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St. Christopher (St. Kitts) and Nevis                                                            International Mail Manual


Country Conditions for Mailing                         E5      St. Christopher (St. Kitts) and Nevis
Prohibitions (130)                                              Airmail
Radioactive materials.                                          Letter-post Rates
Restrictions                                                     Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight       Letter
                                                                 not over    post    not over     post     not over      post
No list furnished.

Observations                                                         1
                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  (ozs.)

                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             Rate
                                                                             $0.80
                                                                                      (ozs.)
                                                                                        12
                                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  Rate
                                                                                                  $7.65
                                                                                                            (ozs.)
                                                                                                              44
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         Rate
                                                                                                                       $20.75
                                                                     2        1.55      16         9.25       48        22.45
None
                                                                     3        2.30      20        10.85       52        24.20

Customs Forms Required (123)
                                                                     4ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ    3.05      24   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ 12.45       56  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ  25.95

Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)
                                                                     5
                                                                     6
                                                                     7
                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              3.80
                                                                              4.55
                                                                              5.30
                                                                                        28
                                                                                        32
                                                                                        36
                                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  14.05
                                                                                                  15.65
                                                                                                  17.35
                                                                                                              60
                                                                                                              64
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        27.70
                                                                                                                        29.45

                                                                     8        6.05      40        19.05
Size Limits
Letter-post: See 243.2
                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches                          Airmail
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches       Parcel Post Rates
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                $0.70     Weight     Parcel    Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
                                                                 not over    Post     not over    Post     not over      Post
Aerogrammes (250)           $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted        (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate
                                                                     1      $14.00       16      $48.75       31        $86.25
                                                                     2       15.50       17        51.25      32         88.75
                                                                     3       17.25       18        53.75      33         91.25
                                                                     4       19.25       19        56.25      34         93.75
                                                                     5       21.25       20        58.75      35         96.25
                                                                     6       23.75       21        61.25      36         98.75
                                                                     7       26.25       22        63.75      37        101.25
                                                                     8       28.75       23        66.25      38        103.75
                                                                     9       31.25       24        68.75      39        106.25
                                                                    10       33.75       25        71.25      40        108.75
                                                                    11       36.25       26        73.75      41        111.25
                                                                    12       38.75       27        76.25      42        113.75
                                                                    13       41.25       28        78.75      43        116.25
                                                                    14       43.75       29        81.25      44        118.75
                                                                    15       46.25       30        83.75
                                                                                     Weight Limit: 44 lbs.

                                                                Airmail
                                                                Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                              $38.50
                                                                 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound           3.50
                                                                                   Weight Limit: 66 pounds



                                                                Global Priority Mail (230)                       NOT Available




800                                                                                IMM Issue 24, January 2001
                                              Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                     Contents        Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                             St. Christopher (St. Kitts) and Nevis

Economy Mail                                                      Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                 Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter    Weight                 Weight                 Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over       post     not over               not over               not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75

                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ9.40
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                        $12.00
                                                         12.65
                                                         13.30
                                                                       1
                                                                       2
                                                                       3
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $0.44
                                                                                 0.55
                                                                                 0.71
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             14
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                       $1.71
                                                                                                        1.93
                                                                                                        2.15
                                                                                                                    26
                                                                                                                    28
                                                                                                                    30
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                               $3.19
                                                                                                                                3.39
                                                                                                                                3.60
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                4         0.83        18         2.36        32          3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       6
                                                                       8
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 1.05
                                                                                 1.27
                                                                                             20
                                                                                             22
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        2.56
                                                                                                        2.77
                                                                                                                    48
                                                                                                                    64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                5.13
                                                                                                                                6.45
                                                                      10         1.50        24         2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                     ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                  at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $20.25        19      $43.75       33        $64.10
     6       22.00        20       45.40       34         65.50   Certificate of Mailing                            See 313 for fees
     7       23.75        21       46.85       35         66.90
     8       25.50        22       48.30       36         68.30   COD and Certified                        NOT for International Mail
     9       27.25        23       49.75       37         69.70
    10       28.90        24       51.20       38         71.10
    11       30.55        25       52.65       39         72.50
                                                                  Insurance (320)
    12       32.20        26       54.10       40         73.90   Available for Parcel Post only (see 324.2 for required markings)
    13       33.85        27       55.55       41         75.30     Insured Amount          Fee        Insured Amount          Fee
    14       35.50        28       57.00       42         76.70         not over                           not over
    15       37.15        29       58.45       43         78.10
                                                                         $50               $1.85
    16       38.80        30       59.90       44         79.50          $100              $2.60
    17       40.45        31       61.30                                 $200              $3.60
    18       42.10        32       62.70                                 $210 max.         $4.60
                      Weight Limit: 44 lbs.
                                                                  International Business Reply Service (373)
Economy Mail                                                      Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
 Regular
                                                                  International Money Orders (371)
                                                                  Use MO Form MP1
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $16.50
                                                                  Maximum Amount Available: $700                            Fee: $3.25
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.50
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals                     International Reply Coupons (372)                         Fee: $1.75
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $11.00
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.00     Recorded Delivery (360)                                 NOT Available
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds
                                                                  Registered Mail (330)                                     Fee: $7.25
                                                                  Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
Economy Mail                                                      Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)                                 cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
 Weight               Weight               Weight                 Not applicable to M-Bags.
 not over            not over              not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)       Rate     Restricted Delivery (350)                               NOT Available
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
              3.35
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.90
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                  5.90
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  6.35
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $7.60
                                                          8.05
                                                          8.40
                                                                  Return Receipt (340)
                                                                  Available for Registered Mail and Insured Parcels.
                                                                                                                            Fee: $1.50

    28        4.45      48        6.70
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              5.00

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  7.15
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
Matter for the Blind (270)
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.




IMM Issue 24, January 2001                                                                                                           801
Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                      Contents          Country Index

St. Christopher (St. Kitts) and Nevis                                                                   International Mail Manual

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non        Weight                Weight               Weight
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document     not over             not over              not over
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service      (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)    Rate       (lbs.)    Rate
   0.5
    1
                 $32.00
                  39.00     $44.00
                                        36
                                        37
                                                  $179.00
                                                   182.00
                                                            $189.00
                                                             192.00
                                                                          0.5
                                                                            1
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   $22.25
                                                                                    24.75
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $44.00

                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ48.00
                                                                                                                      12
                                                                                                                      13
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             $68.00
                                                                                                                              72.00
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
    2             46.00      51.00      38         186.00    196.00         2       28.00         8      52.00        14      76.00
    3
    4
    5
                  53.00
                  60.00
                  67.00
                             58.00
                             65.00
                             72.00
                                        39
                                        40
                                        41
                                                   189.00
                                                   192.00
                                                   196.00
                                                             199.00
                                                             202.00
                                                             206.00
                                                                            3
                                                                            4
                                                                            5
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    32.00
                                                                                    36.00
                                                                                    40.00
                                                                                                  9
                                                                                                 10
                                                                                                 11
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         56.00
                                                                                                         60.00
                                                                                                         64.00
                                                                                                                      15
                                                                                                                      16
                                                                                                                      17
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              80.00
                                                                                                                              84.00
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              88.00
    6             72.00      77.00      42         199.00    209.00           For each additional pound or fraction: Add $4.00
    7
    8
                  76.00
                  80.00
                             81.00
                             86.00
                                        43
                                        44
                                                   203.00
                                                   206.00
                                                             213.00
                                                             216.00
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            Weight Limit: 44 lbs.          ÁÁÁÁ
    9             85.00      91.00      45         210.00    220.00    Insurance (221.3)
   10             89.00      95.00      46         213.00    223.00
   11             92.00     100.00      47         216.00    226.00    Available for EMS Merchandise Shipments only
   12             96.00     104.00      48         220.00    230.00     Insured Amount         Fee       Insured Amount          Fee
   13             99.00     107.00      49         223.00    233.00         not over                         not over
   14            103.00     111.00      50         229.00    239.00
   15            106.00     114.00      51         232.00    242.00          $500          No Fee       For insurance coverage above
   16            109.00     117.00      52         236.00    246.00          $600            $1.00      $1000, add $1.00 for each $100 or
   17            113.00     121.00      53         239.00    249.00          $700            $2.00      fraction thereof, up to a maximum
   18            116.00     124.00      54         243.00    253.00          $800            $3.00      of $5000 per shipment.
   19            120.00     128.00      55         246.00    256.00          $900            $4.00
   20            123.00     131.00      56         250.00    260.00          $1000           $5.00            $5000 max.       $45.00
   21            126.00     134.00      57         253.00    263.00
   22            130.00     138.00      58         256.00    266.00                                  Required Customs
   23            133.00     141.00      59         260.00    270.00                                  Form/Endorsement
                                                                       Articles Admitted
   24            137.00     145.00      60         263.00    273.00
   25            140.00     148.00      61         267.00    277.00    Business                      PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22
   26            143.00     153.00      62         270.00    280.00    correspondence,               (Old C 1) and Sender’s
   27            147.00     157.00      63         274.00    284.00    commercial papers and         Declaration (green label).
   28            150.00     160.00      64         277.00    287.00    documents.                    Endorse item clearly next to
   29            153.00     163.00      65         281.00    291.00                                  mailing label as BUSINESS
   30            158.00     168.00      66         284.00    294.00
                                                                                                     PAPERS.
   31            162.00     172.00      67         287.00    297.00    Merchandise samples           PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22
   32            165.00     175.00      68         291.00    301.00    without commercial value      (Old C 1) and Sender’s
   33            169.00     179.00      69         294.00    304.00    and not subject to            Declaration (green label).
   34            172.00     182.00      70         298.00    308.00    customs duty.
   35            175.00     185.00                                     Merchandise samples,          PS Form 2976-A, Customs
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.                        gifts, computer data          Declaration and Dispatch Note
                                                                       including computer cards,     CP 72, inside a PS Form 2976-E,
                                                                       magnetic tape, microfilm,     Customs Declaration Envelope
Insurance (215.5)                                                      and microfiche.               CP 91.
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee       Merchandise and all           PS Form 2976-A, Customs
                                                                       articles subject to           Declaration and Dispatch Note
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction      customs duty.                 CP 72, inside a PS Form 2976-E,
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document                                      Customs Declaration Envelope
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,                                 CP 91. A commercial invoice
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction                                 must be attached to the outside
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of                                    of all commercial shipments.
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.
         $700               $4.20                                      Size Limits (223.2)
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80     Maximum length: 36 inches
                                                                       Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
Size Limits (217.4)
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/             Return Receipt Service (221.4): NOT Available
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)
Maximum length: 46 inches
Maximum width: 35 inches                                                                                      Continued Next Page
Maximum height: 46 inches
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches
General Conditions for Mailing
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.




802                                                                                          IMM Issue 24, January 2001
                                                        Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                              Contents      Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                          St. Christopher (St. Kitts) and Nevis

Global Express Mail (cont’d)

Notes:
1. Items are delivered Monday through Saturday. There is no
   delivery on Sunday or on national holidays.
2. Postal employees must tell customers that there is no service
   guarantee on any EMS items.
3. All items admissible in international mail to St. Christopher
   (St. Kitts) and Nevis, including correspondence, business
   papers, and merchandise, are accepted in EMS. See
   Prohibitions and Restrictions.
4. Coins; bank notes; currency notes (paper money); securities
   of any kind payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum,
   gold, and silver (manufactured or not); precious stones;
   jewelry; and other valuable articles are prohibited in EMS
   shipments to St. Christopher (St. Kitts) and Nevis. All items
   prohibited in regular international mail are also prohibited in
   international EMS shipments to St. Christopher (St. Kitts) and
   Nevis.
Reciprocal Service Name: EMS
Country Code: KN
Areas Served: Entire country, including Nevis.




IMM Issue 24, January 2001                                                                            803
Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                              Contents          Country Index

St. Helena                                                                                      International Mail Manual


Country Conditions for Mailing                                  G6                                             St. Helena
Prohibitions (130)                                             Airmail
No list furnished.                                             Letter-post Rates
Restrictions                                                    Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight       Letter
                                                                not over    post    not over     post     not over      post
No list furnished.

Observations                                                        1
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                 (ozs.)

                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            Rate
                                                                            $0.80
                                                                                     (ozs.)
                                                                                       12
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 Rate
                                                                                                 $7.65
                                                                                                           (ozs.)
                                                                                                             44
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        Rate
                                                                                                                      $20.75
                                                                    2        1.55      16         9.25       48        22.45
None
                                                                    3        2.30      20        10.85       52        24.20

Customs Forms Required (123)
                                                                    4ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ    3.05      24   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ 12.45       56   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ 25.95

Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)
                                                                    5
                                                                    6
                                                                    7
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             3.80
                                                                             4.55
                                                                             5.30
                                                                                       28
                                                                                       32
                                                                                       36
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 14.05
                                                                                                 15.65
                                                                                                 17.35
                                                                                                             60
                                                                                                             64
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       27.70
                                                                                                                       29.45

                                                                    8        6.05      40        19.05
Size Limits
Letter-post: See 243.2
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches                         Airmail
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches      Parcel Post Rates
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                $0.70    Weight     Parcel    Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
                                                                not over    Post     not over    Post     not over      Post
Aerogrammes (250)           $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)      Rate     (lbs.)       Rate
                                                                    1      $18.00       16      $72.50       31       $125.00
                                                                    2       22.00       17        76.00      32        128.50
                                                                    3       26.00       18        79.50      33        132.00
                                                                    4       30.00       19        83.00      34        135.50
                                                                    5       34.00       20        86.50      35        139.00
                                                                    6       37.50       21        90.00      36        142.50
                                                                    7       41.00       22        93.50      37        146.00
                                                                    8       44.50       23        97.00      38        149.50
                                                                    9       48.00       24      100.50       39        153.00
                                                                   10       51.50       25      104.00       40        156.50
                                                                   11       55.00       26      107.50       41        160.00
                                                                   12       58.50       27       111.00      42        163.50
                                                                   13       62.00       28       114.50      43        167.00
                                                                   14       65.50       29       118.00      44        170.50
                                                                   15       69.00       30      121.50
                                                                                    Weight Limit: 44 lbs.

                                                               Airmail
                                                               Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                              $38.50
                                                                Each additional pound or fraction of a pound           3.50
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 66 pounds



                                                               Global Priority Mail (230)                        NOT Available




804                                                                                IMM Issue 24, January 2001
                                              Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                     Contents          Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                                St. Helena

Economy Mail                                                      Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                 Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter    Weight                 Weight                 Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over       post     not over               not over               not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75

                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ9.40
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                        $12.00
                                                         12.65
                                                         13.30
                                                                       1
                                                                       2
                                                                       3
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $0.44
                                                                                 0.55
                                                                                 0.71
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             14
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                       $1.71
                                                                                                        1.93
                                                                                                        2.15
                                                                                                                    26
                                                                                                                    28
                                                                                                                    30
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                               $3.19
                                                                                                                                3.39
                                                                                                                                3.60
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                4         0.83        18         2.36        32          3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       6
                                                                       8
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 1.05
                                                                                 1.27
                                                                                             20
                                                                                             22
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        2.56
                                                                                                        2.77
                                                                                                                    48
                                                                                                                    64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                5.13
                                                                                                                                6.45
                                                                      10         1.50        24         2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                     ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                  at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $26.25        19      $56.20       33        $82.50
     6       28.75        20       58.25       34         84.25   Certificate of Mailing                            See 313 for fees
     7       31.00        21       60.15       35         86.00
     8       33.25        22       62.05       36         87.75   COD and Certified                        NOT for International Mail
     9       35.50        23       63.95       37         89.50
    10       37.75        24       65.85       38         91.25
    11       39.80        25       67.75       39         93.00
                                                                  Insurance (320)
    12       41.85        26       69.65       40         94.75   Available for Parcel Post only (see 324.2 for required markings)
    13       43.90        27       71.55       41         96.50     Insured Amount          Fee
    14       45.95        28       73.45       42         98.25         not over
    15       48.00        29       75.35       43        100.00
                                                                         $50               $1.85
    16       50.05        30       77.25       44        101.75          $100              $2.60
    17       52.10        31       79.00                                 $170 max.         $3.60
    18       54.15        32       80.75
                      Weight Limit: 44 lbs.
                                                                  International Business Reply Service (373)
                                                                  Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
Economy Mail
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)                       International Money Orders (371)
 Regular                                                          NOT Available
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $16.50
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.50     International Reply Coupons (372)                         Fee: $1.75

 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals                     Recorded Delivery (360)                                   Fee: $1.90
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $11.00     Available for letter-post mail, post/postal cards,
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.00     aerogrammes, matter for the blind, and M-bags.
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds
                                                                  Registered Mail (330)                                     Fee: $7.25
                                                                  Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
Economy Mail
                                                                  Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)                                 cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
 Weight               Weight               Weight                 Not applicable to M-Bags.
 not over            not over              not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)       Rate     Restricted Delivery (350)                               NOT Available
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
              3.35
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.90
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                  5.90
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  6.35
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $7.60
                                                          8.05
                                                          8.40
                                                                  Return Receipt (340)
                                                                  Available for Registered and Recorded Delivery Mail
                                                                                                                            Fee: $1.50

    28        4.45      48        6.70                            and Insured Parcels.
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              5.00

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  7.15
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
Matter for the Blind (270)                                        Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.
                                                                  Not Available

                                                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
                                                                  Not Available




IMM Issue 24, January 2001                                                                                                         805
Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                      Contents          Country Index

St. Lucia                                                                                                 International Mail Manual


Country Conditions for Mailing                                         E5                                               St. Lucia
Prohibitions (130)                                                    Airmail
Circulars and printed matter concerning lotteries; lottery tickets.   Letter-post Rates
Currency.
Firearms and ammunition except under license from the Police           Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight          Letter
   Dept. (St. Lucia).                                                  not over    post    not over     post     not over         post
Shaving brushes made in Japan.
Used clothing.                                                             1
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                        (ozs.)

                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   Rate
                                                                                   $0.80
                                                                                            (ozs.)
                                                                                              12
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        Rate
                                                                                                        $7.65
                                                                                                                  (ozs.)
                                                                                                                    44
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                  Rate
                                                                                                                                $20.75
                                                                           2        1.55      16         9.25       48           22.45
                                                                           3        2.30      20        10.85       52           24.20
Restrictions
No list furnished.                                                         4ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ    3.05      24   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ 12.45       56     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ  25.95


Observations
                                                                           5
                                                                           6
                                                                           7
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    3.80
                                                                                    4.55
                                                                                    5.30
                                                                                              28
                                                                                              32
                                                                                              36
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        14.05
                                                                                                        15.65
                                                                                                        17.35
                                                                                                                    60
                                                                                                                    64
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                 27.70
                                                                                                                                 29.45
None                                                                       8        6.05      40        19.05

Customs Forms Required (123)
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                     Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)                      Airmail
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)
                                                                      Parcel Post Rates
Size Limits                                                            Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight           Parcel
Letter-post: See 243.2                                                 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over          Post
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches                                  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)           Rate
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches                  1      $14.00        16      $48.75       31            $86.25
                                                                           2       15.50        17        51.25      32             88.75
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                       $0.70        3       17.25        18        53.75      33             91.25
                                                                           4       19.25        19        56.25      34             93.75
Aerogrammes (250)               $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted             5       21.25        20        58.75      35             96.25
                                                                           6       23.75        21        61.25      36             98.75
                                                                           7       26.25        22        63.75      37            101.25
                                                                           8       28.75        23        66.25      38            103.75
                                                                           9       31.25        24        68.75      39            106.25
                                                                          10       33.75        25        71.25      40            108.75
                                                                          11       36.25        26        73.75      41            111.25
                                                                          12       38.75        27        76.25      42            113.75
                                                                          13       41.25        28        78.75      43            116.25
                                                                          14       43.75        29        81.25      44            118.75
                                                                          15       46.25        30        83.75
                                                                                            Weight Limit: 44 lbs.

                                                                      Airmail
                                                                      Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                       Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                                 $38.50
                                                                       Each additional pound or fraction of a pound              3.50
                                                                                          Weight Limit: 66 pounds

                                                                      Global Priority Mail (230)
                                                                       Flat-Rate Envelope                 Variable Weight Option
                                                                                               Weight                 Weight
                                                                        Small     $5.00        Level        Rate      Level        Rate
                                                                        Large     $9.00        0.5 lb.      $ 8.00    2.5 lbs. $21.00
                                                                                               1.0 lb.       12.00    3.0 lbs.  24.00
                                                                                               1.5 lbs.      14.00    3.5 lbs.  28.00
                                                                                               2.0 lbs.      17.00    4.0 lbs.  31.00
                                                                                           Weight Limit: 4 pounds




806                                                                                       IMM Issue 24, January 2001
                                                     Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                     Contents        Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                                  St. Lucia

Economy Mail                                                      Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                 Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter    Weight                 Weight                 Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over       post     not over               not over               not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75

                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ9.40
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                        $12.00
                                                         12.65
                                                         13.30
                                                                       1
                                                                       2
                                                                       3
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $0.44
                                                                                 0.55
                                                                                 0.71
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             14
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                       $1.71
                                                                                                        1.93
                                                                                                        2.15
                                                                                                                    26
                                                                                                                    28
                                                                                                                    30
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                               $3.19
                                                                                                                                3.39
                                                                                                                                3.60
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                4         0.83        18         2.36        32          3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       6
                                                                       8
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 1.05
                                                                                 1.27
                                                                                             20
                                                                                             22
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        2.56
                                                                                                        2.77
                                                                                                                    48
                                                                                                                    64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                5.13
                                                                                                                                6.45
                                                                      10         1.50        24         2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                     ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                  at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $20.25        19      $43.75       33        $64.10
     6       22.00        20       45.40       34         65.50   Certificate of Mailing                            See 313 for fees
     7       23.75        21       46.85       35         66.90
     8       25.50        22       48.30       36         68.30   COD and Certified                        NOT for International Mail
     9       27.25        23       49.75       37         69.70
    10       28.90        24       51.20       38         71.10
    11       30.55        25       52.65       39         72.50
                                                                  Insurance (320)
    12       32.20        26       54.10       40         73.90   Available for Parcel Post only (see 324.2 for required markings)
    13       33.85        27       55.55       41         75.30     Insured Amount          Fee        Insured Amount          Fee
    14       35.50        28       57.00       42         76.70         not over                           not over
    15       37.15        29       58.45       43         78.10
                                                                         $50               $1.85           $300               $4.60
    16       38.80        30       59.90       44         79.50          $100              $2.60           $400 max.          $5.60
    17       40.45        31       61.30                                 $200              $3.60
    18       42.10        32       62.70
                      Weight Limit: 44 lbs.
                                                                  International Business Reply Service (373)
                                                                  Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
Economy Mail
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)                       International Money Orders (371)
 Regular                                                          Use MO Form MP1
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $16.50     Maximum Amount Available: $700                            Fee: $3.25
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.50
                                                                  International Reply Coupons (372)                         Fee: $1.75
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $11.00     Recorded Delivery (360)                                 NOT Available
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.00
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds                      Registered Mail (330)                                     Fee: $7.25
                                                                  Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
                                                                  Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
Economy Mail
                                                                  cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)                                 Not applicable to M-Bags.
 Weight               Weight               Weight
 not over            not over              not over               Restricted Delivery (350)                               NOT Available
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
                                                                  Return Receipt (340)                                      Fee: $1.50
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
              3.35
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.90
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                  5.90
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  6.35
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $7.60
                                                          8.05
                                                          8.40
                                                                  Available for Registered Mail and Insured Parcels.

    28        4.45      48        6.70
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              5.00

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  7.15
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
Matter for the Blind (270)
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.




