Pricing & Classification DMM Advisory

Message board to keep postal customers informed of changes to mailing standards, services, and prices.

July 10, 2020

UPDATE 64: International Mail Service Updates Related to COVID-19

On July 10, 2020, the Postal Service™ received a notification from Israel Postal Company advising that due to the increase of new COVID-19 cases, the return to normal status has been suspended. Therefore, delays may continue to occur in the processing and delivery of all types of letter-post, parcel-post and EMS items. All previously issued restrictions regarding addressee signature and service standards continue to apply and force majeure remains in effect.

Unless otherwise noted, service updates to a particular country do not affect delivery of military and diplomatic mail.

This service update affects Priority Mail Express International® (PMEI), Priority Mail International® (PMI), First-Class Mail International® (FCMI), First-Class Package International Service® (FCPIS®), International Priority Airmail® (IPA®), International Surface Air Lift® (ISAL®), and M-Bag® items.

The DMM Advisory will continue to provide updates as they are received. For a full list of international service disruptions, please visit