Located in the northwestern part of Cambodia, the city of Siem Reap is the capital city of Siem Reap Province. It is a popular place to visit when you want to get away.
In case, you are planning to move here for a short term or permanently, you might want to have your car here.
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Familiarize with the laws.
If you are considering importing your vehicle, you will need to familiarize yourself with the taxes, laws, and Cambodia customs clearance in before proceeding. If you choose to work with A1 Auto Transport Service, the process of importing will go faster and with fewer difficulties because they have over twenty years of expertise in shipping. They can take the worry out of shipping your vehicle. Because this is an international import, there will be some restrictions on your vehicle that must be followed. You will need to pay the VAT and import taxes as well. How much you pay will depend on the value of your vehicle. You will then be able to discuss any situation that may arise with your agent. You can expect custom duties to run about 0% to 35% of the value of your car, the special tax is going to run from 0% to 50% and the VAT is 10% and export tax is 5% to 50%.
Auto Import process.
To import your vehicle to Siem Reap, Cambodia, you will need to understand where the expensive quotes come from. There are several taxes that are charged to a vehicle based on the value. The vehicle cost and calculation will not only depend on the current worth but also the chart for calculation.
The figures will end up being more than the value of the car so this is an issue along with another problem you may face and that is finding a replacement part in this country for your vehicle. Bringing in your vehicle is going to be very expensive and that is because the cost of maintaining the vehicle is high, especially for a long-term basis. Then the cost of gas and fuel are very costly. When you are ready to pay those expenses, A1 Auto Transport Service will be able to assist you in getting the best deal on importing. The most popular way to get around in Cambodia is on scooters due to the less expensive maintenance.
Paperwork that will be needed
In addition to the requirements of a vehicle coming into Cambodia, it's important that you have the paperwork complete and all together before your shipping date is scheduled or a minimum of seventy-two hours prior to your shipping date. Paperwork will initially have to be sent to U.S. Border Protection and Customs Agency. You will also need to follow the Title 19 of the U.S Code of Federal Regulations and have the following documentation as proof:
- International driver's license.
- Proof of ownership.
Shipping methods available
There is the cost of shipping a vehicle to consider and the method of shipping you choose. The main method of shipping to Cambodia is Roll On/ Roll Off and container shipping. A1 Auto Transport Service can assist you in making the right decision. if you have any questions, you can contact the Royal Embassy of Cambodia for further details.
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.