List Of Japanese Auto Auctions
Japan has one of the most developed USED CAR AUCTION system in the world. There are literally 100+ auto auctions in Japan. Auctions are used as a major source to find cars to export; by the exporters.
Japanese Auto Auctions List For Car Owners
In order for drivers and car traders to provide and obtain vehicles, the list of car auctions is essential. The following are major Auto Auctions in Japan:
1. AAA (Asnet Auto Auctions)
2. AAAi (Arai Auto Auction International)
Description: Same as ARAI.
Locations: Bayside, Fukuoka, Oyama, Sendai
Note: There are 2 auctions in Oyama: one for cars on Thursday and one for vans/trucks on Saturday.
Other: AAAi Inspection Sheet
3. ARAI (Arai Auto Auction Group)
Description: “Leading On-Line Construction Equipment Exchange”.
6. Bay Auc
7. BCN (BCN Auto Auction)
Description: Auctions about 3,000 vehicles a week. Also has many network locations with +10,000 vehicles in stock.
Locations: Saitama (Fukaya) – auction site
Link: www.bcnaa.jp (auction); www.bcn-chubu.jp (network of other services)
Other: BCN Inspection Sheet
8. CAA (Chubu Auto Auctions)
9. GAO! (Global Auction Online)
Description: Owned by Gulliver Inc. Each week there are about 6,000 vehicles auctioned a week. Also sells fixed-price.
Auction time: Mondays: 10am to 7pm
Locations: Nagoya, Tokyo, internet
Other: GAO! Inspection Sheet
10. GNN (Global Nexus Network Auto Auction)
11. HAA (8710 Hanaten Auto Auctions)
12. HAA (Honda Auto Auctions)
Locations: Fukuoka, Hokkaido, Kansai, Nagoya, Sendai, Tokyo
13. HAA (Hyogo Auto Auctions)
14. HERO (HERO Members Auto Auction) – also called Hiro
15. IAA (Iwate Auto Auction)
Description: Every Saturday
16. IMA W/-E/-K (ISUZU Motor Auction West/ East/ Kyushu)
Location: Kobe, Kyushu, Makuhari
17. JAA (Japan Auto Auction)
Description: Online auction search system connecting multiple auction sites for used heavy-equipment (construction and industrial). Auctions 24/7 every day.
19. JU (Japanese Used Auto Auction Group)
Notes: JU auctions have higher resolution level images at 640*480 compared to the 300*225 average.
Locations: Aichi, Akita, Aomori, Asahikawa, Chiba, Ehime, Fukui, Fukuoka, Fukushima , Gifu, Gunma, Hakodate, Hiroshima, Hyogo, Ibaraki, Ishikawa, Iwate, Kagawa, Kagoshima, Kanagawa, Kitami, Kochi, Kumamoto, Kushiro, Kyoto, Mie, Miyagi, Miyazaki, Muroran, Nagano, Nagasaki, Nara, Niigata, Obihiro, Oit, Okayama, Okinawa, Osaka, Saga, Saitama, Sapporo, Shiga, Shimane, Shizuoka, Tochigi, Tokushima, Tokyo, Tottori, Toyama, Wakayama, Yamagata, Yamaguchi, Yamanashi.
For more info: visit HERE which has map on the bottom.
Link: www.juaanet.jp ; Useful link: Translated JU Group Link Page
Other: JU Tokyo Inspection Sheet
20. KCAA (Kyushu Chuo Auto Auction)
Auction Days: Wednesday (Ebino), Thursday (Fukuoka), Friday (Yamaguchi)
Locations: Ebino, Fukuoka, Yamaguchi
21. LAA (Light Auto Auction)
Locations: Kansai, Okayama, Shikoku
22. MAA (Mitsubishi Auto Auctions)
Location: Nagoya, Osaka (Takatsuki, Tokyo (Kawasaki)
23. NAA (Nissan Auto Auction)
Description: Open Saturdays and Thursdays.
Locations: Nagoya, Osaka, Tokyo
24. NDAA (Nagano Dealers Auto Auction)
Description: Auction for local dealers. Once a month on Fridays
Locations: Nagano, Shiojiri
25. NEP Auction (Niigata East Port Auction)
Description: Specializes in Heavy Equipment.
26. NTAA (Nissan Tender Auto Auction)
Description: NTAA is quite familiar with NAA (Nissan Auto Auction), but the Tender auctions.
27. OMAA (Osaka Mazda Auto Auction)
28. ONAA (Osaka Nissan Auto Auction)
Description: Every Monday.
29. ORIX Rental Service Auction
Description: Tuesday: Kobe, Wednesday: Atsugi, Thursday: Nagoya
Locations: Kobe, Atsugi, Nagoya, Fukuoka
30. RAA (now USS Ryustsu Auto Auction)
Description: In 2005, USS acquired RAA and renamed USS Ryutsu Auto Auction.
31. SAA (Suzuki Auto Auction)
Locations: Hamamatsu, Kanto
32. SAA (Sapporo Auto Auctions)
33. SMAP (Space Move Auction Park)
Locations: Fujisawa, Fukuoka, Kobe, Nagoya
34. SUAA (Subaru UI Auto Auction)
Description: Held on Saturdays
Locations: Kanagawa (The meeting place is Tokyo meeting place of NAA)
35. TAA (Toyota Auto Auction)
Description: Auctions for Toyota dealers to sell off trade-in cars they receive.
Notes: TAA has higher quality images, 640*480 compared to 300*225.
Locations: Chubu, Fukushima, Hiroshima, Kanto, Kinki, Kyushyu, Kyushyu South (Kagoshima), Okinawa, Yokohama
Link: taaweb.jp, TAA Web (Japanese)
36. TOZAI (Tozai Boeki Co.)
Description: Specializes in Construction Equipment.
37. TUS (Toshin Motorcycle Auction)
Description: Auction motorcycles and vehicles. Tuesdays
38. USS (Used-car System Solutions)
Description: Largest used-car auctioneer with over 30% market share. Through its ‘USS Globe Network’, all 19 auction sites (including 2 USS-R sites) and an additional 14 affiliate auction sites are connected through satellite.
Locations: Fujioka, Fukkuoka, Gunma, Hokuriku, Kobe, Kyushu, Nagoya, Niigata, Okayama, Osaka, Ryustsu, Sapporo, Shizuoka, Tohoku, Tokyo, West Tokyo, Yokohama.
Description: Auction dedicated to reusable (older-model, high-mileage) cars.
Locations: USS-R Tokyo, USS-R Nagoya
40. White Wing
Description: Every Friday
Description: Tuesdays for Tokyo, Thursdays for Osaka
Locations: Osaka, Tokyo