SHIPPING VEHICLES TO THAILAND BY SEA freight FCL (full container levels ). IT IS NOT EASY TO SEND CARS TO THAILAND & THE OWNER MUST APPLY TO THE COMMERCE DEPT BEFORE SENDING ANY VEHICLE.
IF YOU NEED CLEARING THEN WE CAN ASSIST YOU. Foreign tourists cannot import cars only on temporary basis.
Automobiles and motorcycles are heavily taxed
and require approval from the Ministry of Commerce prior to forwarding
of vehicle from origin. Customs value at what they have in their index and duties for second hand cars will range from 215% to 300%. Later vehicles (must prove legal ownership)
IMPORTING A CAR TO THAILAND
Importing a car into Thailand, whether new or used, is not longer viable or allowed
. 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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For additional information in relation to the clearance of
personal vehicles, interested person may contact the Formalities
Section, Privilege and Investment Promotion Sub-Division, Import
Formalities Division, Bangkok Port Customs Bureau; or Privilege
and Investment Promotion Sub-Division, Import Formalities
Division, Bangkok International Airport Customs Bureau; and all
ports of entry during office hours.
IMPORTING VEHICLES ] INTO
THAILAND RULES. For returnijng Thais wanting to bring cars into Thailand
please send full details of car: year, make, model,cc rating, when
purchased and specs. We can clear cars for you once we know these facts.