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Shipping from Venzuela to mainland Europe

Hello chaps,

Anyone have any experience shipping a bike from Venezuela to mainland Europe, or anyone have any good contacts in Venezuela?

Thanks in advance.

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Did you have any luck with this?

Im in the same boat (excuse the pun). Looking to ship from Northern South America to the UK

Good luck and keep me posted

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Hi there,

i can help. send me a pm or email to sandergielen@gmail.com

Kind regards,

Sander
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I don't know about shipping from Venezuela, but shipping to there is a nightmare. It took days sitting around, getting a commercial shipper license, etc and all this with a customs agent to help. To be fair they had just merged customs and taxes or something (this was Jan 2011) and no one really knew what was going on, but I'd get someone who knows the procedure before you start so you know what to expect. Again, this was only shipping into the country.

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Hi Nigel (and others),

today I went to my customs agent in Cartagena (Interlogistica) and they told me that nowadays it is impossible to ship cars and bikes out of Venezuela. Just so you know.
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