USPS Homepage Skip Navigation USPS Home | Postal Explorer Home
  Go to HTML Version >
  Postage Prices:
  Conversion Calculator
  Country Max Limits and
  Price Groups
  Customs Forms Indicator
  Service Standards
  Zone Charts
  April 2015 Price Change Information
  Shipping Services Prices
- Excel - TBD 2015
  Shipping Services Prices
- csv - TBD 2015
  Mailing Services Prices
- Excel - TBD 2015
  Mailing Services Prices
- csv - TBD 2015
  Draft April 2015
Postage Statements
Updated 03/20/15
  Proposed April 2015
Postage Stmnt Updates
Updated 03/20/15
  Full Country Listing
- Proposed
  DMM Streamline
  DMM Cross Reference
  Address Quality
  Business Customer
  Business Mail 101
  Federal Register Notices
  Locate a Post Office
  Mailpiece Design
  Postage Statements
  Postal Bulletins
  Postal Links
  Standard Mail Eligibility
  Decision Tree & CSRs
  ZIP Code Lookup
  About Postal Explorer
  Contact Us
  Download Acrobat Reader



January 8

January 8, 2009


January 18 Pricing Change – Shipping Services Reminder


We will adjust prices for the following shipping services on Sunday, January 18:

  • Express Mail

  • Priority Mail

  • Parcel Select

  • Parcel Return Service

  • Global Express Guaranteed (GXG)

  • Express Mail International

  • Priority Mail International

  • M-bags

Our tools on can help you prepare for the pricing change. You will find price lists, downloadable price files, Federal Register notices, and much more.


We will announce price changes for mailing services, including the new stamp prices, in February. Mailing services prices will adjust in May 2009. Watch the DMM Advisory to stay informed.


New Priority Mail Small Flat Rate Box


On January 18 we’re introducing a smaller Priority Mail flat-rate box, priced the same as the flat-rate envelope, for both domestic and international shipments. With the new box, customers have four convenient flat-rate box options from which to choose.


The new box is about the same size and shape as three stacked DVD cases and is perfect for jewelry, electronics, event tickets, or other small items that need expedited shipping. Like all USPS-provided flat-rate boxes and envelopes, the new box is available free of charge.


Beginning January 12, customers can order the new box from our online Postal Store in packs of 10 and 25, up to a maximum of 200, to prepare for shipping January 18. The box will be available in Post Offices on January 18.