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Wülfrath: +49 2058 890 9893
Brussels: +32 2 588 0851
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COVID-19 / Corona Virus
Balikbayan-Serviuce-EUROPE oHG - there for you even in times of crisis


To combat COVID-19 Corona Virus, the Philippine government has imposed quarantine on the capital and the entire Metro Manila district. This measure will run from now until April 14, 2020.

However, this measure does not affect the movement of goods and basic services. Therefore the delivery of your Balikbayan shipments will continue to take place reliably.

Even in this crisis, you can rely on us and our Philippine Logistics Partner.

Please rest assured: Your parcel delivery service with Balikbayan-Service EUROPE oHG is secured. The close cooperation with our logistics partner continues to work smoothly, so that we can keep our promise of performance.

TAAL Volcano
Eruption of Taal Volcano .....


Update as of Mar. 12, 2020: All restrictions have been lifted and your parcels will now be delivered again unhindered.

Update as of Feb. 26, 2020: Our Logistics Partner already resumed deliveries to Cavite, Rizal and Quezon (Province).
Our Current Container Loading and Arrival Dates
No.
Day of LoadingDeparture of VesselArrival in ManilaStatus

03.04.2020

pick up in Progress
5559613.03.202019.03.202019.04.2020
6370428.02.202005.03.202005.04.2020
Easter: 10.04. - 13.04.
159214.02.202020.02.202022.03.2020
6232331.01.202006.02.202009.03.2020
>21% complete
1921217.01.202022.01.202024.02.2020
>78% complete
3476820.12.201927.12.201926.01.2020
complete *)
7386006.12.201612.12.201912.01.2020
complete
1788722.11.201928.11.201929.12.2019
complete *)
7462108.11.201914.11.201916.12.2019
complete
3652325.10.201931.10.201904.12.2019
complete *)
*) particular packages have not yet been delivered. Possible reasons: unpaid shipping costs, weather conditions, or insufficient address details.

Please note: All times and dates are estimated to the best of our knowledge and are subject to change without prior notice and without giving reasons. Unfortunately we have no control over transit times as long as our containers are on sail. Weather conditions, delays in onward transportation within the Philippines and other factors beyond our control may affect delivery times. For this reason, we cannot make any binding statements regarding the delivery date of your shipment.
Address Details
Business Premises - Warehouse:
Liegnitzer Str. 7  |  42489 Wülfrath (Germany)

Business Premises - Office:
Liegnitzer Str. 9  |  42489 Wülfrath (Germany)
Tel. +49 2058 890 9893
email: info@bsohg.com
Office Hours
Our Office Hours:
Monday: 09:00 AM - 07:00 PM
Tuesday: 09:00 AM - 07:00 PM
Wednesday: 09:00 AM - 07:00 PM
Thuesday: 09:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Friday: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Container Loading Schedule
Did you know that we ship once every two to three weeks a container of Balikbayan boxes to the Philippines?

The next container loading dates are:

Container Loading Dates 2020:

03.04.2020
24.04.2020
08.05.2020
EASTER HOLIDAYS
Our Office will be closed:

from Friday, Apr 10, 2020
to Monday, Apr 13, 2020
(Good Friday to Easter Monday)


PLEASE NOTE
Changed Loading Schedule:
Because of Easter Holidays, we have adjusted the container loading dates
(please see table)
Sea Freight
Shipping by ISO container is the thousandfold proven shipping method for Balikbayan consignments.
Fahrzeuge
Due to straightforward handling we are able to ship at least two containers every month.
... more about Transport Regulations
Air Freight
Frachtflugzeug

Choose air freight, if the transit time of ocean freight takes too long for your shipment. In light of the complex IATA rules we are proud to be able to offer this shipping method for your private Balikbayan shipments.
Online Shopping
You shop - we ship: Make your online shopping conveniently from home and enter our address as the delivery address. We take care of the shipping.

This service is mainly used by Philippine-based customers.
Moving Container
For Returning Residents ("Balikbayan") some particularly favorable regulations apply. To ensure that your relocation to the Philippines runs smoothly, you should observe however some important rules.
Die Inhaber"Is your wife a Filipina?" In the beginning we were often asked this question. Today most of our customers know, that we are a German family owned company with no personal connection to the Philippines. In 2007 we heard about the cultural concept "Balikbayan Box" and about its particular importance to Filipinos.

In 2009 we started our company in humble premises in Düsseldorf. Since 2010 we are based in Wülfrath. The new premises offer plenty of opportunity to grow, in order for us to continue adapting our services to our customers needs.

We have long since outgrown those humble beginnings. Today we are one of the leading Balikbayan consolidators that operate in Germany and beyond. On average we load a container with Balikbayan shipments every 2 weeks and ship Air cargo on a weekly basis.

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