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Exporting Great Value And

High Quality Used Japanese Vehicles

To Tanzania From Japan
Autorod Offers

Lowest Priced Used Japanese Cars

In Tanzania

We bring you an extensive range of vehicles within your budget.

Delivering High Quality

EAA Certified Vehicles

In Tanzania

Autorod focuses on delivering only high quality and regionally certified vehicles.

Autorod Follows

Comprehensive Vehicle Inspection

That Ensure Top Quality Standards

We have a proven track record for providing the best quality vehicles to Tanzania.

Autorod Guarantees

The Fastest Vehicle Shipping

To Tanzania

We value your time and focus on providing fast and reliable shipping.



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Why is Autorod Preferred By Customers in Tanzania?

  • Largest Used Cars Stock Our vast inventory allows
    the customers to choose
    from a variety of used
    Japanese vehicles.
  • Quick and
    Safe Shipments
    We provide fastest
    shipments globally through
    our collaboration with top
    shipping companies.
  • Best Price Guarantee No hidden charges. Our
    customers always get the
    lowest priced vehicles
    when they buy through us.
  • Maintenance & Customization We provide maintenance &
    customization services to our
    customers including but
    not limited to oil change,
    & Paint booth facility.

Auction at Autorod

Get your desired car at the lowest prices, directly from leading auction houses in Japan!

Autorod collaborates with renowned Japanese Auction Houses to deliver the top quality vehicles at your door step.

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Custom Requirements for Importing Used Cars in Tanzania

  • Manufacture Year Restriction:
    There is no age restriction for vehicle import in Tanzania.
  • Inspection:
    EAA inspection is required in Tanzania.
  • Steering Side:
    Only right hand drive vehicles are allowed to be driven in Tanzania.
  • Duties and Taxes:
    All vehicles: 25% import duty is applied on the CIF value of vehicle
    18% VAT is applied, calculated on the sum of Customs value (CIF), import duty and excise duty
    Excise Duty by Engine Size (Engine Displacement):
    There is no duty on vehicles with engine size less than 1000cc
    For engine size 1000cc – 2000cc: 5% excise duty is applied, calculated on the sum of CIF and import duty
    For engine size exceeding 2000cc: 10% excise duty is applied, calculated on the sum of CIF and import duty
    Excise Duty by Age:
    There is no duty on used cars aged 7 years or less
    For buses aged 5 years or older: 10% excise duty is applied, calculated on the sum of CIF and import duty
    For used cars aged 8-10 years old: 15% excise duty is applied, calculated on the sum of CIF and import duty
    For used cars aged 11 years or above: 30% excise duty is applied, calculated on the sum of CIF and import duty

    Note: Ro-Ro shipment is not available in Zanzibar Port. Vehicles are delivered only through container shipment. Import duties applied at Zanzibar port for vehicle delivery may vary.

Required Documents:
  • Title and Registration
  • Commercial/Purchase Invoice
  • Driver's License
  • Bill of Lading
  • International Insurance Policy (Green Card)
  • Taxpayer Identifier Number Certificate (TIN)

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I confirm that I have received the same vehicle that I was shown?

You can identify the vehicle by its chassis number.

How can I learn in detail about the condition of the vehicle?

We will provide you with detailed pictures of the vehicle taken from different angles along with translated auction sheet so you can judge the condition properly.

What should I do when I want to buy a vehicle I saw on your website?

Register on the website, select the vehicle of your choice, fill out the form on the vehicle detail page and click “inquire now”. Our agent will get in touch with you and guide you through the process.

What are the additional or hidden costs that I have to pay?

There are no hidden or additional costs to be paid to Autorod. But, you have to pay the duties and taxes to the government of your country as per the regulations.

What is the shipping time from Japan to Tanzania ?

It will take approximately 5 - 7 weeks to deliver the vehicle to Tanzania via RORO.

What are the rules for importing a used vehicle from Japan in Tanzania ?

To find out about all import regulations of your country including inspections, licenses and taxes, visit the custom requirements section of your country page on our website. Use the link provided below:Custom Requirements for Importing Used Cars in Tanzania

Customer Reviews

July 29, 2018
ZMI Traders

I’m the owner of ZMI Traders and we regularly import used Japanese cars in Tanzania through Autorod. We have sustained our position in the car dealership market as our customers are always satisfied with a high quality used cars that we provide them.

July 27, 2018
CVC Ltd.

This year my company CVC Ltd, which is located in Tanzania decided to utilize the services of Autorod for importing used cars from Japan. This had a positive impact on our company as we availed numerous discounts for buying in bulk.

July 19, 2018
Toyota Noah

I recently bought a used car for my son through Autorod. Since his University is quite far, therefore he takes it car daily, and not even once did he encounter any issues with his car.

Bahara Alizada