Overview Generally, goods for obvious personal use are acceptable. In addition, the following goods may be brought into Mexico by persons over 18 years of age without incurring customs duty:
• 400 cigarettes or 50 cigars or 1kg of pipe tobacco. • 3l of wine, spirits or beer. • A reasonable amount of perfume or eau de toilette or lotions for personal use. • A photo, movie or video camera for non-residents and up to 12 unexposed rolls of film or video cassettes.
Prohibited Imports Any uncanned food, pork or pork products; certain fish and fish products; plants, fruits, vegetables, flowers, seeds (except if special permit is obtained prior to arrival) and their products; insecticide. Firearms and ammunition need an import permit.
Prohibited Exports Archaeological relics may not be exported.