In an effort to ensure you’re aware of any service disruptions that may impact your business, please see the postal and carrier alerts and updates around the globe.
We will update regularly with continuing news and information as we receive it, in order to keep your operations informed.
Please note that due to severe weather conditions forecasted for the next 48 hours and for the majority of Greece, transit and/or delivery delays of 24-48hours should be expected.
COVID-19 restrictions disrupt postal operations in Melbourne: Australia Post indicate on October 5 that the current COVID-19 restrictions have been disrupting the operations at its Melbourne offices of exchange. Reportedly, the processing and delivery of inbound and outbound mail items have been significantly impacted.
We have been alerted by the USPS that they have temporarily suspending some services to Australia & New Zealand due to COVID-related issues (primarily lack of uplift capacity).
Regardless of this disruption, APC Postal Logistics will continue to accept your packages destined to Australia & New Zealand and where necessary, will reroute material that may have been sent originally through the USPS, through other Australian & New Zealand carriers that are part of APC’s international distribution network. Please reach out to your APC Sales Executive for Customer Service Representative for further details on available services.
The Postal Service wll be expanding its temporary suspension of services into Australia to PMI as well, effective Friday Sept. 17.
New Zealand is temporarily suspended as of Friday, 01 October 2021.
Due to backlogs in the Brazilian Post’s (Correios) airport operations at Guarulhos Airport in Sao Paulo (GRU), shipments will be delayed up to 4 days before arriving at their processing plant in Curitiba (CWB).
Due to increased volumes to Brazil, all airlines are experiencing higher than normal backlogs leading to delays. We are working with multiple carriers to mitigate the situation.
Please be advised that delays are possible.
Poste Italiane has informed that there are currently delays in the processing and customs clearance of mail items. While they are working to clear any backlog, further delays are likely in addition to those as a result of any COVID-19 restrictions.
Linehaul congestion causing delays of 2 - 3 days.
Monday, 11 October 2021: Thanksgiving Day
Tuesday, 12 October 2021: Hispanic Day
Due to restrictions imposed by governments and/or carriers due to the COVID-19 outbreak, please do not send any shipments to the following countries until further notice:
Service has been RESTORED to the following countries:
Due to the current backlog of items on hold, please allow additional processing time for these countries.
10 SEPTEMBER 2021:
06 AUGUST 2021:
09 JULY 2021:
18 JUNE 2021:
28 MAY 2021:
14 MAY 2021:
07 MAY 2021:
02 APRIL 2021:
26 MARCH 2021:
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29 JANUARY 2021:
08 JANUARY 2021: