Ship Your Car To Or From Sukkur, Pakistan
Sukkur is the fourteenth largest of the cities in Pakistan and is considered the third largest city in the Province of Sindh. Sukkur is located on the Western banks of the Indus River and is also known as the headquarters of Sukkur. This city borders Shikarpur to the north and is also located close to Khairpur on the south.
Learn more about shipping to Pakistan.
When you are coming to Sukkur to visit or to stay on a long term basis, you may want to consider bringing your vehicle with you when you do. This will give you the freedom to travel wherever you want to when you feel like going out. It's important that you embark on this project of importing with an experienced transportation company, like A1 Auto Transport. They have plenty of experience in transporting vehicles overseas and know what you will need and how to talk to those in a different country to make your import a success.
Our shipping agent will be there for you to assist you in answering any questions you may have on transporting the vehicle to Pakistan. You will also need to obtain the proper documentation to give to your shipping agent so they can represent you when you are unable to do so yourself. You will need to provide copies of legal documents listed below and in some cases; you will need to provide the originals. These documents include:
- the title to your vehicle
- Your social security card
- Driver’s license
- Proof of insurance on the vehicle being imported
- Power of Attorney form signed
Your shipping agent will discuss and go over all of these documents to ensure that you have everything you need to ship your vehicle from the United States to Pakistan.
Pakistan Customs officials will want to see the above paperwork in addition to your passport, the de-registration documentation that was issued to you prior to shipping, the sales invoice with all the details of the vehicle including the make, model, and engine number. Once the vehicle reaches the port, it will be visually inspected to determine if it is okay to proceed. If something on your vehicle needs to be modified, they will not allow your vehicle past the port inspection until it is fixed. You will need to be sure that all taxes are paid in full and is based on the cost of the import, the insurance, and the freight bill to import your vehicle to Sukkur. You can find out about all the expenses by contacting the Federal Board of Revenue which can help you to determine more about the fees to Pakistan.
The vehicle cannot be very hold otherwise it cannot be imported to Pakistan. If you are a diplomat, you will not be expected to pay any taxes and duties as long as your vehicle is imported within two years. If the vehicle you import is a gift to someone, or if you are relocating to Sukkur on a permanent basis, you will need to fill out the paperwork to qualify for exemption. However, you will need to provide proof of these situations and circumstances before it is granted.
Prior to Exporting from the United States
While making arrangements to import your vehicle to Sukkur, you will need to make sure that all the information you provide is correct and the export regulations from the United Sates is adhered to. You will need to consider the fees associated in addition to the duties and taxes; cost of shipping, pick up of vehicle, delivery of vehicle, and insurance. Your shipping agent can play an important role in importing a vehicle.
Ways to Ship a Vehicle to Sukkur
The shipping preference is the next decision you will need to make. If you plan to ship your vehicle and personal or household goods, you will want to choose the container shipping method. If you want the most affordable way to ship your vehicle, then you will want to choose the Roll On/ Roll Of shipping method. Once your vehicle makes it to the port, it will go through customs checkpoint and then cleared. You will then need to take ownership of that vehicle and your personal possessions as it cannot be left there for even a short time.
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.