55-gallon plastic barrels with open top for shipping to Kenya via Kentex Cargo:
- Barrel dimensions: Approximately 22.5 inches in diameter and 33.5 inches in height (57 cm x 85 cm)
- Material: Sturdy plastic construction, resistant to impacts and suitable for heavy and fragile items
- Usage: Best for shipping heavy and fragile items such as cosmetics, lotions, cooking oils, and other household liquid products
- Handling and safety:
- Use proper lifting techniques: Bend knees, keep back straight and engage leg muscles
- Use a dolly, hand truck, or barrel cart for moving heavy or cumbersome barrels
- Seal the open top securely with a tight-fitting lid and appropriate sealing materials, such as gaskets or clamps
- Label hazardous materials properly, according to international shipping regulations
- Can hold up to 55 gallons (208 liters) of liquid, which can be a mix of cosmetics, lotions, cooking oils, and other household liquid items
- The total capacity depends on the size and packaging of the specific items being shipped
- Packing tips:
- Use sturdy, leak-proof containers for individual liquid items
- Seal containers tightly to prevent leaks and spills during transit
- Use bubble wrap or other cushioning materials to protect fragile items
- Arrange items efficiently within the barrel, placing heavier items at the bottom and lighter items on top
- Delivery time:
- Ocean cargo shipping to Kenya via Kentex Cargo typically takes around 60 days
- Factors like customs clearance and shipping routes may affect delivery time
To successfully ship heavy and fragile items to Kenya using a 55-gallon plastic barrel with an open top and Kentex Cargo's ocean freight services, follow the guidelines and packing tips mentioned above.
By doing so, you can ensure the safe arrival of your valuable goods in Kenya.
A deposit of $100 is required when you pick up the barrel, then $50 is credited toward shipping cost when the barrel is delivered to our warehouse or picked up.