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Shipping to Jordan? There are restricted items.

Posted on Wed, Aug 13, 2014

According to the USPS the country of Jordan has few shipping restrictions.

One noted restriction is that  silkworms and bees must have official certificates to prove that they do not have diseases.

There are also a few prohibited items that are listed below:
• Advertisements concerning treatment of venereal diseases or medicinal preparations intended to serve as preventives against those diseases.
• Arms.
• Essences and oils for use in making adulterated or imitated beverages.
• Perishable infectious biological substances.
• Perishable noninfectious biological substances.
• Radioactive materials.

Some Facts about Jordan:

Jordan is the country that has the longest border with Israel and the West Bank

It is at the head of the Gulf of Aqaba

Petra is a city that was carved into rocks over 2 thousand years ago.
Mansaf if the national dish of Jordan. It is made of large pieces of stewed lamb, a yogurt sauce and is served over rice.
Child rearing in Jordan’s asks families not to heap large amount of praised on children. The praise is thought to bring bad luck.
Jordan became an independent country in 1946.
The part of the Dead Sea that is in the northwest part of Jordan is the lowest location on the earth.

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