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Import/Export

Japan to Singapore

Country Regulations Topics:

Prohibited or Restricted Commodities

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

Shipments of Alcoholic beverages and wines can only be shipped with International Special Commodities (ISC) contract.

Consignee must provide import license (from Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority, AVA) prior to shipments arrival. Duty and tax are applicable.

Any type of narcotic is prohibited.
Electronic Cigarettes are prohibited.
Shipments of toy or gun replicas can only be shipped with an International Special Commodities (ISC) contract. This type of commodity is restricted by Singapore Police Arms & Explosive Branch (AEB) for their import, export and also transshipment in Singapore. Approval must be obtained from the local authority prior to import or transship via Singapore.

The controlled items include Firearms , Air Gun, Airsoft Gun, Paintball Markers, Spear Gun, Taser or Stun Gun, Swords, All form of Fireworks including Sparklers and Pop-Pop and Pyrotechnic devices.

Sports & hunting knives of 9 centimeters long or more and ALL military knives are subject to approval from Arms & Explosive Department.
Personal Effects cannot be shipped between these countries

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