Views

    What You Need to Know When Shipping Personal Effect to Nigeria

    What You Need to Know When Shipping Personal Effect to Nigeria

    Are you planning to move out of the country to another country to study, work or even for adventure? You have loans you intend to send in advance to your prospective country? Or you are staying aboard and planning to move down some personal belongings to Nigeria as gifts to friends and families or for keep and reservation? Then you need to read this blog.

     There are so many cogent and salient facts peculiar to this particular service of freight forwarding one must pay attention to, simply to avoid unnecessary stretch while attempting to send them over to their destination.

    Do you know what personal effects are? It is also known as personal belongings items in a literal language that constitute privately owned items or properties. It is necessary to note that there are some key points or things that one needs to know when shipping a personal effect to Nigeria.

    Personal effects are clearly configured as a reference to everyday items of personal use, it includes clothes, cosmetics, and items of adornment. It can equally be referring to as privately owned items like clothing and jewelry among others that are usually worn and movable and extended to “purse, briefcase, or laptop computer, household items, such as furniture, amassed clothing, jewelry, etc.”

    Shipping Personal effect is the act of sending personal belongings across the country or internationally. The airline notes that either your carry-on or personal item must fit under the seat in front of you

    As a process of sending personal belongings across countries or internationally it is typically a concern to travelers sending their possessions ahead to a destination, they are also traveling to or shipments sent to someone already living abroad by a concerned individual.

    Personal effects are goods such as Shoes, Bags, Clothing, cosmetics, packages and household items.

    It is significant to be informed that there are technicalities involved in the handling of this type of shipment. This is because people/importers of these items misinterpret the word “personal effects”. The technicality here is that most people like to refer to
    personal effect as it is defined in English dictionaries, whereas Personal effects in relation to shipping and customs clearing are interpreted differently (though similar to dictionaries’ meaning).


    Better Interpretation of Personal effects in relation to Custom Clearing:
    In relation to Customs clearing, it is called PUBD (Unaccompanied Personal Baggage Declared). Check the list of personal and household goods for concessions by Nigerian custom as available on their website.

    The requirement to clear Personal effects in Nigeria:
    Clearing Personal Effects Shipment doesn’t attract many modalities, in fact, it is exempted from duty payment, provided it meets requirements of the law guiding personal effect importation in the destination country.

    It is very simple to clear personal effects in Nigeria. The clearing process is not ambiguous in nature all that is needed is that the importer of personal effects goods must have a valid international travel document and must have stayed in the country where cargo is coming from in the past nine months, and a majority of goods coming as personal effects must be used goods.

    How much duty to pay on personal effects:
    It should be noted that this service does not attract any payment as mentioned above only for an importer with valid documents as required by custom. Such shipments qualified for a waiver. Meaning you won’t pay duty on personal effects.

    Recommended option to send and clear personal effect goods without Valid Travel Document:
    As a token of our advisory service to you, we recommend Consolidation Service to your consideration for small personal effects items. Valuehandlers International has kindly provided a cheap portfolio catering for small shipping items and it is known as Cargo Consolidation Service.

    We recommend this as a considerable perfect solution for those sending goods to small shops in Nigeria, to families, for personal use, and for office use. We’ve configured this shipping program “cargo consolidation service for UK, USA, China” to help our customers from all our locations to send and clear personal belongings and or personal effects without necessarily having such requirement/travel document as stated above- Get Quote

    Read more on Consolidation
    Procedure for Air Consolidation

    Are you ready to send personal effects with or without a valid travel document?
    Do you want to send bags, shoes, computers, books, spare parts, cloth, household goods, items, and packages to Nigeria?
    You can get help with Valuehandlers International Get Quote now
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    For more information, send us a mail at customercare@valuehandlers.com or put a call through to us on 08032241768.
    About the Blogger: Valuehandlers is a Supply Chain Management Company Specializes in Air & Sea Freight Shipping, Customs clearing & cargo Servicing from and to 80 countries.
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