Astra International Moving & Shipping is the company you can rely on to ease the many decisions involved in relocating overseas. Trusted since 1997, we are experienced professionals who can handle your moving and shipping needs from BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba to anywhere worldwide. From air cargo to ocean freight including packing, crating or palletising, our wide range of services are yours to use for safer and easier relocation to your new country.
From a suitcase to full container loads or bulk break for ocean freight or air cargo, Astra International Moving & Shipping can bring your goods to any overseas destination when you call us at 604-422-8001 locally or 1-855-868-6683 right away. (See our Links/Resources page or more helpful information.)
Don't delay, let Astra International Moving & Shipping take care of getting your goods across international waters and air cargo routes. Be it a car or a crate of furniture pieces, we'll move and ship it for you. Call us today at 604-422-8001 or 1-855-868-6683 for dependable overseas documentary requirements, freight forwarding and shipping and exporting documentation services.
Covid- 19 update
Astra International Moving & Shipping is open for business.
Yes, we are open during COVID-19 and we are taking all precautions to keep our staff and customers safe.
To maintain day to day operations we will continue to follow guidance and best practices to prevent the spread of infection in accordance and recommendations outlined by the provincial government and health authorities.
Increasing frequency of cleaning practices and sanitation efforts
We have put in place advanced sanitation practices across our network and increased the frequency of cleansing our facilities and vehicles.
Enacting company-wide business continuity plans based on expert medical advice
We are following leading medical advice and adjusted our protocols based on the recommendations of Public Health Agency of Canada (social distancing, hygiene, etc.).
We are working with our partners to accelerate deliveries, international shipments and home deliveries to best serve our communities through this challenging period.
Deliveries, shipment and personal affects
Astra International employees will release home deliveries, shipments and personal effects with verbal consent, as opposed to requiring a written signature for most types of shipments and adhere to the social distancing outlines.
Limiting travel and conducting virtual meetings
We are closely following all government-issued travel advisories and recommendations. We have advised employees to refrain from attending pre-scheduled events and tradeshows and our associates are to conduct external meetings and customer meetings through mobile-enabled technology. If they have travelled internationally or to the USA, we are asking them to remain at home and self-isolate for 14 days following their return.