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Delays in delivery of mail posted/sent between the southern and western regions of China (※1.13.2009 Lifting Delivery Delays to all Regions)

May 14, 2008

As of June 30, 2008 the notification of delivery delays to all areas excluding Gansu and Sichuan has been lifted.
Also, there are no longer delivery delays to Gansu and Sichuan as of January 13, 2009.

Delivery delays are expected for mail addressed to the following regions as a result of the earthquake that occurred in Sichuan, China on May 12th.
In addition, delays in delivery of mail from the following regions to Japan may occur for some time.

Affected Regions

Region Name(Japanese) Region Name (English) First two digits of postal code
四川Sichuan 61~64
陜西Shaanxi 71~72
甘粛Gansu 73~74
湖南Hunan 41~42
湖北Hubei 43~44
雲南Yunnan 65~67
貴州Guizhou 55~56
山西Shanxi 03~04

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