How much will I save by importing from UK? Why Import a car from the UK?
After all costs are taken into account you can still expect to save 10-25% off the price of your imported car compared to buying the equivalent model on the local marketplace.
Higher spec:Asides from price you also tend to get a higher specification model when importing from Northern Ireland or the UK.
Service histories: Service histories are usually very good.
Better Condition:This is down to better roads, more motorway and a keener interest in car maintenance. The Used car market in the UK expect cars to be in immaculate condition with a perfect service history.
How can I make sure that the car has no problems?
All cars undergo a rigorous inspection as well as JEVIC inspection is mandatory to ensure that the car is in near perfect condition. ALL OF OUR CARS ARE HAND PICKED, PREPARED & PRESENTED TO THE VERY HIGHEST STANDARDS. YOU WILL NOT FIND DENTED OR SCRATCHED PANELS, SCUFFED ALLOY WHEELS/WHEEL TRIMS OR SCRUFFY INTERIORS. TREATING OUR CARS LIKE NEW HAS ALWAYS BEEN OUR PRIDE AND PASSION
There are a number of ways you can research a cars history online to look out for:
• outstanding finance due on the car
• previous damage
• stolen vehicles
• clocked mileage
• vehicle identity
Can I use any other currency apart from the Sterling pound to pay for the UK car import?
Many people neglect the importance that commissions and exchange rates have on the cost of their car import and simply get a sterling draft from their bank branch. If you do this you are 100% guaranteed to lose a few hundred euro. You can also request for a proforma invoice in US dollars if you have a dollar account or your bank can give you a better dollar exchange rate.
How do I pay for my UK car import?
After you receive your proforma invoice, you direct your bank to send a telegraphic money transfer (TT) to our account. You can pay 50% deposit and clear the whole amount before your vehicle reaches your destination port. We can also organize an LC for vehicle purchases of over £30,000
How do I find good used UK vehicles?
You can choose your vehicle from our extensive lists of over 400 vehicles. You can search by maker, category or model name using our car search system.
How do I find cars not listed on the stock list?
We have a wide network of reliable partners in the automotive industry to ensure excellent and Reliable Supply Chain Network. We also can source vehicles from auctions all over UK. Please email us with the details of the vehicle you are looking for — model name, year, mileage and color.
What documents will I be receiving?
A. Bill of Lading (BL)
B. Export Certificate
C. Commercial Invoice
D. RWI (Road Worthiness Inspection)Certificate (if required)
E. Additional Documents for vehicle clearing if required by customs
What does the insurance on the Invoice cover? How do I receive my vehicle at the port?
Insurance that you see on your invoice will cover a total loss of cargo, cost of the vehicle if the vessel sinks, catches fire, or is destroyed totally during transit.
If you are using a clearing agent, they will get in touch with you before the vehicle arrives at the port for pick-up arrangements, clearing cost and further guidance.& If you are clearing the vehicle yourself, you can start the necessary clearing arrangements once you received all your documents. We recommend you to use a clearing agent to arrange clearing at the port and to be used as consignee on the documents.
Can I order a vehicle not on your stock list?
Yes! Please let us know the complete specification of desired vehicle like make, model, year, transmission, mileage, color so we can quote an estimate cost and work on sourcing for you.
How can I find spare parts?
We can supply you any kind of spare parts. Please contact us with your vehicle details.
What are CIF and FOB prices?
CIF stands for (Cost+Insurance+Freight) it covers freight, port to port insurance and other costs of freight. FOB price stands for (Free on board price); it means that the price does not include insurance, Freight and Inspection charges.
How would my car be delivered to port?
We use a reputable logistics company to deliver our cars to port. Cars are not driven unless agreed with the customer.
How is the shipment arranged?
Upon receipt of your payment, we will arrange booking of your vehicle for shipping on the next available vessel. All shipping documents will be first sent by email and then sent by courier to you after the vessel sails. This is to ensure your documents will arrive before the ship arrives at your selected port.
Can ‘trade’ export enquiries be made?
TRADE EXPORT ENQUIRIES ARE WELCOME !,We currently export to many trade dealers (such as independent luxury car showrooms) all over the world.
If you are involved in selling prestige RHD or LHD prestige cars anywhere in the world, please contact us to see how we can help with supporting your business as we want you to gain the ‘first mover advantage’ in your local market.
Our business aim is to supply the very latest prestige models with competitive ‘transparent’ pricing and quick delivery times with reliable sea or air freight services included in the package.