Export & Shipping

We have many years of experience in shipping trucks and equipment throughout the world, last year (2019) we exported over 200 trucks to Africa and Eastern Europe as well as some south American countries.

At Thomas Trucks we deal direct with the shipping lines to try and offer the best rate available for getting your new purchase to your country as cheap as possible.

We are happy to offer shipping quotes of any of our vehicles from any UK Port and we guarantee we will get back to within 15 Minutes of making an enquiry with shipping prices.

Inspections

We can arrange and welcome all relevant inspections on vehicles with the approved companies. 

Loading and Delivery

We offer loading for your new truck i.e.: cars vans, additional trucks and spares onto your new purchase. Below is our price guide for loading all prices include strapping and lashing.

Loading Car/4x4 into a Box, Flatbed/Dropside, Steel Body Tipper £200.00

Loading Van that is loaded ( over 3500 KG) into the above £350.00

Loading Additional Trucks onto a Flatbed or Trailer £450.00 per vehicle

Loading Spares, Wheels and Tyres and Misc please call for prices.


Delivery can be arranged to any port in the UK, we are based 1 mile from Sheerness Port and delivery is free to this port. however if you require your vehicle to be shipped from another port below are the approx. prices.

Southampton Port £400.00

Tilbury Port £250.00

Immingham Port £500.00

Newcastle Port £650.00

Liverpool Port £650.00                            

 

How It Works


1.Call, Email or What's App message us regarding the vehicle you have selected, we can thyou information on loading, shipping and any other additional pictures or videos of the vehicle you would like to purchase

2.After we have agreed the vehicle price and shipping information we will send you a proforma invoice with all vehicle details, our details and bank details for you to arrange a deposit or full payment to be made. PLEASE NOTE WE WILL ALLOW UPTO 30 DAYS FROM PROFORMA INVOICE DATE TO HOLD YOUR VEHICLE - ALL DEPOSITS ARE NON REFUNDABLE

3.As soon as your truck leaves the UK we will send you a shipped on board confirmation and approx. one week into sailing we send you all the documents ( V5 Registration Document and Bill of Lading) by DHL to the address you provide us and we will supply you with the tracking number.

4.Once your truck arrives in the destined port you will need to arrange custom clearance and collection of your vehicle, we will help you with this by supplying you with a clearing agent or you can use one you know of.

If you need more information or just want to talk to us regarding anything to do with exporting a truck details are below.

Call: 0044 1474 326655

Whats App: 0044 7584 351151

Email: info@tt-ex.com

Shipping Destinations and Costs

Below are estimated shipping costs to a range of countries, these costs do change depending on vehicle length, height and width and exchange rates, only use these rates to gauge a approximately cost of shipping.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

 WALVIS BAY - NAMIBIA       

  TRACTOR UNITS £2700.00 - TRUCKS FROM 8M TO 11.99M LONG £3700.00

  TRAILERS £5650.00 - TRUCK AND TRAILER COMBINATION £7500.00

   LOADED SURCHARGE £450.00

  (Please add this to your shipping cost if you are sending a truck loaded)

  WALVIS BAY IS USED FOR ZIMBABWE, ZAMBIA, BOTSWANA AND MALAWI

 

 DAR ES SALAAM- TANZANIA 

TRACTOR UNIT £2,900.00    

TIPPER/RIGID 9.5M LONG APPROX £5,150.00   


 DURBAN - SOUTH AFRICA  

 TRACTOR UNIT £2,900.00   

 TIPPER/RIGID 9.5M LONG APPROX £5,150.00    

 MOMBASA - KENYA -             

TRACTOR UNIT £2,900.00 - UNLOADED 

TIPPER/RIGID 9.5M LONG APPROX £5,150.00

WE ALSO ARRANGE SHIPPING TO THESE COUNTRYS ALSO BUT PLEASE CONTACT US FOR CURRENT PRICES

 

 POINTE NOIRE- CONGO

 TEMA - GHANA ( USED FOR BURKINO FASO

 DAKAR - SENEGAL

 FREETOWN - SIERRA LEONE

 LAGOS - NIGERIA

 MAPUTO - MOZAMBIQUE

 GEORGETOWN - GUYANA

        

Most customers from Eastern Europe, Ukraine and Russia vehicles are usually driven but delivery can be arranged, please call or email for a quote.

  

VAT on EXPORTS

We will not charge VAT on purchases that are leaving the country by sea freight to destinations such as Africa or South America, all European Exports that are leaving by road and driven back to the destined country will require to leave a deposit which will have to equate to the same amount of what the vat amount would be on there purchase. This deposit will be refunded once proof of export has been sent back to us.