General Container Line understands that moving,
can be very stressful and requires a lot of planning, organazing
and time. In order to help you in your moving process,
we created a downloadable and easy to print (in .pdf format)
Household Goods Volume Reference Guide.
The following samples are meant to be used
as a guide in helping you calculate the volume of
your goods for shipping. Please remember that the
volumes of your furniture will vary from model to model and
also depend on the manufacturing specifications.
back to the basics. In order to calculate the volume
of any given object, you have to take all the 3 dimensions
in inches and multiply them one by other (Length x Height
x Width). Now, divide the result by 1728 and you have the
volume in cubic foot (cbf). If you now divide the cubic foot
resulting volume by 35.3145 you get the volume in cubic meters
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There is no too small or too big shipment for us.
Depending on the volume declared, our especialists will calculate
the best possible rate, offering you a LCL or a FCL shipment.
Either way, the transit time will be the shortest and the
price just right.