Dubai, one of the most famous cities in the world, is located in the United Arab Emirates, southeast of the Persian Gulf. Its population equals to over 2 million. The city is a huge metropolis famous for business and cultural activities. The economy of the city is strictly dependent on the oil industry as well as on tourism. Dubai is also one of the most expensive cities in the world but at the same time a great place to live.
If you want to move your vehicle to Dubai, you may for example take into account container shipping of your car, motobike or van. It is an ultra-safe way of tranport as the car is loaded into a steel shipping container. The method is also convenient, because you may load additional items in the container.
Shipping vehicles to Dubai On the other hand, RORO method is cost effective and fast. Nevertheless, not all destinations have RORO facilities so you must check everything carefully with your international car shipping company.
As far as documents are concerned, you must possess the delivery order and original trade documentation. Obviously, when you claim the imported vehicle, you should present a passport. Besides, it is essential to obtain a so called “No Objection Certificate”, also known as NOC.  This document should be issued by an official from The Ministry of Finance and Industry.
As for duty, it equals to five percent of the calculated Shipping vehicles to Dubaimarket value of the vehicle.
It is a very good idea to be aware of all the duties you are expected to pay while importing cars, so as not to get stuck in the middle of the shipping process. Check all the regulations well in advance and you will avoid the problems and difficulties during the transportation or in the port of destination.
People who are planning to ship a car to Dubai should also know that the vehicles need to be clean before shipment. They should be steam cleaned so as to avoid problems and additional expense during a quarantine inspection done by the Dubai Quarantine Department.