How to Import Japanese Used Cars to Lesotho
Japanese used cars are popular all over the world. Many countries of the world import these cars. There are many reasons for the popularity of these cars including reliability and durability.
Lesotho is a landlocked country located in southern Africa. Like many other African countries Japanese used cars are also popular in Lesotho.
Importing Japanese used cars to Lesotho is easier. Here is how to import:
Find a Reliable Exporter
If you want to import a Japanese used car from Japan to Lesotho, you need to contact with a used cars exporter. There are many used cars exporters in Japan who supply Japanese cars in many countries of the world. You need to contact them for the import of your desired car. You can find many of these suppliers online.
You need to make it sure that supplier that you choose is reliable. Because you are spending money so you should get what you pay for. You should call the exporter and ask them relevant information. Inquire about their experience. Search on user forums & communities and find information about them. However, the best way is to get in touch with their past customers and ask them about their buying experience with the supplier.
Choose the Car
Car choice is an important decision because you need to think about your needs and requirements. If you have already made your choice you can order the car online. However, if you have not made a choice yet, you can search in exporter’s stock and find a good car that fits your needs.
Order and Payment
It is time to order after you have made your choice. Order the car and you will receive an invoice. You need to pay the amount in your local bank so it is transferred to their bank account. After the payment is made, you will receive a receipt of the payment.
As you receive the receipt send it to your supplier for the initiation of shipment process. Your vehicle will arrive in a few weeks.
As the vehicle arrives on the port you need to get it cleared. Make it sure that you have provided all the necessary documents and fees to port clearing agent.
Import Rules and Regulations
Lesotho is a landlocked country so shipment of used vehicles is done through the Durban port of South Africa.
Left or Right Hand Drive
Lesotho allows the import of right-hand drive vehicles in the country. Left-hand drive vehicles are not allowed.
Inspection is required for the cars before their import. Used vehicles should undergo inspection in their country of origin.
Here are some documents you need for the import of Japanese used cars in Lesotho.
- Original Bill of Lading
- Original Commercial/Purchase Invoice
- Driver License & International Insurance Policy (green card)
- Original certificate of Title and Registration
- Import Permit - obtained from Department of Trade and Industry
Import of Japanese used cars to Lesotho is easier. You need to find a reliable supplier, pay the amount and your car will be delivered in a few weeks.