We have a list of recommended relocation companies in India which might be worth checking out. Our section on Shipping and Removals in Mumbai gives an overview of what to expect throughout the relocation process.
I think you have to right idea about not taking furniture with you – you'll be able to save a lot of money that way. Regarding insurance, it's generally a good idea to insure the goods being shipped with a company separate from the company doing the actual shipping.
Best of luck with the move!
Expat Health Insurance
Cigna Global Health Insurance.
Medical insurance specifically designed for expats. With Cigna, you won't have to rely on foreign public health care systems, which may not meet your needs. Cigna allows you to speak to a doctor on demand, for consultations or instant advice, wherever you are in the world. They also offer full cancer care across all levels of cover, and settle the cost of treatments directly with the provider.
International Movers. Get Quotes. Compare Prices.
Sirelo has a network of more than 500 international removal companies that can move your furniture and possessions to your new home. By filling in a form, you’ll get up to 5 quotes from recommended movers. This service is free of charge and will help you select an international moving company that suits your needs and budget.