Prohibited & Limited Items

Items grown on farms or in gardens or items used when cultivating soil; planting; raising, and harvesting plants, crops, fruits and vegetables.

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Seeds
- Hay
- Corn
- Soybeans
- Soil
- Grain
- Feed
- Mowers
- Tractors

Alcohol, beer and wine is prohibited to ship on all carriers

Examples:
- Wine - This item may not be shipped to your country
- Liquor - This item may not be shipped to your country
- Beer - This item may not be shipped to your country

Animals or parts of animals

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Live Animals
- Dead Animals
- Animal Parts
- Animal Tissue
- Animal furs
- Animal skin

Works of art, collectible objects, antiques of high value or considerable age.

Examples:
- Artwork, Collectibles, etc...- Limited to a value no greater than $5,000 USD
- Figurines - Limited to a value no greater than $5,000 USD
- Paintings or Sculptures - Limited to a value no greater than $5,000 USD
- Memorabilia - Limited to a value no greater than $5,000 USD
- Antiques - This item may not be shipped to your country
- Works of art - This item may not be shipped to your country

Biological substances that may contain contagions or other hazardous substances.

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Bodily Fluids
- Cell Cultures
- Lab Reagents
- Medical Specimens
- Tissue Samples
- Tear gas
- Human Remains

Cannabidiol, CBD oil, CBD capsules and other CBD products. A derivative product of the marijuana plant (Cannabis sativa L). Whether or not containing THC.

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- CBD oil

Mobile phones , smartphones, portable telephone that use wireless cellular technology to send and receive phone signals and other data.

Examples:
- Cell Phone - Must be packed in special packaging such as a rigid container. Please place a special request asking for this to be completed. Maximum weight per package is 5kg. If more than two cell phones, cannot ship via USPS, airmail or Aramex.

Raw chemicals but also some adhesives, pastes, sealants, cosmetics like peroxide, precursors for chemical weapons, etc... Refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet from the manufacturer to determine if the product can ship.

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Dry Ice
- Adhesives
- Sealants
- Precursors to Chemical Weapons
- Peroxide
- Crazy Glue Adhesive
- Disinfectants

Acids or bases that can react and cause corroding or eating away of a substance. Refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet from the manufacturer to determine if the product is corrosive or not.

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Hydrochloric Acid
- Sulfuric Acid
- Lye
- Some Cleaners
- Cosmetic derma-peel
- Battery fluid
- Dyes
- Iodine

Items not produced by the original manufacturer in violation of copyright/trademark laws

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Knock-offs
- Pirated Goods
- Imitation products

Drug-related items restricted or banned by US law

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Narcotics
- Illegal Drugs
- Drug Paraphernalia
- Drug Devices
- CBD
- Marijuana

A cigarette-shaped smoking or vaping device containing a liquid that is vaporized and inhaled, used to simulate the experience of smoking. Electronic cigarettes and related supplies and accessories including refill packs.

Examples:
- e-cigarettes - This item may not be shipped to your country
- e-cigarette parts - This item may not be shipped to your country

Liquid used in e-cigarette devices and vaping devices

Examples:
- E-Juice - This item may not be shipped to your country
- E-liquid - This item may not be shipped to your country

Items requiring an ECCN (Export Control Classification Number). Often relating to airplane and aerospace parts or computer parts. telecommunication devices, etc...

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Large microprocessors (like those used by satelite companies and space agencies)
- Aircraft Parts
- Aerospace Parts

electronic components, devices, or equipment

Examples:
- Electric fishing equipment - This item may not be shipped to your country
- Sim Cards - This item may not be shipped to your country

Cameras for recording images without subject knowing

Examples:
- Hidden Cameras - This item may not be shipped to your country
- Drones - This item may not be shipped to your country

Internal combustion engines, gas powered engines, like the kind used in a motor vehicle or other machine

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Internal combustion engines

Items susceptible to explosion or combustion

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Class 1 Dangerous Goods
- Flares
- Gun Powder
- Matches
- Fireworks
- Flashbangs
- Smoke Grenades
- Ammunition/cartridges
- Detonators
- Fuses
- Primers
- Air bag inflators

Items related to guns or other devices designed to inflect damage by launching one or more projectiles at a high speed.

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Air Guns
- Ammunition
- Gunpowder
- Paintball Guns and Balls
- Magazines
- Scopes/Sights
- Stun Guns
- Tasers
- Gun Parts
- Replica Firearms
- Firearm related products
- Gunsmithing Equipment
- Reloading Devices
- Imitation Firearms

Items are capable of being easily ignited and of burning quickly. Refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet from the manufacturer to determine if the product is indeed flammable or combustible.

