NOW:53219:USA00949
http://widgets.journalinteractive.com/cache/JIResponseCacher.ashx?duration=5&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdata.wp.myweather.net%2FeWxII%2F%3Fdata%3D*USA00949
56°
H 68° L 42°
Clear | 0MPH

International Holiday Mailing Dates

Nov. 24, 2009

Ship International Mail Online and Get it There On Time

Recommended Dates for International Holiday Mailing

 

Greenfield, WI— Making the holiday connection with family and friends in faraway destinations around the globe is as easy as taking a trip to your home computer with usps.com. Whether you’re sending holiday packages to Sydney, Stockholm or Singapore, the Postal Service makes international shipping a snap.

 

“Going online to usps.com makes international shipping easy,” says Greenfield Postmaster Julie Joers. “Customers can fill out the required customs forms and print postage and address labels right from their computer. They can also get information on any special guidelines or requirements for mailing to foreign destinations.”

 

Joers says online customers can also save on postage, order free shipping supplies or schedule free package pickup. Priority Mail Flat Rate boxes for international shipping are available in four sizes, with shipping prices starting as low as $10.95 to Mexico and Canada, or $12.95 to most countries. Flat-Rate boxes are free at any Post Office, or can be ordered online at usps.com. Postage, labels and customs forms can be printed online any time using Click-N-Ship. The Postal Service recommends the following deadlines for international delivery of holiday cards and packages by Dec. 25.

 

International Mail Global Express Priority Mail First Class

Express Mail International

(GXG01) (EMS)2 (PMI)3

 

Africa Dec. 18 Dec. 12 Dec. 4 Dec. 4

Asia/Pacific Rim Dec. 18 Dec. 17 Dec. 11 Dec. 11

Australia/New Zealand Dec. 18 Dec. 17 Dec. 11 Dec. 11

Canada Dec. 22 Dec. 18 Dec. 14 Dec. 11

Caribbean Dec. 21 Dec. 17 Dec. 14 Dec. 11

Central & South America Dec. 21 Dec. 12 Dec. 4 Dec. 4

Mexico Dec. 22 Dec. 17 Dec. 11 Dec.11

Europe Dec. 21 Dec. 17 Dec. 14 Dec. 11

Middle East Dec. 18 Dec. 17 Dec. 14 Dec. 11

 

1/ GXG is available to over 190 countries via an alliance with Federal Express. See a retail associate at participating locations for a complete list of countries and money-back guarantee details, or go to pe.usps.com and click on International Country Listings. Some restrictions apply. Purchase postage online and get 10 percent savings.

 

2/ Express Mail International is available to over 190 countries with delivery in an average of three to five business days. Guaranteed, money-back service available to Australia, China, Hong Kong, Japan, Great Britain, Northern Ireland, Spain (except the Canary Islands) and Korea, Republic of (South Korea). Flat-rate shipping options are available with free packaging. Purchase postage online and get 8 percent savings.

 

3/ Priority Mail International is available to over 190 countries with delivery in an average of six to 10 business days. Flat-rate shipping options are available with free packaging. Purchase postage online and get 5 percent savings.

 

 

 

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.


Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» Auction for YMCAs called off after no new bidders emerge 9/22

» 2 lanes remain closed from crash on eastbound I-94 at Highway 100 Updated:  9/22

» Financing nailed down for hotel/banquet facility in West Allis 9/22

» Preps football photos of the week: Sept. 19 9/19

» South Milwaukee football dominant over Greenfield 9/19

» Police called when man urinates himself while sleeping in movie theater 9/18

» Greenfield lets gravel parking lot for mosque stay for now 9/17

» Preps football photos of the week: Sept. 12 9/12

» Banks delivers big run as Greenfield rallies 9/12

» Drainage might sink overflow mosque parking in Greenfield 9/10

» Time constraints delay Greenfield consideration of Meijers super store 9/10

» Annual meeting approves nearly no-increase Greenfield school levy 9/9

» Preps football photos of the week: Sept. 5 9/7

» Man shot while driving in Greenfield dies Updated:  9/3

» Man who lured teen sex victims via Facebook club gets 225 years 9/3

» Preps football photos of the week: Aug. 29 8/29

» 14 farmers fooled by fake $50 bills at West Allis market 8/26

» Teachers as well as athletes to get coaching in Greenfield schools 8/26

» Medical group statement supports later Greenfield school start times 8/26

» West Allis proposes financing plan for ex-foundry site 8/25

» Mason's scoring spree leads Slinger past Whitnall 8/22

» Preps football photos of the week: Aug. 22 8/22

» Greendale School Board OKs schools as polling places for general election 8/18

» West Allis-West Milwaukee district at center of rapid changes in education 8/16

» West Allis industrial construction project starts this fall 8/14

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss
Deal Watch - Milwaukee

Milwaukee's Best Discounts & Deals

Advertisement

Local Business Directory

CONNECT