10 Unusual Things That Countries Ban From Import



Every country in the world follows their own set of rules and regulations. These are employed based on the belief structure of the governments in charge of the country and what works best for them. One country’s rules may not make sense to another, simply because of how distinctly different each country in the world is. This disharmony among different parts of the world creates a unique social structure that has strange side-effects. We can notice this when we observe the kinds of things certain countries ban from imports. Here is a list of 10 really strange things that are actually banned from entering certain countries.

Prison-Made Goods

A lot prisons provide their inmates with opportunities to create and produce various products within the prison to help with their livelihood. These prison-made goods are completely banned in Canada, including any bicycles, leather goods or rubbish bags.

Second Hand Mattresses

If you are planning to move to Canada and you wanted to take your favorite mattress with you, you are going to have a lot of problems. Second hand mattresses are banned in Canada because they think these mattresses are usually infected with bedbugs and are a fire risk as well.