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How We Ship Container?

Our ocean freight container shipping service is ideal for shipping products internationally such as cars, auto parts, heavy vehicles, equipment and forest products such as lumber. Our team at Viamar Scilla have over 35 years of expertise in international shipping and customized services such as:

  • Weekly and bi-weekly shipping to over 250 international ports
  • International door to door shipping
  • Safe and on-time shipping with major shipping lines
  • Secure and fully insured warehousing of your shipment(s)
  • A team of experienced loaders
  • Full documentation and paperwork with no hidden charges
  • Customs clearance and brokerage
  • Marine Insurance (upon request)

We use a range of different ocean freight containers, depending on the nature and size of the products you want shipped:

  • 20’ standard containers
  • 40’ standard containers
  • 40’ high cube containers
  • Flat rack containers
  • Open top containers
  • Tank containers
  • Reefer containers

Less Than Container Load (LCL)

We also have flexible freight services for shipping products that are less than a full container load (LCL). These freight loads are great if you’re a business shipping out small batches of products, or if you’re an individual looking to ship personal items.

For LCL and palletized cargo, our services include

  • International door to door shipping
  • Professional packing and wrapping
  • Secure loading, blocking and bracing of the cargo into our freight containers
  • Customs clearance
  • Marine Insurance

We have extensive experience in international freight amongst several different industries, such as:

  • Cars, heavy vehicles and auto parts, both new & used
  • Building materials like ceramic, marble and granite
  • Forest products such as logs, lumber and paper
  • Perishable goods and food
  • Manufacturing materials and goods
  • Home and office furniture
  • Container Shipping for Automobiles and Motorcycles

We have two different options for automobile shipping – in standard containers or RO/RO. If you want your vehicle to be shipped with RO/RO, please click here for further information.

For used cars, our unique container loading technology allows us to fit up to 4 cars per standard 40 ft container.

Here’s a helpful guide to automobile container shipping according to the destination:

  • 3 cars per container for freight to the EU (European Union)
  • 4 cars per container for freight to Africa and the Middle East

We also have a special option for shipping cars from Canada to:

  • The UK, Germany, The Netherlands, Italy
  • Jamaica, Dominican Republic, Cuba, Argentina, Chile
  • Nigeria, Ghana, Ethiopia (via Djibouti), Angola

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Full Container Load (FCL)


Less Container Load (LCL)

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