Chile Prohibited and Restricted Items

FedEx Cross Border is unable to ship prohibited and non-approved restricted items on behalf of its customers.

FedEx Cross Border has prepared a global list of prohibited and restricted items that apply regardless of a shipment's destination. In addition to these global prohibitions and restrictions, individual countries or territories may impose further prohibitions or restrictions on the importation of certain items.

You can refer to the FedEx Cross Border global lists and the Chile country-specific list to help determine whether or not your product is prohibited or restricted for shipment.

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Country Specific List for Chile

Chile Import Prohibitions

  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Animal products
  • Animal skins
  • Asbestos in any form or incorporated into other products
  • Chemicals, Haz and Non-Hazardous
  • Coffee and Coffee Samples
  • Cologne and Perfume, Haz and Non-Haz
  • Computer software
  • Cosmetics
  • Cotton
  • Cotton seeds
  • Dangerous Goods as defined by IATA (Intl. Air Transport Association)
  • Diskettes
  • Drugs, Prescription and Non-Prescription
  • Films: 8mm, 16mm & 35mm
  • Films: entertainment
  • Films: promotional, training
  • Foodstuffs
  • Grain samples
  • Knives (except for cutlery)
  • Medical samples
  • Microfiche & microfilm
  • Narcotics
  • Personal effects
  • Plants and Plant Products
  • Seeds
  • Substances containing sodium/calcium cyclamate
  • Tapes, audio cassettes
  • Tapes, computer
  • Tapes, video cassettes
  • Tea
  • Tobacco
  • Transparencies
  • Used motorcycles
  • Used passenger and cargo vehicles for tourism
  • Used tires

Chile Import Restrictions

The importation of pharmaceutical specialties, cosmetics, and most biological and biochemical preparations require prior registration with the Institute of Public Health (Instituto de Salud Publica), and may be subject to special labeling and other requirements, depending on the nature of the product.

Contact the FedEx Cross Border Compliance Team

Please note that these lists are provided as a reference only. For any questions about prohibited and restricted items, email the FedEx Cross Border Compliance team.