Export & Shipping

We have many years of experience in shipping trucks and equipment throughout the world, this year (2018) 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 such as Jevic and Intertek ect 

Loading and Delivery

We offer loading for your new truck i.e.: cars vans, additional trucks and spares onto your new purchase. We can deliver to any UK Port. All vehicle documentation and Bill of Ladings are Sent by FedEx, DHL or TNT, you will be given tracking number’s for extra peace of mind.

Listed are all the Major Countries we export to, if yours is not on the list please give us a call and we can quote for it.

  • Sierra Leone (FREETOWN PORT)
  • Ghana (TEMA PORT)
  • Namibia ( WALVIS BAY) – Shipping to Zimbabwe, Zambia
  • South Africa (DURBAN) also used for shipping to Mozambique
  • Mozambique (MAPUTO)
  • Tanzania (DAR ES SALAAM)
  • Egypt (Alexandria)
  • Kenya (MOMBASA) (UGANDA)
  • Lagos (NIGERIA) 

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.