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How many Lithium batteries can I send?

Lithium batteries, which are commonly used in devices such as mobile phones, laptops, PDAs, watches, cameras and children’s toys, are classified as "Dangerous Goods" under IATA DG Regulations, since charged battery shipments may overheat and ignite under certain conditions. Therefore at FedEx we implement measures so your shipments containing lithium batteries are correctly handled from when they are tendered to FedEx at the origin to when they are delivered to their final destination.

Being classed as Dangerous Goods, when shipped, lithium batteries must be correctly identified and classified, and in some cases be packaged, marked, labeled and accompanied by a "Shipper’s Declaration for Dangerous Goods" under the IATA DG Regulations. Please click here to find out more.

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