Frequent question: Can I ship knives to Mexico?

What items Cannot be shipped to Mexico?

Mexico Prohibited and Restricted Items

  • 1-phenyl-2-propanone.
  • 3, 4-Methylenedioxyphenyl-2-propanone.
  • Alcohol (natural, industrialized, ethylic)
  • Animal skins.
  • Benzyl cyanide.
  • Bunker oil sample (for analysis)
  • Chemicals, Haz and Non-Haz.
  • Circuits & circuit boards.

Can you bring a knife in a checked bag to Mexico?

Kitchen knives and kitchen knife toolsets are perfectly fine to pack inside checked luggage. It’s a very common type of knife, and you shouldn’t get into any trouble packing them in your checked luggage.

What knives are legal in Mexico?

“This question came about 5 years ago on a different board, and my memory is that Mexican law prohibits having any knife with a blade longer than 4 inches, but there were exceptions for obvious utility knives that are tools like kitchen knives and butchering knives, coas, machetes.

Can you bring kitchen knives into Mexico?

Leave your firearms, ammunition, and knives at home. Don’t bring them into Mexico. Just read a thread in nomads about a person claiming they were arrested for having a small pocket knife in TJ.

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Can food be shipped to Mexico?

A permit is required to ship non-perishable foods to Mexico. Prior to shipping, the permit must be obtained by the consignee from the Department of Health in Mexico or by the shipper from the Mexican Embassy.

What can you mail to Mexico?

Ammunition, firing caps, and loaded metal cartridges for portable firearms. Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum, gold, or silver, manufactured or not; precious stones; jewelry; and other valuable articles.

Can I pack a knife in my checked luggage?

Checked Bags: Yes

Except for plastic or round bladed butter knives. Any sharp objects in checked bags should be sheathed or securely wrapped to prevent injury to baggage handlers and inspectors.

Is knife allowed in checked baggage?

Re: Can you bring a pocket knife in your checked baggage? Hi Ryan, generally you can in checked in luggage, so long as there is no risk of the knife injuring the baggage handlers (so make sure it’s folded or sheathed).

Can I pack a pocket knife in checked luggage?

Checked Bags: Yes

In general, you are prohibited from traveling with sharp objects in your carry-on baggage; please pack these items in your checked baggage.

Can you buy a switchblade in Mexico?

“Switchblades” are legal to posses in your private home, but are VERY illegal to have on your person, as well as transport in a car. The knives are legal in Mexico(it’s not like there is any reason for them to be illegal in the US, but I digress).

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What can you carry for self defense in Mexico?

What self defense weapons are legal in Mexico?

  • Glock 9 x 19. Description:
  • Jericho 941F. Description:
  • Semi-automatic P2226 Tacops. Description:
  • SIG SAUER P320. Description:
  • Pietro Bereta 92 FS. Description:
  • Herstal FNP9. Description:
  • SIG SAUER P250 compact. Description:

Can you bring knives across the border?

They may allow you to travel with knives or swords if they are properly packed in locked luggage that is checked for loading in the cargo area. … Switchblade knives and other spring-loaded knives are prohibited and may be subject to seizure (there is an exception for one-armed persons).