IMM Issue 24, January 2001                                                                                                           807
Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                      Contents         Country Index

St. Lucia                                                                                              International Mail Manual

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non        Weight                Weight               Weight
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document     not over             not over              not over
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service      (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)    Rate       (lbs.)    Rate
   0.5
    1
                 $32.00
                  39.00     $44.00
                                        36
                                        37
                                                  $179.00
                                                   182.00
                                                            $189.00
                                                             192.00
                                                                          0.5
                                                                            1
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   $22.25
                                                                                    24.75
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $44.00

                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ48.00
                                                                                                                      12
                                                                                                                      13
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             $68.00

                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ72.00
    2             46.00      51.00      38         186.00    196.00         2       28.00         8      52.00        14      76.00
    3
    4
    5
                  53.00
                  60.00
                  67.00
                             58.00
                             65.00
                             72.00
                                        39
                                        40
                                        41
                                                   189.00
                                                   192.00
                                                   196.00
                                                             199.00
                                                             202.00
                                                             206.00
                                                                            3
                                                                            4
                                                                            5
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    32.00
                                                                                    36.00
                                                                                    40.00
                                                                                                  9
                                                                                                 10
                                                                                                 11
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         56.00
                                                                                                         60.00
                                                                                                         64.00
                                                                                                                      15
                                                                                                                      16
                                                                                                                      17
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              80.00
                                                                                                                              84.00
                                                                                                                              88.00
    6             72.00      77.00      42         199.00    209.00           For each additional pound or fraction: Add $4.00
    7
    8
                  76.00
                  80.00
                             81.00
                             86.00
                                        43
                                        44
                                                   203.00
                                                   206.00
                                                             213.00
                                                             216.00
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            Weight Limit: 44 lbs.         ÁÁÁÁ
    9             85.00      91.00      45         210.00    220.00    Insurance (221.3)
   10             89.00      95.00      46         213.00    223.00
   11             92.00     100.00      47         216.00    226.00    Available for EMS Merchandise Shipments only
   12             96.00     104.00      48         220.00    230.00      Insured Amount        Fee      Insured Amount          Fee
   13             99.00     107.00      49         223.00    233.00          not over                       not over
   14            103.00     111.00      50         229.00    239.00
   15            106.00     114.00      51         232.00    242.00            $500         No Fee     For insurance coverage above
   16            109.00     117.00      52         236.00    246.00            $600           $1.00    $1000, add $1.00 for each $100 or
   17            113.00     121.00      53         239.00    249.00            $700           $2.00    fraction thereof, up to a maximum
   18            116.00     124.00      54         243.00    253.00            $800           $3.00    of $5000 per shipment.
   19            120.00     128.00      55         246.00    256.00            $900           $4.00
   20            123.00     131.00      56         250.00    260.00            $1000          $5.00          $5000 max.       $45.00
   21            126.00     134.00      57         253.00    263.00
   22            130.00     138.00      58         256.00    266.00                           Required Customs
   23            133.00     141.00      59         260.00    270.00                           Form/Endorsement
                                                                       Articles Admitted
   24            137.00     145.00      60         263.00    273.00
   25            140.00     148.00      61         267.00    277.00    Correspondence         PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   26            143.00     153.00      62         270.00    280.00    and business           C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   27            147.00     157.00      63         274.00    284.00    papers.                label). Endorse item clearly next to
   28            150.00     160.00      64         277.00    287.00                           mailing label as BUSINESS PAPERS.
   29            153.00     163.00      65         281.00    291.00    Merchandise            PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   30            158.00     168.00      66         284.00    294.00    samples without        C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   31            162.00     172.00      67         287.00    297.00    commercial value.      label).
   32            165.00     175.00      68         291.00    301.00    Merchandise and all    PS Form 2976-A, Customs Declaration
   33            169.00     179.00      69         294.00    304.00    articles subject to    and Dispatch Note CP 72, inside a PS
   34            172.00     182.00      70         298.00    308.00    customs duty.          Form 2976-E, Customs Declaration
   35            175.00     185.00                                                            Envelope CP 91. A commercial invoice
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.                                               must be included in each item.

                                                                       Size Limits (223.2)
Insurance (215.5)
                                                                       Maximum length: 36 inches
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee       Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction      Return Receipt Service (221.4): NOT Available
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,   Note:
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction   Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities of
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of        any kind payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum, gold,
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.               and silver (manufactured or not); precious stones; jewelry;
         $700               $4.20                                        and other valuable articles are prohibited in EMS shipments
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80       to St. Lucia.

Size Limits (217.4)                                                    Reciprocal Service Name: EMS-Expedited Mail Service
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/             Country Code: LC
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)
Maximum length: 46 inches                                              Areas Served: All
Maximum width: 35 inches
Maximum height: 46 inches
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches
General Conditions for Mailing
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.




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                                                        Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                              Contents         Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                       St. Pierre and Miquelon


Country Conditions for Mailing                                  E3                  St. Pierre and Miquelon
Prohibitions (130)                                             Airmail
Perishable infectious biological substances.                   Letter-post Rates
Perishable noninfectious biological substances.
Radioactive materials.                                          Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight       Letter
                                                                not over    post    not over     post     not over      post
Restrictions
No list furnished.                                                  1
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                 (ozs.)

                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            Rate
                                                                            $0.80
                                                                                     (ozs.)
                                                                                       12
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 Rate
                                                                                                 $7.65
                                                                                                           (ozs.)
                                                                                                             44
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        Rate
                                                                                                                      $20.75
                                                                    2        1.55      16         9.25       48        22.45
                                                                    3        2.30      20        10.85       52        24.20
Observations
None
                                                                    4ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ    3.05      24   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ 12.45       56  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ  25.95


Customs Forms Required (123)
                                                                    5
                                                                    6
                                                                    7
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             3.80
                                                                             4.55
                                                                             5.30
                                                                                       28
                                                                                       32
                                                                                       36
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 14.05
                                                                                                 15.65
                                                                                                 17.35
                                                                                                             60
                                                                                                             64
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       27.70
                                                                                                                       29.45

Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)                    8        6.05      40        19.05
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
Size Limits                                                    Airmail
Letter-post: See 243.2                                         Parcel Post Rates
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches       Weight     Parcel    Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
                                                                not over    Post     not over    Post     not over      Post
                                                                 (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)      Rate     (lbs.)       Rate
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                $0.70
                                                                    1      $14.00       25      $80.75       49       $150.35
Aerogrammes (250)             $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted        2       15.50       26        83.65      50        153.25
                                                                    3       17.50       27        86.55      51        156.15
                                                                    4       20.25       28        89.45      52        159.05
                                                                    5       22.75       29        92.35      53        161.95
                                                                    6       25.65       30        95.25      54        164.85
                                                                    7       28.55       31        98.15      55        167.75
                                                                    8       31.45       32      101.05       56        170.65
                                                                    9       34.35       33      103.95       57        173.55
                                                                   10       37.25       34      106.85       58        176.45
                                                                   11       40.15       35      109.75       59        179.35
                                                                   12       43.05       36       112.65      60        182.25
                                                                   13       45.95       37       115.55      61        185.15
                                                                   14       48.85       38       118.45      62        188.05
                                                                   15       51.75       39      121.35       63        190.95
                                                                   16       54.65       40      124.25       64        193.85
                                                                   17       57.55       41      127.15       65        196.75
                                                                   18       60.45       42      130.05       66        199.65
                                                                   19       63.35       43      132.95
                                                                   20       66.25       44      135.85
                                                                   21       69.15       45      138.75
                                                                   22       72.05       46      141.65
                                                                   23       74.95       47      144.55
                                                                   24       77.85       48      147.45
                                                                                    Weight Limit: 66 lbs.

                                                               Airmail
                                                               Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                              $38.50
                                                                Each additional pound or fraction of a pound           3.50
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 66 pounds



                                                               Global Priority Mail (230)                       NOT Available




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Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                      Contents          Country Index

St. Pierre and Miquelon                                                                                International Mail Manual

Economy Mail                                                       Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                  Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight         Letter    Weight                 Weight                   Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over        post     not over               not over                 not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)         Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)       Rate        (ozs.)      Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75
                                   9.40
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $12.00
                                                          12.65
                                                          13.30
                                                                        1
                                                                        2
                                                                        3
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 $0.44
                                                                                  0.55
                                                                                  0.71
                                                                                              12
                                                                                              14
                                                                                              16
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         $1.71
                                                                                                          1.93
                                                                                                          2.15
                                                                                                                       26
                                                                                                                       28
                                                                                                                       30
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                 $3.19
                                                                                                                                  3.39
                                                                                                                                  3.60
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                 4         0.83        18          2.36         32         3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52       ÁÁÁ
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                 ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                        6
                                                                        8
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                  1.05
                                                                                  1.27
                                                                                              20
                                                                                              22
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                          2.56
                                                                                                          2.77
                                                                                                                       48
                                                                                                                       64
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                  5.13
                                                                                                                                  6.45
                                                                       10         1.50        24          2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ                     ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                   $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                   at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                   Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight      Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over     Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)      Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $18.25         27     $39.55        49       $58.40
     6       19.35         28       40.45       50        59.25    Certificate of Mailing                               See 313 for fees
     7       20.45         29       41.35       51        60.10
     8       21.55         30       42.25       52        60.95    COD and Certified                         NOT for International Mail
     9       22.65         31       43.10       53        61.80
    10       23.75         32       43.95       54        62.65
    11       24.70         33       44.80       55        63.50
                                                                   Insurance (320)
    12       25.65         34       45.65       56        64.35    Available for Parcel Post only (see 324.2 for required markings)
    13       26.60         35       46.50       57        65.20      Insured Amount          Fee        Insured Amount           Fee
    14       27.55         36       47.35       58        66.05          not over                           not over
    15       28.50         37       48.20       59        66.90
                                                                          $50               $1.85            $800                $9.60
    16       29.45         38       49.05       60        67.75           $100              $2.60            $900               $10.60
    17       30.40         39       49.90       61        68.60           $200              $3.60            $1000              $11.60
    18       31.35         40       50.75       62        69.45           $300              $4.60
    19       32.30         41       51.60       63        70.30           $400              $5.60      Add $1.00 for each add’l $100 or
    20       33.25         42       52.45       64        71.15           $500              $6.60      fraction of insurance coverage.
    21       34.15         43       53.30       65        72.00           $600              $7.60
    22       35.05         44       54.15       66        72.85           $700              $8.60            $5000 max.         $51.60
    23       35.95         45       55.00
    24       36.85         46       55.85
    25       37.75         47       56.70                          International Business Reply Service (373)
    26       38.65         48       57.55                          Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
                       Weight Limit: 66 lbs.
                                                                   International Money Orders (371)
Economy Mail                                                       Maximum Amount Available: $700                              Fee: $8.50
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                   International Reply Coupons (372)                           Fee: $1.75
 Regular
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                                $16.50     Recorded Delivery (360)                                 NOT Available
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound             1.50
                                                                   Registered Mail (330)                                       Fee: $7.25
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals                      Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                                $11.00     Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound             1.00     cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
                      Weight Limit: 66 pounds                      Not applicable to M-Bags.

Economy Mail                                                       Restricted Delivery (350)                               NOT Available
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)
                                                                   Return Receipt (340)                                        Fee: $1.50
 Weight               Weight               Weight                  Available for Registered Mail and Insured Parcels.
 not over            not over              not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)        Rate
    16
    20
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.35
                        36
                        40
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                  5.90
                                              56
                                              60
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ    $7.60
                                                           8.05
    24        3.90      44        6.35        64           8.40
    28
    32
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              4.45
              5.00
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
                        48
                        52
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                  6.70
                                  7.15
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                 ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)

Matter for the Blind (270)
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.




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                                                   Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                             Contents    Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                    St. Pierre and Miquelon

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non       Not Available
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service
   0.5           $24.00                 36        $116.00   $122.00
    1             33.00     $36.00      37         118.00    124.00
    2             38.00      41.00      38         120.00    126.00
    3             40.00      44.00      39         122.00    128.00
    4             43.00      47.00      40         124.00    130.00
    5             46.00      50.00      41         126.00    132.00
    6             48.00      52.00      42         130.00    136.00
    7             51.00      55.00      43         132.00    138.00
    8             53.00      57.00      44         134.00    140.00
    9             55.00      59.00      45         137.00    143.00
   10             58.00      62.00      46         139.00    145.00
   11             60.00      64.00      47         141.00    147.00
   12             62.00      66.00      48         143.00    149.00
   13             65.00      69.00      49         146.00    151.00
   14             67.00      71.00      50         148.00    152.00
   15             69.00      73.00      51         152.00    156.00
   16             72.00      76.00      52         154.00    158.00
   17             74.00      78.00      53         156.00    160.00
   18             76.00      80.00      54         159.00    163.00
   19             79.00      83.00      55         160.00    164.00
   20             81.00      87.00      56         162.00    166.00
   21             83.00      89.00      57         163.00    167.00
   22             85.00      91.00      58         164.00    168.00
   23             87.00      93.00      59         166.00    170.00
   24             90.00      96.00      60         167.00    170.00
   25             92.00      98.00      61         169.00    172.00
   26             94.00     100.00      62         170.00    173.00
   27             96.00     102.00      63         171.00    174.00
   28             98.00     104.00      64         172.00    175.00
   29            100.00     106.00      65         173.00    176.00
   30            103.00     109.00      66         174.00    177.00
   31            105.00     111.00      67         175.00    178.00
   32            107.00     113.00      68         176.00    179.00
   33            109.00     115.00      69         177.00    180.00
   34            112.00     118.00      70         178.00    181.00
   35            114.00     120.00
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.

Insurance (215.5)
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.
         $700               $4.20
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80

Size Limits (217.4)
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)
Maximum length: 46 inches
Maximum width: 35 inches
Maximum height: 46 inches
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches
General Conditions for Mailing
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.




IMM Issue 24, January 2001                                                                                         811
Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                 Contents         Country Index

St. Vincent and the Grenadines                                                                    International Mail Manual


Country Conditions for Mailing                         E5           St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Prohibitions (130)                                             Airmail
Arms and ammunition except under license.                      Letter-post Rates
Currency.
Radioactive materials.                                          Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight            Letter
                                                                not over    post    not over     post     not over           post
Restrictions
No list furnished.                                                  1
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                 (ozs.)

                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            Rate
                                                                            $0.80
                                                                                     (ozs.)
                                                                                       12
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 Rate
                                                                                                 $7.65
                                                                                                           (ozs.)
                                                                                                             44
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             Rate
                                                                                                                           $20.75
                                                                    2        1.55      16         9.25       48             22.45
                                                                    3        2.30      20        10.85       52             24.20
Observations
None
                                                                    4ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ    3.05      24   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ 12.45       56      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ   25.95


Customs Forms Required (123)
                                                                    5
                                                                    6
                                                                    7
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             3.80
                                                                             4.55
                                                                             5.30
                                                                                       28
                                                                                       32
                                                                                       36
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 14.05
                                                                                                 15.65
                                                                                                 17.35
                                                                                                             60
                                                                                                             64
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            27.70
                                                                                                                            29.45

Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)                    8        6.05      40        19.05
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
Size Limits                                                    Airmail
Letter-post: See 243.2                                         Parcel Post Rates
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches       Weight     Parcel     Weight       Parcel      Weight       Parcel
                                                                not over    Post      not over      Post       not over      Post
                                                                 (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)       Rate        (lbs.)       Rate
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                $0.70
                                                                    1      $17.00        16        $63.75
Aerogrammes (250)           $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted          2       19.00        17         67.00
                                                                    3       22.00        18         70.25
                                                                    4       25.00        19         73.50
                                                                    5       28.00        20         76.75
                                                                    6       31.25        21         80.00
                                                                    7       34.50        22         83.25
                                                                    8       37.75
                                                                    9       41.00
                                                                   10       44.25
                                                                   11       47.50
                                                                   12       50.75
                                                                   13       54.00
                                                                   14       57.25
                                                                   15       60.50
                                                                                    Weight Limit: 22 lbs.

                                                               Airmail
                                                               Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                                   $38.50
                                                                Each additional pound or fraction of a pound                3.50
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 66 pounds



                                                               Global Priority Mail (230)                           NOT Available




812                                                                                IMM Issue 24, January 2001
                                              Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                         Contents        Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                     St. Vincent and the Grenadines

Economy Mail                                                          Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                     Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight            Letter    Weight                 Weight                 Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over           post     not over               not over               not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)            Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75
                                   9.40
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                            $12.00
                                                             12.65
                                                             13.30
                                                                           1
                                                                           2
                                                                           3
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    $0.44
                                                                                     0.55
                                                                                     0.71
                                                                                                 12
                                                                                                 14
                                                                                                 16
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                           $1.71
                                                                                                            1.93
                                                                                                            2.15
                                                                                                                        26
                                                                                                                        28
                                                                                                                        30
                                                                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                   $3.19
                                                                                                                                    3.39
                                                                                                                                    3.60
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                    4         0.83        18         2.36        32          3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52         ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                   ÁÁÁ               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           6
                                                                           8
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                     1.05
                                                                                     1.27
                                                                                                 20
                                                                                                 22
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                            2.56
                                                                                                            2.77
                                                                                                                        48
                                                                                                                        64
                                                                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                    5.13
                                                                                                                                    6.45
                                                                          10         1.50        24         2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ                     ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                      $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                      at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                      Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel      Weight     Parcel       Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post       not over    Post        not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate        (lbs.)     Rate         (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $20.25         19      $43.75
     6       22.00         20       45.40                             Certificate of Mailing                            See 313 for fees
     7       23.75         21       46.85
     8       25.50         22       48.30                             COD and Certified                        NOT for International Mail
     9       27.25
    10       28.90
    11       30.55
                                                                      Insurance (320)
    12       32.20                                                    Available for Parcel Post only (see 324.2 for required markings)
    13       33.85                                                      Insured Amount          Fee
    14       35.50                                                          not over
    15       37.15
                                                                             $50               $1.85
    16       38.80                                                           $100              $2.60
    17       40.45                                                           $130 max.         $3.60
    18       42.10
                      Weight Limit: 22 lbs.
                                                                      International Business Reply Service (373)
                                                                      Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
Economy Mail
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)                           International Money Orders (371)
 Regular                                                              Use MO Form MP1
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                                   $16.50     Maximum Amount Available: $700                            Fee: $3.25
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound                1.50
                                                                      International Reply Coupons (372)                         Fee: $1.75
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                                   $11.00     Recorded Delivery (360)                                 NOT Available
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound                1.00
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds                          Registered Mail (330)                                     Fee: $7.25
                                                                      Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
                                                                      Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
Economy Mail
                                                                      cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)                                     Not applicable to M-Bags.
 Weight               Weight               Weight
 not over            not over              not over                   Restricted Delivery (350)                                 Fee: $3.20
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)           Rate     Available for Registered Mail with Return Receipt.
                                                                      Endorsements:         A remettre en main propre.
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
              3.35
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.90
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                  5.90
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                  6.35
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                             $7.60
                                                              8.05
                                                              8.40    Return Receipt (340)                                      Fee: $1.50
    28        4.45      48        6.70
                                                                      Available for Registered Mail and Insured Parcels.
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              5.00

            ÁÁÁ
                        52         ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                  7.15
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                   ÁÁÁ               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
Matter for the Blind (270)
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.




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Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                       Contents          Country Index

St. Vincent and the Grenadines                                                                           International Mail Manual

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non        Weight                Weight               Weight
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document     not over             not over              not over
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service      (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)    Rate       (lbs.)    Rate
   0.5
    1
                 $32.00
                  39.00     $44.00
                                        36
                                        37
                                                  $179.00
                                                   182.00
                                                            $189.00
                                                             192.00
                                                                          0.5
                                                                            1
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   $22.25
                                                                                    24.75
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $44.00

                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ48.00
                                                                                                                      12
                                                                                                                      13
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             $68.00
                                                                                                                              72.00
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
    2             46.00      51.00      38         186.00    196.00         2       28.00         8      52.00        14      76.00
    3
    4
    5
                  53.00
                  60.00
                  67.00
                             58.00
                             65.00
                             72.00
                                        39
                                        40
                                        41
                                                   189.00
                                                   192.00
                                                   196.00
                                                             199.00
                                                             202.00
                                                             206.00
                                                                            3
                                                                            4
                                                                            5
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    32.00
                                                                                    36.00
                                                                                    40.00
                                                                                                  9
                                                                                                 10
                                                                                                 11
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         56.00
                                                                                                         60.00
                                                                                                         64.00
                                                                                                                      15
                                                                                                                      16
                                                                                                                      17
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              80.00
                                                                                                                              84.00
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              88.00
    6             72.00      77.00      42         199.00    209.00           For each additional pound or fraction: Add $4.00
    7
    8
                  76.00
                  80.00
                             81.00
                             86.00
                                        43
                                        44
                                                   203.00
                                                   206.00
                                                             213.00
                                                             216.00
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            Weight Limit: 44 lbs.           ÁÁÁÁ
    9             85.00      91.00      45         210.00    220.00    Insurance (221.3)
   10             89.00      95.00      46         213.00    223.00
   11             92.00     100.00      47         216.00    226.00    Available for EMS Merchandise Shipments only
   12             96.00     104.00      48         220.00    230.00      Insured Amount        Fee        Insured Amount          Fee
   13             99.00     107.00      49         223.00    233.00          not over                         not over
   14            103.00     111.00      50         229.00    239.00
   15            106.00     114.00      51         232.00    242.00            $500         No Fee       For insurance coverage above
   16            109.00     117.00      52         236.00    246.00            $600           $1.00      $1000, add $1.00 for each $100 or
   17            113.00     121.00      53         239.00    249.00            $700           $2.00      fraction thereof, up to a maximum
   18            116.00     124.00      54         243.00    253.00            $800           $3.00      of $5000 per shipment.
   19            120.00     128.00      55         246.00    256.00            $900           $4.00
   20            123.00     131.00      56         250.00    260.00            $1000          $5.00            $5000 max.       $45.00
   21            126.00     134.00      57         253.00    263.00
   22            130.00     138.00      58         256.00    266.00                                   Required Customs
   23            133.00     141.00      59         260.00    270.00                                   Form/Endorsement
                                                                       Articles Admitted
   24            137.00     145.00      60         263.00    273.00
   25            140.00     148.00      61         267.00    277.00    Correspondence and             No form required. Endorse items
   26            143.00     153.00      62         270.00    280.00    business papers.               clearly next to mailing label as
   27            147.00     157.00      63         274.00    284.00                                   BUSINESS PAPERS.
   28            150.00     160.00      64         277.00    287.00    Merchandise samples            PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22
   29            153.00     163.00      65         281.00    291.00    without commercial value       (Old C 1) and Sender’s
   30            158.00     168.00      66         284.00    294.00    and not subject to             Declaration (green label).
   31            162.00     172.00      67         287.00    297.00    customs duty.
   32            165.00     175.00      68         291.00    301.00    Merchandise and all            PS Form 2976-A, Customs
   33            169.00     179.00      69         294.00    304.00    articles subject to            Declaration and Dispatch Note
   34            172.00     182.00      70         298.00    308.00    customs duty.                  CP 72, inside a PS Form 2976-E,
   35            175.00     185.00                                                                    Customs Declaration Envelope
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.                                                       CP 91.

                                                                       Size Limits (223.2)
Insurance (215.5)
                                                                       Maximum length: 36 inches
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee       Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction      Return Receipt Service (221.4): NOT Available
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,   Note:
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction   Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities of
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of        any kind payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum, gold,
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.               and silver (manufactured or not); precious stones; jewelry;
         $700               $4.20                                        and other valuable articles are prohibited in EMS shipments
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80       to St. Vincent and the Grenadines.

Size Limits (217.4)                                                    Reciprocal Service Name: Express Mail Service
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/                                               International (EMS/SVD)
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)                                 Country Code: VC
Maximum length: 46 inches
Maximum width: 35 inches                                               Areas Served: All
Maximum height: 46 inches
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches
General Conditions for Mailing
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.




814                                                                                          IMM Issue 24, January 2001
                                                        Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                     Contents          Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                              San Marino


Country Conditions for Mailing                                        H4                                            San Marino
Prohibitions (130)                                                   Airmail
Albums of any kind (of photographs, postcards, postage               Letter-post Rates
   stamps, etc.).
Articles of platinum or gold; jewelry; and other valuable articles    Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight          Letter
   unless sent as insured packages.                                   not over    post    not over     post     not over         post
Artificial flowers and fruits and accessories for them.
Bells and other musical instruments and parts thereof.                    1
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       (ozs.)

