General Terms of Trade
You can purchase vehicles from IBC Japan Ltd. (IBC) from IBC owned inventory in Japan or sourced from the United States of America, Singapore, Thailand and South Korea, and from iDirect (direct from auctions in Japan and the United States of America).
You can also purchase vehicles through the AutoTerminal outlets located in New Zealand, South Africa, United Kingdom, Australia, Chile and Florida, USA. (Click on 'AutoTerminal Inventory')
Prices with complete vehicle details can be viewed once you receive your login and password after signing in.
Inventory in Japan
More than a thousand vehicles from IBC inventory in Japan are available for your purchase online after signing in. (Click on 'Vehicles' - 'Find Vehicles for Sale' - 'Vehicles for Sale')
Prices are quoted in Japanese Yen (JPY) but can also be quoted in another acceptable currency (such as USD, EUR, NZD, GBP or AUD) in either FOB or CIF terms depending on the market settings of a particular region where your vehicles are to be delivered.
We welcome all inquiries about the vehicles and their prices. If you wish to visit Japan to purchase directly, FOB or CIF rates can also be quoted upon request.
Either a full (100%) or partial (25% or 50%) payment of the purchase price is required to be paid within seven (7) calendar days of confirmation of the vehicle to the customer's account and prior to shipment with any balance due upon notification of shipment.
Vehicles from the USA, Singapore, Thailand and South Korea
We also offer for sale previously owned vehicles sourced from the United States of America (Original Left Hand Drive [LHD]) and Singapore, new vehicles sourced directly from car manufacturers in Thailand, as well as new and previously owned vehicles sourced from South Korea.
The list of vehicles for sale with their corresponding vehicle details and prices can be viewed upon log in. (Click on 'Vehicles', 'Find Vehicles for Sale', 'Original LHD' / 'Singapore Vehicles' / 'Thailand Vehicles')
Prices are quoted in United States Dollars (USD), either in CIF or FOB terms.
Full (100%) payment of the total CIF or FOB price of the vehicle must be paid within seven (7) calendar days from confirmation of the unit to the customer's account.
Additional terms of trade for the purchase of these vehicles are stated on the Order Form.
Auctions in Japan - iDirect Japan
We offer more than 150,000 vehicles per week on our iDirect auction system. We participate weekly in more than 100 auctions throughout Japan including regions in the North (Hokkaido and Tohoku), Tokyo, Nagoya, Kansai (Osaka-Kyoto-Kobe), Chugoku, (Okayama-Hiroshima), and Kyushu (Southern Japan).
We receive auction data and photographs from Japanese auction houses daily. This information is loaded into the iDirect database and offered online through the 'iDirect - Japan' page under the 'Auctions' tab.
A deposit is required to be paid in order to submit a live bid onto the iDirect system. IBC's sales and customer service personnel will confirm the deposit status of each customer and all services are available 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.
Full (100%) or partial (50%) payment of the FOB or CIF price for each successful bid is required within seven (7) days of the purchase. Any balance of the FOB or CIF price is due upon notification of shipment.
For complete and detailed iDirect Japan terms of trade, please read the iDirect - Japan Terms of Trade.
Auctions in the USA - iDirect USA
iDirect Internet Auction Services or iDirect USA is one of the most comprehensive online vehicle auction services with more than 100 auctions aggregated on the iDirect service. More than 100,000 vehicles per day are offered on iDirect USA.
We receive auction data and photographs from auction houses in the United States daily. This information is uploaded on to the iDirect database and offered online by IBC Japan. This information is accessible after logging in. (Click on 'Auctions', 'Find Vehicles', iDirect - USA)
Payment of 100% of the total FOB or CIF price is due on all successful bids within 7 calendar days of the purchase. Once we receive full payment, we will process the vehicle for shipment to you.
For complete and detailed iDirect USA terms of trade, please read the iDirect - USA Terms of Trade.
If you cannot find the vehicle you wish to purchase from our current inventory or in auctions in Japan, or if you are interested in a particular vehicle but cannot regularly browse our website to find such vehicle, after log-in, you may submit your order of vehicle(s) to us and we shall inform you by e-mail of matches that come up. (Click on 'Vehicles', 'Pre-Order')
All payments shall be made by Telegraphic Transfer (TT), direct credit via PayPal or confirmation of Letter of Credit (L/C). You may request by e-mail for other payment arrangements, including payment by credit card, and we shall reply by e-mail if the same is acceptable.
We do not accept personal, corporate or bank checks.
Vehicles are shipped as soon as possible after receipt of the required payment(s) of the purchase price and the shipping lines confirm space availability.
Retention of Title
No title to any vehicle is transferred to the customer until we receive all the required payments and the appropriate documents are released to the customer. If payment is not received by due date, we may enter any premises where the goods are and repossess them.
We do not share, sell or reveal any information about our customers to any unassociated organization.
All vehicles from Japan that are exported by IBC undergo a stringent screening process before shipment at IBC's appointed inspection centers (Autoterminal Japan - ATJ) near the ports of Nagoya, Osaka-Kobe and Tokyo.
You can order your vehicles with confidence, knowing that the vehicle you purchase online from us is accurately described.
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