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Import Rules, Regulations, Policies & Procedures
To Import Japan Used Cars In Papua New Guinea

Check all the key points related to import rules, regulations, policies, documentations, duties and taxes, inspections, restrictions, shipping ports, etc. which you should keep in mind while importing Used Cars from Japan to Papua New Guinea

Year Restriction

No Age Limit

Destination Port

LAE, Rabaul, Port Moresby

Time of Shipment

RoRo (34-44 Days)

Vessel Schedule

RoRo (Monthly)

Shipping Line

Deugro (PNG) Ltd.,



Used Car Import Rules & Regulations in Papua New Guinea


Age Restriction

No age restriction on importation of used vehicle.and other restriction are must be 5 years or newer for cars up to 3.5 tons. 15 years or newer for cars more than 3.5 tons

Used Cars Import Duties And Taxes In Papua New Guinea

Import tax Rates

Duties= (CIF value*import duty)*GST

For Personal Vehicles

For Commercial Vehicles

Duty free importation of used vehicles in Papua New Guinea allowed provided the following conditions met

If above conditions are not met, then the Customs duty and Import Excise duty that should be paid are decided as follows

Vehicles which do not qualify for concession on duty rate

The demand for used vehicles in Papua New Guinea is rising year by year. In the year 2010 around 2,940 units of used vehicles imported into the country, which increased to 4,245 units in the year 2012. This year also, there are assumptions that the figure will surpass the last year’s numbers.


Used Cars Import Documentation in Papua New Guinea


5 Easy Steps To Buy Cars From Japan

How to buy JCT low quality

Special Attention

 Goods and Services Tax (GST) is same for every vehicle (personal and commercial) imported, i.e. 10% 

Top Selling Used Vehicles in Papua New Guinea

Japan Used Cars Export to Papua New Guinea Since 2009


Avoid Frauds While Buying Used Cars from Japan

Japan is known for their High Quality Used Cars & Vehicles Exported Worldwide.
At we have hundreds of Trusted Dealers with more than 30 years of experience in used cars export industry.

But due to some Fake & Fraud companies the name of all dealers get spoiled.  Make sure to double check the company with before any deal to avoid being a victim of fraudsters…..