                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                  Rate
                                                                                  $0.80
                                                                                           (ozs.)
                                                                                             12
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                       Rate
                                                                                                       $7.55
                                                                                                                 (ozs.)
                                                                                                                   44
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                 Rate
                                                                                                                               $16.90
Cartridge caps; cartridges.                                               2        1.60      16         8.70       48           18.10
                                                                          3        2.40      20         9.85       52           19.35
Clocks and supplies for clocks.
Coins; banknotes; securities payable to bearer circulating                4ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ    3.20      24   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ 11.00       56     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ  20.60
   abroad; and precious stones. However, Italian metal coins,
   banknotes and securities payable to bearer sent direct by
                                                                          5
                                                                          6
                                                                          7
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   4.00
                                                                                   4.80
                                                                                   5.60
                                                                                             28
                                                                                             32
                                                                                             36
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                       12.15
                                                                                                       13.30
                                                                                                       14.50
                                                                                                                   60
                                                                                                                   64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                21.85
                                                                                                                                23.10
   foreign banks to Italian banks for exchange or replacement
   are permitted.                                                         8        6.40      40        15.70
Compound medicaments and medicines.
Coral mounted in any way.
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
Ether and chloroform.                                                Airmail
Exposed photographic and cinematographic films.                      Parcel Post Rates
Footwear of any kind.
Haberdashery and sewn articles of any kind, including                 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight         Parcel
   trimmings and lace; handkerchiefs; scarves; shawls,                not over    Post      not over    Post     not over        Post
   needlework including stockings and gloves; bonnets, caps,           (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)      Rate     (lbs.)         Rate
   and hats of any kind.                                                  1      $14.50        16      $75.50       31         $134.00
Hair and articles made of hair.                                           2       18.75        17        79.40      32          137.90
Leather goods.                                                            3       23.25        18        83.30      33          141.80
Lighters and their parts, including lighter flints.                       4       26.75        19        87.20      34          145.70
Nutmeg, vanilla; sea salt, rock salt; saffron.                            5       32.75        20        91.10      35          149.60
Perfumery goods of all kinds (except soap).                               6       36.50        21        95.00      36          153.50
Playing cards of any kind.                                                7       40.40        22        98.90      37          157.40
Postage stamps in sealed or unsealed letter-post shipments.               8       44.30        23      102.80       38          161.30
Radioactive materials.                                                    9       48.20        24      106.70       39          165.20
Ribbons for typewriters.                                                 10       52.10        25       110.60      40          169.10
Roasted or ground coffee and it substitutes; roasted chicory.            11       56.00        26       114.50      41          173.00
Saccharine and all products containing saccharine.                       12       59.90        27       118.40      42          176.90
Salted, smoked or otherwise prepared meats; fats; and lard.              13       63.80        28      122.30       43          180.80
Tobacco.                                                                 14       67.70        29      126.20       44          184.70
                                                                         15       71.60        30      130.10
Toys not made wholly of wood.
Treated skins and furs.                                                                    Weight Limit: 44 lbs.
Weapons of any kind and spare parts for them.
                                                                     Airmail
Restrictions                                                         Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
Postage stamps for philatelic purposes are admitted in
  registered letters on condition that the package bears a            Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                                 $27.50
  completed Form 2976 and the addressee complies with the             Each additional pound or fraction of a pound              2.50
  Italian financial regulations.
                                                                                         Weight Limit: 66 pounds
Observations
1. Letter-post shipments may not contain dutiable articles.          Global Priority Mail (230)
2. Commercial shipments must be accompanied by a copy of
   the relative commercial invoice dated and signed by the            Flat-Rate Envelope                 Variable Weight Option
   sender.
3. Shipments containing books must bear a PS Form 2976                                        Weight                 Weight
                                                                       Small     $5.00        Level        Rate      Level        Rate
   (green label).
4. Many articles are subject to an import license or quantity          Large     $9.00        0.5 lb.      $ 8.00    2.5 lbs. $18.00
   restrictions. Senders should ascertain from the addressee                                  1.0 lb.       10.00    3.0 lbs.  21.00
   before mailing whether the articles will be admitted or                                    1.5 lbs.      12.00    3.5 lbs.  23.00
   whether the necessary documents, if required, are held.                                    2.0 lbs.      15.00    4.0 lbs.  26.00

Customs Forms Required (123)                                                              Weight Limit: 4 pounds
Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)
Size Limits
Letter-post: See 243.2
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
Postal/Post Cards (250)                       $0.70
Aerogrammes (250)     $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted



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San Marino                                                                                            International Mail Manual

Economy Mail                                                      Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                 Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter    Weight                 Weight                   Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over       post     not over               not over                 not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)       Rate        (ozs.)      Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $3.80
              4.45
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              5.10
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  $6.90

                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ7.50
                                   8.10
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $9.90
                                                         10.50
                                                         11.10
                                                                       1
                                                                       2
                                                                       3
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $0.44
                                                                                 0.55
                                                                                 0.71
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             14
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $1.71
                                                                                                         1.93
                                                                                                         2.15
                                                                                                                      26
                                                                                                                      28
                                                                                                                      30
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                $3.19
                                                                                                                                 3.39
                                                                                                                                 3.60
    28        5.70      48         8.70                                4         0.83        18          2.36         32         3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.30

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ
                                   9.30          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       6
                                                                       8
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 1.05
                                                                                 1.27
                                                                                             20
                                                                                             22
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         2.56
                                                                                                         2.77
                                                                                                                      48
                                                                                                                      64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                 5.13
                                                                                                                                 6.45
                                                                      10         1.50        24          2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                     ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                  at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $21.50        19      $39.80       33        $58.00
     6       22.80        20       41.10       34         59.30   Certificate of Mailing                               See 313 for fees
     7       24.10        21       42.40       35         60.60
     8       25.40        22       43.70       36         61.90   COD and Certified                         NOT for International Mail
     9       26.70        23       45.00       37         63.20
    10       28.10        24       46.30       38         64.50
    11       29.40        25       47.60       39         65.80
                                                                  Insurance (320)
    12       30.70        26       48.90       40         67.10   Available for Parcel Post only (see 324.2 for required markings)
    13       32.00        27       50.20       41         68.40     Insured Amount          Fee        Insured Amount           Fee
    14       33.30        28       51.50       42         69.70         not over                           not over
    15       34.60        29       52.80       43         71.00
                                                                         $50               $1.85            $800                $9.60
    16       35.90        30       54.10       44         72.30          $100              $2.60            $900               $10.60
    17       37.20        31       55.40                                 $200              $3.60            $1000              $11.60
    18       38.50        32       56.70                                 $300              $4.60
                      Weight Limit: 44 lbs.                              $400              $5.60      Add $1.00 for each add’l $100 or
                                                                         $500              $6.60      fraction of insurance coverage.
Economy Mail                                                             $600              $7.60
                                                                         $700              $8.60            $2200 max.         $23.60
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
 Regular                                                          International Business Reply Service (373)
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $15.95     Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.45
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals                     International Money Orders (371)
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                                $9.90
                                                                  Maximum Amount Available: $700                              Fee: $8.50
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            0.90
                                                                  International Reply Coupons (372)                           Fee: $1.75
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds
                                                                  Recorded Delivery (360)                                 NOT Available
Economy Mail
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)                                 Registered Mail (330)                                       Fee: $7.25
                                                                  Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
 Weight               Weight               Weight                 Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
 not over            not over              not over               cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
                                                                  Not applicable to M-Bags.
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.65
              3.20
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.75
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.10
                                  5.50
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  5.90
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $7.00
                                                          7.40
                                                          7.80
                                                                  Restricted Delivery (350)                                   Fee: $3.20
    28        4.25      48        6.20                            Available for Registered Mail with Return Receipt.
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              4.75

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  6.60
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  Endorsements:         A remettre en main propre.

                                                                  Return Receipt (340)                                        Fee: $1.50
Matter for the Blind (270)                                        Available for Registered Mail and Insured Parcels.
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.




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Individual Country Listings                                                                               San Marino

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non       Not Available
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service
   0.5           $32.00                 36        $179.00   $189.00
    1             39.00     $44.00      37         182.00    192.00
    2             46.00      51.00      38         186.00    196.00
    3             53.00      58.00      39         189.00    199.00
    4             60.00      65.00      40         192.00    202.00
    5             67.00      72.00      41         196.00    206.00
    6             72.00      77.00      42         199.00    209.00
    7             76.00      81.00      43         203.00    213.00
    8             80.00      86.00      44         206.00    216.00
    9             85.00      91.00      45         210.00    220.00
   10             89.00      95.00      46         213.00    223.00
   11             92.00     100.00      47         216.00    226.00
   12             96.00     104.00      48         220.00    230.00
   13             99.00     107.00      49         223.00    233.00
   14            103.00     111.00      50         229.00    239.00
   15            106.00     114.00      51         232.00    242.00
   16            109.00     117.00      52         236.00    246.00
   17            113.00     121.00      53         239.00    249.00
   18            116.00     124.00      54         243.00    253.00
   19            120.00     128.00      55         246.00    256.00
   20            123.00     131.00      56         250.00    260.00
   21            126.00     134.00      57         253.00    263.00
   22            130.00     138.00      58         256.00    266.00
   23            133.00     141.00      59         260.00    270.00
   24            137.00     145.00      60         263.00    273.00
   25            140.00     148.00      61         267.00    277.00
   26            143.00     153.00      62         270.00    280.00
   27            147.00     157.00      63         274.00    284.00
   28            150.00     160.00      64         277.00    287.00
   29            153.00     163.00      65         281.00    291.00
   30            158.00     168.00      66         284.00    294.00
   31            162.00     172.00      67         287.00    297.00
   32            165.00     175.00      68         291.00    301.00
   33            169.00     179.00      69         294.00    304.00
   34            172.00     182.00      70         298.00    308.00
   35            175.00     185.00
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.

Insurance (215.5)
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.
         $700               $4.20
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80

Size Limits (217.4)
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)
Maximum length: 46 inches
Maximum width: 35 inches
Maximum height: 46 inches
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches
General Conditions for Mailing
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.




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Sao Tome and Principe                                                                           International Mail Manual


Country Conditions for Mailing                                  H5                   Sao Tome and Principe
Prohibitions (130)                                             Airmail
No list furnished.                                             Letter-post Rates
Restrictions                                                    Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter
                                                                not over    post    not over     post     not over       post
No list furnished.

Observations                                                        1
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                 (ozs.)

                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            Rate
                                                                            $0.80
                                                                                     (ozs.)
                                                                                       12
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 Rate
                                                                                                 $7.65
                                                                                                           (ozs.)
                                                                                                             44
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         Rate
                                                                                                                       $20.75
                                                                    2        1.55      16         9.25       48         22.45
None
                                                                    3        2.30      20        10.85       52         24.20

Customs Forms Required (123)
                                                                    4ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ    3.05      24   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ 12.45       56  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ   25.95

Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)
                                                                    5
                                                                    6
                                                                    7
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             3.80
                                                                             4.55
                                                                             5.30
                                                                                       28
                                                                                       32
                                                                                       36
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 14.05
                                                                                                 15.65
                                                                                                 17.35
                                                                                                             60
                                                                                                             64
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        27.70
                                                                                                                        29.45

                                                                    8        6.05      40        19.05
Size Limits
Letter-post: See 243.2
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches                         Airmail
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches      Parcel Post Rates
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                $0.70    Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
                                                                not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
Aerogrammes (250)           $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted       (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate
                                                                    1      $16.00        16      $59.50       31       $104.50
                                                                    2       18.50        17       62.50       32        107.50
                                                                    3       21.50        18       65.50       33        110.50
                                                                    4       24.00        19       68.50       34        113.50
                                                                    5       26.50        20       71.50       35        116.50
                                                                    6       29.50        21       74.50       36        119.50
                                                                    7       32.50        22       77.50       37        122.50
                                                                    8       35.50        23       80.50       38        125.50
                                                                    9       38.50        24       83.50       39        128.50
                                                                   10       41.50        25       86.50       40        131.50
                                                                   11       44.50        26       89.50       41        134.50
                                                                   12       47.50        27       92.50       42        137.50
                                                                   13       50.50        28       95.50       43        140.50
                                                                   14       53.50        29       98.50       44        143.50
                                                                   15       56.50        30      101.50
                                                                                     Weight Limit: 44 lbs.

                                                               Airmail
                                                               Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $38.50
                                                                Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            3.50
                                                                                    Weight Limit: 66 pounds



                                                               Global Priority Mail (230)                       NOT Available




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Individual Country Listings                                                                             Sao Tome and Principe

Economy Mail                                                      Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                 Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter    Weight                 Weight                 Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over       post     not over               not over               not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)      Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75

                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ9.40
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                        $12.00
                                                         12.65
                                                         13.30
                                                                       1
                                                                       2
                                                                       3
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $0.44
                                                                                 0.55
                                                                                 0.71
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             14
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                       $1.71
                                                                                                        1.93
                                                                                                        2.15
                                                                                                                    26
                                                                                                                    28
                                                                                                                    30
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              $3.19
                                                                                                                               3.39
                                                                                                                               3.60
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                4         0.83        18         2.36        32         3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       6
                                                                       8
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 1.05
                                                                                 1.27
                                                                                             20
                                                                                             22
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        2.56
                                                                                                        2.77
                                                                                                                    48
                                                                                                                    64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                               5.13
                                                                                                                               6.45
                                                                      10         1.50        24         2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                     ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                  at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $21.75        19      $44.60       33        $62.25
     6       23.50        20       46.00       34         63.50   Certificate of Mailing                            See 313 for fees
     7       25.00        21       47.25       35         64.75
     8       26.75        22       48.50       36         66.00   COD and Certified                        NOT for International Mail
     9       29.00        23       49.75       37         67.25
    10       32.00        24       51.00       38         68.50
    11       33.40        25       52.25       39         69.75
                                                                  Insurance (320)
    12       34.80        26       53.50       40         71.00   Available for Parcel Post only (see 324.2 for required markings)
    13       36.20        27       54.75       41         72.25     Insured Amount          Fee        Insured Amount         Fee
    14       37.60        28       56.00       42         73.50         not over                           not over
    15       39.00        29       57.25       43         74.75
                                                                         $50               $1.85           $300               $4.60
    16       40.40        30       58.50       44         76.00          $100              $2.60           $400               $5.60
    17       41.80        31       59.75                                 $200              $3.60           $440 max.          $6.60
    18       43.20        32       61.00
                      Weight Limit: 44 lbs.
                                                                  International Business Reply Service (373)
                                                                  Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
Economy Mail
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)                       International Money Orders (371)
 Regular                                                          NOT Available
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $16.50
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.50     International Reply Coupons (372)                         Fee: $1.75

 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals                     Recorded Delivery (360)                                   Fee: $1.90
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $11.00     Available for letter-post mail, post/postal cards,
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.00     aerogrammes, matter for the blind, and M-bags.
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds
                                                                  Registered Mail (330)                                     Fee: $7.25
                                                                  Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
Economy Mail
                                                                  Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)                                 cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
 Weight               Weight               Weight                 Not applicable to M-Bags.
 not over            not over              not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)       Rate     Restricted Delivery (350)                                 Fee: $3.20
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
              3.35
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.90
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                  5.90
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  6.35
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $7.60
                                                          8.05
                                                          8.40
                                                                  Available for Registered and Recorded Delivery
                                                                  Mail with a Return Receipt.
                                                                  Endorsements:         A remettre en main propre.
    28        4.45      48        6.70
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              5.00

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  7.15
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ             Return Receipt (340)
                                                                  Available for Registered and Recorded Delivery Mail
                                                                                                                            Fee: $1.50

                                                                  and Insured Parcels.
Matter for the Blind (270)
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.




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                                                                                             Contents     Country Index

Sao Tome and Principe                                                                         International Mail Manual

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non       Not Available
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service
   0.5            65.00                 36         418.00    438.00
    1             75.00      82.00      37         426.00    446.00
    2             89.00      96.00      38         433.00    453.00
    3            101.00     109.00      39         440.00    460.00
    4            112.00     120.00      40         448.00    468.00
    5            124.00     134.00      41         455.00    475.00
    6            136.00     146.00      42         463.00    483.00
    7            148.00     158.00      43         470.00    490.00
    8            160.00     170.00      44         478.00    498.00
    9            172.00     182.00      45         485.00    505.00
   10            180.00     190.00      46         492.00    507.00
   11            191.00     206.00      47         500.00    515.00
   12            203.00     218.00      48         507.00    522.00
   13            215.00     230.00      49         515.00    530.00
   14            226.00     241.00      50         528.00    543.00
   15            238.00     253.00      51         543.00    558.00
   16            249.00     264.00      52         543.00    558.00
   17            260.00     275.00      53         559.00    574.00
   18            271.00     286.00      54         559.00    574.00
   19            282.00     297.00      55         572.00    587.00
   20            293.00     308.00      56         572.00    587.00
   21            302.00     317.00      57         584.00    599.00
   22            311.00     326.00      58         584.00    599.00
   23            318.00     333.00      59         597.00    612.00
   24            325.00     340.00      60         597.00    612.00
   25            333.00     348.00      61         612.00    627.00
   26            340.00     355.00      62         612.00    627.00
   27            347.00     362.00      63         627.00    642.00
   28            355.00     370.00      64         627.00    642.00
   29            362.00     377.00      65         642.00    657.00
   30            373.00     388.00      66         642.00    657.00
   31            381.00     396.00      67         657.00    672.00
   32            388.00     403.00      68         657.00    672.00
   33            396.00     411.00      69         672.00    687.00
   34            403.00     418.00      70         672.00    687.00
   35            411.00     431.00
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.

Insurance (215.5)
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.
         $700               $4.20
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80

Size Limits (217.4)
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)
Maximum length: 46 inches
Maximum width: 35 inches
Maximum height: 46 inches
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches
General Conditions for Mailing
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.




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                                                        Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                     Contents          Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                             Saudi Arabia


Country Conditions for Mailing                                       I5                                           Saudi Arabia
Prohibitions (130)                                                 Airmail
Arms, munitions, and war material.                                 Letter-post Rates
Books and prints contrary to the Islamic faith.
Coins, banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities of       Weight      Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight           Letter
  any kind payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum, gold,    not over     post    not over     post     not over          post
  and silver (manufactured or not); precious stones; jewelry;
  and other valuable articles.                                          1
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     (ozs.)

                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 Rate
                                                                                 $0.80
                                                                                          (ozs.)
                                                                                            12
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      Rate
                                                                                                      $7.65
                                                                                                                (ozs.)
                                                                                                                  44
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                 Rate
                                                                                                                               $20.75
Perishable infectious biological substances.                            2         1.55      16         9.25       48            22.45
                                                                        3         2.30      20        10.85       52            24.20
Radioactive materials.
                                                                        4 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ    3.05      24    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ12.45       56      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ  25.95
Restrictions
Medicines and medical products are not admissible, unless
                                                                        5
                                                                        6
                                                                        7
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                  3.80
                                                                                  4.55
                                                                                  5.30
                                                                                            28
                                                                                            32
                                                                                            36
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      14.05
                                                                                                      15.65
                                                                                                      17.35
                                                                                                                  60
                                                                                                                  64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                27.70
                                                                                                                                29.45
  accompanied by a medical prescription issued by a
                                                                        8         6.05      40        19.05
  competent authority. Letter packages, small packets, postal
  parcels, registered items, and EMS shipments are all subject
  to that documentation requirement.
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
Recorded tapes (cassettes) are not admitted in registered mail.    Airmail
  Such items are admitted only in ordinary mail.                   Parcel Post Rates
Observations                                                        Weight      Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight          Parcel
                                                                    not over     Post      not over    Post     not over         Post
Letter-post items may not contain dutiable articles.                 (lbs.)      Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)          Rate
                                                                        1       $16.00        16      $59.50       31          $104.50
Customs Forms Required (123)                                            2        18.50        17       62.50       32           107.50
Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)                        3        21.50        18       65.50       33           110.50
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)                    4        24.00        19       68.50       34           113.50
                                                                        5        26.50        20       71.50       35           116.50
Size Limits                                                             6        29.50        21       74.50       36           119.50
Letter-post: See 243.2                                                  7        32.50        22       77.50       37           122.50
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches                                  8        35.50        23       80.50       38           125.50
                                                                        9        38.50        24       83.50       39           128.50
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
                                                                       10        41.50        25       86.50       40           131.50
                                                                       11        44.50        26       89.50       41           134.50
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                   $0.70        12        47.50        27       92.50       42           137.50
                                                                       13        50.50        28       95.50       43           140.50
Aerogrammes (250)              $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted          14        53.50        29       98.50       44           143.50
                                                                       15        56.50        30      101.50
                                                                                          Weight Limit: 44 lbs.

                                                                   Airmail
                                                                   Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                     Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                                  $38.50
                                                                     Each additional pound or fraction of a pound               3.50
                                                                                         Weight Limit: 66 pounds

                                                                   Global Priority Mail (230)
                                                                     Flat-Rate Envelope                  Variable Weight Option
                                                                                             Weight                  Weight
                                                                     Small       $5.00       Level         Rate      Level        Rate
                                                                     Large       $9.00        0.5 lb.      $ 8.00    2.5 lbs. $21.00
                                                                                              1.0 lb.       12.00    3.0 lbs.  24.00
                                                                                              1.5 lbs.      14.00    3.5 lbs.  28.00
                                                                                              2.0 lbs.      17.00    4.0 lbs.  31.00
                                                                                         Weight Limit: 4 pounds
                                                                   Note: Global Priority Mail service is available only to designated
                                                                   locations within this country. See 231.42.




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                                                                                                     Contents        Country Index

Saudi Arabia                                                                                          International Mail Manual

Economy Mail                                                      Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                 Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter    Weight                 Weight                 Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over       post     not over               not over               not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75

                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ9.40
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                        $12.00
                                                         12.65
                                                         13.30
                                                                       1
                                                                       2
                                                                       3
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $0.44
                                                                                 0.55
                                                                                 0.71
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             14
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                       $1.71
                                                                                                        1.93
                                                                                                        2.15
                                                                                                                    26
                                                                                                                    28
                                                                                                                    30
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                               $3.19
                                                                                                                                3.39
                                                                                                                                3.60
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                4         0.83        18         2.36        32          3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       6
                                                                       8
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 1.05
                                                                                 1.27
                                                                                             20
                                                                                             22
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        2.56
                                                                                                        2.77
                                                                                                                    48
                                                                                                                    64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                5.13
                                                                                                                                6.45
                                                                      10         1.50        24         2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                  at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $21.75        19      $44.60       33        $62.25
     6       23.50        20       46.00       34         63.50   Certificate of Mailing                            See 313 for fees
     7       25.00        21       47.25       35         64.75
     8       26.75        22       48.50       36         66.00   COD and Certified                        NOT for International Mail
     9       29.00        23       49.75       37         67.25
    10       32.00        24       51.00       38         68.50
    11       33.40        25       52.25       39         69.75
                                                                  Insurance (320)                                         NOT Available
    12       34.80        26       53.50       40         71.00
    13       36.20        27       54.75       41         72.25   International Business Reply Service (373)
    14       37.60        28       56.00       42         73.50   Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
    15       39.00        29       57.25       43         74.75
    16       40.40        30       58.50       44         76.00   International Money Orders (371)
    17       41.80        31       59.75                          NOT Available
    18       43.20        32       61.00
                      Weight Limit: 44 lbs.                       International Reply Coupons (372)                         Fee: $1.75

Economy Mail                                                      Recorded Delivery (360)                                 NOT Available
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                  Registered Mail (330)                                     Fee: $7.25
 Regular                                                          Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $16.50     Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.50     cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals                     Not applicable to M-Bags.
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $11.00
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.00     Restricted Delivery (350)                               NOT Available
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds
                                                                  Return Receipt (340)                                      Fee: $1.50
                                                                  Available for Registered Mail.
Economy Mail
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)
 Weight               Weight               Weight
 not over            not over              not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
              3.35
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.90
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                  5.90
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  6.35
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $7.60
                                                          8.05
                                                          8.40
    28        4.45      48        6.70
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              5.00

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  7.15
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
Matter for the Blind (270)
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.




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                                                                                                      Contents          Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                             Saudi Arabia

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non        Weight                Weight               Weight
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document     not over             not over              not over
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service      (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)    Rate       (lbs.)    Rate
   0.5
    1
                 $34.00
                  46.00     $55.00
                                        36
                                        37
                                                  $246.00
                                                   251.00
                                                            $248.00
                                                             253.00
                                                                          0.5
                                                                            1
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   $22.75
                                                                                    25.25
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $45.00

                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ49.25
                                                                                                                      12
                                                                                                                      13
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             $70.50
                                                                                                                              74.75
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
    2             52.00      58.00      38         256.00    258.00         2       28.25         8      53.50        14      79.00
    3
    4
    5
                  60.00
                  68.00
                  75.00
                             63.00
                             70.00
                             77.00
                                        39
                                        40
                                        41
                                                   261.00
                                                   266.00
                                                   271.00
                                                             263.00
                                                             268.00
                                                             273.00
                                                                            3
                                                                            4
                                                                            5
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    32.50
                                                                                    36.50
                                                                                    40.75
                                                                                                  9
                                                                                                 10
                                                                                                 11
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         57.75
                                                                                                         62.00
                                                                                                         66.25
                                                                                                                      15
                                                                                                                      16
                                                                                                                      17
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              83.25
                                                                                                                              87.50
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              91.75
    6             82.00      84.00      42         276.00    278.00           For each additional pound or fraction: Add $4.25
    7
    8
                  89.00
                  96.00
                             91.00
                             98.00
                                        43
                                        44
                                                   281.00
                                                   286.00
                                                             283.00
                                                             288.00
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            Weight Limit: 66 lbs.          ÁÁÁÁ
    9            103.00     105.00      45         291.00    293.00    Insurance (221.3)
   10            110.00     112.00      46         296.00    298.00
   11            116.00     118.00      47         301.00    303.00    Available for EMS Merchandise Shipments only
   12            122.00     123.00      48         306.00    308.00     Insured Amount         Fee       Insured Amount          Fee
   13            127.00     129.00      49         311.00    313.00         not over                         not over
   14            132.00     134.00      50         316.00    318.00
   15            137.00     139.00      51         321.00    323.00          $500          No Fee       For insurance coverage above
   16            142.00     144.00      52         326.00    328.00          $600            $1.00      $1000, add $1.00 for each $100 or
   17            147.00     149.00      53         331.00    333.00          $700            $2.00      fraction thereof, up to a maximum
   18            153.00     155.00      54         336.00    338.00          $800            $3.00      of $5000 per shipment.
   19            159.00     161.00      55         341.00    343.00          $900            $4.00
   20            165.00     167.00      56         346.00    348.00          $1000           $5.00            $5000 max.       $45.00
   21            171.00     173.00      57         351.00    353.00
   22            176.00     178.00      58         356.00    358.00                                  Required Customs
   23            181.00     183.00      59         361.00    363.00                                  Form/Endorsement
                                                                       Articles Admitted
   24            186.00     188.00      60         366.00    368.00
   25            191.00     193.00      61         371.00    373.00    Business documents and        No form required. Endorse item
   26            196.00     198.00      62         376.00    378.00    commercial papers.            clearly next to mailing label as
   27            201.00     203.00      63         381.00    383.00                                  BUSINESS PAPERS.
   28            206.00     208.00      64         386.00    388.00    Merchandise samples           PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22
   29            211.00     213.00      65         391.00    393.00    without commercial value      (Old C 1) and Sender’s
   30            216.00     218.00      66         396.00    398.00    and computer data.            Declaration (green label).
   31            221.00     223.00      67         401.00    403.00    Merchandise and articles      PS Form 2976-A, Customs
   32            226.00     228.00      68         406.00    408.00    subject to customs duty.      Declaration and Dispatch Note
   33            231.00     233.00      69         411.00    413.00                                  CP 72, inside a PS Form 2976-E,
   34            236.00     238.00      70         416.00    418.00                                  Customs Declaration Envelope
   35            241.00     243.00                                                                   CP 91.
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.
                                                                       Size Limits (223.2)
Insurance (215.5)                                                      Maximum length: 36 inches
                                                                       Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee
                                                                       Return Receipt Service (221.4): NOT Available
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document        Notes:
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,   1. All EMS shipments to Saudi Arabia should include complete
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction      addresses, in addition to post office box numbers, and the
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of         telephone number of the addressee.
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.             2. Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities
         $700               $4.20                                         of any kind payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum,
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80        gold, and silver (manufactured or not); precious stones;
                                                                          jewelry; and other valuable articles are prohibited in EMS
Size Limits (217.4)                                                       shipments to Saudi Arabia.
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)
                                                                       Reciprocal Service Name: Al Barid Al Mumtaz
Maximum length: 46 inches                                              Country Code: SA
Maximum width: 35 inches
                                                                       Areas Served
Maximum height: 46 inches
                                                                       Abha                 Dawmat Al-Jundul       Qaryat
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches
                                                                       Al Ahssa             Dhahran (airport)      Ras
General Conditions for Mailing                                         Al Bukairieh         Hafar al Batin         Ras Tanourah
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for                    Al Khafji            Ha’il                  Riyadh
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served            Al Kharj             Ir’Ir                  Safwa
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and        Al Khobar            Jeddah                 Sakkaka
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service                 Al Mozannab          Jizan                  Seihat
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.                         Al Qoteif            Jubayl                 Tabuk
                                                                       Baha                 Jubayl Industrial      Ta’if
                                                                       Beljarshi            Khamis Mushayt         Unayzah
                                                                       Bicha                Mecca                  Yanbu Industrial
                                                                       Buraydah             Medina                 Yambu Maritime
                                                                       Dammam               Najran



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Country Conditions for Mailing                                        G5                                              Senegal
Prohibitions (130)                                                   Airmail
Articles with markings, labels, or wrappings indicating falsely      Letter-post Rates
   that they are of French origin. Articles using the “Red Cross”
   or “Geneva Cross” as a trademark.                                  Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter
Coins; banknotes; currency notes; securities of any kind              not over    post    not over     post     not over       post
   payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum, gold, or silver
   (manufactured or not); precious stones, jewelry; and other             1
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       (ozs.)

