Packing Instruction Type :

965 Section IA | UN3480

What you need to know to ship lithium batteries?


Required Documents

  • Shipper's Declaration required.

  • Ensure the FedEx air waybill indicates the following statements "Dangerous Goods as per attached Shipper's Declaration” and “Cargo Aircraft Only”.

  • Lithium ion cells must be offered for transport at a state of charge (SoC) not exceeding 30% of their rated capacity.

  • Lithium ion cells with a state of charge greater than 30% of their rated capacity may only be offered for transport, on cargo aircraft only, with the prior approval of the State of Origin and the State of the Operator under the written conditions established by those authorities.
     

Required Packaging and Labelling

  • UN specification packaging required (must meet Packing Group II standards).

  • Class 9 Lithium Battery Label (Figure 1) with a CAO Label (Figure 2) affixed on the same surface.
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Figure 1

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Figure 2


Surcharges

IDG surcharge: Yes.

SGD 87.50 per shipment or SGD 1.30 per kg, whichever is greater. A minimum billable weight may apply.

(*): The amount may varied based on the local billing currency

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 World Service Center® locations. Click here to find your nearest FedEx World Service Centre®.

Drop off locations Accepted
Alps Avenue Yes
Changi Business Park -
Techlink -

Ship from Singapore

Origin locations Accepted
Singapore  Yes
Destination Locations Accepted
Australia All locations -
China All locations -
France All locations Yes
Germany All locations Yes
Guam All locations -
Hong Kong SAR, China All locations Yes
India1 All locations Yes
Indonesia All locations -
Japan All locations Yes
Malaysia2 All locations Yes
New Zealand All locations -
Philippines3 All locations Yes
South Korea All locations Yes
Taiwan, China All locations Yes
Thailand4 All locations Yes
UAE All locations Yes
USA5 All locations Yes
Vietnam All locations -

Ship to Singapore

Destination locations Accepted
Singapore Yes
Origin Locations Accepted
Australia All locations -
China All locations -
France All locations Yes
Germany All locations Yes
Guam All locations -
Hong Kong SAR, China All locations Yes
India1 All locations Yes
Indonesia6 All locations Yes
Japan7 All locations Yes
Malaysia2 All locations Yes
New Zealand All locations -
Philippines3 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 -

1 India: Mumbai, Delhi and Bangalore with Broker Select Option and Hold at Airport. Please contact the Customer Service Hotline for further information.

2 Malaysia: Dangerous Goods (DG) in Excepted Quantities is NOT allowed to East Malaysia (state of Sabah & Sarawak). Accepted to cities: Bandar Baru Sungai Buloh, Bandar Damansara, Bandar Sungai Buaya, Bukit Beruntung, Kota Damansara, Kuala Lumpur, Petaling Jaya, Rawang, Serendah, Sungai Buloh, Alor Gajah, Batu Berendam, Kuala Lumpur Intl Apt, Sepang, Bayan Lepas, Bukit Mertajam, Bukit Tengah, Butterworth, George Town, Nibong Tebal, Paya Terubong, Penang, Permatang Pauh, Sungai Bakap, Telok Bahang, Bandar Sunway, Batu 9 Cheras, Cyberjaya, Hulu Langat, Kapar, Klang, Lapangan Terbang Sultan Abdul Aziz, Puchong, Puchong Jaya, Putra Height, Putrajaya, Seri Kembangan, Subang Jaya, Taman Perindustrian Suban, University Putra Malaysia.

3 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.

4 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. Please contact the Customer Service Hotline for further information.

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 Indonesia: only accept from Jakarta and Batam.

7 Japan: only accept from Sanbu-Gun Shibuyama-Machi.