NOT acceptable for transport
The following commodities are NOT acceptable for transport by American eBox
– UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES, including domestic (USA) moves.
• Live Animals, Reptiles, Snakes, Birds, Insects (other than those listed below for domestic transit under restricted commodities)
• All Samsung Galaxy Note7 and Samsung Note7 devices
• Loose lithium metal batteries under IATA PI968 section II
• Firearms (Parts thereof including paintball, pellet guns, air rifles, etc.)
[Except for Domestic exceptions listed below under restricted commodities]
• Drugs / Narcotics (illegal)
• Human remains (including ashes)
• Counterfeit or Pirated goods or material
Any item(s), the carriage of which is prohibited by any law, regulation or statute of any federal, state or local government to or through which the shipment may be carried.
MAY be acceptable for transport
The following commodities MAY be acceptable for transport by DHL with pre-approval of DHL Risk Management, if certain conditions or circumstances are fulfilled. Please contact DHL Sales Representative at 800-CALL DHL for more information. Additional fees may apply.
(e.g. beer, wine, spirits). Domestic (USA) wine carriage only from licensed distributors. Adult signature required. Outside the U.S. may be acceptable to send wine, beer and spirits from licensed distributors.
(Limited to non-venomous, frogs, insects, lizards, tortoises, sea life, and worms). Domestic (USA) transportation only under certain conditions. Not permitted to be sent outside the U.S. DHL is not liable for degradation of goods due to delays. Shipments must be sent through Express Air Service.
(Hazardous or combustible materials, including asbestos and ammunition, as defined by 49CFR, ICAO/IATA or by applicable sea or road transport regulations). Domestic (USA), including Puerto Rico, and Canada transportation only under certain conditions. Not permitted to be sent outside the U.S. or Canada with the exception of dry ice, diagnostic specimens (UN3373) and EQ’s (Excepted Quantities) to certain predefined sectors.
Lithium Ion Batteries
• All lithium metal batteries - Lithium metal batteries are generally non-rechargeable and contain metallic lithium
• Loose lithium ion batteries - Lithium ion batteries do not contain metallic lithium and are rechargeable
(Parts thereof including paintball, pellet guns, air rifles, etc.). Domestic (USA) transportation only from and to licensed dealers. Domestic firearms must be rendered mechanically not fireable.
Not permitted to be sent outside the U.S.
Industrial Diamonds / Carbons
For values over USD 10,000.
Over individual unit values of USD 100 (finished jewelry
(Currency and Bullion is prohibited). Domestic (USA) exceptions for certain other negotiable instruments. American eBox has no liability for negotiable value. Negotiable instruments in bearer form not permitted to be sent outside the U.S.
Precious Metals and Stones
(Including unfinished Jewelry).
Domestic (USA) restricted (shipments of cigarettes to individual consumers is prohibited). Adult signature required. Outside the U.S. many countries have specific import restrictions. Please contact Customer Service at 754-777-8873 for details.