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Thailand Import Restrictions

In order to enter Thailand, certain goods are subject to specific controls and, regardless of their value and quantity, they require the consent of Thailand government, preferably, license must be obtained prior to passage through the customs, preventing the goods from being retained. On this page, you will see what kinds of items are prohibited from entering the Thailand, and which items need special documentation before exporting to Thailand.

Import restrictions

Senders should determine import restrictions from Thailand authorities before posting:


Thailand exempts articles less than 500 baht value from customs duty.

Special documentation

Commercial goods require an inserted invoice and a Certificate of Origin.


In addition to items prohibited by Dangerous and Prohibited Goods & Packaging Post Guide and ECI International Courier Regulations, Thailand prohibits:

Transporting food of any kind is prohibited under ECI Platinum.