What documents required to import used cars?

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The documents required to import used cars.

Importing a used car from Japan is not complicated but the importer must know the procedure and the documents required while importing any used vehicles from Japan. Nowadays Buyers can easily order the used vehicles online from any of the exporters in Japan. But they were not aware of the details like what type of documents they must ask from the dealers. As per their country import & export regulations, to avoid problems during custom clearance.

Japanese car dealers try best to guide the buyers about such documents. And they forward them immediately after the shipment of the car and some of the used automobile portals are also providing such information to help buyers.

Please check some of the basic documents importers must keep in mind while importing any used car from Japan :

  1. 3 sets of original Bills of Lading.
  2. 2 sets of original Commercial Invoice.
  3. Certificate of Origin (Check if your country’s customs department requires this).
  4. Japan Auto Appraisal Institute (JAAI) inspection certificate (Check if your country’s customs department requires this).
  5. Japan Export Vehicle Inspection Center Col Ltd. (JEVIC) inspection certificate (Check if your country’s customs department requires this).

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