PRE-SHIPMENT INSPECTION

CAR PRE-SHIPMENT INSPECTION AGENCIES:

 

 


JEVIC (JAPAN EXPORT VEHICLE INSPECTION CENTER):

Located in Yokohama city, JEVIC – Japanese Export Vehicle Information Certificate is the most trusted and reliable inspection authority from Japan. JEVIC provides pre-shipment inspection services at major Japanese ports in Kawasaki, Nagoya, Kobe, Osaka and Yokohama. JEVIC has more than 30 inspection facilities for used Japanese cars and its certification is accepted in almost every importing country. JEVIC has a worldwide reach and its partners are present in different parts of the world.

 

RECOMMENDED COUNTRIES FOR JEVIC INSPECTION:

Fiji, Malta, Uganda, Zambia

 

JEVIC provides a vast number of inspection and certification services to ensure the security of used car trade, following the regulations of the destination country. Major inspection services provided by JEVIC include:


 

VCA (VEHICLE CERTIFICATION AGENCY):

located in multiple countries such as the UK, North America, Brazil, Japan (Asia Pacific), Korea, Italy, Malaysia, India, China and Australia. VCA – Vehicle Certification Agency is an exclusive agency of the Department of Transport of the United Kingdom providing services of approval and certification of all vehicle types.

 

RECOMMENDED COUNTRIES FOR VCA INSPECTION:

Malta

 

Each vehicle has to pass a number of inspections and quality checks to analyze the performance and ensure that the specifications of the car fulfill all the requirements of the regulatory authorities of the importing country:


 

JAAI (JAPAN AUTO APPRAISAL INSTITUTE):

JAAI – Japan Auto Appraisal Institute is one of the most trusted inspection agencies for used Japanese vehicles. JAAI has a wide inspection network spread all over Japan and has inspected more than 1.8 million used cars exported from Japan. JAAI has gained recognition of a number of countries importing used automobiles from Japan. JAAI was established in 1966 and was approved by two relevant ministries, Ministry of International Trade & Industry, and Ministry of Transport.

 

RECOMMENDED COUNTRIES FOR JAAI INSPECTION:

Mozambique

Bangladesh

Sri Lanka

 

JAAI  inspection takes the following aspects into account:



 

INTERTEK:

Intertek is one of the leading inspection and certification agencies providing different varieties of quality assurance services for different businesses and industries. Intertek provides pre-shipment inspection services for used vehicles trading with presence in various countries like USA, UK and Hong Kong etc. Intertek makes sure that the vehicle complies with the standards of the importing country.

 

RECOMMENDED COUNTRIES FOR INTERTEK INSPECTION:

Mozambique

 

Intertek provides the services of PSI (Pre-Shipment Inspection) for the import and export of used vehicles and makes sure that the car is in good shape as required by the importing country. Intertek vehicle inspection includes:


 

QISJ (QUALITY INSPECTION SERVICES JAPAN):

QISJ – Quality Inspection Services Japan provides vehicle quality check and inspection services for used Japanese vehicles that are exported to different countries around the world. Based in Japan, QISJ is also located in UAE, South Africa, UK and Singapore with over 200 qualified inspection professionals to carry out the procedures.

 

RECOMMENDED COUNTRIES FOR QISJ INSPECTION:

Kenya

 

QISJ certification and inspection includes a detailed process with more than 150 safety points checks carried out by the inspection experts. A detailed inspection report is prepared to make sure that the vehicle meets the quality standards of the importing country.


 

EAA (EAST AFRICA AUTOMOBILE SERVICE LTD.):

East Africa Automobile Service Ltd. (EAA) is a pre-shipment inspection company for automobiles. Originating from Japan EAA has strategically located inspection facilities in Kawasaki, Nagoya, Osaka, Yokohama, Kisarazu, Kita-Kyusyu and Kobe. EAA is also present in some overseas countries i.e. the United Kingdom, Tanzania and UAE.

 

RECOMMENDED COUNTRIES FOR EAA INSPECTION:

Tanzania

Uganda

 

EAA inspection is a complete thorough assessment of a vehicle commenced before the shipment. The vehicle gets a certificate once it successfully passes the inspection process. EAA inspection and certification makes sure that the vehicle is in good condition and matches the standards in terms of condition and fixtures along with structural and mechanical aspects: