Importing a Car into the UAE from the USA
Shipping a car off to another nation is much too difficult for those that doesn’t have the right equipment or knowledge of overseas auto transport. That’s why people come to A1 Auto Transport for all their overseas car transport services. We will make sure your car arrives safely to its destination in the UAE. We are a reliable and affordable car shipping company with experience in domestic and international transports for vehicles of all kinds.
The most important thing you can do before shipping a vehicle to the UAE is to find the right company to trust with the transport of your car. Perhaps the most obvious answer is A1 Auto Transport. We are one of the leading shipping companies in the US. Our team of transport specialists will care for your car with great caution regardless of the shipping services chosen to have the car delivered. We even provide insurance coverage and guidance throughout the entire process.
Documents Required for Auto Import into UAE
- Driver’s License
- Title and Registration
- Original Purchase Invoice
- Original Bill of Lading
- Proof of Insurance
Other forms of proof will likely be necessary. Once you have all the documents you need as learned from the transport professionals and those working for the Embassy of the UAE, head to the Customs Office. They will issue a certificate stating your car’s import approval.
International Shipping Methods Available for the Delivery of Cars
- Roll On/ Roll Off- This method of transport is the most cost effective method available to date. Your vehicle must pass a brief inspection before it is loaded onto the freight ship. After the inspection, it will be rolled on the ship.
- Container Shipping- This is a costlier shipping service than the RO/RO method. Your vehicle will be guarded against outside elements and have the most protection against criminalization. This is the absolute safest way to ship your car to another country. It also makes it possible for the customer to ship along other belongings with the car.
Written By:Joe Webster
Joe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing.
After college, he started his career in the auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood.
With over 30 years experience in the industry, we've been helping people ship their vehicles, motorcycles, RV's, heavy equipment, household goods and more across the country or overseas without a hitch. Ask us anything.