It’s always seems cheaper getting some appliances overseas. It’s just a hassle packing them and to get them past customs.
Using sea cargo forwarder service from cargo company, it takes between 30 and 60 days for a balikbayan box to arrive at its destination.
However, rates for television units, charged based on screen size, is different.
Sea cargo TV shipment rates / in Qatar Riyals
1. Price includes insurance coverage.
2. Odd/Curve size and special types of TV units are subject to additional charges.
3. TV units only covered by insurance if not combined with other items inside the box