Packing Instruction Type :

966 Section II | UN3481

What you need to know to ship lithium batteries?


Required Documents

  • Shipper's Declaration not required.

  • The statements “Lithium ion batteries in compliance with Section II of PI966” must be indicated on the FedEx air waybill.

Required Packaging and Labelling

  • Strong rigid outer packaging.

  • Completed Lithium Battery Mark (Figure 1).

  • The number of cells in each package must not exceed the appropriate number for the equipment's operation plus two spare sets.

 

Lithium
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Figure 1

Shipper must complete battery type – UN number (*) and phone number (**) portions of label


Surcharges

IDG surcharge: No surcharge

Other surcharges may be applied depend on your shipment’s requirements. Click here for further details.


Origins and Destinations

Customers can drop off shipments at FedEx Stations. Click here to find your nearest FedEx Stations.

 

Ship from Hong Kong

Origin locations Accepted
Hong Kong SAR, China Yes
Origin Locations Accepted
Australia All locations Yes
China All locations Yes
France All locations Yes
Germany All locations Yes
Guam All locations Yes
India1 All locations Yes
Indonesia All locations Yes
Japan All locations Yes
Malaysia All locations Yes
New Zealand All locations Yes
Philippines4 All locations Yes
Singapore All locations Yes
South Korea All locations Yes
Taiwan, China All locations Yes
Thailand6 All locations Yes
UAE All locations Yes
USA5 All locations Yes
Vietnam All locations Yes

Ship to Hong Kong

Destination locations Accepted
Hong Kong SAR, China Yes
Origin Locations Accepted
Australia All locations Yes
China All locations Yes
France All locations Yes
Germany All locations Yes
Guam All locations Yes
India1 All locations Yes
Indonesia2 All locations Yes
Japan3 All locations Yes
Malaysia All locations Yes
New Zealand All locations Yes
Philippines4 All locations Yes
Singapore All locations Yes
South Korea All locations Yes
Taiwan, China All locations Yes
Thailand All locations Yes
UAE All locations Yes
USA5 All locations Yes
Vietnam All locations Yes

1 India: Mumbai, Delhi and Bangalore with Broker Select Option and Hold at Airport.

2 Indonesia: Only accept from Jakarta and Batam.

3 Japan: Only accept from Sanbu-Gun Shibayama-Machi only

4 Philippines: Service limited to BNQ (Pasay City), CUJ (Cavite), CYU (Clark), CYZ (Quezon City), LWA (Laguna), MNL (Manila), PAG (Pasig) and SFE (Subic) locations only.

5 ALASKA (USA):

  • Dangerous goods are prohibited to/from locations BRW and PUO in Anchorage, Alaska. This includes all Section II lithium battery shipments bearing the Lithium Battery Mark.

  • Dangerous goods are prohibited to/from locations Juneau (JNU), Ketchikan (KTN), and Sitka (SIT) however Section II lithium batteries bearing the Lithium Battery Mark without the CARGO AIRCRAFT ONLY label can be accepted to/from these locations.

HAWAII (USA):  Dangerous goods are prohibited to/from the Kalaupapa area of the island of Molokai however Section II lithium batteries bearing the Lithium Battery Mark without the CARGO AIRCRAFT ONLY label can be accepted to/from these locations.

6 Thailand: Lithium battery shipments to HHQX (Bangna, Samutprakarn), NAKA (Nakorn Ratchasima), HKTA (Phuket), CNXA (Chiang Mai) and LPTA (Lumpoon) must use “Broker Select Option” service only (no FedEx clearance and no FedEx delivery). Lithium battery shipments have a daily storage fee.