PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING BUT DO NOT ASK US TO ASSIST. WE CAN CLEAR FOR YOU BUT IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO FOLLOW THE BELOW RULES. WE CAN GIVE ESTIMATED COSTS ON CLEARING ONLY NOT CUSTOMS
Importing a car into Thailand, whether new or used, for personal use or for sale, you must pay taxes and duties. For all foreigners before writing to us the duty and tax on used vehicles is approx 188% min. If you value your car at $2000 it does not necessarily mean your duty will be less as Thai Customs will value on their rates only.
Used vehicles are restricted goods and generally not allowed for importation into Thailand, except for temporary imports as mentioned above or imports under the conditions specified by the Ministry of Commerce.Importer will need to obtain an "Import Permit" from the Ministry of Commerce. Each scheme has its own specific requirements. It is important that the importer should find out whether he can meet those requirements before committing.
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TEMPORARY IMPORT of vehicles into THAILAND
Temporary imports of personal vehicles are vehicles e.g. a motor vehicle, motorcycle, yacht, sports boat, or fishing vessel, brought into Thailand by residents of another country, usually for a maximum of six months, while remaining registered in its country of origin. Tourists/travelers may import personal vehicles into Thailand without payment of taxes and duties provided that they enter Thailand for a short visit and intend to take the vehicles from Thailand at the conclusion of the visit.
To facilitate tax and duty free entry of the personal vehicles, the tourists/travelers are required to place a cash deposit or bank guarantee covering the full amount of liable taxes and duties with Customs. The deposits will be refunded when the vehicles, all fittings and accessories imported with the personal vehicles are exported within the time limits of temporary entry.
Prior to importation, importers are required to closely follow Customs’ regulations and conditions on temporary imports of personal vehicles.
DocumentationThe minimum documents required for temporary vehicle imports consists of:
WE EXPORT ALL MOTOR VEHICLES FROM THAILAND FOR CUSTOMERS EX BANGKOK. We specialize in shipping only so please ask your Customs & Road Transport for clearing costs and if you can send. FOR MORE MORE INFORMATION on importing temporarily vehicles. boats and bikes etc into Thailand click the link below
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SHIPPING CARS FROM THAILAND IN CONTAINERS
* Seafreight expire monthly, we will update again once you are ready to export.
* Car export needs to be de-registered, You can do this at the Thai Transport department in Banglamung or we can do for you.
* Car stuffing into container we carry outat Laem Chabang seaport, as we have Office and equipment and tools there. After that /or before we can take the container to load furniture and household at your residence.
* Used shipping container