Taiwan 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 Taiwan territory-specific list to help determine whether or not your product is prohibited or restricted for shipment.

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Territory Specific List for Taiwan

Taiwan Import Prohibitions

  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Ammunition
  • Animal products
  • Animal skins
  • Articles infringing the rights of patents, of design, of trademarks, and the copyrights of other persons;
  • Bonds
  • Books, magazines, pictures and other articles, that are obscene and indecent;
  • Bunker oil sample (for analysis)
  • Coffee and Coffee Samples
  • Communistic Material
  • Compact discs
  • Cotton seeds
  • Counterfeit coins, negotiable securities, bank notes and plates or dies for printing or casting counterfeit currencies
  • Drugs, Prescription and Non-Prescription
  • Electronic equipment
  • Fabrics & fabric samples
  • Films: 8mm, 16mm & 35mm
  • Films: entertainment
  • Films: promotional, training
  • Foodstuffs
  • Gambling apparatus, lottery tickets and other similar prize tickets issued in foreign countries
  • Illicit Drugs and Prescriptions
  • Labels
  • Laser discs
  • Medical samples
  • Military equipment
  • Oil products
  • Other contraband as specified in other laws
  • Perishables
  • Phones/modems
  • Plant products
  • Plants
  • Publications and other articles propagating communism;
  • Radioactives
  • Seeds
  • Seeds (poppy/coco/marijuana)
  • Soil
  • Stamps
  • Tapes, audio cassettes
  • Tapes, video cassettes
  • Tea
  • Telecommunications equipment
  • Textile articles
  • Tobacco and Tobacco Leaves
  • Toys

Taiwan 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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