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Dangerous Goods and Dry Ice

Ship dangerous goods safely across the globe.

Give your dangerous goods the attention they deserve. Rely on a capable and highly trained team with over three decades of experience shipping internationally, throughout Europe and to domestic markets.

Experience. Speed. Coverage.

In the world of dangerous goods, there’s value to shipping with an industry leader. We know the regulations. We understand your industry’s logistics needs. And it’s our job to ensure your goods reach their destination safe and sound.

Your dangerous goods are in good hands — we have:

  • More than 30 years of experience handling dangerous goods
  • Over 15 years as a member of the IATA
  • An ISO 9001-2008 certification
  • The best transit times to North America
  • The widest geographical coverage in the industry
  • Dedicated storage areas, aircraft space and linehaul
  • No pre-shipping contractual requirement
  • Use these two express services, engineered for shipping dangerous goods.

    Built to ship quickly and efficiently, FedEx International Priority® (up to 68kg per package) or FedEx International Priority® Freight (between 68kg and 1,000kg per item) are the perfect combination of speed, reliability and safety.

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  • Easily prepare special shipments.

    Automation Tools

    Shipping dangerous goods starts with one of our customer automation tools like FedEx Ship Manager. Accessed through fedex.com, this powerful solution gives you unparalleled insight and control over your shipments, especially those needing special attention.

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    Packaging


    Make sure to pack, label and document your dangerous goods shipments according to international air (IATA) or European ground (ADR) regulations.

    FedEx branded packaging may NOT be used to ship dangerous goods or dry ice, with the exceptions of:

    1. UN3373, Biological Substance Category B may be shipped in the FedEx UN3373 Pak.
    2. Authorized Lithium Battery Section II shipments may be shipped in FedEx branded boxes and tubes.

    For faster & more accurate shipment processing, use predefined dangerous goods package labels and marks as per IATA guidelines.

  • Ship the following types of dangerous goods with FedEx.

    Acceptance of commodities may depend on the consignment size and weight, the class, country as well as origin and destination zip code. Please contact Customer Service for further details.

    Hazard class Division Label Description of possible Dangerous Goods shipped with FedEx
    Accessible Dangerous Goods:
    Class 1 1.1-1.6 Explosives Not accepted
    Class2 2.1 Flammable Gas Accepted
    2.2 Non-Flammable Gas Accepted
    2.3 Poison Gas Not accepted
    Class 3 3 Flammable Liquid Accepted
    Class 4 4.1 Flammable Solid Accepted
    4.2 Spontaneously Combustible Material Accepted
    4.3 Dangerous When Wet Material Accepted
    Class 5 5.1 Oxidizer Accepted
    5.2 Organic peroxide Accepted
    Class 8   Corrosive Accepted in most cases
    Inaccesible Dangerous Goods:
    Class 6 6.1 Poison - Toxic Accepted**
    6.2 Infectious Sustances Only category B UN3373 accepted
    Class 7  
    Radioactive Material Not accepted
    Class 9   Miscellaneous Accepted

    * Acceptance of commodities may depend on the consignment size and weight, the class, country as well as origin and destination zip code. Please contact Customer Service for further details.

    ** Classes 6.1 I and 6.1 II only with special packing, Classes 6.1 III accepted.

  • Get industry-leading coverage and transit times.

    Expand the reach of your business farther than you ever thought possible — ship dangerous goods to and from 60 countries and ship dry ice to and from 90 countries1.

    Country Dangerous Goods Dry Ice
    Afghanistan
    Anguilla -
    Antigua -
    Argentina
    Aruba
    Austria
    Bahamas
    Bahrain
    Barbados
    Belgium
    Belize -
    Bermuda -
    Bolivia -
    Brazil
    British Virgin Islands -
    Bulgaria
    Canada
    Cayman Islands -
    Chile
    Colombia
    Croatia
    Curacao -
    Czech Republic
    Denmark
    Dominica -
    Dominican Republic -
    Ecuador -
    El Salvador -
    Finland
    France
    French Guiana -
    Germany
    Grenada
    Guadeloupe -
    Guam -
    Guatemala -
    Guyana -
    Haiti -
    Honduras -
    Hong Kong
    Hungary
    Iceland -
    India
    Indonesia -
    Ireland, Republic of
    Israel
    Italy
    Jamaica
    Japan
    Korea, South
    Kuwait
    Liechtenstein
    Lithuania
    Luxembourg
    Malaysia
    Mexico
    Monaco
    Montserrat -
    Netherlands (Holland)
    Nicaragua -
    Norway
    Panama
    Paraguay -
    Peru -
    Philippines
    Poland
    Portugal
    Puerto Rico
    Qatar -
    Saudi Arabia - -
    Singapore
    Slovak Republic
    Slovenia
    Spain
    St. Kitts and Nevis
    St. Martin/St Maarten
    St. Vincent
    St.Lucia
    Suriname -
    Sweden
    Switzerland
    Taiwan, Republic of China
    Thailand
    Trinidad and Tobago
    Turks and Caicos Islands -
    U.S. Virgin Islands
    United Arab Emirates
    United Kingdom
    United States
    Uruguay -
    Venezuela -

    1 UN3373 Dangerous Goods can be shipped to over 220 countries and territories worldwide. Details per country can be found at: http://www.fedex.com/us/dangerous-goods/index.html or by contacting Customer Service.

  • Get the facts on shipping with dry ice.
    • If dry ice is used to refrigerate dangerous goods:
      • Make sure to identify, classify, pack, mark and label your dangerous goods shipments
      • Shipper’s Declaration is required
      • Dangerous goods surcharge applies
    • If dry ice is used to refrigerate non-dangerous goods such as perishables:
      • Make sure to identify, classify, pack, mark and label your dry ice shipments
      • Shipper’s Declaration not required
      • Dry ice surcharge applies

    Get professional packing tips

  • Ship your lithium batteries safely and efficiently.

    FedEx takes also care of the transport of your shipment containing lithium batteries very seriously and complies with the latest International Air Transport Association (IATA) and International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) regulations for shipping such items.

    We want to ensure that you are aware of all the requirements in shipping these products and help you to overcome any challenges or obstacles you may face.

We’re here to make things simple.

Get advice and assistance on required documentation, labeling and packing.

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