                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                  Rate
                                                                                  $0.80
                                                                                           (ozs.)
                                                                                             12
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                       Rate
                                                                                                       $7.65
                                                                                                                 (ozs.)
                                                                                                                   44
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                               Rate
                                                                                                                             $20.75
   valuables.                                                             2        1.55      16         9.25       48         22.45
                                                                          3        2.30      20        10.85       52         24.20
Weights and measures not of the metric system.
                                                                          4ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ    3.05      24   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ 12.45       56  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ   25.95
Restrictions
The following articles are subject to special regulations on
                                                                          5
                                                                          6
                                                                          7
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   3.80
                                                                                   4.55
                                                                                   5.30
                                                                                             28
                                                                                             32
                                                                                             36
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                       14.05
                                                                                                       15.65
                                                                                                       17.35
                                                                                                                   60
                                                                                                                   64
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              27.70
                                                                                                                              29.45
  importation: firearms and airguns; distilling apparatus;
                                                                          8        6.05      40        19.05
  saccharine and artificial flavors for beverages and
  confectionery; phonograph records; Arabic books and prints;
  and medicines.
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     Airmail
Observations                                                         Parcel Post Rates
Letter-post items containing dutiable articles must be registered.
                                                                      Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
                                                                      not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
Customs Forms Required (123)                                           (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate
Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)                          1      $16.00        16      $59.50       31       $104.50
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)                      2       18.50        17       62.50       32        107.50
                                                                          3       21.50        18       65.50       33        110.50
Size Limits                                                               4       24.00        19       68.50       34        113.50
Letter-post: See 243.2                                                    5       26.50        20       71.50       35        116.50
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches                                    6       29.50        21       74.50       36        119.50
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches                 7       32.50        22       77.50       37        122.50
                                                                          8       35.50        23       80.50       38        125.50
                                                                          9       38.50        24       83.50       39        128.50
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                      $0.70       10       41.50        25       86.50       40        131.50
                                                                         11       44.50        26       89.50       41        134.50
Aerogrammes (250)               $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted           12       47.50        27       92.50       42        137.50
                                                                         13       50.50        28       95.50       43        140.50
                                                                         14       53.50        29       98.50       44        143.50
                                                                         15       56.50        30      101.50
                                                                                           Weight Limit: 44 lbs.

                                                                     Airmail
                                                                     Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                      Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $38.50
                                                                      Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            3.50
                                                                                          Weight Limit: 66 pounds



                                                                     Global Priority Mail (230)                       NOT Available




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Individual Country Listings                                                                                                  Senegal

Economy Mail                                                      Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                 Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter    Weight                 Weight                 Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over       post     not over               not over               not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75

                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ9.40
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                        $12.00
                                                         12.65
                                                         13.30
                                                                       1
                                                                       2
                                                                       3
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $0.44
                                                                                 0.55
                                                                                 0.71
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             14
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                       $1.71
                                                                                                        1.93
                                                                                                        2.15
                                                                                                                    26
                                                                                                                    28
                                                                                                                    30
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                               $3.19
                                                                                                                                3.39
                                                                                                                                3.60
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                4         0.83        18         2.36        32          3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       6
                                                                       8
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 1.05
                                                                                 1.27
                                                                                             20
                                                                                             22
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        2.56
                                                                                                        2.77
                                                                                                                    48
                                                                                                                    64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                5.13
                                                                                                                                6.45
                                                                      10         1.50        24         2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                     ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                  at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $21.75        19      $44.60       33        $62.25
     6       23.50        20       46.00       34         63.50   Certificate of Mailing                            See 313 for fees
     7       25.00        21       47.25       35         64.75
     8       26.75        22       48.50       36         66.00   COD and Certified                        NOT for International Mail
     9       29.00        23       49.75       37         67.25
    10       32.00        24       51.00       38         68.50
    11       33.40        25       52.25       39         69.75
                                                                  Insurance (320)
    12       34.80        26       53.50       40         71.00   Available for Parcel Post only (see 324.2 for required markings)
    13       36.20        27       54.75       41         72.25     Insured Amount          Fee        Insured Amount          Fee
    14       37.60        28       56.00       42         73.50         not over                           not over
    15       39.00        29       57.25       43         74.75
                                                                         $50               $1.85           $500               $6.60
    16       40.40        30       58.50       44         76.00          $100              $2.60           $600               $7.60
    17       41.80        31       59.75                                 $200              $3.60           $700               $8.60
    18       43.20        32       61.00                                 $300              $4.60           $800               $9.60
                      Weight Limit: 44 lbs.                              $400              $5.60           $865 max.         $10.60

Economy Mail                                                      International Business Reply Service (373)
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)                       Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
 Regular
                                                                  International Money Orders (371)
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $16.50
                                                                  Maximum Amount Available: $500                            Fee: $8.50
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.50
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals                     International Reply Coupons (372)                         Fee: $1.75
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $11.00
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.00     Recorded Delivery (360)                                 NOT Available
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds                      Registered Mail (330)                                     Fee: $7.25
                                                                  Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
Economy Mail                                                      Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)                                 cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
                                                                  Not applicable to M-Bags.
 Weight               Weight               Weight
 not over            not over              not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)       Rate     Restricted Delivery (350)                               NOT Available
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
              3.35
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.90
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                  5.90
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  6.35
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $7.60
                                                          8.05
                                                          8.40
                                                                  Return Receipt (340)
                                                                  Available for Registered Mail and Insured Parcels.
                                                                                                                            Fee: $1.50

    28        4.45      48        6.70
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              5.00

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  7.15
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
Matter for the Blind (270)
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.




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Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non        Weight                Weight               Weight
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document     not over             not over              not over
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service      (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)    Rate       (lbs.)    Rate
   0.5
    1
                  65.00
                  75.00      82.00
                                        36
                                        37
                                                   418.00
                                                   426.00
                                                             438.00
                                                             446.00
                                                                          0.5
                                                                            1
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   $28.50
                                                                                    31.25
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $54.50

                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ59.25
                                                                                                                      12
                                                                                                                      13
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             $83.00

                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ87.75
    2             89.00      96.00      38         433.00    453.00         2       35.50         8      64.00        14      92.50
    3
    4
    5
                 101.00
                 112.00
                 124.00
                            109.00
                            120.00
                            134.00
                                        39
                                        40
                                        41
                                                   440.00
                                                   448.00
                                                   455.00
                                                             460.00
                                                             468.00
                                                             475.00
                                                                            3
                                                                            4
                                                                            5
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    40.50
                                                                                    44.75
                                                                                    49.75
                                                                                                  9
                                                                                                 10
                                                                                                 11
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         68.75
                                                                                                         73.50
                                                                                                         78.25
                                                                                                                      15
                                                                                                                      16
                                                                                                                      17
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             102.00
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              97.25

                                                                                                                             106.75
    6            136.00     146.00      42         463.00    483.00           For each additional pound or fraction: Add $4.75
    7
    8
                 148.00
                 160.00
                            158.00
                            170.00
                                        43
                                        44
                                                   470.00
                                                   478.00
                                                             490.00
                                                             498.00
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            Weight Limit: 44 lbs.         ÁÁÁÁ
    9            172.00     182.00      45         485.00    505.00    Insurance (221.3)
   10            180.00     190.00      46         492.00    507.00
   11            191.00     206.00      47         500.00    515.00    Available for EMS Merchandise Shipments only
   12            203.00     218.00      48         507.00    522.00      Insured Amount        Fee      Insured Amount          Fee
   13            215.00     230.00      49         515.00    530.00          not over                       not over
   14            226.00     241.00      50         528.00    543.00
   15            238.00     253.00      51         543.00    558.00            $500         No Fee     For insurance coverage above
   16            249.00     264.00      52         543.00    558.00            $600           $1.00    $1000, add $1.00 for each $100 or
   17            260.00     275.00      53         559.00    574.00            $700           $2.00    fraction thereof, up to a maximum
   18            271.00     286.00      54         559.00    574.00            $800           $3.00    of $5000 per shipment.
   19            282.00     297.00      55         572.00    587.00            $900           $4.00
   20            293.00     308.00      56         572.00    587.00            $1000          $5.00          $5000 max.       $45.00
   21            302.00     317.00      57         584.00    599.00
   22            311.00     326.00      58         584.00    599.00                           Required Customs
   23            318.00     333.00      59         597.00    612.00                           Form/Endorsement
                                                                       Articles Admitted
   24            325.00     340.00      60         597.00    612.00
   25            333.00     348.00      61         612.00    627.00    Correspondence,        No form required. Endorse item clearly
   26            340.00     355.00      62         612.00    627.00    business papers,       next to mailing label as BUSINESS
   27            347.00     362.00      63         627.00    642.00    and computer data.     PAPERS.
   28            355.00     370.00      64         627.00    642.00    Merchandise            PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   29            362.00     377.00      65         642.00    657.00    samples without        C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   30            373.00     388.00      66         642.00    657.00    commercial value.      label).
   31            381.00     396.00      67         657.00    672.00
   32            388.00     403.00      68         657.00    672.00    Merchandise or any     PS Form 2976-A, Customs Declaration
   33            396.00     411.00      69         672.00    687.00    item subject to        and Dispatch Note CP 72, inside a PS
   34            403.00     418.00      70         672.00    687.00
                                                                       customs duty.          Form 2976-E, Customs Declaration
                                                                                              Envelope CP 91.
   35            411.00     431.00
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.                        Size Limits (223.2)
                                                                       Maximum length: 36 inches
Insurance (215.5)                                                      Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee       Return Receipt Service (221.4): NOT Available
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document        Note:
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,
                                                                       Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities of
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction     any kind payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum, gold,
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of        and silver (manufactured or not); precious stones; jewelry;
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.               and other valuable articles are prohibited in EMS shipments
         $700               $4.20                                        to Senegal.
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80
                                                                       Reciprocal Service Name: International High Speed Mail
Size Limits (217.4)                                                    Country Code: SN
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)
                                                                       Areas Served: All
Maximum length: 46 inches
Maximum width: 35 inches
Maximum height: 46 inches
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches
General Conditions for Mailing
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.




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                                                        Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                      Contents          Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                    Serbia-Montenegro


Country Conditions for Mailing                                         H3                          Serbia-Montenegro
                                                                                                                      (Yugoslavia)

Prohibitions (130)                                                    Airmail
Weapons and ammunition by private individuals.                        Letter-post Rates
Cigarette paper.
Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities             Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight         Letter
   payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum, gold and            not over    post    not over     post     not over        post
                                                                        (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)         Rate
   silver, manufactured or not; precious stones; jewelry; and
   other valuable articles except in insured parcel post.
Lottery tickets and advertisements concerning lotteries.
                                                                           1
                                                                           2
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ   $0.80
                                                                                    1.55
                                                                                              12
                                                                                              16
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ$7.65
                                                                                                         9.25
                                                                                                                    44
                                                                                                                    48
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ $20.75
                                                                                                                                22.45
Radioactive materials.                                                     3        2.30      20        10.85       52          24.20
Yugoslav money.                                                            4
                                                                           5
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    3.05
                                                                                    3.80
                                                                                              24
                                                                                              28
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        12.45
                                                                                                        14.05
                                                                                                                    56
                                                                                                                    60
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                25.95
                                                                                                                                27.70
Restrictions
Medicines must be accompanied by a medical prescription or
                                                                           6
                                                                           7
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ    4.55
                                                                                    5.30
                                                                                              32
                                                                                              36
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ15.65
                                                                                                        17.35
                                                                                                                    64    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ  29.45

                                                                           8        6.05      40        19.05
  by an attestation from a medical institution justifying the need
  to use such articles.                                                     ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                     Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)     ÁÁÁÁ
Observations                                                          Airmail
1. Postal items addressed to natural persons of Yugoslav or           Parcel Post Rates
    foreign nationality may contain personal travel articles,
                                                                       Weight      Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
    articles for personal use, and for the use of members of a
                                                                       not over     Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
    family (medicines and medical instruments, teaching                 (lbs.)      Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate
    material, and leisure material), and articles for the use of
    their household in quantities not intended for resale. Such            1      $16.50         16      $60.25       31       $105.25
    articles shall be imported against payment of Customs duty             2       19.00         17       63.25       32        108.25
                                                                           3       21.75         18       66.25       33         111.25
    and other fees.
                                                                           4       24.50         19       69.25
2. Items inherited abroad as well as articles provided for in
                                                                           5       27.25         20       72.25
    contracts concluded between States may be freely imported
                                                                           6       30.25         21       75.25
    in accordance with such contracts.                                     7       33.25         22       78.25
3. Items addressed to natural persons of Yugoslav or foreign               8       36.25         23       81.25
    nationality, the total equivalent value of which in dinars does        9       39.25         24       84.25
    not exceed 30 United States of America dollars (USD), are             10       42.25         25       87.25
    exempted from Customs duty; items the total equivalent                11       45.25         26       90.25
    value of which exceeds 30 United States dollars do not enjoy          12       48.25         27       93.25
    this privilege.                                                       13       51.25         28       96.25
4. Natural persons of Yugoslav nationality exercising a                   14       54.25         29       99.25
    profession are entitled to import articles serving to exercise        15       57.25         30      102.25
    that profession (equipment, reproduction material, and spare                             Weight Limit: 33 lbs.
    parts); importation will be subject to special conditions.
5. The sender is required to show clearly on the Customs
    declaration the special entitlement to import items containing
                                                                      Airmail
    articles imported under special conditions and regulations.       Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
    Failing this, the addressee will be required to produce proof
                                                                       Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                                $38.50
    before delivery.
6. The value restriction does not apply to certain articles sent to    Each additional pound or fraction of a pound             3.50
    persons who are entitled under special rules and conditions                             Weight Limit: 66 pounds
    to import certain articles or to items containing articles
    inherited abroad.

Customs Forms Required (123)                                          Global Priority Mail (230)                         NOT Available
Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)

Size Limits
Letter-post: See 243.2
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches

Postal/Post Cards (250)                                      $0.70

Aerogrammes (250)               $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted




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                                                                                                     Contents          Country Index

Serbia-Montenegro                                                                                     International Mail Manual

Economy Mail                                                      Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                 Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter    Weight                 Weight                   Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over       post     not over               not over                 not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)       Rate        (ozs.)      Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75

                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ9.40
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                        $12.00
                                                         12.65
                                                         13.30
                                                                       1
                                                                       2
                                                                       3
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $0.44
                                                                                 0.55
                                                                                 0.71
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             14
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $1.71
                                                                                                         1.93
                                                                                                         2.15
                                                                                                                      26
                                                                                                                      28
                                                                                                                      30
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                $3.19
                                                                                                                                 3.39
                                                                                                                                 3.60
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                4         0.83        18          2.36         32         3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       6
                                                                       8
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 1.05
                                                                                 1.27
                                                                                             20
                                                                                             22
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         2.56
                                                                                                         2.77
                                                                                                                      48
                                                                                                                      64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                 5.13
                                                                                                                                 6.45
                                                                      10         1.50        24          2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                     ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                  at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $22.00        19      $46.40       33        $68.50
     6       24.00        20       48.00                          Certificate of Mailing                               See 313 for fees
     7       26.00        21       49.60
     8       28.00        22       51.20                          COD and Certified                         NOT for International Mail
     9       30.00        23       52.80
    10       32.00        24       54.40
    11       33.60        25       56.00
                                                                  Insurance (320)
    12       35.20        26       57.60                          Available for Parcel Post only (see 324.2 for required markings)
    13       36.80        27       59.20                            Insured Amount          Fee        Insured Amount           Fee
    14       38.40        28       60.80                                not over                           not over
    15       40.00        29       62.40
                                                                         $50               $1.85            $800                $9.60
    16       41.60        30       64.00                                 $100              $2.60            $900               $10.60
    17       43.20        31       65.50                                 $200              $3.60            $1000              $11.60
    18       44.80        32       67.00                                 $300              $4.60
                      Weight Limit: 33 lbs.                              $400              $5.60      Add $1.00 for each add’l $100 or
                                                                         $500              $6.60      fraction of insurance coverage.
Economy Mail                                                             $600              $7.60
                                                                         $700              $8.60            $5000 max.         $51.60
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
 Regular                                                          International Business Reply Service (373)
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $16.50     Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.50
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals                     International Money Orders (371)
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $11.00
                                                                  NOT Available
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.00
                                                                  International Reply Coupons (372)                           Fee: $1.75
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds
                                                                  Recorded Delivery (360)                                 NOT Available
Economy Mail
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)                                 Registered Mail (330)                                       Fee: $7.25
                                                                  Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
 Weight               Weight               Weight                 Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
 not over            not over              not over               cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
                                                                  Not applicable to M-Bags.
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
              3.35
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.90
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                  5.90
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  6.35
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $7.60
                                                          8.05
                                                          8.40
                                                                  Restricted Delivery (350)                               NOT Available
    28        4.45      48        6.70
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              5.00      52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  7.15           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ             Return Receipt (340)                                        Fee: $1.50
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)                   Available for Registered Mail and Insured Parcels.
            ÁÁÁ
Matter for the Blind (270)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.




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Individual Country Listings                                                                                     Serbia-Montenegro

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non        Weight                Weight               Weight
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document     not over             not over              not over
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service      (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)    Rate       (lbs.)    Rate
   0.5
    1
                  65.00
                  75.00      82.00
                                        36
                                        37
                                                   418.00
                                                   426.00
                                                             438.00
                                                             446.00
                                                                          0.5
                                                                            1
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   $23.00
                                                                                    26.00
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $41.20
                                                                                                         44.40
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      12
                                                                                                                      13
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             $60.40
                                                                                                                              63.60
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
    2             89.00      96.00      38         433.00    453.00         2       29.00         8      47.60        14      66.80
    3
    4
    5
                 101.00
                 112.00
                 124.00
                            109.00
                            120.00
                            134.00
                                        39
                                        40
                                        41
                                                   440.00
                                                   448.00
                                                   455.00
                                                             460.00
                                                             468.00
                                                             475.00
                                                                            3
                                                                            4
                                                                            5
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    32.00
                                                                                    35.00
                                                                                    38.00
                                                                                                  9
                                                                                                 10
                                                                                                 11
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         50.80
                                                                                                         54.00
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         57.20
                                                                                                                      15
                                                                                                                      16
                                                                                                                      17
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              70.00
                                                                                                                              73.20
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              76.40
    6            136.00     146.00      42         463.00    483.00           For each additional pound or fraction: Add $3.20
    7
    8
                 148.00
                 160.00
                            158.00
                            170.00
                                        43
                                        44
                                                   470.00
                                                   478.00
                                                             490.00
                                                             498.00
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            Weight Limit: 70 lbs.           ÁÁÁÁ
    9            172.00     182.00      45         485.00    505.00    Insurance (221.3)
   10            180.00     190.00      46         492.00    507.00
   11            191.00     206.00      47         500.00    515.00    Available for EMS Merchandise Shipments only
   12            203.00     218.00      48         507.00    522.00      Insured Amount         Fee       Insured Amount         Fee
   13            215.00     230.00      49         515.00    530.00          not over                         not over
   14            226.00     241.00      50         528.00    543.00
   15            238.00     253.00      51         543.00    558.00           $500          No Fee      For insurance coverage above
   16            249.00     264.00      52         543.00    558.00           $600            $1.00     $1000, add $1.00 for each $100 or
   17            260.00     275.00      53         559.00    574.00           $700            $2.00     fraction thereof, up to a maximum
   18            271.00     286.00      54         559.00    574.00           $800            $3.00     of $5000 per shipment.
   19            282.00     297.00      55         572.00    587.00           $900            $4.00
   20            293.00     308.00      56         572.00    587.00           $1000           $5.00            $5000 max.      $45.00
   21            302.00     317.00      57         584.00    599.00
   22            311.00     326.00      58         584.00    599.00                            Required Customs
   23            318.00     333.00      59         597.00    612.00                            Form/Endorsement
                                                                       Articles Admitted
   24            325.00     340.00      60         597.00    612.00
   25            333.00     348.00      61         612.00    627.00    Correspondence,         PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   26            340.00     355.00      62         612.00    627.00    business papers,        C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   27            347.00     362.00      63         627.00    642.00    computer data, and      label). Endorse item clearly next to
   28            355.00     370.00      64         627.00    642.00    advertising material.   mailing label as BUSINESS PAPERS.
   29            362.00     377.00      65         642.00    657.00    Merchandise             PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   30            373.00     388.00      66         642.00    657.00    samples without         C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   31            381.00     396.00      67         657.00    672.00    commercial value.       label).
   32            388.00     403.00      68         657.00    672.00
   33            396.00     411.00      69         672.00    687.00    Merchandise and all     PS Form 2976-A, Customs Declaration
                                                                       articles subject to     and Dispatch Note CP 72, inside a PS
   34            403.00     418.00      70         672.00    687.00
                                                                       customs duty.           Form 2976-E, Customs Declaration
   35            411.00     431.00                                                             Envelope CP 91. A commercial invoice
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.                                                must be enclosed in each item.

Insurance (215.5)                                                      Size Limits (223.2)
                                                                       Maximum length: 36 inches
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee       Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document        Return Receipt Service (221.4): NOT Available
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,
                                                                       Notes:
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction   1. Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of
                                                                          of any kind payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum,
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.
                                                                          gold, and silver (manufactured or not); precious stones;
         $700               $4.20
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80        jewelry; and other valuable articles are prohibited in EMS
                                                                          shipments to Serbia-Montenegro.
                                                                       2. Medicines must be accompanied by a medical prescription or
Size Limits (217.4)                                                       by an attestation from a medical institution justifying the need
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/                to use such medicines.
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)
Maximum length: 46 inches                                              Reciprocal Service Name: Courier EMS
Maximum width: 35 inches
                                                                       Country Code: YU
Maximum height: 46 inches
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches                          Areas Served: See following page for list of areas served.
General Conditions for Mailing
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.




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                                                                                Contents     Country Index

Serbia-Montenegro                                                                International Mail Manual

Global Express Mail (cont’d)
Areas Served Within Serbia-Montenegro
City                Postal Code
Beograd             11000, 11030, 11050, 11060,
                    11070, 11080, 11090
Cacak               32000
Kragujevac          34000
Kraljevo            36000
Krusevac            37000
Leskovac            16000
Nis                 18000
Novi Sad            21000
Pancevo             26000
Pozarevac           12000
Pristina            38000
Sabac               15000
Sombor              25000
Sremska Mitrovica   22000
Subotica            24000
Svetozarevo         35000
Titivo Uzice        31000
Valjevo             14000
Vranje              17000
Zajecar             19000
Zrenjanin           23000




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                                           Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                  Contents           Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                            Seychelles


Country Conditions for Mailing                                      J6                                             Seychelles
Prohibitions (130)                                                 Airmail
Arms and weapons except under license.                             Letter-post Rates
Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities
  payable to bearer; traveler checks; platinum, gold and silver,    Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter
  manufactured or not; precious stones; jewelry; and other          not over    post    not over     post     not over       post
  valuable articles.
Radioactive materials.                                                  1
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     (ozs.)

