IMPORT A BOAT FROM USA TO AUSTRALIA & NZ & ASIA
OUR EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE AS BOAT IMPORTERS ALLOWS MANY OPTIONS TO MAKE
YOUR BOAT ACQUISITION AND SHIPPING SIMPLE AND UNCOMPLICATED.
Lets Take a Look around Various Services
Provided By Import-USA-Boat
1) MARINE SURVEY
Once you have located your boat or yacht, you must determine whether
your investment is worth the value. The best way to go about this is by
engaging a certified Marine Surveyor. At Import-USA-Boat we will source
and place you in contact with a fully accredited marine surveyor who is
located within the area of purchase you are considering.
2) CRADLE CONSTRUCTION
Cradle construction is of utmost importance when considering boat
shipping . Import-USA-boat wants your prized new boat or yacht to make
the voyage home safely and securely. We use cargo groups all over the
USA who have had many years experience in construction of cradles and
preparation of your boat whether it is sailing on a RO/RO (roll on roll
off) service, Flat rack or Container line.
By preventing contaminants, such as mineral or organic matter, which
will not be acceptable by AQIS or MAF or the quarantine laws of
destination country shrink-wrapping is a worthwhile investment It will
also keep your boat import clean from diesel soot from the ship during
4) FUMIGATION & CLEANING
Under recent changes with AQIS, USA issued fumigation certificates are
no longer recognised, Cleaning is well advised prior to sailing from the
5) DISMANTLING SERVICES
It is well worth considering a dismantling service as most cargo is
shipped and invoiced using a cubic figure. If your boat has a T-Top,
Hardtop, Radar Arch or Dome, these can often be dismantled to lose
height. Reduction of the CBM (cubic metre) could equate to a substantial
saving in freight costs depending on the configuration of your cargo.
6) INLAND USA DOMESTIC FREIGHT
Import-USA-boat has an extensive network of domestic inland road
haulers. We have ensured they have the correct insurance and licenses to
deliver your boat safely to the departure port. They can handle any boat
or cargo and all necessary permits are in place for oversize and over
7) CUSTOMS CLEARANCE
At Import-USA-Boat we have an alliance with our own professional
customs broker. They will process all documentation and collect all GST /
Duties (if applicable) within Australia and New Zealand for the import.
We will liaise to organize AQIS / MAF inspections and times. We will
make your cargo arrival in Australia / New Zealand uncomplicated.
8) TRANSIT INSURANCE
For peace of mind Transit insurance must be considered. Import-USA-
Boat can offer ocean/ transit insurance at a rate approximately 1.35%
per USD 100.00 based on Purchase + Freight. We have a specialist
Australian broker who can assist with all your insurance requirements.
9) FOREIGN EXCHANGE
As a client of Import USA Boat you will receive your first two transactions
fee FREE as well as our trading rate. Follow this link & register
Import-USA-boat’s aim is to ensure customer satisfaction. We strive to provide a cost
effective service which minimizes the stress to our clients.
Import USA Boat
PO Box 756
Grafton NSW 2460 Australia
Tel: +61 (0)2 6642-6724
Mobile: +61 (0)435 476-177
Fax: +61 (0)2 6642-6724
We were the first to provide this service for private buyers to freight and import boats from the
USA to Australia, New Zealand & South East Asia. Whether you are seeking to import a trailer
boat or motor yacht we will guide you through the most cost effective shipping for the import.
Find your boat and we will do the rest