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About Changes to the International Mail Requirements List

December 22, 2010

International Mail Requirements List will partially change as of January 1, 2011. Below is the summary of main changes.
Please check the International Mail Requirements List for further details.

【Delivery Requirements・Prohibited Articles】

Amended Content Country or Territory
Handling of Express Items Letter-post item South Africa, Iceland, Namibia
Postal parcel Albania, Algeria, Bahrain, Cameroon, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, United Arab Emirates, Ethiopia, Gambia, Anguilla, Bermuda Islands, Iran, Iraq, Jamaica, Kuwait, Lebanon, Liberia, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Malta, Montenegro, Nepal, Samoa, Uzbekistan, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Slovakia, Slovenia, Suriname, Swaziland, Syria, Tanzania, Chad, Tonga, Tunisia, Ukraine, Vatican
Change into Maximum
Insured Value
Letter-post item Cameroon, Hungary, Iceland, Malaysia, Mauritius, Czech Republic
Postal parcel Algeria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Comoros, Dominican Republic, Estonia, Fiji, French Polynesia, Ghana, Saint Helena, Guinea, Iran, Kuwait, Madagascar, Mali, Cook Islands, Sao Tome and Principe, Slovakia, Syria, Tanzania, Chad, Czech, Tunisia
Handling of Insured Parcel No longer available Bhutan, Cameroon, Gambia, Bermuda islands, Grenada, Iraq, Jamaica, Lebanon, Liberia, Nicaragua, Samoa, Suriname, Tonga
No longer available for
surface route only
Bangladesh, Anguilla, Kuwait, Madagascar, Cook Islands, Sao Tome and Principe, Tunisia
Handling of Advice of Delivery for Parcel Chili, Bermuda Islands, Tristan da Cunha, Grenada, Jamaica, Kuwait, Lebanon, Liberia, Madagascar, Nepal, Nicaragua, Cook Islands, Uganda, Republic of Congo, Solomon, Slovakia, Slovenia, Swaziland, Venezuela
Maximum Weight Limitation for Postal Parcel Albania, Algeria, Bahrain, Bolivia, Burundi, Cameroon, Chili, Cuba, French Polynesia, Gambia, Anguilla, Saint Helena, Grenada, Guatemala, Iran, Iraq, Jamaica, Lebanon, Liberia, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Slovakia, Surinam, Swaziland, Chad, Tunisia
EMS Delivery Area India
Prohibited Articles Belarus, Kazakhstan, Mauritius, Russia, Venezuela

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