                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                Rate
                                                                                $0.80
                                                                                         (ozs.)
                                                                                           12
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     Rate
                                                                                                     $7.65
                                                                                                               (ozs.)
                                                                                                                 44
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             Rate
                                                                                                                           $20.75
                                                                        2        1.55      16         9.25       48         22.45
                                                                        3        2.30      20        10.85       52         24.20
Restrictions
No list furnished.                                                      4ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ    3.05      24   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ 12.45       56    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ 25.95


Observations
                                                                        5
                                                                        6
                                                                        7
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 3.80
                                                                                 4.55
                                                                                 5.30
                                                                                           28
                                                                                           32
                                                                                           36
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     14.05
                                                                                                     15.65
                                                                                                     17.35
                                                                                                                 60
                                                                                                                 64
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            27.70
                                                                                                                            29.45
None                                                                    8        6.05      40        19.05

Customs Forms Required (123)
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)                   Airmail
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)
                                                                   Parcel Post Rates
Size Limits                                                         Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
Letter-post: See 243.2                                              not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches                               (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches               1      $16.00        25       $86.50      49       $158.50
                                                                        2        18.50       26        89.50      50        161.50
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                    $0.70        3        21.50       27        92.50      51        164.50
                                                                        4        24.00       28        95.50      52        167.50
Aerogrammes (250)              $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted           5        26.50       29        98.50      53        170.50
                                                                        6        29.50       30       101.50      54        173.50
                                                                        7        32.50       31       104.50      55        176.50
                                                                        8        35.50       32       107.50      56        179.50
                                                                        9        38.50       33       110.50      57        182.50
                                                                       10        41.50       34       113.50      58        185.50
                                                                       11        44.50       35       116.50      59        188.50
                                                                       12        47.50       36       119.50      60        191.50
                                                                       13        50.50       37       122.50      61        194.50
                                                                       14        53.50       38       125.50      62        197.50
                                                                       15        56.50       39       128.50      63        200.50
                                                                       16        59.50       40       131.50      64        203.50
                                                                       17        62.50       41       134.50      65        206.50
                                                                       18        65.50       42       137.50      66        209.50
                                                                       19        68.50       43       140.50      67        212.50
                                                                       20        71.50       44       143.50      68        215.50
                                                                       21        74.50       45       146.50      69        218.50
                                                                       22        77.50       46       149.50      70        221.50
                                                                       23        80.50       47       152.50
                                                                       24        83.50       48       155.50
                                                                                         Weight Limit: 70 lbs.

                                                                   Airmail
                                                                   Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                    Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $38.50
                                                                    Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            3.50
                                                                                      Weight Limit: 66 pounds



                                                                   Global Priority Mail (230)                         NOT Available




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                                                                                                     Contents        Country Index

Seychelles                                                                                            International Mail Manual

Economy Mail                                                      Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                 Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter    Weight                 Weight                 Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over       post     not over               not over               not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75

                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ9.40
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                        $12.00
                                                         12.65
                                                         13.30
                                                                       1
                                                                       2
                                                                       3
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $0.44
                                                                                 0.55
                                                                                 0.71
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             14
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                       $1.71
                                                                                                        1.93
                                                                                                        2.15
                                                                                                                    26
                                                                                                                    28
                                                                                                                    30
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                               $3.19
                                                                                                                                3.39
                                                                                                                                3.60
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                4         0.83        18         2.36        32          3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       6
                                                                       8
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 1.05
                                                                                 1.27
                                                                                             20
                                                                                             22
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        2.56
                                                                                                        2.77
                                                                                                                    48
                                                                                                                    64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                5.13
                                                                                                                                6.45
                                                                      10         1.50        24         2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                  at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $26.25        27      $71.55       49       $110.50
     6       28.75        28       73.45       50        112.25   Certificate of Mailing                            See 313 for fees
     7       31.00        29       75.35       51        114.00
     8       33.25        30       77.25       52        115.75   COD and Certified                        NOT for International Mail
     9       35.50        31       79.00       53        117.50
    10       37.75        32       80.75       54        119.25
    11       39.80        33       82.50       55        121.00
                                                                  Insurance (320)                                         NOT Available
    12       41.85        34       84.25       56        122.75
    13       43.90        35       86.00       57        124.50   International Business Reply Service (373)
    14       45.95        36       87.75       58        126.25   Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
    15       48.00        37       89.50       59        128.00
    16       50.05        38       91.25       60        129.75   International Money Orders (371)
    17       52.10        39       93.00       61        131.50   NOT Available
    18       54.15        40       94.75       62        133.25
    19       56.20        41       96.50       63        135.00
    20       58.25        42       98.25       64        136.75
                                                                  International Reply Coupons (372)                         Fee: $1.75
    21       60.15        43      100.00       65        138.50
    22       62.05        44      101.75       66        140.25   Recorded Delivery (360)                                 NOT Available
    23       63.95        45      103.50       67        142.00
    24       65.85        46      105.25       68        143.75   Registered Mail (330)                                     Fee: $7.25
    25       67.75        47      107.00       69        145.50   Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
    26       69.65        48      108.75       70        147.25   Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
                      Weight Limit: 70 lbs.                       cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
                                                                  Not applicable to M-Bags.
Economy Mail
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)                       Restricted Delivery (350)                                 Fee: $3.20
                                                                  Available for Registered Mail with Return Receipt.
 Regular                                                          Endorsements:         A remettre en main propre.
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $16.50
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.50     Return Receipt (340)                                      Fee: $1.50
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals                     Available for Registered Mail.
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $11.00
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.00
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds

Economy Mail
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)
 Weight               Weight               Weight
 not over            not over              not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.35
                        36
                        40
                                ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  5.90
                                              56
                                              60
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ    $7.60
                                                          8.05
    24        3.90      44        6.35        64          8.40
    28
    32
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              4.45
              5.00
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
                        48
                        52
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  6.70
                                  7.15
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)

Matter for the Blind (270)
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.




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                                                  Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                       Contents          Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                                 Seychelles

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non        Weight                Weight               Weight
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document     not over             not over              not over
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service      (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)    Rate       (lbs.)    Rate
   0.5
    1
                  65.00
                  75.00      82.00
                                        36
                                        37
                                                   418.00
                                                   426.00
                                                             438.00
                                                             446.00
                                                                          0.5
                                                                            1
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   $22.75
                                                                                    25.25
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $45.00
                                                                                                         49.25
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      12
                                                                                                                      13
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             $70.50
                                                                                                                              74.75
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
    2             89.00      96.00      38         433.00    453.00         2       28.25         8      53.50        14      79.00
    3
    4
    5
                 101.00
                 112.00
                 124.00
                            109.00
                            120.00
                            134.00
                                        39
                                        40
                                        41
                                                   440.00
                                                   448.00
                                                   455.00
                                                             460.00
                                                             468.00
                                                             475.00
                                                                            3
                                                                            4
                                                                            5
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    32.50
                                                                                    36.50
                                                                                    40.75
                                                                                                  9
                                                                                                 10
                                                                                                 11
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         57.75
                                                                                                         62.00
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         66.25
                                                                                                                      15
                                                                                                                      16
                                                                                                                      17
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              83.25
                                                                                                                              87.50
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              91.75
    6            136.00     146.00      42         463.00    483.00           For each additional pound or fraction: Add $4.25
    7
    8
                 148.00
                 160.00
                            158.00
                            170.00
                                        43
                                        44
                                                   470.00
                                                   478.00
                                                             490.00
                                                             498.00
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            Weight Limit: 44 lbs.           ÁÁÁÁ
    9            172.00     182.00      45         485.00    505.00    Insurance (221.3)
   10            180.00     190.00      46         492.00    507.00
   11            191.00     206.00      47         500.00    515.00    Available for EMS Merchandise Shipments only
   12            203.00     218.00      48         507.00    522.00      Insured Amount         Fee       Insured Amount          Fee
   13            215.00     230.00      49         515.00    530.00          not over                         not over
   14            226.00     241.00      50         528.00    543.00
   15            238.00     253.00      51         543.00    558.00           $500           No Fee      For insurance coverage above
   16            249.00     264.00      52         543.00    558.00           $600             $1.00     $1000, add $1.00 for each $100 or
   17            260.00     275.00      53         559.00    574.00           $700             $2.00     fraction thereof, up to a maximum
   18            271.00     286.00      54         559.00    574.00           $800             $3.00     of $5000 per shipment.
   19            282.00     297.00      55         572.00    587.00           $900             $4.00
   20            293.00     308.00      56         572.00    587.00           $1000            $5.00           $5000 max.       $45.00
   21            302.00     317.00      57         584.00    599.00
   22            311.00     326.00      58         584.00    599.00                            Required Customs
   23            318.00     333.00      59         597.00    612.00                            Form/Endorsement
                                                                       Articles Admitted
   24            325.00     340.00      60         597.00    612.00
   25            333.00     348.00      61         612.00    627.00    Correspondence          PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   26            340.00     355.00      62         612.00    627.00    and business            C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   27            347.00     362.00      63         627.00    642.00    papers.                 label). Endorse item clearly next to
   28            355.00     370.00      64         627.00    642.00                            mailing label as BUSINESS PAPERS.
   29            362.00     377.00      65         642.00    657.00    Merchandise             PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   30            373.00     388.00      66         642.00    657.00    samples without         C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   31            381.00     396.00      67         657.00    672.00    commercial value.       label).
   32            388.00     403.00      68         657.00    672.00
   33            396.00     411.00      69         672.00    687.00    Merchandise and all     PS Form 2976-A, Customs Declaration
                                                                       articles subject to     and Dispatch Note CP 72, inside a PS
   34            403.00     418.00      70         672.00    687.00
                                                                       customs duty.           Form 2976-E, Customs Declaration
   35            411.00     431.00                                                             Envelope CP 91.
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.
                                                                       Size Limits (223.2)
Insurance (215.5)                                                      Maximum length: 36 inches
                                                                       Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction      Return Receipt Service (221.4): NOT Available
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,
                                                                       Notes:
                                                                       1. A commercial invoice must be included with all commercial
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of
                                                                          shipments.
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.             2. Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities
         $700               $4.20                                         of any kind payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum,
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80        gold, and silver (manufactured or not); precious stones;
                                                                          jewelry; and other valuable articles are prohibited in EMS
                                                                          shipments to the Seychelles.
Size Limits (217.4)
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/             Reciprocal Service Name: EMS Seychelles
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)
Maximum length: 46 inches                                              Country Code: SC
Maximum width: 35 inches                                               Areas Served
Maximum height: 46 inches                                              All locations. Streets have no name and houses have no
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches                              number except in Victoria. It is common for addresses to
                                                                           consist of only the names of the addressee, district, island,
General Conditions for Mailing                                             and country. If the addressee has a private box, it would be
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for
                                                                           best to use it, but the item can be delivered without it.
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.




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Sierra Leone                                                                                        International Mail Manual


Country Conditions for Mailing                                      G5                                      Sierra Leone
Prohibitions (130)                                                 Airmail
Banknotes, checks, and securities of any kind payable to bearer    Letter-post Rates
   in ordinary and registered letter-post items.
Brushes of all kinds made in Japan other than nylon                 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter
   toothbrushes.                                                    not over    post    not over     post     not over       post
Distilling apparatus.
Postage stamps, whether used or not, except in registered               1
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     (ozs.)

                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                Rate
                                                                                $0.80
                                                                                         (ozs.)
                                                                                           12
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     Rate
                                                                                                     $7.65
                                                                                                               (ozs.)
                                                                                                                 44
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             Rate
                                                                                                                           $20.75
   letter-post shipments.                                               2        1.55      16         9.25       48         22.45
                                                                        3        2.30      20        10.85       52         24.20
West African paper currency.
                                                                        4ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ    3.05      24   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ 12.45       56  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ   25.95
Restrictions
Arms and munitions require a license from the Governor.
                                                                        5
                                                                        6
                                                                        7
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 3.80
                                                                                 4.55
                                                                                 5.30
                                                                                           28
                                                                                           32
                                                                                           36
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     14.05
                                                                                                     15.65
                                                                                                     17.35
                                                                                                                 60
                                                                                                                 64
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            27.70
                                                                                                                            29.45
Coins or precious metal sent in registered letter-post shipments
                                                                        8        6.05      40        19.05
  may not exceed L5 in value.

Observations
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
None                                                               Airmail
                                                                   Parcel Post Rates
Customs Forms Required (123)                                        Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)                    not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)                 (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate
                                                                        1      $16.00        16      $59.50       31       $104.50
Size Limits                                                             2       18.50        17       62.50       32        107.50
Letter-post: See 243.2                                                  3       21.50        18       65.50       33        110.50
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches                                  4       24.00        19       68.50       34        113.50
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches               5       26.50        20       71.50       35        116.50
                                                                        6       29.50        21       74.50       36        119.50
                                                                        7       32.50        22       77.50       37        122.50
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                    $0.70
                                                                        8       35.50        23       80.50       38        125.50
                                                                        9       38.50        24       83.50       39        128.50
Aerogrammes (250)              $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted
                                                                       10       41.50        25       86.50       40        131.50
                                                                       11       44.50        26       89.50       41        134.50
                                                                       12       47.50        27       92.50       42        137.50
                                                                       13       50.50        28       95.50       43        140.50
                                                                       14       53.50        29       98.50       44        143.50
                                                                       15       56.50        30      101.50
                                                                                         Weight Limit: 44 lbs.

                                                                   Airmail
                                                                   Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                    Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $38.50
                                                                    Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            3.50
                                                                                        Weight Limit: 66 pounds



                                                                   Global Priority Mail (230)                       NOT Available




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                                                  Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                     Contents        Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                          Sierra Leone

Economy Mail                                                      Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                 Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter    Weight                 Weight                 Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over       post     not over               not over               not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75

                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ9.40
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                        $12.00
                                                         12.65
                                                         13.30
                                                                       1
                                                                       2
                                                                       3
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $0.44
                                                                                 0.55
                                                                                 0.71
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             14
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                       $1.71
                                                                                                        1.93
                                                                                                        2.15
                                                                                                                    26
                                                                                                                    28
                                                                                                                    30
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                               $3.19
                                                                                                                                3.39
                                                                                                                                3.60
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                4         0.83        18         2.36        32          3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       6
                                                                       8
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 1.05
                                                                                 1.27
                                                                                             20
                                                                                             22
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        2.56
                                                                                                        2.77
                                                                                                                    48
                                                                                                                    64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                5.13
                                                                                                                                6.45
                                                                      10         1.50        24         2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                  at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $21.75        19      $44.60       33        $62.25
     6       23.50        20       46.00       34         63.50   Certificate of Mailing                            See 313 for fees
     7       25.00        21       47.25       35         64.75
     8       26.75        22       48.50       36         66.00   COD and Certified                        NOT for International Mail
     9       29.00        23       49.75       37         67.25
    10       32.00        24       51.00       38         68.50
    11       33.40        25       52.25       39         69.75
                                                                  Insurance (320)                                         NOT Available
    12       34.80        26       53.50       40         71.00
    13       36.20        27       54.75       41         72.25   International Business Reply Service (373)
    14       37.60        28       56.00       42         73.50   Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
    15       39.00        29       57.25       43         74.75
    16       40.40        30       58.50       44         76.00   International Money Orders (371)
    17       41.80        31       59.75                          Use MO Form MP1
    18       43.20        32       61.00
                                                                  Maximum Amount Available: $700                            Fee: $3.25
                      Weight Limit: 44 lbs.
                                                                  International Reply Coupons (372)                         Fee: $1.75
Economy Mail
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)                       Recorded Delivery (360)                                 NOT Available
 Regular                                                          Registered Mail (330)                                     Fee: $7.25
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $16.50     Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.50     Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals                     cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $11.00     Not applicable to M-Bags.
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.00
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds
                                                                  Restricted Delivery (350)                                 Fee: $3.20
                                                                  Available for Registered Mail with Return Receipt.
                                                                  Endorsements:         A remettre en main propre.
Economy Mail
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)                                 Return Receipt (340)                                      Fee: $1.50
 Weight               Weight               Weight                 Available for Registered Mail.
 not over            not over              not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
              3.35
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.90
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                  5.90
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  6.35
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $7.60
                                                          8.05
                                                          8.40
    28        4.45      48        6.70
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              5.00

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  7.15
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
Matter for the Blind (270)
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.




IMM Issue 24, January 2001                                                                                                         835
Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                      Contents         Country Index

Sierra Leone                                                                                           International Mail Manual

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non        Weight                Weight               Weight
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document     not over             not over              not over
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service      (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)    Rate       (lbs.)    Rate
   0.5
    1
                  65.00
                  75.00      82.00
                                        36
                                        37
                                                   418.00
                                                   426.00
                                                             438.00
                                                             446.00
                                                                          0.5
                                                                            1
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   $22.75
                                                                                    25.25
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $45.00

                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ49.25
                                                                                                                      12
                                                                                                                      13
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             $70.50

                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ74.75
    2             89.00      96.00      38         433.00    453.00         2       28.25         8      53.50        14      79.00
    3
    4
    5
                 101.00
                 112.00
                 124.00
                            109.00
                            120.00
                            134.00
                                        39
                                        40
                                        41
                                                   440.00
                                                   448.00
                                                   455.00
                                                             460.00
                                                             468.00
                                                             475.00
                                                                            3
                                                                            4
                                                                            5
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    32.50
                                                                                    36.50
                                                                                    40.75
                                                                                                  9
                                                                                                 10
                                                                                                 11
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         57.75
                                                                                                         62.00
                                                                                                         66.25
                                                                                                                      15
                                                                                                                      16
                                                                                                                      17
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              83.25
                                                                                                                              87.50
                                                                                                                              91.75
    6            136.00     146.00      42         463.00    483.00           For each additional pound or fraction: Add $4.25
    7
    8
                 148.00
                 160.00
                            158.00
                            170.00
                                        43
                                        44
                                                   470.00
                                                   478.00
                                                             490.00
                                                             498.00
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            Weight Limit: 44 lbs.         ÁÁÁÁ
    9            172.00     182.00      45         485.00    505.00    Insurance (221.3)
   10            180.00     190.00      46         492.00    507.00
   11            191.00     206.00      47         500.00    515.00    Available for EMS Merchandise Shipments only
   12            203.00     218.00      48         507.00    522.00      Insured Amount        Fee      Insured Amount          Fee
   13            215.00     230.00      49         515.00    530.00          not over                       not over
   14            226.00     241.00      50         528.00    543.00
   15            238.00     253.00      51         543.00    558.00            $500         No Fee     For insurance coverage above
   16            249.00     264.00      52         543.00    558.00            $600           $1.00    $1000, add $1.00 for each $100 or
   17            260.00     275.00      53         559.00    574.00            $700           $2.00    fraction thereof, up to a maximum
   18            271.00     286.00      54         559.00    574.00            $800           $3.00    of $5000 per shipment.
   19            282.00     297.00      55         572.00    587.00            $900           $4.00
   20            293.00     308.00      56         572.00    587.00            $1000          $5.00          $5000 max.       $45.00
   21            302.00     317.00      57         584.00    599.00
   22            311.00     326.00      58         584.00    599.00                            Required Customs
   23            318.00     333.00      59         597.00    612.00                            Form/Endorsement
                                                                       Articles Admitted
   24            325.00     340.00      60         597.00    612.00
   25            333.00     348.00      61         612.00    627.00    Correspondence,         PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   26            340.00     355.00      62         612.00    627.00    business papers,        C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   27            347.00     362.00      63         627.00    642.00    computer data, and      label). Endorse item clearly next to
   28            355.00     370.00      64         627.00    642.00    advertising material.   mailing label as BUSINESS PAPERS.
   29            362.00     377.00      65         642.00    657.00    Merchandise             PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   30            373.00     388.00      66         642.00    657.00    samples without         C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   31            381.00     396.00      67         657.00    672.00    commercial value.       label).
   32            388.00     403.00      68         657.00    672.00
   33            396.00     411.00      69         672.00    687.00    Merchandise and all     PS Form 2976-A, Customs Declaration
                                                                       articles subject to     and Dispatch Note CP 72, inside a PS
   34            403.00     418.00      70         672.00    687.00
                                                                       customs duty.           Form 2976-E, Customs Declaration
   35            411.00     431.00                                                             Envelope CP 91.
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.
                                                                       Size Limits (223.2)
Insurance (215.5)                                                      Maximum length: 36 inches
                                                                       Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction      Return Receipt Service (221.4): NOT Available
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,
                                                                       Note:
                                                                       Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities of
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of
                                                                         any kind payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum, gold,
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.               and silver (manufactured or not); precious stones; jewelry;
         $700               $4.20                                        and other valuable articles are prohibited in EMS shipments
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80       to Sierra Leone.
                                                                       Reciprocal Service Name: Express Mail Service (EMS)
Size Limits (217.4)                                                      (Note: Service is available to Sierra Leone but not from it.)
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)                                 Country Code: SL
Maximum length: 46 inches                                              Areas Served
Maximum width: 35 inches                                                 Bo
Maximum height: 46 inches                                                Freetown
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches                            Kenema
                                                                         Kono
General Conditions for Mailing                                           Makeni
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.




836                                                                                          IMM Issue 24, January 2001
                                                        Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                    Contents          Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                               Singapore


Country Conditions for Mailing                                       K5                                             Singapore
Prohibitions (130)                                                  Airmail
Advertisements for charms, amulets and talismans.                   Letter-post Rates
Arms and firearms and parts thereof.
Butane gas lighters and refills therefor.                            Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight          Letter
Coins; banknotes; currency notes; traveler’s checks; securities      not over    post    not over     post     not over         post
  payable to bearer; precious stones; jewelry; and other
  valuable articles. However, unmounted precious stones may              1
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                      (ozs.)

                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 Rate
                                                                                 $0.80
                                                                                          (ozs.)
                                                                                            12
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      Rate
                                                                                                      $7.65
                                                                                                                (ozs.)
                                                                                                                  44
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                Rate
                                                                                                                              $20.75
  be sent in registered letter-post shipments if authorization is        2        1.55      16         9.25       48           22.45
                                                                         3        2.30      20        10.85       52           24.20
  obtained from the Postmaster General of Singapore.
Coins or bullion of a value higher than $50 Singapore dollars,           4ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ    3.05      24   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ 12.45       56     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ  25.95
  except coins for purposes of ornament.
Lotteries and advertisements concerning lotteries.
                                                                         5
                                                                         6
                                                                         7
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                  3.80
                                                                                  4.55
                                                                                  5.30
                                                                                            28
                                                                                            32
                                                                                            36
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      14.05
                                                                                                      15.65
                                                                                                      17.35
                                                                                                                  60
                                                                                                                  64
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                               27.70
                                                                                                                               29.45

                                                                         8        6.05      40        19.05
Restrictions                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
Meat or meat products including animal by-products require an                      Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
  import permit issued by Director of Primary Production,
  Singapore, and these articles must be addressed to the            Airmail
  addressee care of the above Director.                             Parcel Post Rates
Observations                                                         Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight         Parcel
                                                                     not over    Post      not over    Post     not over        Post
Many types of merchandise require import licenses that                (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)      Rate     (lbs.)         Rate
  addressees must obtain from the authorities of Singapore.
  Senders should be assured before mailing that the                      1      $12.50        25     $106.75       49         $200.35
  addressees can obtain licenses if needed.                              2       16.00        26       110.65      50          204.25
                                                                         3       20.00        27       114.55      51          208.15
                                                                         4       24.25        28       118.45      52          212.05
Customs Forms Required (123)                                             5       28.75        29      122.35       53          215.95
Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)                         6       32.65        30      126.25       54          219.85
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)                     7       36.55        31      130.15       55          223.75
                                                                         8       40.45        32      134.05       56          227.65
Size Limits                                                              9       44.35        33      137.95       57          231.55
Letter-post: See 243.2                                                  10       48.25        34      141.85       58          235.45
                                                                        11       52.15        35      145.75       59          239.35
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches
                                                                        12       56.05        36      149.65       60          243.25
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches               13       59.95        37      153.55       61          247.15
                                                                        14       63.85        38      157.45       62          251.05
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                     $0.70       15       67.75        39      161.35       63          254.95
                                                                        16       71.65        40      165.25       64          258.85
Aerogrammes (250)              $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted           17       75.55        41      169.15       65          262.75
                                                                        18       79.45        42      173.05       66          266.65
                                                                        19       83.35        43      176.95
                                                                        20       87.25        44      180.85
                                                                        21       91.15        45      184.75
                                                                        22       95.05        46      188.65
                                                                        23       98.95        47      192.55
                                                                        24      102.85        48      196.45
                                                                                          Weight Limit: 66 lbs.

