Our Key Stakeholders

The whole industry relies on significant pooled resources to address mission-critical issues.

While they share the same voting rights in the Association as all members, the companies below provide substantial financial support to VIA’s activities.

We gratefully acknowledge our key stakeholders for their invaluable assistance.


100% New Zealand operated and internationally affiliated, Armacup is a dedicated carrier of passenger cars, trucks and other wheeled units, operating a modern fleet of specialised vessels. It is our ambition to be the best in our specialised field of ocean transportation and, by working closely with the customer, become the natural choice of partner for ocean transportation of cars, trucks and other rolling equipment.

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If you’re a registered motor vehicle dealer looking for the best quality cars from Japan, look no further than AutoTerminal NZ. ATNZ is a Kiwi owned and operated company, with full sales and support services here in New Zealand. Highly experienced auction teams, operating in Japan, chase the highest quality cars at the best prices. Backed by our exceptional administration and operational staff in the Philippines, ATNZ will deliver the right cars for your dealership.

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Autohub’s policy is "make it simple", with a true door-to-door service you can depend on. Our dedicated team in New Zealand, Japan and Australia and the UK, many former motor vehicle dealers, understand your requirements and bring this experience to the world of shipping vehicles.

With several shipments monthly from Japan, Australia, UK, and other markets to New Zealand, Autohub offers both buyer and seller total security – acting equally for both to ensure a smooth and secure transaction.

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Autosure has been a leading provider of automotive-owner protection policies for the NZ retail motor vehicle industry since 1986. We provide a range of insurance products designed to protect the New Zealand motoring public. At Autosure customer service is paramount. We have built a strong management and support team, with specialist expertise unmatched by anyone in this industry. We have credibility, proven sustainability and more than 150 years’ experience in our claims team alone.

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Bordercheck is an independent vehicle inspection company based out of Osaka, Japan. Our purpose is to provide vehicle and parts pre-export processing and inspections via a quality system that meets and exceeds NZ regulatory and customer expectations.

Bordercheck strives to innovate and provide a range of services and facilities to the highest standards. With our expert vehicle inspectors, we provide biosecurity inspections, full gate-in vehicle inspection, detailed photographs and odometer verification services. This combined with our in-house developed online systems, our services are now the standards to beat within the automotive inspection trade.

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Jacanna Customs & Freight

Jacanna Customs & Freight was established in 1999 by Ken Quigley, who maintains 100% ownership. Jacanna’s growing customer-focused team offers a professional service, with a wealth of knowledge and expertise in logistics, warehousing and distribution across all commodities. With options to move cargo by sea, air or land and a worldwide network of agents, Jacanna can load it, ship it, track it, clear it and deliver it by any means from anywhere in the world.

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Since 2001, Japan Export Vehicle Inspection Center Co Ltd (JEVIC) has become the world leader in pre-shipment inspections and certification of used vehicles from Japan. JEVIC has an intimate knowledge of the vehicle inspection business, and the skills required to deliver a high quality and efficient service.

JEVIC provide independent inspections with first-class facilities strategically located throughout the major ports of Japan. Branch offices include New Zealand, Singapore, United Kingdom, South Africa and Kenya.

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Moana Blue Motor Vehicle Shipping And Logistics

MOANA BLUE LTD are specialists in fixed-price, door-to-door vehicle shipping and logistics. We are strategically located in all major ports of Japan and can arrange shipping to anywhere in New Zealand.

We are completely independent, which means we have the freedom to perfectly match your specific needs to the right supply chain partners – offering you a service that’s competitive and reliable. With our aim of making the process “simply easier” you can always be assured that we will always put our customers’ needs first.

MOANA BLUE LTD operates an impressive inspection, tracking and communication system which allows you to follow your purchase every step of the way, online and in real time.

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Nichibo Japan Trading have been in trading, both import and export, since our formation in 1988. We have a wealth of knowledge and experience in auto auctions, to assist you in making your next purchase. Our buying staff attend over 50 auction halls throughout Japan each week, allowing them to source high-quality used vehicles and personally inspect each vehicle to ensure quality. Nichibo also has agents in New Zealand, Australia and Singapore and Kenya.

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VINZ are experts in vehicle inspections. Established as a co-operative in the early 1990s, we’re now a privately-owned company employing over 170 people at eleven sites around NZ. We’ve been an NZTA-appointed agent for over 20 years, working to ensure vehicles meet their road safety standards. We provide fast, efficient and reliable vehicle inspections and certification for Warrant or Certificate of Fitness (WoF and CoF), Entry Certification, Vehicle Appraisals and electric/hybrid car safety checks.

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