Early sending of Christmas mail is recommended (regarding
October 12, 2007
The following are the respective deadlines for Christmas mail, cards,
etc. by surface to be delivered or handled at post offices in destination
countries/areas by Christmas.
|(Asia)||Indonesia||*Around early November|
|Republic of Korea||*Around early December|
|Taiwan||*Around late November|
|Hong Kong||*Around mid-November|
|New Zealand||*Around mid-November|
|(North America)||Canada||*Around early November|
|Hawaii||*Around early November|
|(Central and South America)||Argentina||October 12|
|El Salvador||*Around early November|
|Mexico||*Around early November|
|(Middle East)||Israel||*Around early November|
|(Europe)||Italy||*Around early November|
|United Kingdom||*Around early November|
|Portugal||*Around early November|
|Russia||*Around early November|
|(Africa)||South Africa||*Around early November|
- It takes a few days for parcels, small packets and other mails including goods to receive a customs inspection in destination countries/areas. Therefore, please send those mails as early as possible regardless of the above deadlines.
- No deadlines are set for destination countries/areas not listed in the table because delivery days for Christmas mails are unknown.
- Sending deadlines for destination countries/areas with an asterisk will be announced by the end of October.