                                                                    Airmail
                                                                    Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                     Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                                 $38.50
                                                                     Each additional pound or fraction of a pound              3.50
                                                                                        Weight Limit: 66 pounds

                                                                    Global Priority Mail (230)
                                                                     Flat-Rate Envelope                 Variable Weight Option
                                                                                             Weight                 Weight
                                                                      Small     $5.00        Level        Rate      Level        Rate
                                                                      Large     $9.00        0.5 lb.      $ 8.00    2.5 lbs. $21.00
                                                                                             1.0 lb.       12.00    3.0 lbs.  24.00
                                                                                             1.5 lbs.      14.00    3.5 lbs.  28.00
                                                                                             2.0 lbs.      17.00    4.0 lbs.  31.00
                                                                                         Weight Limit: 4 pounds




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Singapore                                                                                             International Mail Manual

Economy Mail                                                      Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                 Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter    Weight                 Weight                   Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over       post     not over               not over                 not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)       Rate        (ozs.)      Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75

                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ9.40
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                        $12.00
                                                         12.65
                                                         13.30
                                                                       1
                                                                       2
                                                                       3
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $0.44
                                                                                 0.55
                                                                                 0.71
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             14
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $1.71
                                                                                                         1.93
                                                                                                         2.15
                                                                                                                      26
                                                                                                                      28
                                                                                                                      30
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                $3.19
                                                                                                                                 3.39
                                                                                                                                 3.60
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                4         0.83        18          2.36         32         3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       6
                                                                       8
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 1.05
                                                                                 1.27
                                                                                             20
                                                                                             22
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         2.56
                                                                                                         2.77
                                                                                                                      48
                                                                                                                      64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                 5.13
                                                                                                                                 6.45
                                                                      10         1.50        24          2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                     ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                  at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $21.50        27      $50.20       49        $78.80
     6       22.80        28       51.50       50         80.10   Certificate of Mailing                               See 313 for fees
     7       24.10        29       52.80       51         81.40
     8       25.40        30       54.10       52         82.70   COD and Certified                         NOT for International Mail
     9       26.70        31       55.40       53         84.00
    10       28.10        32       56.70       54         85.30
    11       29.40        33       58.00       55         86.60
                                                                  Insurance (320)
    12       30.70        34       59.30       56         87.90   Available for Parcel Post only (see 324.2 for required markings)
    13       32.00        35       60.60       57         89.20     Insured Amount          Fee        Insured Amount           Fee
    14       33.30        36       61.90       58         90.50         not over                           not over
    15       34.60        37       63.20       59         91.80
                                                                         $50               $1.85            $800                $9.60
    16       35.90        38       64.50       60         93.10          $100              $2.60            $900               $10.60
    17       37.20        39       65.80       61         94.40          $200              $3.60            $1000              $11.60
    18       38.50        40       67.10       62         95.70          $300              $4.60
    19       39.80        41       68.40       63         97.00          $400              $5.60      Add $1.00 for each add’l $100 or
    20       41.10        42       69.70       64         98.30          $500              $6.60      fraction of insurance coverage.
    21       42.40        43       71.00       65         99.60          $600              $7.60
    22       43.70        44       72.30       66        100.90          $700              $8.60            $4580 max.         $47.60
    23       45.00        45       73.60
    24       46.30        46       74.90
    25       47.60        47       76.20                          International Business Reply Service (373)
    26       48.90        48       77.50                          Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
                      Weight Limit: 66 lbs.
                                                                  International Money Orders (371)
Economy Mail                                                      NOT Available
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                  International Reply Coupons (372)                           Fee: $1.75
 Regular
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $16.50     Recorded Delivery (360)                                 NOT Available
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.50
                                                                  Registered Mail (330)                                       Fee: $7.25
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals                     Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $11.00     Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.00     cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds                      Not applicable to M-Bags.

Economy Mail                                                      Restricted Delivery (350)                               NOT Available
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)
                                                                  Return Receipt (340)                                        Fee: $1.50
 Weight               Weight               Weight                 Available for Registered Mail and Insured Parcels.
 not over            not over              not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.35
                        36
                        40
                                ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  5.90
                                              56
                                              60
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ    $7.60
                                                          8.05
    24        3.90      44        6.35        64          8.40
    28
    32
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              4.45
              5.00
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
                        48
                        52
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  6.70
                                  7.15
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)

Matter for the Blind (270)
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.




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                                                  Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
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Individual Country Listings                                                                                                 Singapore

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non        Weight                Weight               Weight
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document     not over             not over              not over
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service      (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)    Rate       (lbs.)    Rate
   0.5
    1
                 $32.00
                  39.00     $44.00
                                        36
                                        37
                                                  $179.00
                                                   182.00
                                                            $189.00
                                                             192.00
                                                                          0.5
                                                                            1
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   $17.00
                                                                                    20.50
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $40.20
                                                                                                         44.40
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      12
                                                                                                                      13
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             $65.40
                                                                                                                              69.60
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
    2             46.00      51.00      38         186.00    196.00         2       24.00         8      48.60        14      73.80
    3
    4
    5
                  53.00
                  60.00
                  67.00
                             58.00
                             65.00
                             72.00
                                        39
                                        40
                                        41
                                                   189.00
                                                   192.00
                                                   196.00
                                                             199.00
                                                             202.00
                                                             206.00
                                                                            3
                                                                            4
                                                                            5
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    28.00
                                                                                    32.00
                                                                                    36.00
                                                                                                  9
                                                                                                 10
                                                                                                 11
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         52.80
                                                                                                         57.00
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         61.20
                                                                                                                      15
                                                                                                                      16
                                                                                                                      17
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              78.00
                                                                                                                              82.20
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              86.40
    6             72.00      77.00      42         199.00    209.00           For each additional pound or fraction: Add $4.20
    7
    8
                  76.00
                  80.00
                             81.00
                             86.00
                                        43
                                        44
                                                   203.00
                                                   206.00
                                                             213.00
                                                             216.00
                                                                              ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            Weight Limit: 66 lbs.           ÁÁÁÁ
    9             85.00      91.00      45         210.00    220.00    Insurance (221.3)
   10             89.00      95.00      46         213.00    223.00
   11             92.00     100.00      47         216.00    226.00    Available for EMS Merchandise Shipments only
   12             96.00     104.00      48         220.00    230.00      Insured Amount         Fee       Insured Amount         Fee
   13             99.00     107.00      49         223.00    233.00          not over                         not over
   14            103.00     111.00      50         229.00    239.00
   15            106.00     114.00      51         232.00    242.00           $500          No Fee      For insurance coverage above
   16            109.00     117.00      52         236.00    246.00           $600            $1.00     $1000, add $1.00 for each $100 or
   17            113.00     121.00      53         239.00    249.00           $700            $2.00     fraction thereof, up to a maximum
   18            116.00     124.00      54         243.00    253.00           $800            $3.00     of $5000 per shipment.
   19            120.00     128.00      55         246.00    256.00           $900            $4.00
   20            123.00     131.00      56         250.00    260.00           $1000           $5.00            $5000 max.      $45.00
   21            126.00     134.00      57         253.00    263.00
   22            130.00     138.00      58         256.00    266.00                            Required Customs
   23            133.00     141.00      59         260.00    270.00                            Form/Endorsement
                                                                       Articles Admitted
   24            137.00     145.00      60         263.00    273.00
   25            140.00     148.00      61         267.00    277.00    Business                No form required. Endorse item clearly
   26            143.00     153.00      62         270.00    280.00    correspondence,         next to mailing label as BUSINESS
   27            147.00     157.00      63         274.00    284.00    commercial papers,      PAPERS.
   28            150.00     160.00      64         277.00    287.00    and documents.
   29            153.00     163.00      65         281.00    291.00    Merchandise             PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   30            158.00     168.00      66         284.00    294.00    samples without         C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   31            162.00     172.00      67         287.00    297.00    commercial value.       label).
   32            165.00     175.00      68         291.00    301.00
   33            169.00     179.00      69         294.00    304.00    Merchandise and all     PS Form 2976-A, Customs Declaration
                                                                       articles subject to     and Dispatch Note CP 72, inside a PS
   34            172.00     182.00      70         298.00    308.00
                                                                       customs duty.           Form 2976-E, Customs Declaration
   35            175.00     185.00                                                             Envelope CP 91.
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.
                                                                       Size Limits (223.2)
Insurance (215.5)                                                      Maximum length: 36 inches
                                                                       Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction      Return Receipt Service (221.4): Available
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,
                                                                       Notes:
                                                                       1. Unprocessed film is prohibited.
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of
                                                                       2. Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.                of any kind payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum,
         $700               $4.20                                         gold, and silver (manufactured or not); precious stones;
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80        jewelry; and other valuable articles are prohibited in EMS
                                                                          shipments to Singapore.
Size Limits (217.4)                                                    Reciprocal Service Name: Speedpost
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)                                 Country Code: SG
Maximum length: 46 inches                                              Areas Served
Maximum width: 35 inches                                               All, including Sentosa Island, but excluding all other offshore
Maximum height: 46 inches                                                 islands.
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches
General Conditions for Mailing
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.




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                                                                                 Contents     Country Index

Singapore                                                                         International Mail Manual

Global Package Link (620)
Service Rates
       Weight
      Not Over
      (pounds)        Premium Rate      Standard Rate
          1              $ 15.50           $ 12.00
          2                19.50             16.00
          3                23.25             19.50
          4                27.50             23.25
          5                32.50             28.00
          6                36.75             32.00
          7                41.25             36.00
          8                45.25             40.25
          9                50.50             44.00
         10                54.25             48.00
         11                58.25             52.00
         12                63.00             56.25
         13                67.50             60.00
         14                72.25             64.50
         15                76.25             68.75
         16                80.50             72.75
         17                85.25             76.75
         18                89.75             80.50
         19                94.00             84.75
         20                98.50             89.25
         21              103.00              92.75
         22              107.00              96.50
         23               116.25           103.75
         24              120.75            107.75
         25              124.75             111.00
         26              129.00             115.00
         27              133.25             119.00
         28              137.25            123.00
         29              141.25            126.50
         30              145.50            130.50
         31              150.00            134.50
         32              153.75            138.50
         33              158.00            142.00
         34              167.75            148.75
         35              171.75            152.75
         36              175.50            156.75
         37              180.25            160.25
         38              184.25            164.25
         39              188.25            168.25
         40              193.00            172.25
         41              197.00            175.50
         42              200.75            179.75
         43              204.75            183.75
         44              209.50            187.25
         45              218.75            194.00
         46              222.50            198.00
         47              227.00            202.25
         48              231.25            205.50
         49              235.25            209.50
         50              239.75            213.50
         51              243.75            217.25
         52              247.75            220.75
         53              251.75            225.00
         54              256.50            229.00
         55              260.50            232.75
         56              269.50            239.25
         57              274.00            243.25
         58              278.00            247.25
         59              282.25            251.25
         60              286.75            254.75
         61              290.50            258.50
         62              294.75            262.75
         63              298.75            266.75
         64              303.25            270.00
         65              307.50            274.00
         66               311.25           278.00
                 Maximum Weight: 66 lbs.



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                                                                                                    Contents           Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                          Slovak Republic


Country Conditions for Mailing                                        H3                               Slovak Republic
                                                                                                                        (Slovakia)

Prohibitions (130)                                                   Airmail
Chain letter items.                                                  Letter-post Rates
Publications, drawings, photographs, records, sheets of music,
  etc., contrary to the State public order.                           Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter
Perishable infectious substances.                                     not over    post    not over     post     not over       post
                                                                       (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate
Perishable noninfectious substances.
Radioactive materials.                                                    1
                                                                          2
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ   $0.80
                                                                                   1.55
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ $7.65
                                                                                                        9.25
                                                                                                                   44
                                                                                                                   48
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ$20.75
                                                                                                                              22.45
Restrictions                                                              3        2.30      20        10.85       52         24.20
Coins; paper money; securities and other paper values of any              4
                                                                          5
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   3.05
                                                                                   3.80
                                                                                             24
                                                                                             28
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                       12.45
                                                                                                       14.05
                                                                                                                   56
                                                                                                                   60
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              25.95
                                                                                                                              27.70
   kind; as well as savings-bank booklets; and unmanufactured
   gold, silver, and platinum may be imported only by
   authorization of the State Bank.
                                                                          6
                                                                          7
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ    4.55
                                                                                   5.30
                                                                                             32
                                                                                             36
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ 15.65
                                                                                                       17.35
                                                                                                                   64    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ 29.45

                                                                          8        6.05      40        19.05
Gift shipments must be sent by private individuals. Those sent
   by commercial firms are not admitted.
Import permits are required for gift shipments exceeding three
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)     ÁÁÁÁ
   per year for one addressee, or for any parcel exceeding           Airmail
   3,000 Slovak Republic crowns in value. Permits may be             Parcel Post Rates
   issued to addressees or withheld at the discretion of the
   customs authorities after the shipment arrives.                    Weight     Parcel    Weight     Parcel    Weight        Parcel
Medicines are admitted provided the addressee is in                   not over    Post     not over    Post     not over       Post
   possession of an import permit granted by the Slovak                (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)      Rate     (lbs.)        Rate
   Republic health authorities.                                           1      $14.00       25      $80.75       49        $150.35
Philatelic articles and stamps exchanged between member                   2       15.50       26        83.65      50         153.25
   philatelists must not exceed 1,000 Slovak Republic crowns in           3       17.50       27        86.55      51         156.15
   any calendar year. Gift packages containing philatelic articles        4       20.25       28        89.45      52         159.05
   are restricted to 3 per year and the shipment cannot exceed            5       22.75       29        92.35      53         161.95
   a total of 100 stamps or philatelic articles and 100 Slovak            6       25.65       30        95.25      54         164.85
   Republic crowns in value.                                              7       28.55       31        98.15      55         167.75
                                                                          8       31.45       32      101.05       56         170.65
                                                                          9       34.35       33      103.95       57         173.55
Observations                                                             10       37.25       34      106.85       58         176.45
1. Import licenses and quantity restrictions are applicable for          11       40.15       35      109.75       59         179.35
    many articles sent to the Slovak Republic. Therefore,                12       43.05       36       112.65      60         182.25
    senders should ascertain from the addressee before mailing           13       45.95       37       115.55      61         185.15
    whether the contents are permitted and whether the                   14       48.85       38       118.45      62         188.05
    necessary documents are held.                                        15       51.75       39      121.35       63         190.95
2. Gift shipments for the personal use of the addressee or the           16       54.65       40      124.25       64         193.85
    addressee’s family do not require an import permit if the            17       57.55       41      127.15       65         196.75
    contents do not exceed 5,000 Slovak Republic crowns.                 18       60.45       42      130.05       66         199.65
    When the total exceeds 2,000 Slovak Republic crowns, the             19       63.35       43      132.95
    addressee must provide a gift certificate authenticated by an        20       66.25       44      135.85
    authorized agent in that country. Slovak Republic customs            21       69.15       45      138.75
    decides the value of the contents on the basis of internal           22       72.05       46      141.65
    prices of identical articles.                                        23       74.95       47      144.55
3. Articles imported in postal items are exempt from customs             24       77.85       48      147.45
    duties if their total value does not exceed 300 Slovak                                Weight Limit: 66 lbs.
    Republic crowns.
                                                                     Airmail
Customs Forms Required (123)                                         Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)                  Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                              $38.50
                                                                      Each additional pound or fraction of a pound           3.50
Size Limits                                                                             Weight Limit: 66 pounds
Letter-post: See 243.2
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
                                                                     Global Priority Mail (230)                          NOT Available
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                     $0.70

Aerogrammes (250)              $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted




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                                                                                                      Contents          Country Index

Slovak Republic                                                                                        International Mail Manual

Economy Mail                                                       Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                  Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight         Letter    Weight                 Weight                   Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over        post     not over               not over                 not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)         Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)       Rate        (ozs.)      Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75
                                   9.40
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $12.00
                                                          12.65
                                                          13.30
                                                                        1
                                                                        2
                                                                        3
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 $0.44
                                                                                  0.55
                                                                                  0.71
                                                                                              12
                                                                                              14
                                                                                              16
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         $1.71
                                                                                                          1.93
                                                                                                          2.15
                                                                                                                       26
                                                                                                                       28
                                                                                                                       30
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                 $3.19
                                                                                                                                  3.39
                                                                                                                                  3.60
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                 4         0.83        18          2.36         32         3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52       ÁÁÁ
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                 ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                        6
                                                                        8
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                  1.05
                                                                                  1.27
                                                                                              20
                                                                                              22
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                          2.56
                                                                                                          2.77
                                                                                                                       48
                                                                                                                       64
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                  5.13
                                                                                                                                  6.45
                                                                       10         1.50        24          2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ                     ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                   $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                   at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                   Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight      Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over     Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)      Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $18.25         27     $39.55        49       $58.40
     6       19.35         28       40.45       50        59.25    Certificate of Mailing                               See 313 for fees
     7       20.45         29       41.35       51        60.10
     8       21.55         30       42.25       52        60.95    COD and Certified                         NOT for International Mail
     9       22.65         31       43.10       53        61.80
    10       23.75         32       43.95       54        62.65
    11       24.70         33       44.80       55        63.50
                                                                   Insurance (320)
    12       25.65         34       45.65       56        64.35    Available for Parcel Post only (see 324.2 for required markings)
    13       26.60         35       46.50       57        65.20      Insured Amount          Fee        Insured Amount           Fee
    14       27.55         36       47.35       58        66.05          not over                           not over
    15       28.50         37       48.20       59        66.90
                                                                          $50               $1.85            $800                $9.60
    16       29.45         38       49.05       60        67.75           $100              $2.60            $900               $10.60
    17       30.40         39       49.90       61        68.60           $200              $3.60            $1000              $11.60
    18       31.35         40       50.75       62        69.45           $300              $4.60
    19       32.30         41       51.60       63        70.30           $400              $5.60      Add $1.00 for each add’l $100 or
    20       33.25         42       52.45       64        71.15           $500              $6.60      fraction of insurance coverage.
    21       34.15         43       53.30       65        72.00           $600              $7.60
    22       35.05         44       54.15       66        72.85           $700              $8.60            $5000 max.         $51.60
    23       35.95         45       55.00
    24       36.85         46       55.85
    25       37.75         47       56.70                          International Business Reply Service (373)
    26       38.65         48       57.55                          Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
                       Weight Limit: 66 lbs.
                                                                   International Money Orders (371)
Economy Mail                                                       Maximum Amount Available: $700                              Fee: $8.50
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                   International Reply Coupons (372)                           Fee: $1.75
 Regular
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                                $16.50     Recorded Delivery (360)                                 NOT Available
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound             1.50
                                                                   Registered Mail (330)                                       Fee: $7.25
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals                      Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                                $11.00     Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound             1.00     cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
                      Weight Limit: 66 pounds                      Not applicable to M-Bags.

Economy Mail                                                       Restricted Delivery (350)                                   Fee: $3.20
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)                                  Available for Registered Mail with Return Receipt.
                                                                   Endorsements:         A remettre en main propre.
 Weight               Weight               Weight
 not over            not over              not over                Return Receipt (340)                                        Fee: $1.50
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)        Rate
    16
    20
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.35
                        36
                        40
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                  5.90
                                              56
                                              60
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ    $7.60
                                                           8.05
                                                                   Available for Registered Mail and Insured Parcels.

    24        3.90      44        6.35        64           8.40
    28
    32
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              4.45
              5.00
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
                        48
                        52
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                  6.70
                                  7.15
                                 ÁÁÁ
                                 ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)

Matter for the Blind (270)
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.




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                                                   Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                      Contents         Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                        Slovak Republic

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non        Weight                Weight               Weight
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document     not over             not over              not over
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service      (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)    Rate       (lbs.)    Rate
   0.5
    1
                  65.00
                  75.00      82.00
                                        36
                                        37
                                                   418.00
                                                   426.00
                                                             438.00
                                                             446.00
                                                                          0.5
                                                                            1
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   $17.00
                                                                                    19.15
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $34.95

                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ38.05
                                                                                                                      12
                                                                                                                      13
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             $53.55

                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ56.65
    2             89.00      96.00      38         433.00    453.00         2       21.65         8      41.15        14      59.75
    3
    4
    5
                 101.00
                 112.00
                 124.00
                            109.00
                            120.00
                            134.00
                                        39
                                        40
                                        41
                                                   440.00
                                                   448.00
                                                   455.00
                                                             460.00
                                                             468.00
                                                             475.00
                                                                            3
                                                                            4
                                                                            5
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    24.95
                                                                                    28.15
                                                                                    31.85
                                                                                                  9
                                                                                                 10
                                                                                                 11
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         44.25
                                                                                                         47.35
                                                                                                         50.45
                                                                                                                      15
                                                                                                                      16
                                                                                                                      17
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              62.85
                                                                                                                              65.95
                                                                                                                              69.05
    6            136.00     146.00      42         463.00    483.00           For each additional pound or fraction: Add $3.10
    7
    8
                 148.00
                 160.00
                            158.00
                            170.00
                                        43
                                        44
                                                   470.00
                                                   478.00
                                                             490.00
                                                             498.00
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            Weight Limit: 66 lbs.         ÁÁÁÁ
    9            172.00     182.00      45         485.00    505.00    Insurance (221.3)
   10            180.00     190.00      46         492.00    507.00
   11            191.00     206.00      47         500.00    515.00    Available for EMS Merchandise Shipments only
   12            203.00     218.00      48         507.00    522.00      Insured Amount        Fee      Insured Amount          Fee
   13            215.00     230.00      49         515.00    530.00          not over                       not over
   14            226.00     241.00      50         528.00    543.00
   15            238.00     253.00      51         543.00    558.00            $500         No Fee     For insurance coverage above
   16            249.00     264.00      52         543.00    558.00            $600           $1.00    $1000, add $1.00 for each $100 or
   17            260.00     275.00      53         559.00    574.00            $700           $2.00    fraction thereof, up to a maximum
   18            271.00     286.00      54         559.00    574.00            $800           $3.00    of $5000 per shipment.
   19            282.00     297.00      55         572.00    587.00            $900           $4.00
   20            293.00     308.00      56         572.00    587.00            $1000          $5.00          $5000 max.       $45.00
   21            302.00     317.00      57         584.00    599.00
   22            311.00     326.00      58         584.00    599.00                           Required Customs
   23            318.00     333.00      59         597.00    612.00                           Form/Endorsement
                                                                       Articles Admitted
   24            325.00     340.00      60         597.00    612.00
   25            333.00     348.00      61         612.00    627.00    Correspondence         PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   26            340.00     355.00      62         612.00    627.00    and business           C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   27            347.00     362.00      63         627.00    642.00    papers.                label). Endorse item clearly next to
   28            355.00     370.00      64         627.00    642.00                           mailing label as BUSINESS PAPERS.
   29            362.00     377.00      65         642.00    657.00    Merchandise            PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   30            373.00     388.00      66         642.00    657.00    samples without        C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   31            381.00     396.00      67         657.00    672.00    commercial value.      label).
   32            388.00     403.00      68         657.00    672.00
   33            396.00     411.00      69         672.00    687.00    Merchandise and all    PS Form 2976-A, Customs Declaration
                                                                       articles subject to    and Dispatch Note CP 72, inside a PS
   34            403.00     418.00      70         672.00    687.00
                                                                       customs duty.          Form 2976-E, Customs Declaration
   35            411.00     431.00                                                            Envelope CP 91.
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.
                                                                       Size Limits (223.2)
Insurance (215.5)                                                      Maximum length: 36 inches
                                                                       Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction      Return Receipt Service (221.4): NOT Available
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,
                                                                       Note:
                                                                       Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities of
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of
                                                                         any kind payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum, gold,
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.               and silver (manufactured or not); precious stones; jewelry;
         $700               $4.20                                        and other valuable articles are prohibited in EMS shipments
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80       to the Slovak Republic.
                                                                       Reciprocal Service Name: Zrychlena Posta/EMS
Size Limits (217.4)
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/             Country Code: SK
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)                                 Areas Served: All
Maximum length: 46 inches
Maximum width: 35 inches
Maximum height: 46 inches
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches
General Conditions for Mailing
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.




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Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                              Contents         Country Index

Slovenia                                                                                        International Mail Manual


Country Conditions for Mailing                                  H3                                             Slovenia
Prohibitions (130)                                             Airmail
No list furnished.                                             Letter-post Rates
Restrictions                                                    Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight       Letter
                                                                not over    post    not over     post     not over      post
No list furnished.

Observations                                                        1
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                 (ozs.)

                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                            Rate
                                                                            $0.80
                                                                                     (ozs.)
                                                                                       12
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 Rate
                                                                                                 $7.65
                                                                                                           (ozs.)
                                                                                                             44
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        Rate
                                                                                                                      $20.75
                                                                    2        1.55      16         9.25       48        22.45
No list furnished.
                                                                    3        2.30      20        10.85       52        24.20

Customs Forms Required (123)
                                                                    4ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ    3.05      24   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ 12.45       56  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ  25.95

Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)
                                                                    5
                                                                    6
                                                                    7
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             3.80
                                                                             4.55
                                                                             5.30
                                                                                       28
                                                                                       32
                                                                                       36
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 14.05
                                                                                                 15.65
                                                                                                 17.35
                                                                                                             60
                                                                                                             64
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       27.70
                                                                                                                       29.45

                                                                    8        6.05      40        19.05
Size Limits
Letter-post: See 243.2
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                              Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches                         Airmail
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches      Parcel Post Rates
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                $0.70    Weight     Parcel    Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
                                                                not over    Post     not over    Post     not over      Post
Aerogrammes (250)           $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate
                                                                    1      $14.00       16      $54.65       31        $98.15
                                                                    2       15.50       17        57.55      32        101.05
                                                                    3       17.50       18        60.45      33        103.95
                                                                    4       20.25       19        63.35
                                                                    5       22.75       20        66.25
                                                                    6       25.65       21        69.15
                                                                    7       28.55       22        72.05
                                                                    8       31.45       23        74.95
                                                                    9       34.35       24        77.85
                                                                   10       37.25       25        80.75
                                                                   11       40.15       26        83.65
                                                                   12       43.05       27        86.55
                                                                   13       45.95       28        89.45
                                                                   14       48.85       29        92.35
                                                                   15       51.75       30        95.25
                                                                                    Weight Limit: 33 lbs.

