November 15, 2019

The Postal Regulatory Commission has issued an order that remands price adjustments for first-class mail. This comes in response to the U.S. Postal Service’s October 9, 2019 filing of planned price adjustments and related mail classification changes for market dominant...

November 15, 2019

Per the announcement below via the Universal Postal Union, Israel Post Company indicates interruptions and delays are being experienced in the south and center of Israel.

From: UPU.EmIS
Sent: Tuesday, November 12, 2019 9:11 AM
Subject: [EXTERNAL] EmIS 142/2019 – Israel...

November 15, 2019

Per the announcement below via the Universal Postal Union, Australia Post anticipates delays in collection and delivery of mail products in specific postcode areas New South Wales, due to bushfires.

From: UPU.EmIS
Sent: Monday, November 11, 2019 3:16 AM
Subject: [EXTERN...

November 15, 2019

Per the announcement below via IPC, the Finnish postal workers union (PAU) has announced a strike to take place from November 11 to 24, 2019.

Issue type: OPS

Date of report: 07th November 2019     

Update: EER No 63

Reported by: Posti Ltd (FI)

Issue deta...

November 6, 2019

IMAG has filed comments with the Postal Regulatory Commission regarding the U.S. Postal Service’s request to keep its inbound e-format rate non-public. In its comments, IMAG contends a domestic benchmark rate should be public.

To read IMAG’s comments, submitted to the P...

October 17, 2019

The United States Postal Service announced on October 16 that Megan J. Brennan, Postmaster General and Chief Executive Officer, is retiring effective January 31, 2020. Brennan's USPS career spans 33 years: she started her USPS service as a postal carrier and began her...

October 17, 2019

IMAG member Postal Stock Exchange announces that it is now part of the Universal Postal Union's Direct Mail Advisory Board (DMAB). Postal Stock Exchange 's membership was unanimously adopted by all member countries.

For further details on the DMAB, click here.

October 17, 2019

The United States will be allowed to set its own rates for inbound international letters and small packages starting in June 2020, the South China Morning Post reports, but observers say the new rates will have less impact on China than Washington had envisioned. Accor...

September 29, 2019

In two recent media reports, IMAG Executive Director Kate Muth shared the association’s perspective on the Universal Postal Union’s agreement regarding the way postal fees are structured for international shipments of small packages. UPU members voted in favor of “Opti...

September 27, 2019

Postmaster General Megan J. Brennan has issued a statement on the Universal Postal Union agreement regarding international exchange of small packets, which was reached at the UPU's Extraordinary Congress on September 25. The agreement allows "the Postal Service to self...

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