Major countries EMS customs information is
based on EMS operation guide of UPU (Universal Postal Union), It includes shipping condition detail of current EMS policy.

Due to change of customs policy of corresponding country, the detail may change.
Please refer to homepage of corresponding country for customs information
Asia region
Japan
China
Singapore
Thailand
North America region
United States
Canada
Oceania region
Australia
New Zealand
Europe region
U.K
France
Germany
Russia
Limited weight
30kg
Maximum size
Maximum length, less than 1.5m , Maximum length+circumference, less than 3m
Duty free limit
Up to 10,000 yen for present, up to 10,000 yen for item (including postage)
If the item is more than 200,000 yen, invoice must be attached.
Restricted items
Animal products (leather, feather), cosmetics, medicines, meat, soil, seeds, knife (long knife more than 15cm), patent or brand violated products, fake products
Limited items
Alcohol (less than 10kg), food (less than 10 kg), ginseng (up to 6 roots), chemical products/cosmetics (chemical import license and medicine handling licensee must be submitted)
Major items
tax rates
Clothes: 10~20%, leather bag: 8.5~14.9%, Accessories (Gold, silver, platinum): 5%, Lighter: 5%, Toys and dolls: 3%, Orong tea: 20%, Green tea: 10%, coffee: 10.3%, alcohol: 110~200%
EMS application
precautions
* When writing an address: Ensure mark of sample, present, products.
* Uncooked (meat, fish, egg or dairy products) frozen foods, smoked products or raw food will be restricted, bag, belt, cosmetics are posts for customs
Limited weight
30kg
Maximum size
Maximum size Maximum length, less than 1.5m, Maximum length+circumference, less than 3m
Duty free limit
Limit of postal customs clearance is up to 1,000 Yuan (180 thousands won) for present, product (including postage)
If items will exceed limit price of postal customs clearance then it will process commercial customs declaration
Items that has less than 50 Yuan (9 thousand won) of tax will be duty free
Restricted items
Addictive drugs and poisons, animal, bicycles, camera, used clothes, sheets, foods from polluted or unhygienic region, fans, plant or vegetable products, denigrating publications, radio wave transmitter and receiver,Record, sewing machine, recorder, TV, guns, watches, alcohols, blood samples, grains, jewelries, knife, passport, political publications, porno items, tact.
Limited items
Electronic calculator 1 unit per a year, magnetic cassette tape 5 units, chemical fiber less than width of 130cm or cotton products of 10 m, post stamped 100 units medicines or substances that used for 40 Yuan Chinese medicines, parts for cars and motorbike, electronics, computers, import license submit, 50% tax will apply for leathered products
Major items
tax rates
Food: 10%, Alcohols and Cigarettes: 50%, Clothes, Accessories: 20%, Leathered products: 10%,
Watches: 20~30%, Gold, silver, jewelries: 10%, Cosmetics: 50%,
Kitchen ware and home appliances: 10%, Electronics 10~20%
EMS application
precautions
If the item is over 25kg or many items to one recipient, items may treat as commercial post
SingaporeSINGAPORE See customs information
Limited weight
30kg
Maximum size
Maximum size Maximum length, less than 1.5m, Maximum length+circumference, less than 3m
Duty free limit
less than 400 dollars (SGD) (including postal office), *except alcohols and cigarettes
Restricted items
transferrable bonds (warranty), guns, drugs, gum, fireworks, rhino horn, volcanic rocks, seasoning (contain sodium and calcium)
Limited items
Blank check (less than 5kg), unregistered credit card (less than 10 units), newspapers (10 units), periodic publications (less than 5 kg),
Capacity, size, price and brewing method should be written in invoice for alcohols (tax rate will be varied by brewing method), commercial vinegar, honey and cooking oil can be delivered only in wooden box  Animal fodder (less than 400 SGD), Cigarette (less than 2kg)
ThailandTHAILAND See customs information
Limited weight(kg)
30kg
Maximum size
Maximum length, less than 1.5m, Maximum length+circumference, less than 3m
Duty free limit
less than 1,000 THB (Around 30 thousand won) for products, presents (including postage, invoice must be attached for products)
Maximum importation limit through postal customs is 10,000 THB and jewelry will be 5,000 THB
Restricted items
Electric game, imitation handcraft products, unused post card and letter paper, poison, chain letter, live animals (except honey bees, leech and silkworm)
Porno, medicine, video game, alcohols, blood, foods, grains
Limited items
Alcohols and Sprite, animal products, foods, animal leather, contact lens, medical equipment, play card, hides, fabric products, vegetable and plant products, vegetable oil, vine gals, etc.
