We consider it to out duty to keep our clients informed, as a knowledgeable
client is a happy client.
quotes updated and accurate. Every month steam ship lines alter their
rates and fuel levels slightly, as do material vendors which are used for
loading and drayage. We therefore ask that you make sure that you are well
aware of what rates and with what shipping lines you are being shipped with
so there is no confusion after the fact.
Additionally, we would like to remind you that there is still a possibility
although a small one of a nationwide strike looming on Feb 6, 2013. There
is no real way to prepare for such an event at this time. We will try to
get the maximum amount of cargo into the port prior to the possible
strike. However, if the strike does occur shipping lines will implement an
emergency surcharge for each container ranging from $800-$2000 per
container. Storage charges at MTL’s facilities would also remain in effect
if such a strike occurs. Please note that this is completely out of our
control. That being said, the likelihood of such a strike occurring is
fairly low as is would cripple the country’s economy and it is unlikely
that the government would allow it to happen.
MTL is pleased to inform you that we have new and exciting specials for the
month of February to many of our key destinations, including but not
limited to Bremerhaven which we will offer at $525 per car (1 out of 3
We would also like to remind all our clients that we offer package shipping
services along with your vehicles. You can ship your package to MTL, we
will handle it for you and place it along with your vehicle shipment for a
surcharge of only $10 per box (up to 40lbs or 4’x4’x4’). We ask you to
register your packages via our website at www.mtlworld.com/parcel.php in order for more accurate and expedited shipments.
MTL offers what others don’t:
- Fastest transit time on the market 8-9 days port to port
- Lowest rates
- Shrink wrapping of your vehicles
- Floor mat placement to protect floors
- Steering wheel wrap and key attachment
- Driver seat cover to protect the leather
All these extras are included in the rate at no extra cost.
We thank for your business and look forward to continually serving your global transportation needs.