Shipping lithium batteries from USA

Electronics, mobile phones, digital products in USA are much cheaper than anywhere else in the world, which is why many customers use USGoBuy. Most electronic products contain lithium batteries, they are also limited in the international transport.

Check the list of restricted and prohibited items to ship with USGoBuy.

Due to regulations by the IATA, FAA and the TSA, USGoBuy no longer will be able to ship loose Lithium Ion batteries (PI965) for our customers. This includes spare cell phone, and Laptop batteries, as well as power banks, and mobile chargers. 

When you are ready to send out the package, please confirm which shipping method you can transport the lithium batteries and under which conditions.

DHL ships lithium batteries as long as they are shipped within the guidelines of PI966 and PI967.Packages with more than 2 batteries Require MSDS form to be submitted.

  • PI966 will require rigid outer packaging in order to provide protection from damage or compression from the batteries, the inner packaging must be placed in a strong, rigid, outer packaging.
  • For Example: If your items like laptops, iphones etc. do not come with original box, please place a special request to have the items to be repacked in a cardboard box and then place in the shipping box. Basically double box the items.

*MSDS will be required for the following countries regardless amount of batteries in your package: Australia, Bangladesh, Brunei Darussalam, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Republic of Korea (South Korea), Laos, Macao, Malaysia, Maldives, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam

USPS: ships lithium batteries, limit 2 items contains batteries per package, must be installed in the devices

FedEx: ships lithium batteries, no limit

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