Papua New Guinea 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 Papua New Guinea 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 Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea Import Prohibitions

  • Acids
  • Animal products
  • Articles displaying any nudity
  • ATM Cards
  • Batteries, Haz
  • Bearer Documents
  • Bio Products, Haz
  • Checks, Blank Stock
  • Chemicals, Haz
  • Coffee and Coffee Samples
  • Corrosives
  • Cosmetics, Haz
  • Cotton
  • Cotton seeds
  • Credit Cards
  • Credit Cards Blanks
  • Dangerous Goods as defined by IATA (Intl. Air Transport Association)
  • FedEx Cross Border policy will prohibit the pick-up of ALL shipments that originate in Bangladesh or Egypt and are destined for or transiting through Australia, which includes shipments destined for Papua New Guinea.
  • Flammables
  • Foodstuffs
  • Gambling devices
  • Gases
  • Grain samples
  • Graphite Products
  • Ice, Blue
  • Ice, Dry
  • Ice, Wet
  • Infectious Substances
  • Liquor, Haz
  • Log and timber products from Liberia (wood-chips, poles, post, fence pickets, sheets, flooring, molding, pallet, tool handles, barrels, crates, tableware/kitchenware, shutters, blinds, cases/boxes/chests for jewelry and silverware, clothes hangers, clothespins, toothpicks, etc.)
  • Magnetized Materials
  • Money Orders
  • Oxidizers
  • Paints, Haz
  • Perfume, Haz
  • Perishables
  • Plant products
  • Plants
  • Poisons
  • Pro Forma Invoices
  • Radioactives
  • Raw Furs and Skins
  • Seeds
  • Shipments requiring refrigeration
  • Soil samples
  • Tea
  • Tobacco and Tobacco Leaves
  • Toiletries, Haz

Papua New Guinea 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.

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