Tanzania

Used Vehicle Import Regulations
Shipping Destination ports:

Dar es salaam (Tanzania), Mombasa (Kenya)

Age Restriction:

No more than 8 years from manufactured year.

*See “other restrisctions” for further information.

Roadworthiness Inspection:

JAAI or EAA

Handle Steering:

Right (Exceptions for special cars e.g. ambulance and fire engine)

Other Restriction:

Vehicles between 8- 10 years from manufactured year: 15% penalty of the total cost. 

Vehicles over 11 years from manufactured year: 30% penalty of the total cost. 

(Both including total taxes and import duty)

Shipping Agent Information

The arrival date is subject to change due. Please contact the shipping agent in your area for the final confirmation.

Shipping Company: MOL

Agent Name: Inchcape Shipping Services

Phone Number: 255-22-215-2322 / 215-521 / 255-22-212-8377

Email: john.massawe@iss-shipping.com

Shipping Company: NYK

Agent Name: M/S WOSAC LIMITED

Phone Number: 255-22-213-8336

Email: wosac@intafrica.com

Shipping Company: ATLAS/EUKOR CAR CARRIERES INC.

Agent Name: Diamond Shipping Services Ltd.

Phone Number: 255-22-212-160

Email: info@dssdar.com

Shipping Company: HOEGH AUTOLINERS

Agent Name: EAST AFRICAN COMMERCIAL AND SHIPPING CO.DSM LTD.

Phone Number: 255-22-212-7170 / 78-438-772

Email: alfeji.kehongo@eacstz.com

Shipping Company: HYUNDAI GLOVIS

Agent Name: Sharaf shipping agency (T) ltd

Phone Number: 255-22-212-2290 / 212-2291

Email: info@ssatanzania.com

Shipping Company: KEIHIN/ORIENT MARITIME

Agent Name: Diamond Shipping Services Ltd.

Phone Number: 255-22-212-160

Email: info@dssdar.com

Clearing Agent Information

When importing used cars from Japan, clearing agent support is available to you. Our preferred clearing agent will support you with paperwork, customs clearance, local delivery, and registration in your country.

Port Name: DAR ES SALAAM

Agent Name: Euro Services Ltd

Phone Number:  255(0)22-2127439

Email:  info@eurotz.net

Port Name: MOMBASA

Agent Name: SDV Transami Ltd (Kenya)

Phone Number:  254-41-34-33-821 / 221-703

Email:  tramom@transami.co.ke

Estimated Delivery Time from Japan

Please select the most convenient port to estimate the time of arrival. If your desired port is not listed below, please get in touch with us.
The duration of delivery time is subject to change due to the timing of your payment, shipping companies’ availability, or seasonal circumstances.

Port of Discharge: DAR ES SALAAM

Estimated Delivery Time: 6-8 Weeks

Port of Discharge: MOMBASA

Estimated Delivery Time: 6-8 Weeks

* Note: Information above is subject to change. We strongly advise you to contact the local clearing agents of your choice for updates and more details before you order your vehicle.