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Epoxy
- Glue
- Fuel
- Matches
- Lighters
- Paint
- Nail Polish
- Hand Sanitizer
- Cellulose Nitrate Film
- Flammable Essential Oils

All food and beverage items

Examples:
- Non perishable foodstuff (including vitamins, pet food, etc) - If shipping via Boxberry, limited to 3 items per package

Any item or agent (biological, chemical, radiological, and/or physical), which has the potential to cause harm to humans, animals, or the environment. Any item classed as Dangerous Goods. Refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet from the manufacturer to determine if the product can indeed ship.

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Fire Extinguishers
- Antifreeze
- Chemical Strippers
- Chlorine Bleach
- Drain Cleaners
- Anything regulated by DOT as hazardous

Bodies and / or ashes

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Ashes

Personal ornaments, such as necklaces, rings, or bracelets, that are typically made from or contain jewels and precious metal.

Examples:
- Jewelry with a value greater than $5,000 US (in countries not serviced by DHL, the limit is $2,499). Jewelry below $2,499 must ship PE or boxberry or Priority Parcel only.
- Precious Metal - This item may not be shipped to your country
- Watches - This item may not be shipped to your country

Tool with a cutting edge or blade, hand-held or otherwise, with most having a handle

Examples:
- Knives - OK to ship via USPS only. Requires a certificate of conformity or type approval for Boxberry.

Written or printed communication and material, sent in an envelope. Including notes, cards, note cards, credit cards & bank cards, manuscripts, bank statements and bills.

Examples:
- Letters - Cannot ship via PonyExpress or Boxberry.
- Documents - Cannot ship via PonyExpress or Boxberry.

Items used as currency or for payment

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Currency
- Coins
- Stamps
- Gold Bullion
- Money Instruments
- Cash
- Credit Cards
- Gambling Devices
- Lottery Tickets
- Checks
- Tokens

Items used for aiding in the diagnosis, monitoring or treatment of medical conditions. Medical/Dental equipment and supplies

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Prescription devices
- Dental equipment
- Veterinary equipment

Any dietary supplement or herbal supplement that is intended to provide nutrients that may otherwise not be consumed in sufficient quantities; for example, vitamins, minerals, proteins, amino acids or other nutritional substances.

Examples:
- All nutritional supplements - LImited to 3 items per package

Protective or decorative coating. Refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet from the manufacturer to determine if the product can indeed ship.

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Flammable Paint
- Spray-paint
- Paint thinner
- Printing Ink

Perfumes, colognes and fragrant/aromatic liquids typically made from essential oils or extracts from flowers and spices, used to impart a pleasant smell.

Examples:
- Perfume & Cologne - Must be shipped via Pony Express. Limit is 500 mL per bottle, and max weight per package of 30 kg. Area restrictions may apply. A Dangerous Goods Fee may apply.

A substance that is capable of causing the illness or death of a living organism when introduced or absorbed.

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Class 6.1 and 6.2 items
- Nicotine
- Rat Poison
- Toxic Materials

Printed, audio or visual material relating to the government or the public affairs of a country.

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Books
- Pamphlets
- Audio Recordings
- Video Recordings

Printed or visual material containing the explicit description or display of sexual organs or activity.

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Books
- Magazines
- Videos
- Pictures

A pharmaceutical drug that legally requires a medical prescription from a doctor to be dispensed.

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Prescription Drugs
- Viagra
- Steroids

Items emitting or relating to the emission of ionizing radiation or particle. Items will be marked with a radioactive placard.

Examples of items that cannot be shipped:
- Radioactive Material
- Medical isotopes
- Density gauges

US Postage Stamps. For collectible stamps please see Art and Antiques.

Examples:
- Uncancelled/unused US postage stamps - This item may not be shipped to your country

Items of worth for collecting or trading subject to restriction

Examples:
- Watches - This item may not be shipped to your country

Any dietary supplement or herbal supplement that is intended to provide nutrients that may otherwise not be consumed in sufficient quantities; for example, vitamins, minerals, proteins, amino acids or other nutritional substances.

Examples:
- Health Supplements - Limited to 2 items per package

All items made from the hard fibrous material from a tree or shrub.

Examples:
- Unprocessed Wood Products - This item may not be shipped to your country