When shipping your car overseas you can become overburdened with many things to do to get ready for the shipment, but you can help solve this by just following 5 easy steps through the process of getting your car prepared for its overseas journey. 1. Make sure that the battery is fully charged Making sure … Continue reading 5 Basic Steps to Shipping Your Car
We all know that moving can cost a small fortune from getting everything packed up, to hiring a van and then to top it all off paying for your new humble abode. And with having to move your car with you it can all add up, so it is logical for you to ask the … Continue reading Why you shouldn’t pick the cheapest car shipping company
When we ship our customer’s cars over to Cyprus, we are asked so many times about how much the charges are in Cyprus and what documents are needed. Well here’s a breakdown of the cost, documents and any other information we think you may need. Basically speaking upon arrival you should apply for a temporary … Continue reading Handling Fees Once your Car Arrives in Cyprus.
CUSTOMS AND EXCISE DEPARTMENT NICOSIA SEPTEMBER 2005 1A. INΤRODUCTION 1. Legal basis Community legislation: Regulation (EEC) 918/83 Directive 83/183 (EEC) National legislation: The Excise Duties (Tax Exemptions Applicable to Imports from a Member-State of the Personal Property of Individuals) Regulations of 2004, no.376/04 The Customs Duties (Customs Reliefs) Regulations of 2004, no.377/04 The Customs and … Continue reading Tax Exemptions Applicable to Imports from a Member-State of Personal Property
Here at First Base Freight when we give our customers a quote for shipping there car we always try to give them every option possible. Many people that we have spoken to over the years didn’t know that you can actually ship your car in a container. Many people like the idea, but usually because … Continue reading Container Shipping & Its advantages
Here at First Base Freight we have noticed that whenever your shipping vehicles overseas to a new country there are a few things that you will have to check. Many countries throughout the world have many rules on what type of cars they allow to be shipped into their country. The usual ones are: Age … Continue reading Can Your Car Be Shipped?
Over the past 6 months we have noticed that more and more people were contacting us or emailing about schedules for ships from the UK. It wasn’t just our customers that were contacting us it was anyone who had an interest in a vessel that was leaving from the UK. So to help our customers … Continue reading New Online Sailing Schedule
With everything that is going on in Cyprus with the governments, banks and Euro, we were expecting to see a decline in the amount of vehicles that we would ship over to Cyprus. In fact the numbers we are shipping has stayed pretty steady but what we have noticed is that there has been a … Continue reading Shipping To and From Cyprus
Car and Truck shipping to Durban from Sheerness our Southampton 2-3 times per month is a straight forward process, you firstly choose which port is the best for you and we will do the rest. All vehicles are shipped on our purpose built roll on/roll off vessels and transit takes approximately 19 days. It has … Continue reading Shipping a Truck to Durban
We regularly ship to Walvis Bay in Namibia 2-3 times per month from the port of Sheerness in Kent. Our transit times to Walvis Bay takes approximately 15-18 days. Our regular and returning clients ship their vehicles which include saloons, 4×4’s, trucks, trailers and vans to Walvis Bay for delivery to further destinations such as Windhoek, Botswana, Plumtree in … Continue reading Shipping Cars and Trucks to Walvis Bay, Namibia