Updated June 16, 2021
Our partner carrier networks are still experiencing delays. The holidays brought unprecedented volumes and carriers are working hard to process shipments. Expect continued delays with all shipments. Carriers are processing and delivering record volumes while maintaining the necessary COVID precautions.
Delays impact processing, tracking updates and delivery times for all shipments. Our client support agents do not have any additional information than what is shown on our tracking pages.
As always delivery times are estimated and not guaranteed. This extends to U.S. bound shipments as we have seen delays with both USPS First Class & Priority mail services. Most carriers have removed any service guarantees.
Communication is key! Let your customers know that packages are seeing delays. Find the most up to date details directly on our partner carrier’s website linked below.
Update June 16: Effective Friday, June 18, 2021, the Postal Service™ will resume acceptance of mail destined to Nepal. Read more.
Update May 4: Following the direction of Peel Public Health, Canada Post has temporarily closed a shift at their Gateway West processing facility in Mississauga, Ontario. Delays to inbound mail and packages from the U.S. and other countries can be expected.
Canpar has informed us of delays related to the seasonal volumes, and COVID-19 safety precautions. Expect an additional 1-2 business days delay for pickups. Read more
Asendia Status: Operational with severe delays
Update June 2, 2021: The temporary suspension on international mail acceptance to Israel has been lifted. Shippers may resume sending mail and parcels destined to Israel, effective immediately.
- Asendia Service Updates
- Find specific details on the impact for Asendia Priority Tracked shipments here
International Postal Authorities
International shipments are handed off to the destination country’s postal authority for final mile delivery to your customers. Due to COVID-19, many countries particularly parts of Asia and Europe are experiencing delays in the processing and delivery of international inbound mail.
|The following countries have suspended mail services:|
|Saint Pierre and Miquelon|
|Expect lengthy delays for packages destined to the following countries due to service disruptions:|
|Denmark: PostNord Denmark|
|France: La Poste delivery standards will not be guaranteed|
Delays in delivery should be expected and force majeure remains in effect.
|Germany: Deutsche Post|
|United Kingdom: Royal Mail Royal Mail has suspended outbound shipments due to new transportation restrictions out of the United Kingdom. Inbound shipments are still being processed but expect extreme delivery delays.|
|India: India Post|
|Ireland: An Post|
|Italy: Poste Italiane|
|Japan: Japan Post|
|Samoa: Expect delays with Samoa Post|
|Sweden: PostNord Sweden|
|Thailand: Thailand Post|