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What kind of products are subject to import prohibitions or restrictions?


Esimerkkikuvia tuotteista, joiden tilaamiseen liittyy tuontikieltoja tai -rajoituksia.

Examples of prohibited products

  • Snus
  • Medicinal products from outside the EEA
  • Medicinal products containing a narcotic substance
  • Veterinary medicines
  • Brass knuckles, stilettos, shurikens, electrical tasers and stunners, slingshots and slings.
  • Counterfeit and pirated products
  • Fireworks from outside the EEA.

Examples of import restrictions

  • Food supplements and medicines
  • Certain foodstuffs
  • Some parts of plants and certain seeds
  • Products derived from endangered animals and plants
  • Firearms, firearm components and ammunition
  • Explosives precursors
  • Pleasure boats and their engines from outside the EU
  • Radio remote control devices that use frequencies that are prohibited in Finland.

You can find more information on prohibited or restricted products in the Customs Restriction manual (in Finnish) and  the Customs website: Restricted goods and Prohibited goods.