Malaysia 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 Malaysia 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 Malaysia

Malaysia Import Prohibitions

  • Airline tickets, blank stock (NI)
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Any device intended to be prejudicial to the interest of Malaysia or unsuited with peace
  • Articles bearing a reproduction of the coins, currency or bank notes of any country
  • Biological Substance Cat B, UN3373
  • Blank forms
  • Broadcast receivers capable of receiving radio communication within the ranges (68-87) MHz and (18-174) MHz except those designed to receive meteorological broadcasts at spot frequencies (except those for the use of the telecommunication authorities)
  • Bunker oil sample (for analysis)
  • Calendars
  • Ceramic products
  • Certain chemicals including sodium arsenite, crocidolite, Polybrominated Biphenyls, Poly- chlorinated Biphenyls, Poly- chlorinated Terphenyls and Tris (2,3-dibromopropyl) Phosphate
  • Chemicals, Haz and Non-Haz
  • Circuits & circuit boards
  • Clocks/watches
  • Cloth bearing the imprint or reproduction of any verses of the Quran
  • Coal & firewood
  • Cocoa pods, rambutans, pulasan, longan, and nam-nam fruits from the Philippines and Indonesia
  • Coffee and Coffee samples
  • Cologne and Perfume, Haz and Non-Haz
  • Communications equipment
  • Compact discs
  • Computer components & parts
  • Computer software
  • Cosmetics
  • Cotton
  • Cotton seeds
  • Daggers and flick knives
  • Diaries
  • Drugs, Non-Prescription
  • Electronic equipment
  • Electronic games
  • Emblems and devices that are intended or are likely to be used in a manner prejudicial to the interest of the Federation or which would foster purposes prejudicial to the peace and welfare of Malaysia
  • Eye glasses and contacts
  • Fabrics & fabric samples
  • Films: 8mm, 16mm & 35mm
  • Films: entertainment
  • Films: promotional, training
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Foodstuffs
  • Fotolithos
  • Glass products
  • Grain samples
  • Indecent or obscene prints, paintings, photographs, books, cards, engravings, films (including unprocessed films), video tapes, laser discs, colour slides, computer diskettes and any other media or any other indecent or obscene articles
  • Industrial equipment
  • Intoxicating liquors containing more than 3.46 milligrams per litre of lead
  • Invoices, blank
  • Isopropanol
  • Jewelry, costume
  • Labels
  • Laser discs
  • Leather goods
  • Liquids, Haz and Non-Haz
  • Marble products
  • Measuring apparatus
  • Medical/dental supplies & equipment
  • Military equipment
  • Negatives, including x-rays, films
  • Newspapers
  • Oil products
  • Parts, machine & electronic
  • Pens, pencils and other articles resembling syringes
  • Perishables

Malaysia Import Restrictions

  • N/A

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.