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TRADE TERMS & EXPORT INFORMATION

Better communications are CGM's motto. Our sales staff speak English and Chinese fluently so that it will be very easy for you to get your requests done correctly by us. Please feel free to telephone, fax or e-mail us for our prompt assistance. We are more than happy to help you.

FAST ACCESS
FIRST COME - FIRST SERVED

Our stock items are available for any/all customers at FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVED basis. We can keep the unit you confirmed until a full container load of goods are completed. However, we must ask you to release them if you failed to ship them within a reasonable period of time. In order to avoid such problems, we suggest you to place a reasonable amount of deposit (DOWN PAYMENT).

GOODS ARE SOLD "AS IS"

CGM Co., Ltd. sells & exports its used goods in AS IS CONDITION. This means the goods are sold in their current conditions and without warranty. Goods acquired by CGM.,Co., Ltd. are thoroughly inspected and tested by trained personnel. The overall condition, basic functionality of parts and any major defects will be reported and available to customers. Additional photos and quality checks can be conducted by CGM Co., Ltd. upon request to ensure that our customers have an accurate picture of the machine prior to purchasing.

As with all used machinery, CGM Co.Ltd. recommends buyers to perform basic servicing and possible reconditioning, in some cases, to ensure the safe operation of the machine.

BATTERIES ARE CONSUMABLE & NO GUARANTEE

In relation to the above, and needless to say, all batteries including ones used on battery-operated forklifts (ELECTRIC FORKLIFT TRUCKS) are consumable. We can NOT guarantee on them.

IMPORT & EXPORT PROCESS

CGM Co., Ltd. can arrange all Japan-side logistics and Japan-side export procedures. Depending on the agreed deal term (described below), we can handle equipment export until the equipment is physically landed in the customer's destination port or location.

It is the customers responsibility to understand the importing country's import regulations. Import regulations and restrictions vary from country to country. If equipment shipped by CGM Co., Ltd. is rejected by the importing country's custom authority for any reasons, CGM Co., Ltd.has the right to seize the customer's deposit in order to cover return shipment expenses and any other loss/damages.

CONTAINER LOADING PLANS

In principle, CGM Co., Ltd. exports Forklift trucks in ocean cargo containers. CGM Co. will work closely with customers to find the best way to put their orders into containers to minimize import costs.

PRICING & TRADE TERMS

CGM Co., Ltd. will offer its prices on a per inquiry basis. Customers can contact us directly by email or phone. We can quote prices within any of the following deal terms:

  1. EX YARD - machine price as is in our stock yard
  2. EX GO PORT - machine price + transportation fees to the specified port in Japan
  3. FOB - machine price + Japanese domestic transportation fees + shipment handling fees + Japan export/customs fees
  4. C&F - FOB price + ocean freight to your port
  5. CIF - FOB price + ocean freight + marine issurance

Customer's import duties/taxes, any importing country port/entry fees, or any other fees incurred in the importing country are not the responsibility of CGM Co., Ltd. and are not included in any quotations given by us. The customer should be aware of these fees prior to purchasing from CGM Co., Ltd.

※Other fees such as special machine washing, extra in-land transportation costs, container vanning, equipment dismantling etc., if required by the customer, will incur extra fees that will be added to the FOB price of the machine.
※FOB term requires the customer to pay ocean freight at the destination port. Completion of an advance negotiations between importer and shipping company are required to book a carrying vessel.
※Domestic purchases (EX YARD or EX GO PORT) will incur Japanese consumption (sales) tax.

PURCHASING & PAYMENT

Purchasing steps are outlined below:

  1. If a deal is reached & confirmed, CGM Co., Ltd. will issue a proforma invoice.
  2. The customer must pay full amount or a deposit of at least 50% of the order total (down payment)
  3. CGM Co., Ltd. will ship the purchased goods and provide evidence of shipment
  4. The customer must pay the balance, if applicable, within 7 business days after the B/L date.
  5. CGM Co., Ltd. will dispatch necessary documents (bill of lading, etc.) by certified courier, or make arrangements for "Surrendered B/L"on request.
CURRENCY

CGM Co., Ltd. sells products only in Japanese yen basis, not in US dollars nor in any other currencies. And accordingly, CGM Co., Ltd. issues invoices in Japanese yen.
However, for customer's convenience, payments in USD or EURO are also acceptable(TT remittance only). And, those foreign currencies will be converted to Japanese yen at the prevailing market exchange rate immediately after the arrival.
CGM Co., Ltd. cannot be responsible for changes in the exchange rate, but the customer is responsible for paying the full amount as agreed in Japanese yen.
Payments can be made by TT or L/C. CGM Co., Ltd. only accepts payments by L/C for purchases over 1,000,000 YEN. Personal checks and credit cards are not acceptable.

BANK ACCOUNT INFORMATION

You can send us your TT remittance addressed to our bank account mentioned below.
Please note your TT remittance may take 3 or more working days to reach our bank. This is due to Inter-Bank transfer system.
We use internet banking system for faster transaction processing. We get bank notices about arrival of international remittances automatically at least twice a day.
Even though the advanced systems are used to shorten the time of processing, unexpected delays may occur. We strongly suggest you to arrange payments with sufficient.

BANK NAME BANK OF TOKYO-MITSUBISHI UFJ, HEAD OFFICE
2-7-1 MARUNOUCHI, CHIYODA-KU, TOKYO, 100-0005 JAPAN
TEL 03-3240-1111
ACCOUNT NO. 0995304
NAME CGM CO., LTD.
SWIFT CODE BOTKJPJT
DELIVERY

Our equipment is shipped through Yokohama or Tokyo port, Japan's largest and the busiest ports.
For shipment, machinery can be loaded in 20ft/40ft/40ftHC/FLAT marine containers or loaded individually.

DELAY/CANCEL

CGM Co., Ltd. works with the leading shipping companies in the industry. Our shipping department can provide competitive freight quotations to almost any part of the world.
Shipment schedules and freight rates change all the time--- CGM Co., Ltd. cannot be responsible for unavoidable delays/shipment cancellations. We will try in best-effort to secure the most convenient shipments for our customers.

SPARE PARTS SUPPORT

CGM Co., Ltd. will provide unlimited parts support for goods purchased from CGM Co., Ltd. However support is not guaranteed in case of difficult to find or discontinued parts for older/rare machines.
All purchases made through CGM co., Ltd. are bound to these terms of trade.