There are items that cannot be sent on the DHLnetwork. Some are obvious such as animals,illegal substances,guns and explosives. But there are also less obvious items that we can鈥檛 transport such as jewellery with a value in excess of 4,000,perfume and cash. Please check our full prohibited items list.
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Are there any prohibited items for international shipping with DHL?
As every country has their own import laws and agreements with other countries, certain items may be prohibited for international shipping with DHL. DHL鈥檚 Global Import Guidelines are a great tool to help you discover specific prohibited items you may encounter when shipping cross-border.
What is the best way to ship jewelry?
After the jewelry is already packaged in a jewelry box and wrapped in tissue or foam, place it in a larger mailing or shipping box. Make sure to layer the interiors of the larger shipping box with bubble wrap, newspaper, packaging peanuts, styrofoam or other packaging material.
Do I need a DHL Express account to ship internationally?
Having a DHL Express account brings a host of benefits that will help grow your business internationally. The great news is you don鈥檛 need an account to enjoy the benefits of shipping with DHL. You can book online and we鈥檒l collect, or you can drop off your parcel at one of our many DHL Service Point locations.
What size parcel can I ship with DHL Express?
Keep the weight and dimensions in mind. That鈥檚 why most express services will only ship parcels with a maximum length of 120 centimetres. At DHL Express, however, we pride ourselves on our flexibility. We are always happy to make special arrangements if your shipment is exceptionally large or heavy.