                                                               Airmail
                                                               Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                              $38.50
                                                                Each additional pound or fraction of a pound           3.50
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 66 pounds



                                                               Global Priority Mail (230)                       NOT Available




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                                              Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                     Contents          Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                                   Slovenia

Economy Mail                                                      Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                 Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter    Weight                 Weight                   Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over       post     not over               not over                 not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)       Rate        (ozs.)      Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75

                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ9.40
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                        $12.00
                                                         12.65
                                                         13.30
                                                                       1
                                                                       2
                                                                       3
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $0.44
                                                                                 0.55
                                                                                 0.71
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             14
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $1.71
                                                                                                         1.93
                                                                                                         2.15
                                                                                                                      26
                                                                                                                      28
                                                                                                                      30
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                $3.19
                                                                                                                                 3.39
                                                                                                                                 3.60
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                4         0.83        18          2.36         32         3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       6
                                                                       8
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 1.05
                                                                                 1.27
                                                                                             20
                                                                                             22
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         2.56
                                                                                                         2.77
                                                                                                                      48
                                                                                                                      64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                 5.13
                                                                                                                                 6.45
                                                                      10         1.50        24          2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                     ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                  at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $22.00        19      $46.40       33        $68.50
     6       24.00        20       48.00                          Certificate of Mailing                               See 313 for fees
     7       26.00        21       49.60
     8       28.00        22       51.20                          COD and Certified                         NOT for International Mail
     9       30.00        23       52.80
    10       32.00        24       54.40
    11       33.60        25       56.00
                                                                  Insurance (320)
    12       35.20        26       57.60                          Available for Parcel Post only (see 324.2 for required markings)
    13       36.80        27       59.20                            Insured Amount          Fee        Insured Amount           Fee
    14       38.40        28       60.80                                not over                           not over
    15       40.00        29       62.40
                                                                         $50               $1.85            $800                $9.60
    16       41.60        30       64.00                                 $100              $2.60            $900               $10.60
    17       43.20        31       65.50                                 $200              $3.60            $1000              $11.60
    18       44.80        32       67.00                                 $300              $4.60
                      Weight Limit: 33 lbs.                              $400              $5.60      Add $1.00 for each add’l $100 or
                                                                         $500              $6.60      fraction of insurance coverage.
Economy Mail                                                             $600              $7.60
                                                                         $700              $8.60            $4400 max.         $45.60
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
 Regular                                                          International Business Reply Service (373)
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $16.50     Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.50
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals                     International Money Orders (371)
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $11.00
                                                                  Maximum Amount Available: $700                              Fee: $8.50
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.00
                                                                  International Reply Coupons (372)                           Fee: $1.75
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds
                                                                  Recorded Delivery (360)                                 NOT Available
Economy Mail
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)                                 Registered Mail (330)                                       Fee: $7.25
                                                                  Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
 Weight               Weight               Weight                 Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
 not over            not over              not over               cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
                                                                  Not applicable to M-Bags.
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
              3.35
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.90
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                  5.90
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  6.35
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $7.60
                                                          8.05
                                                          8.40
                                                                  Restricted Delivery (350)                               NOT Available
    28        4.45      48        6.70
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              5.00      52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  7.15           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ             Return Receipt (340)                                        Fee: $1.50
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)                   Available for Registered Mail and Insured Parcels.
            ÁÁÁ
Matter for the Blind (270)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.




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Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                      Contents         Country Index

Slovenia                                                                                               International Mail Manual

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non        Weight                Weight               Weight
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document     not over             not over              not over
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service      (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)    Rate       (lbs.)    Rate
   0.5
    1
                  65.00
                  75.00      82.00
                                        36
                                        37
                                                   418.00
                                                   426.00
                                                             438.00
                                                             446.00
                                                                          0.5
                                                                            1
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   $23.00
                                                                                    26.00
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $41.20

                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ44.40
                                                                                                                      12
                                                                                                                      13
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             $60.40

                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ63.60
    2             89.00      96.00      38         433.00    453.00         2       29.00         8      47.60        14      66.80
    3
    4
    5
                 101.00
                 112.00
                 124.00
                            109.00
                            120.00
                            134.00
                                        39
                                        40
                                        41
                                                   440.00
                                                   448.00
                                                   455.00
                                                             460.00
                                                             468.00
                                                             475.00
                                                                            3
                                                                            4
                                                                            5
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    32.00
                                                                                    35.00
                                                                                    38.00
                                                                                                  9
                                                                                                 10
                                                                                                 11
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         50.80
                                                                                                         54.00
                                                                                                         57.20
                                                                                                                      15
                                                                                                                      16
                                                                                                                      17
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              70.00
                                                                                                                              73.20
                                                                                                                              76.40
    6            136.00     146.00      42         463.00    483.00           For each additional pound or fraction: Add $3.20
    7
    8
                 148.00
                 160.00
                            158.00
                            170.00
                                        43
                                        44
                                                   470.00
                                                   478.00
                                                             490.00
                                                             498.00
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            Weight Limit: 66 lbs.         ÁÁÁÁ
    9            172.00     182.00      45         485.00    505.00    Insurance (221.3)
   10            180.00     190.00      46         492.00    507.00
   11            191.00     206.00      47         500.00    515.00    Available for EMS Merchandise Shipments only
   12            203.00     218.00      48         507.00    522.00      Insured Amount        Fee      Insured Amount          Fee
   13            215.00     230.00      49         515.00    530.00          not over                       not over
   14            226.00     241.00      50         528.00    543.00
   15            238.00     253.00      51         543.00    558.00            $500         No Fee     For insurance coverage above
   16            249.00     264.00      52         543.00    558.00            $600           $1.00    $1000, add $1.00 for each $100 or
   17            260.00     275.00      53         559.00    574.00            $700           $2.00    fraction thereof, up to a maximum
   18            271.00     286.00      54         559.00    574.00            $800           $3.00    of $5000 per shipment.
   19            282.00     297.00      55         572.00    587.00            $900           $4.00
   20            293.00     308.00      56         572.00    587.00            $1000          $5.00          $5000 max.       $45.00
   21            302.00     317.00      57         584.00    599.00
   22            311.00     326.00      58         584.00    599.00                           Required Customs
   23            318.00     333.00      59         597.00    612.00                           Form/Endorsement
                                                                       Articles Admitted
   24            325.00     340.00      60         597.00    612.00
   25            333.00     348.00      61         612.00    627.00    Correspondence         PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   26            340.00     355.00      62         612.00    627.00    and business           C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   27            347.00     362.00      63         627.00    642.00    papers.                label). Endorse item clearly next to
   28            355.00     370.00      64         627.00    642.00                           mailing label as BUSINESS PAPERS.
   29            362.00     377.00      65         642.00    657.00    Merchandise            PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   30            373.00     388.00      66         642.00    657.00    samples without        C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   31            381.00     396.00      67         657.00    672.00    commercial value.      label).
   32            388.00     403.00      68         657.00    672.00
   33            396.00     411.00      69         672.00    687.00    Merchandise and all    PS Form 2976-A, Customs Declaration
                                                                       items subject to       and Dispatch Note CP 72, inside a PS
   34            403.00     418.00      70         672.00    687.00
                                                                       customs duty.          Form 2976-E, Customs Declaration
   35            411.00     431.00                                                            Envelope CP 91. A commercial invoice
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.                                               must be enclosed in each item.

Insurance (215.5)                                                      Size Limits (223.2)
                                                                       Maximum length: 36 inches
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee       Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document        Return Receipt Service (221.4): NOT Available
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,
                                                                       Note:
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction   Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities of
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of
                                                                         any kind payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum, gold,
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.
                                                                         and silver (manufactured or not); precious stones; jewelry;
         $700               $4.20
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80       and other valuable articles are prohibited in EMS shipments
                                                                         to Slovenia.
Size Limits (217.4)                                                    Reciprocal Service Name: Courrier EMS
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)                                 Country Code: SI
Maximum length: 46 inches                                              Areas Served: All
Maximum width: 35 inches
Maximum height: 46 inches
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches
General Conditions for Mailing
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.




846                                                                                          IMM Issue 24, January 2001
                                                        Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                   Contents         Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                     Solomon Islands


Country Conditions for Mailing                                       M6                              Solomon Islands
                                                                                         (Includes Santa Cruz Islands)

Prohibitions (130)                                                  Airmail
No list furnished.                                                  Letter-post Rates
Restrictions                                                         Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter
                                                                     not over    post    not over     post     not over       post
Used clothing must be accompanied by a health certificate
                                                                      (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate
  issued by the official health authorities.
                                                                         1
                                                                         2
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ   $0.80
                                                                                  1.55
                                                                                            12
                                                                                            16
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ $7.65
                                                                                                       9.25
                                                                                                                  44
                                                                                                                  48
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ  $20.75
                                                                                                                             22.45
Observations                                                             3        2.30      20        10.85       52         24.20
None                                                                     4
                                                                         5
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                  3.05
                                                                                  3.80
                                                                                            24
                                                                                            28
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      12.45
                                                                                                      14.05
                                                                                                                  56
                                                                                                                  60
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             25.95
                                                                                                                             27.70
Customs Forms Required (123)
Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)
                                                                         6
                                                                         7
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ    4.55
                                                                                  5.30
                                                                                            32
                                                                                            36
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ 15.65
                                                                                                      17.35
                                                                                                                  64  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ   29.45

Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)                     8        6.05      40        19.05

Size Limits
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)   ÁÁÁÁ
Letter-post: See 243.2                                              Airmail
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches                              Parcel Post Rates
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
                                                                     Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
                                                                     not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                     $0.70
                                                                      (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)      Rate     (lbs.)       Rate
Aerogrammes (250)             $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted             1      $12.50        16      $71.65       31       $130.15
                                                                         2       16.00        17        75.55      32        134.05
                                                                         3       20.00        18        79.45      33        137.95
                                                                         4       24.25        19        83.35      34        141.85
                                                                         5       28.75        20        87.25      35        145.75
                                                                         6       32.65        21        91.15      36        149.65
                                                                         7       36.55        22        95.05      37        153.55
                                                                         8       40.45        23        98.95      38        157.45
                                                                         9       44.35        24      102.85       39        161.35
                                                                        10       48.25        25      106.75       40        165.25
                                                                        11       52.15        26       110.65      41        169.15
                                                                        12       56.05        27       114.55      42        173.05
                                                                        13       59.95        28       118.45      43        176.95
                                                                        14       63.85        29      122.35       44        180.85
                                                                        15       67.75        30      126.25
                                                                                          Weight Limit: 44 lbs.

                                                                    Airmail
                                                                    Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                     Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $38.50
                                                                     Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            3.50
                                                                                       Weight Limit: 66 pounds



                                                                    Global Priority Mail (230)                       NOT Available




IMM Issue 24, January 2001                                                                                                          847
Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                     Contents        Country Index

Solomon Islands                                                                                       International Mail Manual

Economy Mail                                                      Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                 Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter    Weight                 Weight                 Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over       post     not over               not over               not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75

                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ9.40
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                        $12.00
                                                         12.65
                                                         13.30
                                                                       1
                                                                       2
                                                                       3
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $0.44
                                                                                 0.55
                                                                                 0.71
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             14
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                       $1.71
                                                                                                        1.93
                                                                                                        2.15
                                                                                                                    26
                                                                                                                    28
                                                                                                                    30
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                               $3.19
                                                                                                                                3.39
                                                                                                                                3.60
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                4         0.83        18         2.36        32          3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       6
                                                                       8
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 1.05
                                                                                 1.27
                                                                                             20
                                                                                             22
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        2.56
                                                                                                        2.77
                                                                                                                    48
                                                                                                                    64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                5.13
                                                                                                                                6.45
                                                                      10         1.50        24         2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                  at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $21.50        19      $39.80       33        $58.00
     6       22.80        20       41.10       34         59.30   Certificate of Mailing                            See 313 for fees
     7       24.10        21       42.40       35         60.60
     8       25.40        22       43.70       36         61.90   COD and Certified                        NOT for International Mail
     9       26.70        23       45.00       37         63.20
    10       28.10        24       46.30       38         64.50
    11       29.40        25       47.60       39         65.80
                                                                  Insurance (320)                                         NOT Available
    12       30.70        26       48.90       40         67.10
    13       32.00        27       50.20       41         68.40   International Business Reply Service (373)
    14       33.30        28       51.50       42         69.70   Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
    15       34.60        29       52.80       43         71.00
    16       35.90        30       54.10       44         72.30   International Money Orders (371)
    17       37.20        31       55.40                          NOT Available
    18       38.50        32       56.70
                      Weight Limit: 44 lbs.                       International Reply Coupons (372)                         Fee: $1.75

Economy Mail                                                      Recorded Delivery (360)                                 NOT Available
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                  Registered Mail (330)                                     Fee: $7.25
 Regular                                                          Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $16.50     Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.50     cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals                     Not applicable to M-Bags.
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $11.00
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.00     Restricted Delivery (350)                                 Fee: $3.20
                                                                  Available for Registered Mail with Return Receipt.
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds
                                                                  Endorsements:         A remettre en main propre.

Economy Mail                                                      Return Receipt (340)                                      Fee: $1.50
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)                                 Available for Registered Mail.
 Weight               Weight               Weight
 not over            not over              not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
              3.35
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.90
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                  5.90
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  6.35
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $7.60
                                                          8.05
                                                          8.40
    28        4.45      48        6.70
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              5.00

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  7.15
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
Matter for the Blind (270)
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.




848                                                                                    IMM Issue 24, January 2001
                                                  Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                      Contents         Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                       Solomon Islands

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non        Weight                Weight               Weight
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document     not over             not over              not over
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service      (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)    Rate       (lbs.)    Rate
   0.5
    1
                  65.00
                  75.00      82.00
                                        36
                                        37
                                                   418.00
                                                   426.00
                                                             438.00
                                                             446.00
                                                                          0.5
                                                                            1
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   $17.00
                                                                                    20.50
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $40.20

                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ44.40
                                                                                                                      12
                                                                                                                      13
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             $65.40

                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ69.60
    2             89.00      96.00      38         433.00    453.00         2       24.00         8      48.60        14      73.80
    3
    4
    5
                 101.00
                 112.00
                 124.00
                            109.00
                            120.00
                            134.00
                                        39
                                        40
                                        41
                                                   440.00
                                                   448.00
                                                   455.00
                                                             460.00
                                                             468.00
                                                             475.00
                                                                            3
                                                                            4
                                                                            5
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    28.00
                                                                                    32.00
                                                                                    36.00
                                                                                                  9
                                                                                                 10
                                                                                                 11
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         52.80
                                                                                                         57.00
                                                                                                         61.20
                                                                                                                      15
                                                                                                                      16
                                                                                                                      17
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              78.00
                                                                                                                              82.20
                                                                                                                              86.40
    6            136.00     146.00      42         463.00    483.00           For each additional pound or fraction: Add $4.20
    7
    8
                 148.00
                 160.00
                            158.00
                            170.00
                                        43
                                        44
                                                   470.00
                                                   478.00
                                                             490.00
                                                             498.00
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            Weight Limit: 44 lbs.         ÁÁÁÁ
    9            172.00     182.00      45         485.00    505.00    Insurance (221.3)
   10            180.00     190.00      46         492.00    507.00
   11            191.00     206.00      47         500.00    515.00    Available for EMS Merchandise Shipments only
   12            203.00     218.00      48         507.00    522.00      Insured Amount        Fee      Insured Amount          Fee
   13            215.00     230.00      49         515.00    530.00          not over                       not over
   14            226.00     241.00      50         528.00    543.00
   15            238.00     253.00      51         543.00    558.00            $500         No Fee     For insurance coverage above
   16            249.00     264.00      52         543.00    558.00            $600           $1.00    $1000, add $1.00 for each $100 or
   17            260.00     275.00      53         559.00    574.00            $700           $2.00    fraction thereof, up to a maximum
   18            271.00     286.00      54         559.00    574.00            $800           $3.00    of $5000 per shipment.
   19            282.00     297.00      55         572.00    587.00            $900           $4.00
   20            293.00     308.00      56         572.00    587.00            $1000          $5.00          $5000 max.       $45.00
   21            302.00     317.00      57         584.00    599.00
   22            311.00     326.00      58         584.00    599.00                           Required Customs
   23            318.00     333.00      59         597.00    612.00                           Form/Endorsement
                                                                       Articles Admitted
   24            325.00     340.00      60         597.00    612.00
   25            333.00     348.00      61         612.00    627.00    Correspondence         PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   26            340.00     355.00      62         612.00    627.00    and business           C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   27            347.00     362.00      63         627.00    642.00    papers                 label). Endorse item clearly next to
   28            355.00     370.00      64         627.00    642.00                           mailing label as BUSINESS PAPERS.
   29            362.00     377.00      65         642.00    657.00    Merchandise            PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   30            373.00     388.00      66         642.00    657.00    samples without        C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   31            381.00     396.00      67         657.00    672.00    commercial value       label).
   32            388.00     403.00      68         657.00    672.00    and not subject to
   33            396.00     411.00      69         672.00    687.00    customs duty.
   34            403.00     418.00      70         672.00    687.00    Merchandise and all    PS Form 2976-A, Customs Declaration
   35            411.00     431.00                                     articles subject to    and Dispatch Note CP 72, inside a PS
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.                        customs duty.          Form 2976-E, Customs Declaration
                                                                                              Envelope CP 91.
Insurance (215.5)
                                                                       Size Limits (223.2)
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee       Maximum length: 36 inches
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction      Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,
                                                                       Return Receipt Service (221.4): NOT Available
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction   Note:
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of      Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities of
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.               any kind payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum, gold,
         $700               $4.20                                        and silver (manufactured or not); precious stones; jewelry;
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80
                                                                         and other valuable articles are prohibited in EMS shipments
                                                                         to the Solomon Islands.
Size Limits (217.4)
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/             Reciprocal Service Name: EMS
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)                                 Country Code: SB
Maximum length: 46 inches
Maximum width: 35 inches                                               Areas Served: All
Maximum height: 46 inches
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches
General Conditions for Mailing
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.




IMM Issue 24, January 2001                                                                                                            849
Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                 Contents         Country Index

Somalia                                                                                            International Mail Manual


Country Conditions for Mailing                                     I5                                             Somalia
All mail services, except for Global Express                      Airmail
Guaranteed (GXG), are suspended.                                  Letter-post Rates
Prohibitions (130)                                                 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight       Letter
                                                                   not over    post    not over     post     not over      post
Arms and weapons except under license.
Coins; banknotes; currency; securities of any kind payable to
   bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum, gold, and silver               1
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                    (ozs.)

                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               Rate
                                                                               $0.80
                                                                                        (ozs.)
                                                                                          12
                                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    Rate
                                                                                                    $7.65
                                                                                                              (ozs.)
                                                                                                                44
                                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           Rate
                                                                                                                         $20.75
   (manufactured or not); precious stones; jewelry; and other          2        1.55      16         9.25       48        22.45
                                                                       3        2.30      20        10.85       52        24.20
   valuable articles, unless they are sent in registered mail.
Lottery tickets and advertisements.                                    4ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ    3.05      24   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ 12.45       56  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ  25.95
Firing caps and loaded metal cartridges for small arms and
   artillery fuses.
                                                                       5
                                                                       6
                                                                       7
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                3.80
                                                                                4.55
                                                                                5.30
                                                                                          28
                                                                                          32
                                                                                          36
                                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    14.05
                                                                                                    15.65
                                                                                                    17.35
                                                                                                                60
                                                                                                                64
                                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          27.70
                                                                                                                          29.45
Perishable infectious biological substances.
                                                                       8        6.05      40        19.05
Perishable noninfectious biological substances.
Radioactive materials.
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
Restrictions                                                      Airmail
Cigarettes may only be sent in boxes bearing the official stamp   Parcel Post Rates
   of the Government of Somalia and if each cigarette has the
   word “Somalia” printed on its paper wrapper.                   Service Suspended
Radios and telephones may only be imported by the Somali
   government.
Weapons and weapon parts may only be sent under                   Airmail
   government license.
                                                                  Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
Observations                                                       Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                              $38.50
None.                                                              Each additional pound or fraction of a pound           3.50

Customs Forms Required (123)                                                         Weight Limit: 66 pounds
Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)
                                                                  Global Priority Mail (230)                       NOT Available
Size Limits
Letter-post: See 243.2
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches

Postal/Post Cards (250)                                   $0.70

Aerogrammes (250)              $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted




850                                                                                    IMM Issue 24, January 2001
                                                  Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                       Contents          Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                                      Somalia

Economy Mail                                                          Special Services
Letter-post Rates
                                                                      Certificate of Mailing                            See 313 for fees
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight            Letter
 not over    post    not over     post     not over           post
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)            Rate    COD and Certified                       NOT for International Mail
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75
                                   9.40
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                            $12.00
                                                             12.65
                                                             13.30
                                                                      Insurance (320)
                                                                      Available for Parcel Post only (see 324.2 for required markings)
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                 Insured Amount          Fee      Insured Amount            Fee
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52         ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                   ÁÁÁ               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ                   not over
                                                                             $50               $1.85
                                                                                                             not over
                                                                                                               $300               $4.60
                                                                             $100              $2.60           $400               $5.60
Economy Mail                                                                 $200              $3.60           $440 max.          $6.60
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                      International Business Reply Service (373)
Service Suspended                                                     Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80

                                                                      International Money Orders (371)
Economy Mail                                                          NOT Available
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                      International Reply Coupons (372)                         Fee: $1.75
 Regular
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                                   $16.50     Recorded Delivery (360)                                 NOT Available
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound                1.50
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals
                                                                      Registered Mail (330)                                     Fee: $7.25
                                                                      Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                                   $11.00
                                                                      Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound                1.00
                                                                      cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds                          Not applicable to M-Bags.

Economy Mail                                                          Restricted Delivery (350)                                 Fee: $3.20
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)                                     Available for Registered Mail with Return Receipt.
                                                                      Endorsements:         A remettre en main propre.
 Weight               Weight               Weight                                           Deliver to addressee only.
 not over            not over              not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)           Rate
                                                                      Return Receipt (340)                                      Fee: $1.50
    16
    20
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
              3.35
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
                        36
                        40
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                  5.90
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                              56
                                              60
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                             $7.60
                                                              8.05    Available for Registered Mail and Insured Parcels.
    24
    28
            ÁÁÁ
              3.90
              4.45
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
                        44
                        48
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                  6.35
                                  6.70
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                              64     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                              8.40

    32        5.00      52        7.15
            ÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁ
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
Matter for the Blind (270)
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.

Economy Mail
Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight                 Weight                  Weight
 not over               not over                not over
  (ozs.)     Rate        (ozs.)     Rate         (ozs.)      Rate
     1
     2
     3
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $0.44
              0.55
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              0.71
                           12
                           14
                           16
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                    $1.71
                                     1.93
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                     2.15
                                                   26
                                                   28
                                                   30
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                             $3.19
                                                              3.39
                                                              3.60
     4        0.83         18        2.36          32         3.81
     6
     8
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              1.05
              1.27
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ            20
                           22
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                     2.56
                                     2.77
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ
                                   ÁÁÁ             48
                                                   64
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                     ÁÁÁÁ     5.13
                                                              6.45
    10        1.50         24        2.98
            ÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁ               ÁÁÁÁ
$0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)




IMM Issue 24, January 2001                                                                                                               851
Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                      Contents            Country Index

Somalia                                                                                                 International Mail Manual

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non        Weight                Weight               Weight
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document     not over             not over              not over
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service      (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)    Rate       (lbs.)    Rate
   0.5
    1
                  65.00
                  75.00      82.00
                                        36
                                        37
                                                   418.00
                                                   426.00
                                                             438.00
                                                             446.00
                                                                          0.5
                                                                            1
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   $22.75
                                                                                    25.25
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $45.00
                                                                                                         49.25
                                                                                                                      12
                                                                                                                      13
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             $70.50
                                                                                                                              74.75
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
    2             89.00      96.00      38         433.00    453.00         2       28.25         8      53.50        14      79.00
    3
    4
    5
                 101.00
                 112.00
                 124.00
                            109.00
                            120.00
                            134.00
                                        39
                                        40
                                        41
                                                   440.00
                                                   448.00
                                                   455.00
                                                             460.00
                                                             468.00
                                                             475.00
                                                                            3
                                                                            4
                                                                            5
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    32.50
                                                                                    36.50
                                                                                    40.75
                                                                                                  9
                                                                                                 10
                                                                                                 11
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         57.75
                                                                                                         62.00
                                                                                                         66.25
                                                                                                                      15
                                                                                                                      16
                                                                                                                      17
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              83.25
                                                                                                                              87.50
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              91.75
    6            136.00     146.00      42         463.00    483.00           For each additional pound or fraction: Add $4.25
    7
    8
                 148.00
                 160.00
                            158.00
                            170.00
                                        43
                                        44
                                                   470.00
                                                   478.00
                                                             490.00
                                                             498.00
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            Weight Limit: 44 lbs.           ÁÁÁÁ
    9            172.00     182.00      45         485.00    505.00    Insurance (221.3)
   10            180.00     190.00      46         492.00    507.00
   11            191.00     206.00      47         500.00    515.00    Note: EMS merchandise insurance is not available to this
   12            203.00     218.00      48         507.00    522.00    country. Document reconstruction insurance coverage is
   13            215.00     230.00      49         515.00    530.00    provided, at no additional cost, to a maximum of $500 per
   14            226.00     241.00      50         528.00    543.00    shipment. See 221.33.
   15            238.00     253.00      51         543.00    558.00
   16            249.00     264.00      52         543.00    558.00
   17            260.00     275.00      53         559.00    574.00                            Required Customs
   18            271.00     286.00      54         559.00    574.00    Articles Admitted       Form/Endorsement
   19            282.00     297.00      55         572.00    587.00    Correspondence          PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   20            293.00     308.00      56         572.00    587.00    and business            C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   21            302.00     317.00      57         584.00    599.00    papers.                 label). Endorse item clearly next to
   22            311.00     326.00      58         584.00    599.00                            mailing label as BUSINESS PAPERS.
   23            318.00     333.00      59         597.00    612.00    Merchandise             PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   24            325.00     340.00      60         597.00    612.00    samples without         C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   25            333.00     348.00      61         612.00    627.00    commercial value.       label).
   26            340.00     355.00      62         612.00    627.00
   27            347.00     362.00      63         627.00    642.00
   28            355.00     370.00      64         627.00    642.00
                                                                       Size Limits (223.2)
   29            362.00     377.00      65         642.00    657.00    Maximum length: 36 inches
   30            373.00     388.00      66         642.00    657.00    Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
   31            381.00     396.00      67         657.00    672.00
   32            388.00     403.00      68         657.00    672.00    Return Receipt Service (221.4): NOT Available
   33            396.00     411.00      69         672.00    687.00    Notes:
   34            403.00     418.00      70         672.00    687.00    1. Merchandise and all articles subject to customs duty are
   35            411.00     431.00                                        prohibited in EMS shipments.
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.                        2. Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities
                                                                          of any kind payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum,
Insurance (215.5)                                                         gold, and silver (manufactured or not); precious stones;
                                                                          jewelry; and other valuable articles are prohibited in EMS
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee          shipments to Somalia.
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document
                                                                       Reciprocal Service Name: Express Mail Service (EMS)
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,   Country Code: SO
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of      Areas Served
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.             EMS is available only to the following location:
         $700               $4.20                                        Mogadishu
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80

Size Limits (217.4)
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)
Maximum length: 46 inches
Maximum width: 35 inches
Maximum height: 46 inches
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches
General Conditions for Mailing
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.




