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International Vehicle Shipping

The International car shipping industry is a very competitive and private industry.  Our core business of the shipping industry is to ship cars overseas by either water, air or road.  The international automobile shipping industry is growing at an exceptional rate.  International shipping services are operated on certain well known and very established routes. If … Continue reading International Vehicle Shipping

What is a Bill of Lading?

Both the ‘ticket to ride’ and the document of title, it is fair to say that in the international sale and movement of goods the ocean bill of lading, is a crucial document which has been relied upon by the commercial community over many years.  Indeed, it is regarded by the banks as the most … Continue reading What is a Bill of Lading?

New Arrangements on Personally Imported Vehicles – Australia

The Personal Imports Scheme allows migrants settling in Australia, and expatriate Australian citizens returning permanently to Australia after a long period overseas, to bring their personal vehicles with them.  The scheme is outlined at regulation 13 of the Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989.  The scheme was recently amended by the Motor Vehicle Standards Amendment Regulations … Continue reading New Arrangements on Personally Imported Vehicles – Australia

Importing Vehicles into New Zealand

Information supplied by the New Zealand Import Agency (NZTA) When a vehicle is imported to be used in New Zealand, it must go through a process called entry certification.  This process checks the vehicle is in a roadworthy condition, has not been crashed or water damaged, and is legally the importer’s property. New Zealand seeks … Continue reading Importing Vehicles into New Zealand

Cars entering Australia – Update

Vehicle shipping to Australia Update – News just in from Australia 29.07.10 We have just received further advice from the Department of Environment, The scenarios do not apply to personally imported vehicles.  Personally imported vehicles (That is a vehicle with an Import Approval under the personal import category) will not need degassing until further notice … Continue reading Cars entering Australia – Update

Car Shipping USA

The cheapest and most cost effective way to ship your vehicle to the USA is on a roll on roll off service, one of the many things to consider when shipping to the USA is the size of the Country.  Most forwarders will ship your car to the closest port only, leaving you with a … Continue reading Car Shipping USA

Ocean Freight

A liner trade is one which operates according to a regular trade, defined route and against a published sailing schedule.  Apart from the odd conventional shipping service or the multi-purposed roll on/roll off carriers that carry project cargoes on wheels or on ships’ trailers or Mafis to deep-sea destinations, the ocean business has progressively moved … Continue reading Ocean Freight

Sea and Air History

In the simplest terms, the physical movement of goods internationally necessitates the use of transport equipment in the form of ships, aeroplanes, railways and road vehicles. These transport modes, which provide the links between countries and continents, are supplemented by other ‘hardware’ in the form of containers and other unit load devices, pallets, flat-racks etc, … Continue reading Sea and Air History

Welcome to Car Shipping News

We will endeavour to keep you up to date on the most recent news and opinions in the world of container and roll on/roll off shipping. If you wish to return to our home page, please click here Car Shipping can be a fairly scary experience if you have never done it before, well now help … Continue reading Welcome to Car Shipping News