FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

faq-img1After 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.

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History
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

faq-img1Many 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.
faq-img1After 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
faq-img1You 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.
faq-img1We 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 to sales@ukvehicle-exports.com with the details of the vehicle you are looking for — model name, year, mileage and color.
faq-img1a) 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
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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.

faq-img1Yes! 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.
faq-img1We can supply you any kind of spare parts. Please contact us with your vehicle details.
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