Small items can be ordered and shipped direct to your door and large items (even cars) can be purchased and shipped in our regular container shipments
If anyone would like to start bidding then you would first need to open an account and lodge a deposit with us. Full details of all costs involved and details of how the process works is available on request.
** PLEASE NOTE YOU CAN NOT PLACE ACTUAL BIDS UNTIL A TRADING DEPOSIT HAS BEEN PAID **
** CURRENT RATE OF EXCHANGE ON A BANK TRANSFER IS 123 YEN TO THE POUND **
Containers are being shipped over every 10 weeks or so.
Cost of shipping from the seller in Japan to the warehouse in Toyko, handling fees in Japan, bank transfer charges, shipping to the UK, UK customs / import fees, VAT and UK warehousing and transport costs all need to be added and on a final note, you are not buying from Eastern Autos, we simply help get things from A to B and make payment transfers on your behalf.
Some item are cheaper in the UK but you can find some really cool parts 8)
Quick run down of costs as the JPY bid price is only a small part of the overall cost.
You have -
Bid price in YEN Yahoo fee (buyers pay this on top of bid amount) Bank transfer fee to pay the seller in Japan Delivery to the warehouse in Tokyo Handling fee at the warehouse - this covers them driving to the post office with small packets and taking in and storing larger items until the containers are loaded. Postage to the UK / container shipping fees
For containerised goods you'll also have packing & loading / shipping / UK port fees / UK Warehouse fees / Delivery from warehouse to you (or our workshop if picking up in person) plus import duties and VAT
BUT you need not worry about each and every little cost as I can give you a shipped to your door price on just about everything.
[b]Here are some shipments we have done in the past -[/b]