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Strangest Banned Items Around the World [Infographic]

By October 12, 2016 December 12th, 2018 No Comments

We’ve researched unusual customs regulations and banned items around the world and came to some interesting discoveries:

Did you know that:
  • Saint Lucia and Sierra Leone both ban Japanese shaving brushes, thanks to an anthrax scandal in the early 1900s
  • Tunisia prohibits the import of pencils
  • Italy only allows shipments of toys if they’re made of wood

If you didn’t, read on to discover more crazy customs regulations from around the globe.

Thank you to Barrington Freight – International Freight Shippers, for compiling this awesome info.

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