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Shipping Around the World

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What makes the global economy go round? Transporting goods from port to port. 11 billion tons of goods get moved around the world by large ships.

Types of ships used to move goods around the world

  • Container ships
    Bulk carriers

Fun Facts

  • Shipping is the least environmentally damaging form of commercial transport.
    90% of the world trade is carried by the International Shipping Industry.
    The Port of Houston has been a leader in the International Shipping Industry for more than 100 years.
    Nearly 15,000 ships pass through the Panama Canal each year, connecting the Pacific and the Atlantic Ocean.
    Around 40% of the world trade passes through the Strait of Malacca. It is the shortest route between the Pacific and the Indian Ocean.

Shipping or Relocating

Before you decide to ship, all you need to do is look at the list of restricted items that are either prohibited or restricted from shipping to your particular country of choice.
We also recommend using a company that can pack your freight for you and arranges freight forwarding: Freight Forwarding

Pack-n-Send, Inc., has over 35+ years in shipping internationally. We understand the complexity when it comes to customs, regulations, rules, and tariffs. We can handle ALL the details for you and will help you find the correct shipping method that meets your needs. We will also arrange for a broker at the destination.

We can pack, crate and ship from almost anywhere in the United States to almost anywhere around the world. We ship to over 250 countries.

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Pack-n-Send, Inc., has many contacts and resources allowing us to offer both air and ocean services, as well as, containers for large shipments. We utilize companies, such as UPS, FedEx, and DHL

All shipping charges are based on dimension, value and ultimate destination. You will need to have all of this information, along with your list of items on hand when you request a FREE SHIPPING QUOTE


Please give us a call with your list of items and we will provide you with a quote.
Call: 713-266-1450
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Important note: All information provided to us will be confidential to Pack-n-Send, Inc. and will never be sold for commercial use.