Every year 600,000 people have a reason to move from one city to another within the same state, from one state to another or out of the country altogether. This is definitely a need that needs to be accommodated and definitely a need that requires a little extra attention both in the handling of the items to be moved and in the arrangements made for the transportation.
Long distance moving involves just about the same services as any kind of moving. Packaging of the household or business and office materials and equipment that needs to be moved, loading in trucks, unloading and placing in position at the destination.
Since it is improbable that any long distance moving is a last minute decision or a last minute arrangement, it provides the opportunity to carefully pack everything and take all the necessary precautions so that everything is safely and securely wrapped to remain intact during the transport procedure especially if other means of transportation than trucks are required.
It is very rare that a local moving company owns and operates a rather large fleet of trucks that can be sent all around the country. Even more so if these trucks need to deliver their cargo to the local airport where it will be loaded onto a plane and picked up by another truck at the airport of the plane’s arrival. Usually such fleets are owned and operated by the much larger nationwide transportation companies that connect everything to everything.