Freedom of choice
Freedom of choice

The restrictions on the export of goods


What is a trip without Souvenirs? Bright baubles, ethnic clothes, traditional drinks and treats not only create a good mood and remind of a great conducted on vacation, but quite a long time after the memorable journey to used in the daily life (or gladly eaten together with friends and family).

But, before to explore the impressions and Souvenirs, you should definitely specify what you can take from the country you are visiting to your holiday was not marred by unexpected incidents customs or at the airport.

Service Online Tikets have prepared for you a short list of Souvenirs, banned for export from the most popular tourist countries. With it, you will easily be able to make the list available to export local products to any country.

Customs regulations of Cuba

In Cuba banned export of books, documents and artifacts of historical value, precious metals, sea shells, bark and wood of valuable species of trees, of hides and skins of rare animals, and feathers of exotic birds.

Without payment of duty to export up to 23 cigars. A larger number is taken strictly in sealed original packaging and only with the presentation of the receipt. Products made of crocodile leather and jewelry items customs can only pass in stock license issued in the store when purchasing these goods.

Customs regulations in Dominican Republic

In Dominican Republic banned export the core of a palm tree and some species of orchids and historical significant items. For a tourist the maximum number of cigars that he can export – 50.

Customs regulations of Mexico

In Mexico banned export of rare animals and birds in a living form and in the form of stuffed animals. Can not be exported precious metals (except Souvenirs and jewellery), Antiques and archaeological value.

Customs regulations Turkey

In Turkey banned export of antiquities and Antiques, you can not take things, whose age is 100 years or more. To confirm the age of your acquisition you will need to provide customs a certificate in the local Museum.

Also banned the export of Turkish carpets. A Turkish jewelry, you can take out to the amount of 15 thousand dollars.

Customs regulations in Egypt

In Egypt banned export of coral, Antiques, sea urchins, shells, stuffed reptiles, ivory and articles of it. Limited export of gold and jewelry (the total cost “jewelry” should not exceed 3 thousand American dollars).

The export of corals allowed only in stock check out of the store. The export of antiquities from Egypt in stock check certificate confirming that the thing has no historical value and is not the subject of antiquity.

Customs regulations Thailand

In Thailand banned export of articles of ivory, raw coral, and any images of the Buddha (exception – pectoral medallions).

If you coopITE in the Thai store any gold jewellery, you will need to obtain and keep to the customs of those only a check but also a special certificate for export. Take out the Antiques, but only in stock a special license obtained from the Department of fine arts of Thailand.

Customs regulations in Vietnam

In Vietnam banned export of wild animals, corals, rare species of plants, Antiques and stuffed turtles.

If you purchased during a trip to Vietnam folk crafts or jewelry, for their export from the country will definitely need the receipt for the purchase. If the weight of the purchased jewelry more than 300 grams additionally may require obtaining a permit from the Vietnamese National Bank.

Customs regulations of India

In India, banned export of wild animals products their skins, as well as any articles of hides, skins of reptiles. You cannot export objects older than 100 years, ancient coins and local currency. Any foreign currency, the equivalent 2000 or more us $ not only are mandatory, but require the provision of securities, confirming the legality of these funds.

Customs rules in UAE

In UAE banned the export of heritage objects and wild animals. If you acquire in UAE something of jewelry for any amount, be sure to save your receipt – have to show customs officials. The same applies to the purchase of carpets.

Bali customs rules

In Bali banned export of coral, rare plants, birds, sea shells, Antiques and items of historical value.

Greece customs regulations

In Greece banned the export of antiquities, including rocks from archaeological sites, and any items raised from the seabed. The detection of such cargo in the Luggage, the customs officers will confiscate it and tourist-offender waiting for serious problems with the law.

The export of copies of ancient works allowed. Be prepared for the fact that any large purchases will require checks (fur coats, jewelry and etc.).

Customs regulations Cyprus

In Cyprus banned export jewelry and crafts that contain over a quarter of weight silver, pearls and precious stones (except when such item is the personal property of the tourist). For export from Cyprus of items of historical or cultural value, are required to present an export permit from the Department of antiquities.

