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Storage fee Laem Chabang harbor (Thailand)

Hey,

I am now in Japan and I am trying to finalize the shipping of my Bike to Laem Chabang harbor on a ro/ro.
It will take 15days for the bike to arrive. So, meanwhile, I was thinking on going to Vietnam buy a bike there and tour the country. Ideally, I would like to have 3 weeks to tour Vietnam...

So those any one know what are the storage conditions and fees in Laem Chabang harbor?

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Found the information I was looking for.
I will let it here if need be for future traveler:
3 day exemption after unloading

"204.1.2 Vehicle (unpacked) 10 20 30 Bath/Tonne/Day"
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Can´t remember: is Laem Chabang the same as Bangkok seaport? If yes, then I was warned not to ship my bike there, as the place was corrupt. But that was 5 years ago, and I shipped to the airport, so don´t really know is it or not, or how it is today, just thought I´d mention. Anyway, it would be interesting to know, how it works out for you, if you actually ship there by sea.
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Hello
Do you have some information about the Ro-Ro.
Company, Contact?
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Hello
Do you have some information about the Ro-Ro.
Company, Contact?
thanks sushi
Yes, I am still dealing with the bureaucracy but I am pretty sure the shipment will eventually happen, I will do a post resuming how to deal with them once I am done.
-Ro/ro Shipping Company for Japan/Korea/Singapore/Thailand:
Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistic (Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics - worldwide ocean transport, inland services, supply chain solutions, terminal services), 500 usd for shipping from Singapore or Thailand to Japan or Korea.

However, there is a catch, you need to find a custom broker. Unfotunatly they are expensive in Japan ( about 400usd). Here is a list: Japan Customs Brokers Association Customs Broker List.

Have a nice travel!

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