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Ship Your Car To Or From Salta, Argentina

Located in the Lerma Valley, Salta is located in the northwestern section of Argentina. It is 1,152 meters, or 3,780 feet above sea level. Salta is the capital city of Salta Province. With plenty of employment and school opportunities, there has been a steady increase in the people coming from other countries. If you are planning to move or travel for a few weeks and stay here for a couple of years, then importing your own car makes a lot of sense.

Learn more about shipping to Argentina.

Importing Car from USA

Trying to do it all on your own is difficult but when you work with a shipping company such as A1 Auto Transport, the shipping is smooth. The shipper you hire will be in charge of overseeing your transport. Ensure that you have all paperwork and that your shipment meets all the rules and regulations of shipping and exporting a vehicle in both the United States and Argentina.

Ship Your Car To Or From Salta

The shipping agent will be certain that your vehicle is following the guidelines that will help it to pass through the Argentinian ports. Knowing the customs requirements is a must for shipping agents to successfully ship vehicles for you. Since you already know that your vehicle is to be exported out of a U.S. shipping port, you will need to determine how your vehicle will be imported to Argentina. You will either drive your vehicle to the port for departure or it will be to select an additional service with the shipping agent that will have your car picked up from you desired location and then driven to the port. While these add one do cost you more, it may be worth it for you to do other things while your vehicle is being exported.

Ways to Ship Overseas

If you want to transport a vehicle from the USA to Argentina, you will pay anywhere from $2,100 to $4,000.  With the recent hike in import taxes, you will need to determine if importing to Argentina is affordable before you start the process. You will need to determine what type of shipping method you plan to use for your vehicle. You can choose to ship your vehicle over in a container or you can ship it on an open deck of a ship, also known as the Roll On/ Roll Off shipping method. If you choose the container shipping, you will choose either the 20 foot container or the 40 foot container. Your vehicle will stay in this container, protecting it from the incremental weather and the open deck of the ship until it reaches port.

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With Roll On/ Roll Off shipping, the car is simply driven onto the deck of a ship using ramps where it is fastened down for the trip. If you choose this method, you can only have one-quarter gas tank available during transport so that the ships staff can move the vehicle wherever it needs to. It’s important that all personal possessions are out of the vehicle, you a leave a spare tire and car jack and in the vehicle during transport. Roll On/ Roll Off shipping method is the best affordable way to import your vehicle to another country. If you are shipping a valuable vehicle, you may want to use the container shipping method instead.

Required Documents for Shipping A Vehicle to Argentina

You will need to have a clear title to your vehicle with no liens against it. A clear title will show that your vehicle is available for exporting from the United States and Importing to Argentina. When importing a vehicle, you will need to first pay the port duties before you can claim your vehicle for pick up. To import your vehicle, you will need to have the following documents:

  • Owner’s Passport
  • Valid work/residence Visa
  • Driver’s License
  • Original title deed
  • Residence Certificate
  • Certificate of shipment inspection

Port Duties and Customs

In order to prepare your vehicle for shipment, you will first need to get in touch with the requirements of U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agency to let them know what you are planning to do and maybe they can help you fill out all the necessary paperwork and guide you in the direction you need to go.

Joe Webster

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.

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