Excess Baggage Shipping to Mauritius from Australia

Excess Baggage Shipping to Mauritius from Australia

One of the biggest problems when flying to Mauritius from Australia would be with exceeding the baggage allowance and having to pay high excess baggage fees at the airport. That is why many individuals who frequently fly out of Australia have a smart solution and well-known secret for this. It involves sending across the additional baggage via excess baggage shipping to Mauritius. By choosing a cost-effective shipping solution for shipping your excess personal baggage that is convenient, and affordable, and easy, you can fly out of Australia without a worry. What Is Excess Baggage? When travelling overseas by airline, you are given a free-of-charge baggage allowance. These vary from airline to airline and they are quite strict with how much baggage may accompany while flying. The baggage allowance can vary not just based on the airline but also the type of ticket class and your destination. It is a fact that even if your baggage weighs just over 0.5kg than the allowed, then you will be charged excess baggage fees which are generally quite high, and are approximately 1% of what you will be paying for a full economy class airline fare. Excess baggage fees are usually also charged per kg and while it varies from airline to airline, it can be as high as A$108/kg (Emirates). What is Your Free Baggage Allowance? Free baggage allowance depends on the airline in question, but some of the popular Australia to Mauritius airlines include the following; Air Mauritius, Emirates, South African Airways, Air India, AirAsia, Hong Kong Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, and British Airways. Average Free Baggage Allowance & Excess Fees Economy...
Cargo Tips to Ship Goods to Mauritius

Cargo Tips to Ship Goods to Mauritius

Mauritius is becoming a key player in the Africa-Asia aviation and cargo in the commercial arena in the region. With its continuing improvements to the SSR International Airport in Plaine Magnien as well as to the Port Louis Harbour, the namesake capital, such as the BFSL’s Logistics Park and the Air Cargo & Freeport Zone. With these in the horizon, we expect to an increase in international shipments through the air cargo transhipment hub and through Mauritius’s main and only harbour at Port Louis! If you are planning on starting and business exporting goods to Mauritius or moving there from Australia, then these cargo tips to ship goods to Mauritius may be of use to you! Commercial Cargo to Mauritius If you establishing an import/export business whereby you will be required to ship commercial cargo to Mauritius, then being aware of the shipping regulations in Mauritius is important. You can choose between Full Container Load (FCL) and Less than Container Load (LCL) shipping based on your cargo and stocks in hand, or even air cargo  for your couriers and urgent goods. If you are looking to export goods from Australia to Mauritius, we advise you to take the following steps to avoid any delays or inconveniences. Register your business with the Corporate and Business Registration Department. Register with the Customs Department. Register with the Mauritius Revenue Authority (MRA) for companies with a turnover over Rs 6 million. Moving from Australia to Mauritius One of the first things you need to do is find a reliable international freight forwarder, and not a domestic mover, so that you receive the proper...
Guidelines for Sending Cargo to Mauritius

Guidelines for Sending Cargo to Mauritius

Are you a business owner looking to export cargo to Mauritius from Australia? If you are, then we are here to let you know the guidelines for sending cargo to Mauritius! There are a few things to keep in mind if you are planning to get into the Mauritius import/export market. Mauritius Import/Export Trading Licenses Having a Trade License for the movement of controlled goods along with a Tax Account number as well is important. However, apart from that, if you are looking to import specific products you are required to have special licenses, due to environmental, health and safety reasons. Customs Clearance and Freight Forwarding If you are looking to send cargo to Mauritius, it’s always best to appoint a freight forwarding agent who will be able to assist with the shipping documentation and advise you on the particulars! Our experts at Cargo to Mauritius can aid assisting with filling out the shipping forms pertaining to your cargo shipment to Mauritius, and advising you on which shipping documents are necessary. In addition, as an added service, customs brokerage services are also offered to make the process easier for you. Shipping Documents for Sending Cargo to Mauritius When it comes to importing and exporting cargo to Mauritius, a certain set of shipping documents are necessary. One of the most important documents would be a Commercial Invoice. As a freight forwarded and customs broker, Cargo to Mauritius can aid in getting the necessary documents in order, which must include descriptive information on the goods you are importing/exporting, value of the goods,  gross & net weight, and the country of origin...
Cargo Shipping to Mauritius

Cargo Shipping to Mauritius

Whether you’re planning on moving to the island or sending personal effects to family and friends, or sending out crates of goods, cargo shipping to Mauritius via Transco Cargo is reliable and convenient.  Before sending cargo to Mauritius, you should be aware of the rules and regulations that concerns cargo shipments entering the country. Being aware of practices, methods and prerequisites necessary for cargo shipping to Mauritius to avoid a less than favourable shipping experience is a good rule of thumb and it’s also good to be aware of general knowledge concerning South Africa, Madagascar and island in the Indian Ocean. The above excerpt has been taken from Transco Cargo’s blog with permission from the same  “Cargo Shipping to...

Weekly Shiptments to Mauritius

Contact us to get more info on our weekly shipments to Mauritius. Whether you are looking for Commercial Cargo, Personal Effects Shipping, or Excess Luggage Shipping, we’ve got your covered. Contact us at Shipping to Mauritius to get an obligation free quick quote to move ahead!  ...