Prohibited Items - Flying Cargo Bulgaria Ltd.

Prohibited Items - Flying Cargo Bulgaria Ltd.

Shipments Within the U.S.
  1. Cash and currency.
  2. Live animals, except as provided in the Live Animals and Ornamental Marine Life (Including Live Fish) section. (Edible seafood, such as live lobsters, crabs or other types of fish and shellfish for human consumption, is acceptable, provided the shipper is in compliance with all local, state and federal laws.)
  3. Animal carcasses. (Animal heads and other parts for taxidermy may be accepted but must be properly packaged. This restriction does not apply to properly packaged meat or poultry products intended for human consumption.)
  4. Human corpses, human body parts, human embryos, or cremated or disinterred human remains.
  5. Shipments that require us to obtain a local, state or federal license for their transportation.
  6. Shipments that may cause damage or delay to equipment, personnel or other shipments.
  7. Lottery tickets and gambling devices where prohibited by local, state or federal law.
  8. Hazardous waste, including, but not limited to, used hypodermic needles or syringes, or other medical waste.
  9. Packages that are wet, leaking or emit an odor of any kind.
  10. Live insects.
  11. Shipments or commodities that are prohibited by applicable local, state or federal law.
  12. Waste or garbage for disposal.
International Express Shipments
  1. APO/FPO/DPO addresses.
  2. C.O.D. shipments.
  3. Human corpses, human organs or body parts, human and animal embryos, or cremated or disinterred human remains.
  4. Explosives (Class 1.4 explosives are acceptable for carriage to Canada, Germany, France, Japan, United Arab Emirates and United Kingdom. Note: United Arab Emirates only allows Class 1.4 explosives to be shipped hold-for-pickup to the FedEx Express facility in Dubai.)
  5. Firearms, weaponry and their parts (acceptable between the U.S. and Puerto Rico).
  6. Perishable foodstuffs and foods and beverages requiring refrigeration or other environmental control.
  7. Live animals including insects, except as provided in the Live Animals section in the FedEx Service Guide. (Call the FedEx Live Animal Desk at 1.800.405.9052.)
  8. Plants and plant material, including cut flowers (cut flowers are acceptable from the U.S. to selected points in Canada and from Colombia, Ecuador and the Netherlands to the U.S.).
  9. Lottery tickets and gambling devices where prohibited by local, state, provincial or national law.
  10. Money (coins, cash, currency, paper money and negotiable instruments equivalent to cash such as endorsed stocks, bonds and cash letters).
  11. Pornographic and/or obscene material.
  12. Shipments* being processed under:
    1. Duty drawback claims unless advance arrangements are made.
    2. Temporary Import Bonds – acceptable under the FedEx International Broker Select option, for initial import only.
    3. U.S. State Department licenses.
    4. Carnets
    5. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration export permit.
    6. Letters of Credit. Shipments subject to Letters of Credit are generally prohibited, with the exception of shipments subject to Letters of Credit calling for a “courier receipt,” as defined by Article 25 of UCP 600, shipped using the FedEx Expanded Service International Air Waybill.
    7. Certificate of Registration shipments (CF4455).
  13. Hazardous waste, including, but not limited to, used hypodermic needles or syringes or other medical waste.
  14. Shipments that may cause damage to, or delay of, equipment, personnel or other shipments.
  15. Shipments that require us to obtain any special license or permit for transportation, importation or exportation.
  16. Shipments or commodities whose carriage, importation or exportation is prohibited by any law, statute or regulation.
  17. Shipments with a declared value for customs in excess of that permitted for a specific destination. (See the Declared Value for Carriage and Limits of Liability section.).
  18. Dangerous goods except as permitted under the Dangerous Goods section of these terms and conditions.
  19. Processed or unprocessed dead animals, including insects and pets. Taxidermy-finished hunting trophies or completely processed (dried) specimens of whole animals or parts of animals are acceptable for shipment into the U.S.
  20. Packages that are wet, leaking or emit an odor of any kind.
  21. Wildlife products that require U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service export clearance by FedEx prior to exportation from the U.S.
  22. In-bond shipments destined to or being withdrawn from a Foreign Trade Zone or bonded warehouse, unless the FedEx International Broker Select option is selected for U.S. import shipments, or the FedEx International Controlled Export service option is selected for U.S. export shipments.
IP1/IXF Shipments The following items and types of consignments will not be accepted for transportation via FedEx International Premium (IP1) and FedEx International Express Freight (IXF) service under any circumstances:
  • Articles or products from animals or plants protected under CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora)
  • Bees
  • Bearer Bonds
  • Bills of Exchange
  • Cash, currency, negotiable instruments
  • Cash on Delivery (C.O.D.) shipments
  • Gambling devices
  • Hazardous Waste
  • Human remains
  • Live fish
  • Live household pets
  • Live monkeys
  • Lottery tickets and materials
  • Money (paper and coins)
  • Negotiable instruments (stocks, bonds, cash letters, and other negotiable instruments equivalent to cash)
  • Pornography
  • Shipments prohibited by any law, statute, or regulation
  • Switchblade and flick knives
In addition to the standard FedEx prohibited items
  • Gold
  • Jewelry
  • Plants
  • Precious Metals
  • Precious Stones
  • All products containing the biocide dimethylfumarate (DMF).
* Some of the items listed above could be transported as Dangerous Goods.


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