Usage Guide

Items That Cannot Be Forwarded

The following articles, such as explosives that could pose a danger on board an aircraft or ship, cannot be shipped.
*Below are typical examples of prohibited goods. Even items not displayed may fall under the category of prohibited goods and so cannot be shipped.
If you have any questions regarding whether or not something can be shipped, please kindly contact customer service before ordering.

  • Fireworks
  • Crackers
  • Gunpowder
  • Flares
  • Smoke Cannisters
  • Fuses
  • Ignition Wire
  • Spray Cans
  • Lighter Refill Gas
  • Diving Cylinders
  • Camping Gas
  • Gas for Portable Gas Stove
  • Portable Gas Stove
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Oxygen Cylinders
  • Gas Lighters
  • Gas Cylinders
  • Perfume
  • Oil Lighters
  • Lighter Fuel
  • Paints
  • Chemical Products
  • Adhesives
  • Alcoholic Beverages (alcohol content more than 60%)
  • Hair Care (alcohol content more than 25%)
  • Gasoline
  • Nail Polish
  • Aroma Oils
  • Charcoal
  • Activated Carbon Filters, Charcoal Products
  • Matches
  • Engines
  • Dry Ice
  • Magnets
  • Seatbelt Pretensioners
  • Air Bag Systems
  • Stoves
  • Small Oxygen Generators
  • Peroxide
  • Bleach
  • Hair Color
  • Insecticide
  • Pesticide
  • Viruses
  • Hospital Waste
  • Diagnostic Specimens
  • Radioactive Material
  • Liquid Batteries
  • Mercury Compounds
  • Hydrochloric Acid
Narcotics Narcotics & psychotropic Agents
Live Animals Live Animals
Pornographic Material Obscene or immoral material

Check the details on prohibited articles at the International Mail website.(日本語)(English)(中文)(한국어
・Articles prohibited by the Universal Postal Convention & other regulations
・Articles prohibited by the Postal Act
・Dangerous articles ineligible for international mailing

  1. Explosives
  2. Gases
  3. Flammable Liquids
  4. Flammable solids, pyrophoric materials, materials that generate flammable gas upon contact with water
  5. Oxidizable materials & organic peroxides
  6. Toxic and/or infectious substances
  7. Radioactive Material
  8. Corrosive Substances
  9. Harmful materials including ones that damage the environment

Articles prohibited in each country

Information on articles prohibited in each country