Restricted Products


Prohibited imports include the following:

  • Cedar seeds and seedling (in conservation of Lebanese cedars species).

  • Chemical improvers used in bread making (health measure).

  • Table salt not containing iodine (health measure).

  • Waste/slag/ash/scrap of many chemical, mineral and metal products (in protection of the environment).

  • Clinker and black cement (in protection of local industry).

  • Vehicles older than eight years and motor vehicles for the transport of goods older than five years (in protection of the environment).

  • Used medical and radiography apparatus (health measure).

  • Gas fueled pocket lighters (to prevent any fire incident).

  • Wireless phone sets of 900 Megahertz.