Zip Logistics is committed to maintaining compliance with any and all U.S. Export Regulations.
What items are subject to restriction? We restrict the export of certain items from the United States based on various Federal Government Regulations and/or the Zip Logistics Business Policy. Please familiarize yourself with the information in this document to see if the item you wish to order may be subject to a restriction. These lists are comprehensive, but not all-inclusive. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us further assistance.
Zip Logistics has a strict ZERO TOLERANCE policy for illegal drugs. These products are prohibited and will be handed over to the authorities: • Controlled or illicit substances as defined by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), including Narcotics, Cannabis/Marijuana, and Psychotropic Drugs • Unidentified powders, liquids, pills or other substance of any kind • Chemicals • Synthetic Cannabis / Herbal Incense
Currency, Gems, Precious Metals & Stones:
Zip Logistics does not allow Currency or Monetary Instruments to be exported through our facility. These items will be returned to the original sender, when possible. They cannot be sent to an alternate U.S. address. • Cash (Banknotes & Coins) • Checks (including Traveler’s Checks) • Bank Drafts • Bearer Bonds and other monetary instruments • Credit Cards • Gold, Silver, or Platinum Bullion/Bars • Rough Diamonds • Loose Diamonds or Gems
Dental, Veterinary & Medical Devices:
Zip Logistics does not accept Professional Medical Equipment if a Prescription or Medical License is required for purchase. Many times the item will state “RX Only” or “US Law Restricts the Sale of this Device For or On the Order of a Physician”. Such items may include: • Dental Devices & Supplies (example: Dental Drills, Cement, Resins) • Veterinary Devices & Supplies (examples: Surgical Equipment for Animals) • Medical Devices & Supplies (examples: Syringes, Surgical Equipment)
Prohibited & Restricted Item Guide
Firearms, Weaponry & Military/Tactical Equipment:
All of the following Firearms, Weaponry, and Military/Tactical items are prohibited and will not be exported by Zip Logistics: • Weapon Accessories, including • Magazines/Ammunition Clips • Butt-Stocks • Gun Barrels • Firing pins, Hammers • Trigger Housings • Upper Receivers • Lower Receivers • Weapon Lasers • Holographic Weapon Sights • Red Dot Sights • Reticle Sights • Rifle Scopes • Thermal Imaging/Night Vision Scopes • Firearms, Guns (whether real or replica) • Ammunition, Bullets, Cartridges, Gun Powder • Tactical/Military Helmets • Body Armor/Kevlar (both soft and hard) • Gas Masks and Gas Mask Filters • Mace, Pepper Spray • Bayonets • Brass Knuckles or similar articles • StunGuns, Stun-Batons, Tasers • Batons, Saps, Billy Clubs • Metal Hand-Cuffs, Plastic Zip-Tie Restraints • Police or Military Uniforms Please note that this list is not exhaustive.
Zip Logistics will not export any of the following: • Lottery Tickets • Slot Machines or Other Gambling Devices, including parts and accessories
This information contained in this document is only explanatory. You, as the importer of record into the destination country, are responsible for ensuring that any and all items that you ask Zip Logistics to export from the United States satisfy all laws and regulations of the destination country.
Additional information about many of the U.S. export regulations discussed in this document may be found at the following departments' websites:
Export Regulatory Authorities: • Department of Commerce Bureau of Industry and Security • Department of State Directorate of Defense Trade Controls • Drug Enforcement Agency • Food and Drug Administration • Fish and Wildlife Service • Department of Treasury Office of Foreign Asset Control • Department of Energy • Nuclear Regulatory Commission • Department of Transportation • Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms