I seems as if the problems are over and finally there is an easy, quick and VERY reliable way of purchasing the Thermomix TM31!!!
You can check out eBay.com and you will find some listings!
Here is the direct link to eBay.com Thermomix TM31 search: http://shop.ebay.ca/items/_W0QQ_nkwZthermomixQ20tm31QQ_armrsZ1QQ_fromZR40QQ_mdoZ
I got one through eBay from Canada and I am more than 100% happy!!!