Dangerous goods are specifically restricted due to additional restrictions on shipping these items through air transportation. Most airlines deliver cargo in passenger planes as well and it is mainly restricted as a safety measure for the passengers.
Dangerous Goods UN Classes
Airlines and carriers follow the 9 classes as defined by the United States for dangerous goods. Items that fall under these classes are strictly prohibited for shipments.
Class 1 - Explosives
Class 2 - Gas compressed, liquefied or dissolved under pressure
Class 3 - Flammable Liquids
Class 4 - Flammable Solids
Class 5 - Oxidizing substances and organic peroxides
Class 6 - Toxic and infectious substances
Class 7 - Radioactive material
Class 8 - Corrosives
Class 9 - Miscellaneous such as Asbestos
What you can get with Global Shopaholics
We are certified to ship dangerous goods with DHL and Aramex. These may include items such as battery-operated gadgets, perfumes, and makeup products.
Who doesn’t love perfumes and fragrances but due to the alcoholic nature of these products flammability is an issue.
Worry not, shipping perfumes from the USA is easier with Global Shopaholics. We ship perfume bottles up to 100ml, and you can ship multiple bottles in a single shipment!
Cosmetics are the essence of beauty concepts that outdated modern history to Cleopatra's time. We understand the importance.
Shipping of cosmetics and make-up products like nail polish from the USA is heavily regulated, but we are certified to ship cosmetics to your doorstep.
Batteries are almost as necessary as essentials. From mobiles to laptops and shavers to generators they are everywhere. But getting them can be a hassle.
We focus on making our customer’s life easy for them. We are certified to ship batteries and battery-operated products from the USA. Radioactive batteries are still an exception.
There could be other items that may fall under the restricted category such as Drugs and Money. You can check carrier-specific details before you make a purchase.
For Restricted Items when shipping with Aramex, click here. For Restricted Items when shipping with DHL, click here.
For more information on the items we prohibit please read the full list here.
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