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- Unsure whether your commodity must be offered as dangerous goods? Refer to this new brochure as a starting point to help you make that determination.
- A recently issued U.S. Department of Transportation rule prohibits lithium ion batteries as cargo on passenger aircraft. Go to the Additional Regulatory Information section on the Regulatory Updates page for more information.
- Due to airline restrictions and government regulations, some countries are not available as origins or destinations for certain lithium battery shipments. For details on country and commodity limitations, see our Service Limitations for Lithium Batteries job aid.
You can learn how to identify, classify, package, mark, label and complete documentation for your dangerous goods at a FedEx Express dangerous goods seminar. Our three-day public seminars, one-day recurrent seminars (nonradioactive) and private, on-site seminars are now endorsed by IATA. Register for a FedEx Express dangerous goods seminar.