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Dalbir 15 Feb 2003 12:34

Bangkok to Kathmandu Shipping
Hi everyone,
Just wanted to update on Barry Crawford at East West Air Services no longer does this service. See our correspondance below. Anyone knows of any other agents? Im still awaiting Thai Cargo reply.

No, really don't. If I did then I could offer you the service too.

Hi Barry,
Thanks for the reply, would u happen to know who still does such a service. Any help or point in the right direction would be most appreciated. I'll be leaving bangkok around mid March and into Katmandu.
Thanks and best wishes

From: "EWAS.COM"
To: "Dalbir Jhol"
Subject: Re: Shipping from Bangkok to Nepal
Date: Tue, 04 Feb 2003 15:16:37 +0700

Hello, no we don't do this anymore. Too many problems with the airport and Dangerous Goods.
Barry Crawford

Hi my name is Dalbir,
I'm in singapore at the moment. Will be shipping my bike from Bangkok to NEpal sometime in mid March. Just writing to make an initial contact and check if you do provide such service.

Susan Johnson 19 Feb 2003 12:40

Hi Dalbir

No other contacts out of Bangkok, that I know of, but have you considered shipping from Malaysia?

Lucas Yap of Freight Logistics Corporation in KL has been recommended by a number of travellers, and does airfreight as well as sea freight.

Lucas Yap
Freight Logistics Corporation Sdn Bhd
Suite 13-09, 13th Floor, Crown House,
217, Persiaran Raja Muda Musa,
42000 Port Klang
Selangor. Malaysia
Tel - 603 31655730
Fax - 603 31653731
Email - fli@pc.jaring.my

If you do use his services, please let him know where you heard about him, and please let us know how it goes and whether you are happy with the service.

Good luck!

Susan Johnson

"It matters not what goal you seek
Its secret here reposes:
You've got to dig from week to week
To get Results or Roses."
Edgar Guest

'One world, two wheels'

Dalbir 20 Feb 2003 22:56

Thanks Susan for the reply. I live in Singapore and would like to ride through at least Malaysia and bits of Thailand before Nepal. Anyways Ralf (Nannup) has got great info from 2 sources in Thailand
Sorrry i dont know how to add his link so i copied his post here. Its from Travellers seeking travellers in the Bkk to Nepal
- Hi all,

got a quote for flying the bikes from BKK to Nepal from:

Sunan Techamaluangkul, Sales Manager
EGL Eagle Global Logistics (Thailand) Ltd.
311 Soi Chokchaijongjamroen, Rama 3 Rd.,
Bangpongpang, Yannawa, Bangkok 10120.
Tel: +662-294-7300 ex 206, 215
Fax: +662-294-6880/1/2
Direct Line: +662-294-9468
Mobile: +661-828-1301
E-mail: Sunan.Techamaluangkul@EagleGL.com

Our airfreight charges BKK/KTM is Usd 1.40/kg.
Crisis Surcharges Usd 0.05/kg
Fuel Surcharges Usd 0.05/kg

Plus Our handling charges Usd 30.00
Dangerous goods fee Usd 25.00
Cartage Usd 30.00
Customs formality Usd 30.00
Wooden Crate Usd 60.00 per Cubic Metr

I also contacted Thai Airways directly. They quoted:

BKK - Kathmandu
Chargeable rate = 57 THB per kg
Dangerous goods handling fee = 700 THB
Other charges are up to freight forwarder

and suggested to contact

Siam intercargo forwarding co., Ltd. Tel. 02-535-6440-2

for the other fees and the handling.


[This message has been edited by Dalbir (edited 13 March 2003).]

Susan Johnson 22 Feb 2003 09:49

Dalbir and Ralf

Please let us know via the Shipping Form once you've done the shipment, so other travellers can benefit from your experience.


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