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Export Clearance Guides
and Essentials

Export Clearance Guides
and Essentials

FedEx strives to make your shipping experience as straightforward as possible. Download a copy of our export guidelines to learn more about procedures, regulations, restrictions, prohibited items, etc. for shipping from Japan.

Exporting from Japan

Learn customs clearance essentials for exporting from Japan.

Export Clearance Paperwork

  • Shipping Documents
  • Commercial Invoice

Export Restrictions

  • Prohibited items for export stipulated by Customs Law
  • Items that require approval stipulated by Export-related Laws and Regulations
  • Export Trade Control Order
  • CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora)
  • Animal/Plant Quarantine


Tax Exemption

Trade Treaties and Restrictions at Destination