Pricing & Classification DMM Advisory

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

December 8, 2020

UPDATE 113: International Mail Service Updates Related to COVID-19

On December 8, 2020, the Postal Service™ received a notification from Latvijas Pasts, the designated operator of Latvia, advising that, the state of emergency has been extended until at least January 11, 2021. Force majeure is being extended until further notice and previous measures continue to apply regarding signature at delivery.

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