When learning how to ship a car overseas, you’ll quickly realize that documentation is the key to success. Your AFL agent will ask for all necessary documentation. This includes the filled-out shipping order form presented after acceptance of your quote, title copy, and bill of sale or value of the cargo. Your booking will be delayed if you wait too long to send your documentation.
If you choose to ship your vehicle in a container, it’s helpful to include a list of the items that are getting shipped to your vehicle.
They will review all of the paperwork and help you make the necessary corrections. All of your provided documentation will need to be submitted to the port at the time of your cargo delivery. . If the client decides to bundle the booking and inland transportation service with AFL, this reduces the risk of customs rejecting your automobile shipment. Should you need assistance getting your vehicle to the port, your agent can make these arrangements for you.
If US Customs & Border Protection rejects your vehicle shipment, your AFL agent will provide you with the additional assistance necessary to make the required corrections. This ensures that your overseas shipping doesn’t get delayed.