United StatesUNITED STATES AMERICA See customs information
Limited weight
30kg
Maximum size
Maximum size Maximum length, less than 1.5m, Maximum length+circumference, less than 3m
Duty free limit
Up to $100 for present, up to $200 for items (including postal fee)
Restricted items
Cigarette and cigarette products (including any types), dangerous items, lottery and advertisement about lotteries, ham, seeds, hays
Limited items
alcohols, knife, vegetable and other plants products, animal products, medicines, arms, fur, wools, animal hides, met processed food, non-alcoholic beverages, blood, Textile Leather (Multilation, /Marking necessary),
vacuum packaged health drink by each item can be sent with wooden package, recipient submit FCC 740 form for electronic goods,
Only dry ginseng can be sent, Possible to declare at the customs by submitting California alcohol import license from recipient
EMS application
precautions
* Kimchi, dried products (squid, etc.) ginseng extract, health food, medicine can be discarded by customs without notice
* post delivery, change of address, customs declaration or re-send request can be confirmed or requested by recipient from call center (Possible to check by customs declaration number for items holding)
* Zip code or origin of products must be written (if zip code is not written, it can be resend to exchange office, submit proofs of origin if it is possible)
Limited weight(kg)
30kg
Maximum size
Maximum size Maximum length, less than 1.5m, Maximum length+circumference, less than 3m
Duty free limit
Up to 60 Canadian dollars (CAD) for present, up to 20 Canadian dollars (CAD) for products (including postage) Need official customs procedures for products over 1,600 Canadian dollars
Restricted items
Plants, flowers, cash, marketable securities, products over 8 feet, cigarette and alcohols, knife, baby walker (restricted for safety reason)
Limited items
Agricultural products (import license/certificate), medicine (prescription), clothes for commercial reason (import license), alcohol, jewelry and foods needs import license
EMS application
precautions
* Foods (including health products) or more than 20kg items can be delayed at the customs and seriously delayed
* Korean publications and many Korean books can be returned.
AustraliaAUSTRALIA See customs information
Limited weight(kg)
30kg
Maximum size
Maximum length, less than 1.05m, Maximum length+circumference, less than 2.45m
Duty free limit
Up to 250 Australian dollars (AUD) (including postage)
Restricted items
Medicine, used clothes, tinned food, livestock products, fruits, animal by-products, jewelries, passports, foods (any foods without matter of decomposition), Products with hay and other plants, products related with animals and plants
Limited items
Meat, other animal products, powdered milk, solid milk products (licensed by Australian quarantine authority), gold, silver and bank note, liquid drinks, etc.
EMS application
precautions
Do not pack with box with food marked or contained food before
New ZealandNEW ZEALAND
Limited weight(kg)
30kg
Maximum size
Maximum length, less than 1.05m, Maximum length+circumference, less than 2m
Duty free limit
Up to 110 NZD for present, up to 400 NZD for products (including postage) request official import procedure if the products exceeds 400 NZD
Restricted items
lotteries and related advertisements, hair and feathered products, helmet for motorbike, rubber nipples, chewing cigarette not transferred airplane tickets, etc.
Limited items
alcohols, animal products, foods (notify and inspect from ministry of agriculture and fisheries), medicines, plants and plants products, wool products, cigarette, foods, new products, all alcohol and cigarette products will be taxed
U.KUNITED KINGDOM
Maximum size(kg)
30kg
Maximum size
Maximum length, less than 1.5m, Maximum length+circumference, less than 3m
Duty free limit
less than 40 GBP for present, less than 15 GBP for product (including postage)
Restricted items
unethical document, mineral products, porn video, porn music and publication, knife with blade, products from prison,
microwave transmitter, lottery and lottery advertisement, foods without vacuum packaging
Limited items
animal items, plants and plant items, vegetables, arms, Textile samples (5~10kg is possible without proofs of origin),
limited weight for meat and fishes is 1 kg (if it exceeds, quarantine documents is required)
EMS application
precautions
Foods (including health products) or more than 20kg items can be delayed at the customs and seriously delayed
FranceFRANCE
Limited weight(kg)
30kg
Maximum size
Maximum length, less than 1.5m, Maximum length+circumference, less than 3m
Duty free limit
Less than 22EUR for presents and products (including postage)
The main goods tariff
3% ~ 5%, VAT 20.6%
Restricted items
Harmful items for adolescents and public order, fragrances, pigments, gambling's items , woods, chestnut (edible), clothes,
Mineral products, electronic mat and flooring (not possible to declare at customs), alcohols, medicines, etc./
Limited items
Guns (import license), medicine, blood (approved by sanitation authority), live plants, toys, parts of plants (approved by agricultural authority), alcohols, animal products, grains, fruits,,
helmets, jewelries, gems, plants roots, TV, foods (only tinned/4kg), etc.
EMS application
precautions
* Invoice must be written for private or commercial items without duty free limit and must be attached.
* helmets/safety hats, bicycles and motor bicycles needs suitability certificates
GermanyGERMANY
Limited weight(kg)
30kg
Maximum size
Maximum length, less than 1.5m, Maximum length+circumference, less than 3m
Duty free limit
less than 50 EUR for samples, less than 45 EUR for presents, less than 22 EUR for products (including postage), customs declaration limit 1,000 EUR
Restricted items
illegal stuffer, pornographic or unethical products, imitation products, arms, beverages
Limited items
microwave products (license), chemical products (license), cigarette (attach tax paid notification), packaged medicine (license),
animal and plant products (consumable products license such as hygiene, quality assurance), proofs of origin and import license is needed for more than Textile-DM500
EMS application
precautions
proofs of origin and import permit must be attached for products
RussiaRUSSIA
Limited weight(kg)
30kg
Maximum size
Maximum length, less than 1.5m, Maximum length+circumference, less than 3m
Duty free limit
Less than 1,000 EUR (Including postage)
Restricted items
Meat process food, dairy items, animal items, alcohols, arts goods, fragrances, money order, etc.
explosive and other dangerous substances must be not requested (matches and fireworks, etc.)
Limited items
beverages (excepts alcohols), gems need import license
EMS application
precautions
* If there are more than 2 posts to the same address than tax will be applied (If moving items are more than 5 units than tax will be applied)
* Receipt of products and proofs of purchase must be needed for individual customers and list of items must be in detail.
* Moscow city (5~7 days), other location may takes 10~14 days. Can be delayed up to 1 month