Agents Release and Shipping payments

Greetings, Further to the problems with Port congestion and delay issues here in NZ, our Transporter contractors advise they are facing increasing costs to operate on ports (Particularly Auckland and Christchurch). Additional costs may be passed on. Recently, Ports Of...

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Japanese Public Holidays

Greetings,   Please be aware that Thursday the 22nd and Friday the 23rd of July are public holidays in Japan and our offices, along with the banks will be closed. The Marine Day and Health-Sports Days have been moved this year to align with the opening ceremony...

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Updated Factsheet for Dealers on EV rebates

Greetings,   Please see NZTA’s updated Factsheet for dealers regarding EV rebates and process to “re- register” EV’s that were registered prior to July 1st, so they can qualify for rebates....

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New Electric Vehicle Rebates – July 1st 2021

Greetings, Please see below NZTA Clean Car factsheet for Dealers on EV rebates. The specific email address to send rebate applications to is cleancars@nzta.govt.nz Any further inquiries, please contact us via customerservices@autohub.co.nz or 094117425 Thanks, Team...

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Shipping packages – Price increase July 1st 2021

Greetings… As per our previous customer advisory notice on May 20th advising of likely freight price increases, Autohub has now been informed by all shipping companies we use of cost increases they are imposing effective from the next quarter. After reviewing...

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Customer Notice – Spam Emails

Dear Valued Customers, ***CAUTION*** Please be aware that there may be scam emails circulating at present with reference to Autohub and outstanding invoices. The below screenshots provide an example of the email text and the address that the emails are coming from: In...

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Time to prepare for change…

Greetings, All of us in the used imported vehicle industry know that nothing is “normal” of late…99% of what we face in the course of daily business has been affected by COVID. We are lucky in NZ to have a relatively “normal” environment that’s not affected by COVID ,...

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Golden Week 2021

Dear Valued Customers, This year Golden Week starts on Thursday the 29th of April and offices in Japan will be closing for the holidays, with staff returning to work as normal on Thursday the 6th of May. Offices will however be open on Friday the 30th of April....

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Heat Treatment Ends – April 2021

Dear valued customers, Please note that the seasonal BMSB (heat treatment) surcharge for used Japanese vehicles is due to cease at the end of April. At this stage, mandatory heat treatment will no longer apply to vehicles shipped on or after the following RORO...

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BAF charges for Japan to NZ

Greetings, We have been advised by our Japan-to-NZ RORO service shipping lines that due to increased Bunker fuel prices, and other associated cost increases, BAF surcharges will be added very shortly. Autohub have reviewed these and will be passing on these surcharges...

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