Here’s an update on current and upcoming events that could impact postal services in Brazil: Customs Clearance Delays: The work slowdown in customs continues. Clearances are only being done on Mondays and Fridays. There is hope that the strike will end in early September 2018. International Mail Service Fee: As of AugustThe Brazilian Post is now...

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USPS has recently expanded it’s Commercial ePacket® Service (CeP) to five new countries. Since its inception, CeP is now available to 36 countries – see complete list below: Australia France Japan Norway Austria Gibraltar Korea, Republic of (South) Poland Belgium Great Latvia Portugal Brazil Greece Lithuania Russia Canada Hong Kong Luxembourg Singapore Croatia Hungary Malaysia Spain...

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On April 30th USPS will be expanding its Commercial ePacket® Service (CeP) to Japan. With the recent addition of Japan, ePacket delivery will be now available in 30 countries across the globe. What is ePacket? The USPS Commercial ePacket® Service is a cost-effective shipping solution designed for internet retailers sending lightweight, low-value merchandise and are in need of...

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On October 2nd USPS will be expanding its Commercial ePacket® Service (CeP) to Hong Kong. With the recent addition of Hong Kong, ePacket delivery will be available in 29 countries across the globe. What is ePacket? The USPS Commercial ePacket® Service is a cost-effective shipping solution designed for internet retailers sending lightweight, low-value merchandise and are in need of tracking...

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UPDATE | August 31st, 2016 Canada Post and the Canadian Union of Postal Workers reach two-year agreements. Both parties have officially announced they’ve reached a tentative short-term agreement – bringing much-needed certainty for mailers and shippers. Work disruptions will no longer be an ongoing threat. After nine months at the bargaining table, two negotiation extensions since...

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A raging Canadian wildfire, the largest of some 40 wildfire outbreaks, has forced mass evacuations across the province of Alberta. As it stands all residents and businesses have been evacuated from the Fort McMurry region. Evacuations are currently in place for the residents of Anzac and Fort MacKay. The recent wildfire disaster has caused major...

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Please be aware that the designated operator of Brazil has announced a strike involving postmen in different regions of the country. The strike originally occurred on Wednesday, September 16 and there are currently no details of when it will end. The temporary suspension of delivery operations may affect the delivery of letters and parcels. However,...

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