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List of Items Prohibited or Restricted to Import

List of Items Prohibited or Restricted to Import

Category Item Example
Dangerous goods Weapons and chemical weapons -
Specified hazardous wastes -
Inactive explosive devices and ammunition, and imitations thereof -
Igniting agents Ignition agents
Flash agents
Smoke-producing agents
Smoke powder
Explosives Black powder for hunting or mines
Ignition devices
Fuses
Smoke candles
Flares
Ammunition
Fireworks
Safety fuses
Crackers
Detonating explosives and initiating explosives Dynamites
Pyrotechnics Cartridges
Blanks
Primers
Explosion tubes
Ignitable materials -
Flammable materials Adhesive agents
Alcohols
Gasoline
Synthetic detergents
Thinner
Matches
Charcoal
Kerosene
Printing ink
Paints
Perfume
Nail polish
Nail polish removers
Gases Air cylinders
Lighters for smoking
Spray cans
Tires (inflated)
Fire extinguishers
Hydrogen peroxide solution -
Materials that emit toxic/malodorous gas or steam -
Radioactive substances -
Poisonous/infectious substances Solid bactericides
Rodenticides
Disinfectants
Herbicides
Insecticide-fungicide combination
Viruses
Cutlery Scissors
Kitchen knives
Cutters
Saws
Other hazardous substances and items that include environmental toxins Dry ices
Life-saving equipment
Magnets
Oxidizer and organic peroxide Bleaching agents
Compact oxygen generators for personal use
Corrosive substances Batteries
Corrosive cleaning solution
Lithium batteries Lithium batteries that are not attached to or integrated in equipment
Narcotics and drugs Narcotics -
Psychotropic substances -
Cannabis -
Opium -
Poppy straw -
Stimulants -
Drug related articles -
Tobacco -
Pharmaceuticals Cold remedies
Counterfeits and infringement of intellectual property rights Items that infringe or violate any copyright, trademark, publicity right, privacy right or ownership under applicable laws Counterfeits or pirated items
Items that encourage, promote, help or direct others to conduct an illegal act -
Obscenity Child pornography -
Obscene or immoral items -
Living things Those the import of which violates the Washington Convention Ivory
Tortoiseshell
Leather products
Birds and other animals, processed goods thereof and birds’ eggs -
Plants and any part thereof -
Living animals -
Food and drink Items that require temperature control and perishables -
Alcoholic beverages -
Perishable foods -
Meat products -
Raw rice -
Dairy products -
Valuables Valuables Cash
Travelers’ checks
Postage stamps
Gold and silver
Gem stones
Gift vouchers
Others Items that are prohibited to be imported or distributed in the destined country -
Items that are prohibited to be moved or distributed under laws and regulations -
Baggage that is beyond the prescribed size -
Items that are subject to import restrictions in each country -
Items that cannot be transported by air -
Items that are not permitted to be handled by carriers under conditions of carriage -