The following items are prohibited to ship:

  • Firearms, signal guns , air guns , gas arms , ammunition, cold steel arms (including throwing weapons), electric shock devices and spark gaps, as well as major parts of a firearm
  • Narcotics of any origin, psychotropic substances
  • Radioactive substances
  • Gunpowder, explosive, corrosive, flammable and other hazardous substances
  • Drugs, food supplements, vitamins
  • Animals and plants
  • Food, alcoholic beverages, cigarettes
  • Human remains and organs
  • Antiques
  • Jewelry, precious metals and stones
  • Works of art
  • Cash and cash instruments in any form: money orders, checks, vouchers, securities, bonds, coupons, promotions, credit cards
  • Postage stamps
  • Products and publication of obscene content, pornography of any kind
  • Items prohibited by the World Association of Transport
  • Items which require export licensing by the State Department or Commerce Department must be accompanied by a license
  • Items that may pose a risk to workers, transporting parcels, soil or damage other items and equipment by their nature or packaging.

Additionally the following items are prohibited on air shipments:

  • Bengal lights and fireworks
  • Gases in any package, including pepper and tear gases
  • Flammable liquids, perfumes, colognes, nail polishes, etc.
  • Any fuel and empty containers from it
  • All paints and its solvents
  • Radioactive materials
  • Corrosion inhibitors
  • Pipe cleaners
  • Oxygen-rich substances
  • Containers with aerosols
  • Cylinders for scuba diving
  • Tanks for propane
  • CO2 tanks
  • Arms and ammunition
  • Gunpowder
  • Dry ice
  • A tool that runs on fuel
  • Lighters and its filling
  • Matches
  • Rechargeable batteries, power supplies, batteries
  • Alcohol-based agents, perfumes, nail polishes and hair
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Absorbers, and other used spare parts or containing lubricating fluids and materials

A specific list of restricted items can be found on your countries customs website.

For a free quote, please use our Cost Calculator. You will have to enter the origin and destination along with the weight and we will provide you with an accurate shipping price.

You have the choice between two options:

  • Air - This is the quickest option with delivery taking about a week from most locations. 
  • Sea - This option is the most cost effective, but it will take at least a month before packages are delivered.

For your convenience we have drop off locations nationwide. You can find the closest drop off point by clicking on Agent Locations.

$100 total loss insurance is included with each package. If more insurance is required, it can be purchased for a cost of 5% of the insured value.

Each country has different rules on how much can be sent without paying duties or taxes. We provide a general guide on the right-hand side of this page. You can also find this information by visiting your countries customs website.

If you have a specific question you can call us at (708)907-3001