About the country
Switzerland is located in Western Europe with a population of over 8.4 million people. Switzerland’s neighboring countries include Germany, France, Italy, Austria, and Liechtenstein. An interesting fact about Switzerland is this: the country does not have a single official language. Instead, there are four official languages which include French, German, Italian and Romansh, the latter is spoken by a minority population.
The unique feature of the country is that unlike other European countries, Switzerland does not follow a common culture or traditions. It is unique in its customs and traditions. The landscape of the country also offers a variety unlike that found in other European countries. The natural landscape of the country makes it a popular tourist attraction. The Alps have become famous for many adventure sports including skiing.
Apart from being a popular tourist destination, Switzerland offers a variety of opportunities to expats. Unemployment is low in the country. Switzerland provides a good standard of living. If you are planning to move with children, the country boasts good education facilities. Switzerland offers one of the best public transport systems. Therefore, you can travel within the country freely, without much hassle.
Major airports and seaports
Ports located in Switzerland are important for import and exports. There are many shipping ports located in the country which include Port of Bern, Port of Geneva, Port of Lausanne and others.
There are also international airports in the country which include Zurich International Airport, Bern Airport, and Geneva Airport among others.
To have your household goods imported into the country, you need to provide documents at the customs office. These include employment contracts such as a work permit, passport, and inventory detailing the list of items that you have shipped.
Most professional shipping and moving countries provide their customers and clients with relevant information when it comes to shipping goods overseas. They also provide guidelines regarding custom regulation. Be sure to check that out before you begin packing for moving overseas.
Why Universal Relocations?
Universal Relocations provides its customers with shipping and packing services. Whether you are planning to move to Switzerland or any other country, we provide shipping services to almost all countries around the world. One of the goals of Universal Relocations is to have its clients transition smoothly into their new lives. For this, we also provide guidelines for immigration and custom regulation laws. Feel free to send us an email regarding the services we provide. Shipping to Switzerland and other countries has never been this easier.