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Regarding Postal Delays Due to Heavy Snowfalls in Europe, Announcement #3

December 22, 2010

On December 10 we made an announcement regarding interference with the postal deliveries in parts of Europe caused by heavy snowfalls in the region. (http://www.post.japanpost.jp/int/information/2010/1210_02_en.html)

As of December 22, since the impact of snow can still be observed, the delays of postal deliveries to Europe are continuing.
We have received announcements about postal delays from the following territories, as the impact of snowfalls there has been particularly strong. Please note that the deliveries may take a few days longer than usual as the current situation also overlaps with the Christmas season with the increased number of postal items.

Countries with snowfalls-related postal delays warnings received (As of December 22)

Country Mail Type Mailing Method
Iceland All types
(EMS, Letter-Post Items, and Postal Parcels)
Airmail, Surface Mail, and SAL
Ireland
United Kingdom
Denmark
Germany
France
Hungary
Poland
Luxemburg

Countries in bold letters are those from where we received the warning notices after December 10.

  • This information is based on the notices received from each country.
    There is a possibility of postal delays for other countries as well, even if no warning notice was received.


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