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Hi everybody,

I want to ship my Yamaha XT 600 from anywhere in Germany to Washington, DC or Baltimore one way. No company I looked up tells me how much it is, unless I demand a price. So did anybody do it before and how much was it? I don't care if the bike you shipped was heavier or lighter, but it gives me an idea wheater it's closer to 1000 bucks or 5000.

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Just shipped a bike sea freight UK to USA (Phoenix) for 390 pounds. I was quoted this for UK to Baltimore. Note handling fees on the US end will be about $350 approx. This was from Eimskip - Home

Arrival our depot in London or Bradford (Yorkshire) to arrival only depot in Baltimore

Freight 110 us dollars per cubic metre + 10% caf
b/l fee gbp 15
security gbp 2
Uk customs gbp 25
Uk handling gbp 15 per 2 cubic metres

Excludes USA handling/re loading, chassis fee and delivery documentation and customs clearance charges.
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