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Japan Duty Free
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The below goods may be imported into Japan without incurring customs duty:

 400 cigarettes(4 cartons)or 100 cigars or 500g of tobacco

 3 bottles (approximately 0.760ml each) of alcohol

 57ml of perfume

 gifts up to cost of ¥200,000


and alcohol allowances are only for those aged 20 or over. Oral declaration is required on arrival at customs.

Prohibited items

Items which infringe upon rights in patents, designs, utility-models, trademarks, copyright or neighbouring right; counterfeit, altered or imitated coins, banknotes, paper money or securities; all plants with soil, most meats, animals without health certificates, ammunition and firearms, narcotics, obscene publications and articles.