Additional control for import-export customs Cyprus pay audio, video and computer games (ie. that may violate copyright). Categorically banned the import to the island parrots, live plants and fruit.

Customs regulations of Israel

In Israel, you require the appropriate documents for the export of plants, animals and Antiques. If the item you want to export from the country, over 1700, you'll need to ordinary authorization and written permission signed by the Director of the antiquities authority.

Customs rules of China

In China, banned removal of historic items and art objects, documents, rare animals, plants and seeds.

The export of Antiques from China allowed only in stock special authorization of the Ministry of culture, and for the conclusionalivePC have to provide a receipt from the store for proof of purchase.

Customs regulations France

In France, the banned the export of objects of cultural and historical values. As when entering and leaving the country, it is not recommended to be in possession of counterfeit products, especially fake French TM.

Customs rules Spain

Spain banned export of Antiques of historical value. Cash tools in excess of 2500 must be declared. You also cannot take more than 8 cartons of cigarettes.

Customs regulations Italy

In Italy banned export without the permission of the Ministry of culture of Italy, precious stones, Antiques (over 100 years) and items of historical value, or archaeological sites.

Customs regulations Germany

In Germany, the banned import/export counterfeit, banned the export of Antiques and some products of skins and bones of animals (crafts made of ivory, objects, made of skins of some animals and reptiles, skins and etc.).

Import and export of animals is carried out according to strict rules. In addition, when leaving the country by car is forbidden to carry more than 10l of petrol in the spare canister.

Customs regulations of Austria

In Austria banned export of gold bullion, art objects or antiquities.

Customs regulations of Croatia

In Croatia banned removal from the country without the permission of state administration for protection of cultural and natural heritage of the skins of wild animals, objects of cultural and historical value.

Customs regulations of Montenegro

In Montenegro banned export of Antiques without permits and confirming the legality of purchase of the securities.

Customs regulations of Finland

In Finland, the banned removal of alcoholic beverages and tobacco products by persons under the age of 20. You can not take more than 12 liters of beer/5 liters of strong alcohol.

For export of items, age is 50 years or more, works of art or items of historical or cultural value, requires a special permit. If you buy any piece of art, be sure to tell the seller that you plan to take the purchase out of the country – then you will be given a special certificate on the legality of the transaction for customs control.

Customs regulations Czech Republic

In Czech Republic banned export of cultural monuments, mineral resources, rare species of plants and animals. A mandatory thorough inspection when crossing the border are also subjected to jewelry, artwork and Antiques.

Prohibited counterfeit products, infringing intellectual property rights.

Customs regulations of Sweden

In Sweden banned export of art objects and historical monuments. Special permission will be required for the conclusionalivecomfort and plants.

Customs regulations of Switzerland

In Switzerland, banned the export of products from the skin of crocodiles and lizards, skins of wild cats and plants together with the soil.

For the export of works of art and Antiques requires a special resolution, declared dairy products, butter and meat.

Customs regulations Bulgaria

In Bulgaria banned export of objects of antiquity, works of art, Antiques over 50 years old. If these items have no artistic or historic value, their export, pre - declared.

Customs regulations of the Netherlands

In the Netherlands banned export of items of historical value, without the permission of the relevant authorities, and articles of hides, skins of rare animals. It is also forbidden to take any drugs-even those that are legally sold within the country.

Customs regulations of the Baltic States

In the Baltic States banned export of historical and artistic heritage, national heritage, denied the export of amber as a raw material.

There are restrictions on the export of items older than 50 years (need to have permission for their removal and to pay a fee – 10-20% of the cost).

In Estonia it is prohibited to export precious metals in Latvia there is a ban on the export of fuel in canisters volume more than 10 liters.

Customs regulations of Norway

In Norway, banned youagevalues and animals that are under state protection, antiquities, items of cultural heritage and products of animal skins.

Hungary customs regulations

In Hungary banned export of antiquities and counterfeit. Alcohol is limited to 1 liter of spirits, 1 liter for wine and 5 liters of beer. Tobacco-500 cigarettes.

Customs regulations of great Britain

In the UK, banned export of objects of artistic and cultural value for export of animals and plants requires special permission.

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Date of publication: 17.03.2014

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