Mauritania Import Regulation for Japan Used Cars

Mauritania Import Regulation for Japan Used Cars

Japan Used Car Import Duty / Regulation in Mauritania

 

Year Restrictions
Max. 8 Years Old
Destination Port
Nouakchott
Time of Shipment
RoRo (34-44 Days)
Vessel Schedule
RoRo (Monthly)
Shipping Line
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Inspection
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Shipping Ports:

The common shipping ports in Mauritania are Port of Nouakchott, Port of Nouadhibou.

 

Age restriction and Inspection:

Used vehicles of more than eight years old are not allowed in the country. Pre-shipment inspection is required on used vehicles imported in the country.

Mauritania, a country in the western region of the African continent import large numbers of vehicles from Japan. Japan is the biggest exporter of used vehicles in the world. Many countries across the world import Japanese used vehicles and Africa is among one of the leading importer of Japanese vehicles. With the advancement in technology it is quite easy to buy a used vehicle via internet. The presence of many portal sites has made the availability of Japanese vehicles easy. One can buy any vehicle of his/her desire by simply finding the best used vehicle exporter.

 

Documents Required:

  • Certificate of title and registration

  • Purchase/ Commercial Invoice

  • Inspection certificate delivered by the Societe Generale de Surveillance

  • Insurance certificate

 

Taxation in Mauritania:

All imported goods, except those previously exempted by law, are subject to import duties. Tax rate ranges from 9-27% depending upon utility of the item. However, duty free importation of used vehicles is allowed for vehicles imported on a temporary basis. VAT is also levied on vehicles imported in the country.

  • New Vehicle: 78percent of the car value

  • Used Vehicle: 50percent of the car value

  • Duty-free for Diplomat’s vehicles

Note: Chassis number, engine number and weight of the vehicle must be stated on the OBL.

Documents must be received by agent 1 month prior to importation.

There are a number of experienced and trustworthy exporters in Japan that provide quality used vehicles in Mauritania. Also the cost of used vehicles are very low, hence they are easily affordable. But before buying a used vehicle, it is important to know the import rules and regulations for smooth clearance of customs. Importation of left-hand drive vehicles is allowed in the country. Used vehicles of more than eight years old are not allowed in the country. Pre-shipment inspection is required on used vehicles imported into the country.

 

Top Selling Used Vehicles in Mauritania

 

NOTE: This text is machine translated. For accuracy, please refer to the english page.

 

 

 

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