Kuala Lumpur is the capital of Malaysia and also the country's most populous city. The city is perfect mix of and modern and traditional, making it a perfect location for business and family oriented people alike. The weather in Kuala Lumpur is very different from the U.K., due to its tropical rainforest climate, which is sunny and warm with a good amount of rainfall. Flooding is not uncommon, either. Whilst the cost of living in Kuala Lumpur can be higher than in other areas of Malaysia, the city has so much to offer it's residents. Retail and fashion is a big part of the city's identity and is home to countless shopping centers and outlets. Kualar Lumpur has many fine restaurants and there are even some unique food districts in the city, such as Jalan Alor, where you can find many local dishes. Driving is the main source of transportation in Kuala Lumpur, which is unlike most other Asian cities. There are other options such as rail, buses and taxis, but few people use this method.
Moving to Kualar Lumpur is sure to be a straightforward process and we've come up with a guide to help you decide what size shipping container to use when moving your items. There are two options available: a 20-foot container and a 40-foot container. The 20-foot option should hold the contents of a 3-bedroom house, whereas the 40-foot option should hold a 3-bedroom house plus a car, or a 4 to 5-bedroom house.
In general a car will fit into a 20ft container. You will also need to consider quarantine and tax charges usually levied on importing vehicles.
Max Dimensions 5.75m x 2.2m x 2.2m (l x w x h)
Quarantine & Taxes: £1,000 - £2,500
Pens, pencils and any other items resembling syringes are banned.
Any form of media considered to be indecent is prohibited.
Turtle eggs are prohibited.
Live fish and all genuses of piranha are prohibited.
Daggers and flick knives are prohibited.