Moving to Mexico from the US
When you hire an international moving company to assist you as you as you move Mexico, look for a company with long years of experience in this business. Overseas movers will help in everything you need in moving to Mexico, from the necessary documents to the proper way of packing your goods per customs rules and regulations.
After finalizing which items you want to ship to Mexico, request free moving quotes from different international movers to get only the most reasonable offer. Excellent moving companies do not only bid logical quotes but also guarantee high-quality moving services that will ensure the safe and speedy shipping of your goods.
Moving companies will inform and help you with the legalities needed in moving goods to Mexico. They would assist you in gathering pertinent documents such as your passport, items inventory in Spanish observing the required format and contents, Letter of Declaration stating all items are used and if otherwise their invoices must be attached, and a letter authorizing your Destination Agent to clear your goods. There are other documents required depending on the type of visa you are holding.
Prior to shipping your goods to Mexico, you must wait for the approval of your documents. The volume of your shipment must be proportional to the size of your family. Your shipment must be cleared within 30 days following its arrival in an airport and 60 days in a seaport.
If you ship new items which are no more than six months old, paintings, silver, gold and antiques, you must pay import duties and follow imposed restrictions. You cannot import weapons, drugs, live plants, pornographic materials, oriental rugs, wines and foodstuffs. You can import any pet providing that it has a vaccination and health certificate. Importation of vehicles depends on the type of your Mexican visa.