Importing Industrial and Trade Machinery

Importing industrial and trade machinery can be a complicated process, but with our help, it doesn’t need to be.

We have extensive experience with importing all sorts of trade machinery, from CNC lathes to engraving machines. We know all of the ins and outs of the process, and we’ll make sure that your goods are processed through the Australian Border Force quickly and efficiently.

If you are looking for assistance with your industrial and trade machinery import, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Why Choose Platinum® Freight Management To Import Your Trade Machinery?

Are you in the process of importing industrial and trade machinery? If so, you may be wondering which freight management company to choose. There are many factors to consider when making this decision, but here are three reasons why Platinum® should be the only choice.

First, we have a team of experts who are very familiar with the importing process. We will work with you and your supplier to ensure that all of the necessary paperwork is in order before your goods depart for Australia.

Second, we offer competitive rates for our services; we understand that costs are a major concern for many businesses – we aim to keep our prices competitive without compromising on quality.

Lastly, we have a proven track record of success. We have successfully handled the importation of trade machinery for many different companies and we have a long list of satisfied clients.

When you choose Platinum®, you can be confident that you are choosing a reputable and experienced customs brokerage.

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Types of Industrial and Trade Machinery That We Can Customs Clear

At Platinum®, we can assist you to import the following types of industrial and trade machinery:


  • Woodworking machinery
  • Metalworking machinery
  • CNC lathe [vertical or horizontal]
  • CO2 laser cutter
  • Engraving machines
  • Routers

    Woodworking Machinery

    Woodworking machinery can be used for a variety of different tasks, such as shaping, cutting, sawing or sanding.

    There are a few things to keep in mind when importing woodworking machinery, such as the cost of the machine, the shipping costs to Australia, the Australian port charges, the customs clearance fees and then delivery to your site.

    Metalworking Machinery

    Metalworking machinery plays an essential role in a variety of industries, from automotive manufacturing to electronics production. As a result, there is a global market for these machines. Importing metalworking machinery can be a complex and challenging process.

    There are a number of factors to consider, from import duties and or import GST to shipping costs. In addition, it is important to partner with a reputable and experienced customs brokerage that can provide support and guidance throughout the whole import process.

    Engraving Machines

    Engraving machines are used to create markings on various materials, such as metal, glass, plastic and wood. These machines can be used for a variety of purposes, including identification, decoration and even safety.

    Engraving machines can be purchased from a variety of manufacturers. When purchasing an engraving machine, it is important to consider the type of machine that best suits your needs.

    For example, some engraving machines are designed for use with specific materials, while others are more versatile. In addition, engraving machines can vary in features and price. As a result, it is important to do your research before making a purchase. Engraving machines can be an invaluable tool for businesses and individuals alike. When choosing an engraving machine, it is important to consider both your needs and your budget.

    CO2 laser cutter

    CO2 laser cutters are an excellent choice for those looking to perform precise cuts on a variety of materials. CO2 lasers are able to cut through materials such as wood, glass and metal with ease, making them a versatile tool for both hobbyists and professionals alike.

    CO2 laser cutters are also relatively affordable, making them a great option for those on a budget. When importing a CO2 laser cutter, it is important to choose a reputable supplier who can provide you with the highest quality machine possible. In addition, we recommend that once you have found the CO2 laser cutter you reach out to us [before you have paid a deposit] so that we can give you an indicative idea of the fees and charges.

    Contact Platinum® Freight Management Today!

    If you are in the market for importing industrial and trade machinery, contact Platinum® today. Our team of experts will work to ensure that your cargo arrives safely and on time.

    With over two decades of experience in the freight and customs industry, we know how to have the task completed correctly the first time. Contact us today to learn more about our services or receive a detailed costing.

    1300 882 877

    Frequently Asked Questions About Importing Industrial and Trade Machinery

    Can I import industrial and trade machinery into Australia?

    Most if not all industrial and trade machinery can be imported to Australia with ease. Most industrial and trade machinery are not required to pay import duty but will need to pay import GST.

    What types of industrial and trade machinery cannot be brought into Australia?

    Platinum® does not work with used industrial and trade machinery. Used industrial and trade machinery can be imported but the process tends to be more expensive and may require import permits before arrival in Australia.

    What do you need to import industrial and trade machinery?

    The key to any successful purchase is to have a reputable supplier, a reliable customs broker and yourself all working together from the beginning until the end.

    Once you have found the industrial and trade machinery and your supplier has given you a price – this is the best time to talk to us about all of the other issues that will follow.

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