Prohibited and Restricted Items

Prohibited Items

  • Animals
  • Antiques (fragile and/or breakable)
  • Asbestos
  • Bullion
  • Chewing gum
  • Currency
  • Dangerous goods, hazardous or combustible materials as defined in IATA regulations
  • Drugs/Narcotics (illegal) e.g., marijuana, hemp, opium, cocaine, morphine, heroin
  • Cigarette
  • Fire crackers
  • Firearms, parts thereof and ammunition
  • Fur, Endangered animals/plants
  • Human remains, ashes
  • Jewellery, precious metals and stones
  • Ivory
  • Pornography
  • Counterfeit trademark goods
  • Property, the carriage of which is prohibited by any law, regulation or stature of any federal, state or local government of any country to or through which the shipment may be carried.


Restricted Items

Restricted items can be sent only in the case that the shipper and consignee can provide an export/import permit and any document required by the Customs, Laws and Regulations of related government agencies.

  • Alcoholic beverages like beer, wine, spirits
  • Animal products, plant products and plants
  • Costume jewellery
  • Drugs and pharmaceutical products
  • Industrial diamonds
  • Medical samples like blood, urine, tissue
  • Antiques, collectible and/or irreplaceable items – any item worth more than its original purchase price or that is not commonly available
  • Non-fragile antiques or objects of artlike works of art, fine art
  • Perishable items like dry ice, flowers, foodstuff