JornayaTrusted Form

Ship Car To Merca

๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ด Somalia, (SO)

Deliver Your Vehicle Stress Free

Compare our rates to or from: ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ด Somalia, (SO)

  • Deliver Your Car Stress Free and Have Peace of Mind
  • Licensed, Bonded and Insured Carriers Near You
  • Award Winning Service, Always on Time

Get instant quotes using our form, or call:

Auto Shipping Quote Calculator
Ship Car To Merca
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ด Somalia, (SO)

Merca is a prominent port city in the province of Lower Shebelle of Somalia. It is situated on the coast of the Indian Ocean and is the main town of the province. It is located approximately about 68 miles southwest of Mogadishu.

Although due to the political volatile situations that keeps Somalia in the news, there are plenty of reasons that expatriates and returning citizensโ€™ head to Merca. Thus, whether it is business or retirement, you will require having your own personal vehicle with you for making your life more comfortable.

When you decide to import your car to Merca you need to prepare all of the necessary documents and prepare the paperwork in advance so that you have them at your disposal when you need them.

Cost & Time Examples For Shipping a Car to Merca

Merca to (New York port)
to New York, NY
$275$43005+42 days
Merca to (California port)
to Los Angeles
$350$51005+51 days
Las Vegas, NV to (California port)
to Merca
$450$51005+51 days
Phoenix, AZ to (California port)
to Merca
$550$51006+51 days
Seattle, WA to (California port)
to Merca
$550$51006+51 days
Merca to (New York port)
to Charlotte, NC
$575$43006+42 days
Chicago, IL to (New York port)
to Merca
$675$43006+42 days
Miami, FL to (New York port)
to Merca
$925$43007+42 days
Merca to (California port)
to Dallas, TX
$1,025$51007+51 days
Houston, TX to (New York port)
to Merca
$1,075$43007+42 days

*Prices and times are estimated. They can vary depending on the season and the type of vehicle.

*Save the ground transport cost by delivering the vehicle to the nearest port.

*Allow an additional 10 days to process the documents.

*Prices are for 1 car in a dedicated 20ft container. This is the safest and most reliable way to transport a vehicle internationally. Other items may be included in the container to help save you money when moving.

*Using the RoRo (roll on, roll off) method is less expensive and shipments can be completed in fewer days. Contact us now for a free RoRo quote.

A-1 Auto Transport ships worldwide. Click Here or call to get a free, no obligation to buy, price quote for your shipment.

Documentation and Costs of Import.

There are regulations and rules that have to be abided by and they are set forth by the Somalia Customs Authority. However, if you follow them thoroughly you shouldnโ€™t have any problems with the importing of a vehicle from USA. The documents that you would need to provide are as follows:

  • Title and registration.
  • Ownership proof.
  • Insurance policy.
  • The license of the owner.
  • Passport as proof.
  • A copy of Visa/permits.
  • Bill of Lading.

There are also pretty standard charges of shipping to Somalia which includes, custom duties that you would need to take care of in advance. You can choose from different ports when you decide to import your vehicle in Somalia. In addition to all of the documents which were listed above, you are also going to pay the import taxes and the duties. The Ad Valorem duty would vary between 3% and 70% and itโ€™s usually going to be about 30% of the value of your vehicle. If you are importing a vehicle thatโ€™s considered to be luxurious your charges would go higher. The government is also going to charge you an additional $1,300 if your vehicle is considered to be luxurious. You have to provide residence proof or permit for Somalia.

Important rules.

You have to remove all external car parts so that there are no chances of any damage to the car during the sea-faring journey. You are also going to need to get your car cleaned inside and out, especially if you consider using the Roll On/ Roll Off method if you want to avoid your car getting quarantined. If you fail in this particular endeavor, you run the risk of substantial delays that are caused by your car being put within a quarantine cleaning facility.

Shipping Methods.

You have to primary options in front of you โ€“ Roll On/ Roll Off and container shipping. The latter is perfect for those who want t transport other personal items or household goods with their vehicle. Everything that you can fit in your container is allowed as long as itโ€™s not forbidden by the country.

RORO shipping, on the other hand, would require you to drive your vehicle on a shipping deck on a freight carrier where it would be securely fastened. You have to get the car completely emptied and leave only the car jack, floor mats, extra set of keys and a spare tire.

Joe Webster
Written By:Joe Webster
Connect with Joe Webster on facebookConnect with Joe Webster on linkedin

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.

๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ด Somalia, (SO)

Our Services and Information

Car International Destinations
Ship Car To Berbera

๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ด Somalia, (SO)

Ship Car To Hargeisa

๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ด Somalia, (SO)

Ship Car To Kismayo

๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ด Somalia, (SO)

Ship Car To Merca

๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ด Somalia, (SO)

Ship Car To Mogadishu

๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ด Somalia, (SO)

Ship Car To Somalia

๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ด Somalia, (SO)

Car International FAQ

Moving Guide
Moving To Somalia

๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ด Somalia, (SO)

A-1 Auto Transport Serves the World

We ship to locations in all 50 states and countries across the world.

Ship Your Vehicle With A-1 Auto Today
Get an Instant Quote

Or Call Us Today and Speak to Directly to Our Sales Team:

Our Partners:

Better Business Bureau Accredited
FMCSA Member
INC. 500 Member
VeriSign Secured
AMSA Member

A-1 Auto Transport is a disclosed agent for the following shipping companies:

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
CSI Logistics
435 Division Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
FMC 22206
Intl Cargo
45 Campus drive
Edison, NJ 08837
NO. 17858N
ShipYourCarNow LLC
1160 South Rogers Circle Suite 1
Boca Raton, FL 33487
NO. 025646
Merco Air & Ocean Cargo, Inc.
6 Fir Way
Cooper City, FL 33026
NO. 021869F
Copyright ยฉ 1988-2020, A-1 Auto Transport - All Rights Reserved.