International Removals to Shanghai

International Removals to Shanghai | International Removals to China | Moving to China from the UK

international Removals to Shanghai

Shanghai is a bustling global city that is home to more than 24 million people. It has a booming economy and is one of the world’s most important locations for trade. Shanghai also has a very rich culture and exciting lifestyle that attracts many migrants each year.

If you have decided to move to Shanghai from the UK, use a skilled international removals company like Schepens. Our company performs dozens of international removals to Shanghai each year and we know the logistics of the journey well. 

All Shanghai removals are performed under the watchful eye of an experienced move coordinator. They are talented removers who have helped many clients with their China relocation. Your dedicated move coordinator will explain the removals process, help you choose a delivery schedule, provide advice on cargo insurance and much more. They can even help you with any customs or quarantine paperwork associated with Shanghai removals. Our move coordinators make moving to Shanghai from the UK simple!

This article will focus on removals to Shanghai. We’ll explain why so many people are moving to Shanghai from the UK before sharing a few useful resources for Shanghai removals. Finally, we’ll share the reasons why Schepens is the best company for international removals to Shanghai!


Why are so many people migrating to Shanghai from the UK?

Shanghai is a thriving city that combines the best of Eastern and Western culture. It is a cultural melting pot where people from all around the world meet to do business and relax. The main reasons why people move from the UK to Shanghai include:

Shanghai has a very powerful economy

China’s economy has been booming for the past few decades and few cities within China are as prosperous as Shanghai. Its growth rate has been amazing to watch and the city is now packed with many thousands of successful businesses. There are many draw cards that attract businesses to Shanghai, including the world’s largest container port and large stock exchange. Shanghai is the perfect location to develop your career or start a business.

Chinese culture is amazing

Shanghai has managed to seamlessly combine 21st Century architecture and technology with ancient Chinese culture. There are many historic buildings to enjoy throughout the city and regular Chinese cultural celebrations. Shanghai is also home to many amazing art galleries and museums.

Living in Shanghai is affordable

The cost of food, clothing, and transportation is all quite reasonable in Shanghai. While accommodation can be quite expensive in the centre of the city, it becomes more affordable as you leave the central business district.

It is easy to travel to other parts of Asia

Another advantage of living in Shanghai is that the city has incredible transit links with other parts of Asia. You will be able to visit Thailand, Japan, Vietnam, and Taiwan very easily.

Shanghai is an action-packed city with many attractions

Shanghai is a bustling city with many incredible tourist attractions and things to do. Some of the best include:

  • Visiting the massive Shanghai Museum
  • Seeing the Oriental Pearl Tower at night
  • Taking a walk in Yu Garden
  • Visiting in the Former French Concession
  • Walking around The Bund (Wai Tan)
  • Taking a ride on the high-speed rail line
  • Taking the family to Shanghai Disney Resort
  • Visiting the Shanghai World Circus
  • Visiting the Bund International Architecture Exhibition

There are many excellent international schools in Shanghai

Given the influx of international visitors to Shanghai, it’s no surprise that the city is home to many excellent international schools. A few of the best include:

Some helpful resources for moving to Shanghai

Here are some useful resources to help you plan your China relocation.

“Just wanted to say thanks again for all the help regarding the move. The day went really well for us and that was down to the great team of lads you sent. They worked really hard and nothing was too much trouble, they kept smiling and in good spirits even when things were more tricky that first envisaged. Please thank them for us again; we couldn’t have done it without them.”

Why use Schepens for international removals to Shanghai from the UK? 

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Our family-owned company has been helping clients moving to China from the UK for decades. We specialise in China removals and will make your removal to Shanghai easy! Other reasons to choose Schepens for removals to Shanghai include:

An affordable option for moving to China from UK

Schepens is a large international removals company that specialises in China relocation services. The size of our company helps us negotiate excellent deals with our suppliers. We get incredible operational efficiencies thanks to the large volume of cargo we transport to Shanghai. These factors help to make Schepens one of the most affordable companies for China removals.

Schepens is an experienced international removals company

Our family owned company has been performing international removals for more than 100 years. We have helped countless clients moving to China from UK over the years and know the journey well. Schepens has established a reputation for reliability, affordability, and trustworthiness.

All international removals to Shanghai receive a 100% free quote

All clients interested in moving to China from UK will receive a 100% free quote. This detailed quote will explain the services included in the removal. It will also show the complete cost of the removal. Unlike other removal companies, there are no hidden extras when you choose Schepens for China removals.

Removers trained to a high standard

All Schepens removers are trained to the standard established by the BAR. These strict standards cover everything from packing requirements through to contingency plans. Our adherence to these standards helps to ensure your China relocation is carried out professionally.


Schepens perform removals to and from all major towns, cities and areas of China including Guangzhou, Shanghai, Beijing, Shantou, Shenzhen, Tianjin, Chengdu, Dongguan, Hangzhou and Wuhan.


If you require international removals to Shanghai, Contact Schepens today on 01794 323558! Our friendly staff members are waiting for your call!