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Is the Cost Worth It to Ship a Car to Germany?

Published by Joe Webster.

What's in this article?
  1. Things that Affect the Cost of Shipping through Professionals
  2. Things that Affect the Taxes Associated with Vehicle Import
Shipping A Car To Germany

All potential shipping customers wonder if it’s worth the cost of shipping services to have their car imported into Germany. Well, it definitely is. In fact, shipping services are worth every cent spent and most transporters will even try to customize the shipping process to better suit your needs and budget.

Shipping a car to Germany is actually easier than it is to ship a car to a majority of other countries and you may even benefit from tax breaks.

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Things that Affect the Cost of Shipping through Professionals.

  • The brand and model of the vehicle.
  • The weight and condition of the vehicle.
  • The shipping services desired.
  • The way of transport you choose to have your car delivered in.
  • The distance that must be traveled during the process of shipping.

To get a better idea of what you might pay for professional shipping services to Germany, receive a free quote. After providing the transporter with the above details and any other requested information, they can give you an estimate before you decide to hire them for the job.

Taxes Associated With Vehicle Import

Things that Affect the Taxes Associated with Vehicle Import.

  • The age and condition of the vehicle.
  • The brand and model of the car.
  • The purpose of the vehicle.
  • Passenger capacity.
  • Vehicle weight.
  • Your residency status.

As a general rule, the duty on imported autos in Germany is 10% and there’s also a value added tax (VAT) of 20%. For motorcycles, the duty is usually between 6% and 8%. For more information about the value added tax for import into the country, call the Embassy of Germany.

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Joe Webster always knew the auto transport industry would be a great career option. And with decades of experience, Joe is now an established consultant for A1 Auto Transport.

Joe was born in Santa Cruz, California. During high school, Joe worked as a mechanic; a job continued to work part-time during his bachelor's degree.

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CSI Logistics
435 Division Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
FMC 22206
Intl Cargo
45 Campus Drive
Edison, NJ 08837
NO. 17858N
Trans Global Auto Logistics, Inc.
3401 E Randol Mill Rd,
Arlington, TX 76011
NO. 018191NF
CFR Rinkens
15501 Texaco Avenue
Paramount, CA 90723
NO. 013055NF
ABC Worldwide LLC
2840 NW 2nd Ave #105
Boca Raton, FL 33431
NO. 025472F
ShipYourCarNow LLC
1160 South Rogers Circle Suite 1
Boca Raton, FL 33487
NO. 025646
Merco Air & Ocean Cargo, Inc.
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