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Goods prohibited to export from the USA

January 31, 2018

Please note that the list of prohibited and restricted items includes but not limited to the items mentioned below. 

USPS Priority and FedEx Economy prohibited items

Prohibited items cannot be shipped under any circumstances. If received, Shipping Storm will return to customer and applicable charges will apply. If one of the items in package is prohibited, Shipping Storm will remove and return it to customer and applicable charges will apply, while other legal items will be processed and shipped.

  • $2500 or more in value
  • Agricultural supplies
  • Animals
  • Batteries, car (or any wet cell battery) Class 8 – Corrosives Batteries, dry cell batteries, lithium (packaged separately from device)
  • Chemicals
  • Chemistry kits
  • Cigarettes and Smokeless Tobacco
  • Cleaning fluids
  • Compressed Gases
  • Corrosive
  • Corrosives, liquid or solid.
  • Counterfeit and Pirated Items
  • Cryogenic
  • Currency
  • Cylinders
  • Diagnostic specimens
  • Drugs and other controlled substances
  • Dry ice (carbon dioxide solid).
  • Explosives or explosive devices.
  • Firearms (including imitation and replica firearms)
  • Fireworks
  • Flammable Materials. Liquids and Solids, including matches.
  • Infectious substances
  • Intoxicating beverages
  • Liquefied gas
  • Magnetized material
  • Magnets
  • Medical/Biological Samples
  • Military ordnance, ammunition, and shells.
  • Nonflammable with an absolute pressure exceeding 40 psi at 70°F or 104 psi at 130°F.
  • Oxidizers and Organic Peroxides
  • Paint, paint removers, or varnish removers
  • Perishable items
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Plants
  • Poisonous and Infectious
  • Poisons, irritants, controlled substances, and drug paraphernalia.
  • Pyrophoric, flammable, or combustible liquids with a closed cup flash point below 200°F.
  • Radioactive Materials
  • Solvents
  • Tobacco
  • Toxic substances
  • Vaccines


USPS Priority and FedEx Economy restricted items

Restricted items can be shipped under specific circumstances. Check with our manager for availability.

  • Automobile parts

  • Batteries, lithium (installed within device)
  • Barometers, manometers and sphygmomanometers
  • Blades/Knives
  • Breathing apparatus
  • Camping gear
  • Cigarette lighters
  • Corrosives
  • Cosmetics
  • Dental supplies
  • Diving equipment
  • Electrical equipment
  • Electrically powered apparatus (wheelchairs, lawnmowers, etc.)
  • Fertilizers, pesticides, herbicides
  • Food
  • Instruments
  • Laboratory equipment
  • Liquids, liquefiable substances and powders
  • Machinery parts
  • Manufactured items, such as thermometers
  • Medical supplies
  • Religious material
  • Perfume
  • Pet Food
  • Vape Liquids or E‐Liquids
  • Wooden Items
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