Sensitive Goods & Prohibited Goods

Sensitive goods and List of items that are prohibited or restricted for shipping

Boxku providing collect/forwarding service as an agent, we are not to be held responsible for any illegal actions customers make. Sensitive goods and prohibited goods are distinguishing inspection labels for goods exported to other countries at Chinese customs ports. The use of non-sensitive airfreight for goods classified as sensitive may result in delays or even a ban on export from China. General cargo is not subject to inspection. Please check the following list of Sensitive and Prohibited Goods carefully before using Boxku's forwarding or purchasing services:

Prohibited- not acceptable

  • Animals, fish, birds (live)
  • Banderols/ tax stickers
  • Bullion (of any precious metal)
  • “cash like” negotiable instruments in bearer form
  • Complete firearms, ammunition, explosives and weapons
  • Food or perishable items
  • Human remains or ashes
  • Illegal goods
  • Imitation (replica) firearms, weapons, explosive devices or ammunition
  • Stamp

Sensitive Goods

  • Counterfeit or cottage/authentic goods
  • Genuine dolls
  • High value commodities
  • Jewellery and goldware
  • Liquids
  • Powder
  • Drugs
  • CD-ROM
  • VIDEO
  • Genuine Goods
  • Electromagnetic
  • Electrical
  • Sharp objects
  • foods

Conditional- at times acceptable

  • Antiques, works of art, fine art
  • Dangerous goods
  • Designer clothing, apparel, accessories
  • Drugs (legal) and pharmaceutical products
  • Mobile telephones, accessories, microprocessors and electronic components
  • Medical samples

Restricted – may be acceptable

  • Firearms parts
  • Items that could be used as weapons
  • Furs and ivory
  • Insects, larvae, pupae etc.
  • Jewelry and objects constructed of precious metals and/ or sones
  • Loose precious stones
  • Medical samples
  • Negotiable instruments in bearer form
  • Tobacco
  • Toy guns
  • Watches and costume jewelry
  • Aerosol
  • Aftershaves
  • Air Bag
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Ammunition
  • Animals Of Any Form (Alive Or Dead)
  • Antiques
  • Any form of Liquid
  • Any Item Containing Petrol (Liquid, Gas Or Fumes)
  • Articles of Unusual value
  • Batteries
  • Biological Samples
  • Bullions
  • Cash, Credit Cards, Debit Cards
  • Chainsaw
  • Cheques
  • Christmas Crackers
  • Coin, gold and silver billion
  • Counterfeit Currency
  • Counterfeit or pirated goods and materials
  • Cyanides or precipitates
  • Dangerous Goods
  • Driving Licence
  • Drugs (Including Prescription)
  • Dust
  • Engines
  • Electronic Devices/Products
  • Filth
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Food (Except For Aladdin Cool)
  • Furs
  • Hazardous Goods
  • Human Remains
  • Infectious Substances
  • Jewellery
  • Knives
  • Lighter
  • Lottery Tickets
  • Milk Powder
  • Money/Cash/Currency
  • Nail Varnish
  • Narcotics
  • Oil
  • Paint
  • Passport
  • Perfumes
  • Perishable Goods
  • Plant
  • Precious metals and stones
  • Replica Weapons
  • Seatbelt Tensioner
  • Seeds
  • Settee
  • Sinks
  • Slush Syrup
  • Sofa
  • Stamps (Unless Franked)
  • Steering Wheel
  • Tobacco
  • Toilets
  • War savings
  • Weapons
  • Windscreen

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