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Import/Export

Japan to Israel

Country Regulations Topics:

Prohibited or Restricted Commodities

In addition to the prohibited commodities listed here, it is prohibited to ship the following commodities to Israel.

Electronic Cigarettes can only be shipped with an International Special Commodities (ISC) contract.

Electronic Cigarettes require a Standard of Institutes Permit to be imported.

Shipments of jewelry can be shipped as long as the value does not exceed US$500.00 or the local currency equivalent per package.

Jewelry for which the retail price is lower than US$150.00 per item and which do not contain precious metal(s) and/or stone(s) are considered costume jewelry and can be shipped only up to this value from the origin country.

Shipments of gold & silver Jewelry require a Certificate of Origin and authorization from the Institute of Standards.

Only kitchen and housekeeping knives with a blade smaller than 10 cm can be imported.
Sand collectors swords with dull blades can also be imported.
Please refer to general restrictions for knives under Restricted Commodities.
Medical shipments require a special Import License provided by the Israeli Ministry of Health. Shipments of medicine without the Import License are not permitted. Medicine for personal use is prohibited.
Personal Effects cannot be shipped between these countries

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