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                                                        Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                   Contents           Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                            South Africa


Country Conditions for Mailing                                      H7                                            South Africa
Prohibitions (130)                                                 Airmail
Articles relating to lotteries.                                    Letter-post Rates
Charged butane gas lighters and refills.
Cigarettes exceeding 2 kg per thousand in weight.                   Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight           Letter
Diamonds or precious stones except in registered letter-post        not over    post    not over     post     not over          post
   shipments.
Honey.                                                                  1
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     (ozs.)

                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                Rate
                                                                                $0.80
                                                                                         (ozs.)
                                                                                           12
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     Rate
                                                                                                     $7.65
                                                                                                               (ozs.)
                                                                                                                 44
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                Rate
                                                                                                                              $20.75
Prison made articles.                                                   2        1.55      16         9.25       48            22.45
                                                                        3        2.30      20        10.85       52            24.20
Restrictions                                                            4ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ    3.05      24   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ 12.45       56     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ   25.95
None                                                                    5
                                                                        6
                                                                        7
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 3.80
                                                                                 4.55
                                                                                 5.30
                                                                                           28
                                                                                           32
                                                                                           36
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     14.05
                                                                                                     15.65
                                                                                                     17.35
                                                                                                                 60
                                                                                                                 64
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                               27.70
                                                                                                                               29.45
Observations                                                            8        6.05      40        19.05
1. Import licenses are required for many types of goods.
    Therefore, senders should ascertain from the addressee
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
    before mailing whether the necessary documents are held.
2. Licenses are not required for bona fide gifts not exceeding R   Airmail
    200 (Rand) in value.                                           Parcel Post Rates
3. Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); traveler’s
                                                                    Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight          Parcel
    checks; platinum, gold, and silver (manufactured or not);
                                                                    not over    Post      not over    Post     not over         Post
    precious stones; jewelry; and other valuable articles are        (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)      Rate     (lbs.)          Rate
    admitted only in registered mail.
                                                                        1      $18.00        25     $104.00       49          $188.00
                                                                        2       22.00        26      107.50       50           191.50
Customs Forms Required (123)                                            3       26.00        27       111.00      51           195.00
Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)                        4       30.00        28       114.50      52           198.50
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)                    5       34.00        29       118.00      53           202.00
                                                                        6       37.50        30      121.50       54           205.50
Size Limits                                                             7       41.00        31      125.00       55           209.00
Letter-post: See 243.2                                                  8       44.50        32      128.50       56           212.50
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches                                  9       48.00        33      132.00       57           216.00
                                                                       10       51.50        34      135.50       58           219.50
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
                                                                       11       55.00        35      139.00       59           223.00
                                                                       12       58.50        36      142.50       60           226.50
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                    $0.70       13       62.00        37      146.00       61           230.00
                                                                       14       65.50        38      149.50       62           233.50
Aerogrammes (250)              $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted          15       69.00        39      153.00       63           237.00
                                                                       16       72.50        40      156.50       64           240.50
                                                                       17       76.00        41      160.00       65           244.00
                                                                       18       79.50        42      163.50       66           247.50
                                                                       19       83.00        43      167.00
                                                                       20       86.50        44      170.50
                                                                       21       90.00        45      174.00
                                                                       22       93.50        46      177.50
                                                                       23       97.00        47      181.00
                                                                       24      100.50        48      184.50
                                                                                         Weight Limit: 66 lbs.

                                                                   Airmail
                                                                   Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                    Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                                  $38.50
                                                                    Each additional pound or fraction of a pound               3.50
                                                                                       Weight Limit: 66 pounds

                                                                   Global Priority Mail (230)
                                                                    Flat-Rate Envelope                 Variable Weight Option
                                                                                            Weight                  Weight
                                                                     Small     $5.00        Level        Rate       Level       Rate
                                                                     Large     $9.00        0.5 lb.      $ 8.00     2.5 lbs. $21.00
                                                                                            1.0 lb.       12.00     3.0 lbs.  24.00
                                                                                            1.5 lbs.      14.00     3.5 lbs.  28.00
                                                                                            2.0 lbs.      17.00     4.0 lbs.  31.00
                                                                                        Weight Limit: 4 pounds




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Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                     Contents          Country Index

South Africa                                                                                          International Mail Manual

Economy Mail                                                      Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                 Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter    Weight                 Weight                   Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over       post     not over               not over                 not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)       Rate        (ozs.)      Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75

                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ9.40
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                        $12.00
                                                         12.65
                                                         13.30
                                                                       1
                                                                       2
                                                                       3
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $0.44
                                                                                 0.55
                                                                                 0.71
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             14
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $1.71
                                                                                                         1.93
                                                                                                         2.15
                                                                                                                      26
                                                                                                                      28
                                                                                                                      30
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                $3.19
                                                                                                                                 3.39
                                                                                                                                 3.60
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                4         0.83        18          2.36         32         3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       6
                                                                       8
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 1.05
                                                                                 1.27
                                                                                             20
                                                                                             22
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         2.56
                                                                                                         2.77
                                                                                                                      48
                                                                                                                      64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                 5.13
                                                                                                                                 6.45
                                                                      10         1.50        24          2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                     ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                  at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $21.75        27      $54.75       49        $82.25
     6       23.50        28       56.00       50         83.50   Certificate of Mailing                               See 313 for fees
     7       25.00        29       57.25       51         84.75
     8       26.75        30       58.50       52         86.00   COD and Certified                         NOT for International Mail
     9       29.00        31       59.75       53         87.25
    10       32.00        32       61.00       54         88.50
    11       33.40        33       62.25       55         89.75
                                                                  Insurance (320)
    12       34.80        34       63.50       56         91.00   Available for Parcel Post only (see 324.2 for required markings)
    13       36.20        35       64.75       57         92.25     Insured Amount          Fee        Insured Amount           Fee
    14       37.60        36       66.00       58         93.50         not over                           not over
    15       39.00        37       67.25       59         94.75
                                                                         $50               $1.85            $800                $9.60
    16       40.40        38       68.50       60         96.00          $100              $2.60            $900               $10.60
    17       41.80        39       69.75       61         97.25          $200              $3.60            $1000              $11.60
    18       43.20        40       71.00       62         98.50          $300              $4.60
    19       44.60        41       72.25       63         99.75          $400              $5.60      Add $1.00 for each add’l $100 or
    20       46.00        42       73.50       64        101.00          $500              $6.60      fraction of insurance coverage.
    21       47.25        43       74.75       65        102.25          $600              $7.60
    22       48.50        44       76.00       66        103.50          $700              $8.60            $1760 max.         $19.60
    23       49.75        45       77.25
    24       51.00        46       78.50
    25       52.25        47       79.75                          International Business Reply Service (373)
    26       53.50        48       81.00                          Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
                      Weight Limit: 66 lbs.
                                                                  International Money Orders (371)
Economy Mail                                                      Maximum Amount Available: $700                              Fee: $8.50
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                  International Reply Coupons (372)                           Fee: $1.75
 Regular
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $16.50     Recorded Delivery (360)                                 NOT Available
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.50
                                                                  Registered Mail (330)                                       Fee: $7.25
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals                     Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $11.00     Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.00     cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds                      Not applicable to M-Bags.

Economy Mail                                                      Restricted Delivery (350)                               NOT Available
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)
                                                                  Return Receipt (340)                                        Fee: $1.50
 Weight               Weight               Weight                 Available for Registered Mail and Insured Parcels.
 not over            not over              not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.35
                        36
                        40
                                ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  5.90
                                              56
                                              60
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ    $7.60
                                                          8.05
    24        3.90      44        6.35        64          8.40
    28
    32
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              4.45
              5.00
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
                        48
                        52
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  6.70
                                  7.15
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)

Matter for the Blind (270)
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.




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                                                  Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                       Contents          Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                               South Africa

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non        Weight                Weight               Weight
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document     not over             not over              not over
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service      (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)    Rate       (lbs.)    Rate
   0.5
    1
                  65.00
                  75.00      82.00
                                        36
                                        37
                                                   418.00
                                                   426.00
                                                             438.00
                                                             446.00
                                                                          0.5
                                                                            1
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   $28.50
                                                                                    31.25
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $54.50
                                                                                                         59.25
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      12
                                                                                                                      13
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             $83.00
                                                                                                                              87.75
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
    2             89.00      96.00      38         433.00    453.00         2       35.50         8      64.00        14      92.50
    3
    4
    5
                 101.00
                 112.00
                 124.00
                            109.00
                            120.00
                            134.00
                                        39
                                        40
                                        41
                                                   440.00
                                                   448.00
                                                   455.00
                                                             460.00
                                                             468.00
                                                             475.00
                                                                            3
                                                                            4
                                                                            5
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    40.50
                                                                                    44.75
                                                                                    49.75
                                                                                                  9
                                                                                                 10
                                                                                                 11
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         68.75
                                                                                                         73.50
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         78.25
                                                                                                                      15
                                                                                                                      16
                                                                                                                      17
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              97.25
                                                                                                                             102.00
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             106.75
    6            136.00     146.00      42         463.00    483.00           For each additional pound or fraction: Add $4.75
    7
    8
                 148.00
                 160.00
                            158.00
                            170.00
                                        43
                                        44
                                                   470.00
                                                   478.00
                                                             490.00
                                                             498.00
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            Weight Limit: 44 lbs.           ÁÁÁÁ
    9            172.00     182.00      45         485.00    505.00    Insurance (221.3)
   10            180.00     190.00      46         492.00    507.00
   11            191.00     206.00      47         500.00    515.00    Available for EMS Merchandise Shipments only
   12            203.00     218.00      48         507.00    522.00     Insured Amount          Fee       Insured Amount          Fee
   13            215.00     230.00      49         515.00    530.00         not over                          not over
   14            226.00     241.00      50         528.00    543.00
   15            238.00     253.00      51         543.00    558.00          $500           No Fee       For insurance coverage above
   16            249.00     264.00      52         543.00    558.00          $600             $1.00      $1000, add $1.00 for each $100 or
   17            260.00     275.00      53         559.00    574.00          $700             $2.00      fraction thereof, up to a maximum
   18            271.00     286.00      54         559.00    574.00          $800             $3.00      of $5000 per shipment.
   19            282.00     297.00      55         572.00    587.00          $900             $4.00
   20            293.00     308.00      56         572.00    587.00          $1000            $5.00            $5000 max.       $45.00
   21            302.00     317.00      57         584.00    599.00
   22            311.00     326.00      58         584.00    599.00                                   Required Customs
   23            318.00     333.00      59         597.00    612.00                                   Form/Endorsement
                                                                       Articles Admitted
   24            325.00     340.00      60         597.00    612.00
   25            333.00     348.00      61         612.00    627.00    Business documents,            No form required. Endorse item
   26            340.00     355.00      62         612.00    627.00    business letters, and          clearly next to mailing label as
   27            347.00     362.00      63         627.00    642.00    commercial papers.             BUSINESS PAPERS.
   28            355.00     370.00      64         627.00    642.00    Merchandise samples            PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22
   29            362.00     377.00      65         642.00    657.00    without commercial value,      (Old C 1) and Sender’s
   30            373.00     388.00      66         642.00    657.00    microfilm, microfiche, and     Declaration (green label).
   31            381.00     396.00      67         657.00    672.00    private letters.
   32            388.00     403.00      68         657.00    672.00
   33            396.00     411.00      69         672.00    687.00    Merchandise, advertising       PS Form 2976-A, Customs
                                                                       materials, and all articles    Declaration and Dispatch Note
   34            403.00     418.00      70         672.00    687.00
                                                                       subject to customs duty.       CP 72, inside a PS Form 2976-E,
   35            411.00     431.00                                                                    Customs Declaration Envelope
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.                                                       CP 91. Identify contents
                                                                                                      completely and state whether an
                                                                                                      import license, if required, is
Insurance (215.5)                                                                                     attached.
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee
                                                                       Size Limits (223.2)
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction
                                                                       Maximum length: 36 inches
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,   Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction
                                                                       Return Receipt Service (221.4): Available
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.             Notes:
         $700               $4.20                                      1. Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80        of any kind payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum,
                                                                          gold, and silver (manufactured or not); precious stones;
Size Limits (217.4)                                                       jewelry; and other valuable articles are prohibited in EMS
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/                shipments to South Africa.
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)                                 2. Items will be accepted and delivered to private post office
Maximum length: 46 inches                                                 boxes; however, it is preferred that items be addressed to
                                                                          street addresses.
Maximum width: 35 inches
Maximum height: 46 inches                                              Reciprocal Service Name: Priority Mail
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches                          Country Code: ZA
General Conditions for Mailing                                         Areas Served
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for                      Bloemfontein                     Pretoria
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served              Capetown                         Randsburg (Postal Codes
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and          Durban                             2125 and 2194 within the
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service                   East London                        delivery area for
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.                           Germiston                          Johannesburg)
                                                                         Johannesburg                     Sandton City (Postal Codes
                                                                         Kimberly                           2146 and 2199)
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Spain                                                                                                     International Mail Manual


Country Conditions for Mailing                                        G4                                                       Spain
                                                                                                (Includes Canary Islands)

Prohibitions (130)                                                   Airmail
Arms; ammunition; weapons; parts and components of                   Letter-post Rates
   weapons; and other related equipment.
Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); traveler’s            Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight           Letter
   checks; securities payable to bearer; platinum, gold or silver,    not over    post    not over     post     not over          post
                                                                       (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)           Rate
   manufactured or not; precious stones; jewelry; and other
   valuable articles except in insured parcel post.
Foodstuffs containing saccharine in any amount.
                                                                          1
                                                                          2
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ   $0.80
                                                                                   1.60
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ$7.55
                                                                                                        8.70
                                                                                                                   44
                                                                                                                   48
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ $16.90
                                                                                                                                 18.10
Perishable infectious biological substances.                              3        2.40      20         9.85       52            19.35
Playing cards.
Radioactive materials.
                                                                          4
                                                                          5
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   3.20
                                                                                   4.00
                                                                                             24
                                                                                             28
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                       11.00
                                                                                                       12.15
                                                                                                                   56
                                                                                                                   60
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                 20.60
                                                                                                                                 21.85
Tobacco (admitted only to the Canary Islands, Ceuta and
   Melilla).
                                                                          6
                                                                          7
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ    4.80
                                                                                   5.60
                                                                                             32
                                                                                             36
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                   ÁÁÁÁ13.30
                                                                                                       14.50
                                                                                                                   64      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ  23.10

                                                                          8        6.40      40        15.70
Restrictions
Used clothing must be accompanied by a certificate of
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)       ÁÁÁÁ
  disinfection.                                                      Airmail
                                                                     Parcel Post Rates
Observations
                                                                      Weight      Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight         Parcel
Parcel post service to the Canary Islands extends to the
                                                                      not over     Post      not over    Post     not over        Post
  following offices only:                                              (lbs.)      Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)         Rate
Agaete                     Los Llanos                                     1      $16.50         16      $60.25       31         $105.25
Arrecife                   Moya                                           2       19.00         17       63.25       32          108.25
Arucas                     Puerto Cabras                                  3       21.75         18       66.25       33           111.25
                                                                          4       24.50         19       69.25       34          114.25
Galdar                     Puerto de la Cruz
                                                                          5       27.25         20       72.25       35          117.25
Garachico                  Puerto Luz                                     6       30.25         21       75.25       36          120.25
Granadilla                 Realejo Alto                                   7       33.25         22       78.25       37          123.25
Gran Tarajal               San Andres y Suaces                            8       36.25         23       81.25       38          126.25
Guia                       San Bartolome Tirajana                         9       39.25         24       84.25       39          129.25
                                                                         10       42.25         25       87.25       40          132.25
Guia de Isora              San Mateo                                     11       45.25         26       90.25       41          135.25
Guimar                     San Miguel                                    12       48.25         27       93.25       42          138.25
Haria                      Santa Brigida                                 13       51.25         28       96.25       43          141.25
Hermigua                   Santa Cruz de la Palma                        14       54.25         29       99.25       44          144.25
                                                                         15       57.25         30      102.25
Icod                       Santa Cruz de Tenerife
                                                                                            Weight Limit: 44 lbs.
Ingenio                    San Sebastian de la Gomera
La Antigua                 Tacoronte                                 Airmail
La Cuesta                  Tazacorte
                                                                     Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
La Laguna                  Telde
La Orotava                 Teror                                      Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                                  $27.50
Las Palmas                 Valverde del Hierro                        Each additional pound or fraction of a pound               2.50
                                                                                           Weight Limit: 66 pounds
Customs Forms Required (123)
Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)
                                                                     Global Priority Mail (230)
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)
                                                                      Flat-Rate Envelope                  Variable Weight Option
Size Limits
                                                                                               Weight                 Weight
Letter-post: See 243.2                                                 Small     $5.00         Level        Rate      Level        Rate
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches
                                                                       Large     $9.00         0.5 lb.      $ 8.00    2.5 lbs. $18.00
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
                                                                                               1.0 lb.       10.00    3.0 lbs.  21.00
                                                                                               1.5 lbs.      12.00    3.5 lbs.  23.00
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                      $0.70                             2.0 lbs.      15.00    4.0 lbs.  26.00
Aerogrammes (250)               $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted                             Weight Limit: 4 pounds




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Individual Country Listings                                                                                                    Spain

Economy Mail                                                      Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                 Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter    Weight                 Weight                 Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over       post     not over               not over               not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)      Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $3.80
              4.45
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              5.10
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  $6.90

                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ7.50
                                   8.10
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $9.90
                                                         10.50
                                                         11.10
                                                                       1
                                                                       2
                                                                       3
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $0.44
                                                                                 0.55
                                                                                 0.71
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             14
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                       $1.71
                                                                                                        1.93
                                                                                                        2.15
                                                                                                                    26
                                                                                                                    28
                                                                                                                    30
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              $3.19
                                                                                                                               3.39
                                                                                                                               3.60
    28        5.70      48         8.70                                4         0.83        18         2.36        32         3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.30

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ
                                   9.30          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       6
                                                                       8
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 1.05
                                                                                 1.27
                                                                                             20
                                                                                             22
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        2.56
                                                                                                        2.77
                                                                                                                    48
                                                                                                                    64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                               5.13
                                                                                                                               6.45
                                                                      10         1.50        24         2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                     ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                  at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $18.25        19      $32.30       33        $44.80
     6       19.35        20       33.25       34         45.65   Certificate of Mailing                            See 313 for fees
     7       20.45        21       34.15       35         46.50
     8       21.55        22       35.05       36         47.35   COD and Certified                        NOT for International Mail
     9       22.65        23       35.95       37         48.20
    10       23.75        24       36.85       38         49.05
    11       24.70        25       37.75       39         49.90
                                                                  Insurance (320)
    12       25.65        26       38.65       40         50.75   Available for Parcel Post only (see 324.2 for required markings)
    13       26.60        27       39.55       41         51.60     Insured Amount          Fee        Insured Amount         Fee
    14       27.55        28       40.45       42         52.45         not over                           not over
    15       28.50        29       41.35       43         53.30
                                                                         $50               $1.85           $500               $6.60
    16       29.45        30       42.25       44         54.15          $100              $2.60           $600               $7.60
    17       30.40        31       43.10                                 $200              $3.60           $700               $8.60
    18       31.35        32       43.95                                 $300              $4.60           $800               $9.60
                      Weight Limit: 44 lbs.                              $400              $5.60           $880 max.         $10.60

Economy Mail                                                      International Business Reply Service (373)
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)                       Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
 Regular
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $15.95
                                                                  International Money Orders (371)
                                                                  NOT Available
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.45
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals                     International Reply Coupons (372)                         Fee: $1.75
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                                $9.90
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            0.90     Recorded Delivery (360)                                   Fee: $1.90
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds                      Available for letter-post mail, post/postal cards,
                                                                  aerogrammes, matter for the blind, and M-bags.
Economy Mail                                                      Registered Mail (330)                                     Fee: $7.25
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)                                 Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
 Weight               Weight               Weight                 Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
 not over            not over              not over               cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)       Rate     Not applicable to M-Bags.
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.65
              3.20
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.75
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.10
                                  5.50
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  5.90
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $7.00
                                                          7.40
                                                          7.80
                                                                  Restricted Delivery (350)
                                                                  Available for Registered and Recorded Delivery
                                                                                                                            Fee: $3.20

    28        4.25      48        6.20                            Mail with a Return Receipt.
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              4.75

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  6.60
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ             Endorsements:         A remettre en main propre.
                                                                                        A entragar en propia mano.

Matter for the Blind (270)                                        Return Receipt (340)                                      Fee: $1.50
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.             Available for Registered and Recorded Delivery Mail
                                                                  and Insured Parcels.




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Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non        Weight                Weight               Weight
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document     not over             not over              not over
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service      (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)    Rate       (lbs.)    Rate
   0.5
    1
                 $33.00
                  47.00     $52.00
                                        36
                                        37
                                                  $206.00
                                                   210.00
                                                            $216.00
                                                             220.00
                                                                          0.5
                                                                            1
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   $17.00
                                                                                    19.15
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $34.95

                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ38.05
                                                                                                                      12
                                                                                                                      13
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             $53.55
                                                                                                                              56.65
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
    2             55.00      60.00      38         214.00    224.00         2       21.65         8      41.15        14      59.75
    3
    4
    5
                  62.00
                  68.00
                  75.00
                             67.00
                             73.00
                             80.00
                                        39
                                        40
                                        41
                                                   218.00
                                                   222.00
                                                   226.00
                                                             228.00
                                                             232.00
                                                             236.00
                                                                            3
                                                                            4
                                                                            5
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    24.95
                                                                                    28.15
                                                                                    31.85
                                                                                                  9
                                                                                                 10
                                                                                                 11
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         44.25
                                                                                                         47.35
                                                                                                         50.45
                                                                                                                      15
                                                                                                                      16
                                                                                                                      17
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              62.85
                                                                                                                              65.95
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              69.05
    6             80.00      85.00      42         230.00    240.00           For each additional pound or fraction: Add $3.10
    7
    8
                  86.00
                  91.00
                             91.00
                             96.00
                                        43
                                        44
                                                   234.00
                                                   238.00
                                                             244.00
                                                             248.00
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            Weight Limit: 44 lbs.          ÁÁÁÁ
    9             96.00     101.00      45         242.00    252.00    Insurance (221.3)
   10            102.00     107.00      46         246.00    256.00
   11            105.00     112.00      47         250.00    260.00    Available for EMS Merchandise Shipments only
   12            109.00     116.00      48         254.00    264.00      Insured Amount        Fee       Insured Amount          Fee
   13            113.00     120.00      49         258.00    268.00          not over                        not over
   14            117.00     124.00      50         264.00    274.00
   15            121.00     131.00      51         264.00    276.00            $500         No Fee      For insurance coverage above
   16            125.00     135.00      52         272.00    282.00            $600           $1.00     $1000, add $1.00 for each $100 or
   17            129.00     139.00      53         276.00    286.00            $700           $2.00     fraction thereof, up to a maximum
   18            133.00     143.00      54         280.00    290.00            $800           $3.00     of $5000 per shipment.
   19            137.00     147.00      55         283.00    293.00            $900           $4.00
   20            141.00     151.00      56         288.00    298.00            $1000          $5.00           $5000 max.       $45.00
   21            144.00     154.00      57         291.00    301.00
   22            148.00     158.00      58         296.00    306.00                                    Required Customs
   23            152.00     162.00      59         299.00    309.00                                    Form/Endorsement
                                                                       Articles Admitted
   24            156.00     166.00      60         304.00    314.00
   25            160.00     170.00      61         307.00    317.00    Business correspondence,        No form required. Endorse
   26            164.00     174.00      62         313.00    323.00    commercial papers, and          item clearly next to mailing
   27            168.00     178.00      63         315.00    325.00    documents.                      label as BUSINESS PAPERS.
   28            172.00     182.00      64         321.00    331.00    Merchandise samples             PS Form 2976, Customs - CN
   29            176.00     186.00      65         323.00    333.00    without commercial value,       22 (Old C 1) and Sender’s
   30            182.00     192.00      66         329.00    339.00    microfilm, microfiche, and      Declaration (green label).
   31            186.00     196.00      67         331.00    341.00    private letters.
   32            190.00     200.00      68         337.00    347.00    Merchandise, advertising        PS Form 2976-A, Customs
   33            194.00     204.00      69         339.00    349.00    materials, and all articles     Declaration and Dispatch Note
   34            198.00     208.00      70         345.00    355.00    subject to customs duty.        CP 72, inside a PS Form
   35            202.00     212.00                                                                     2976-E, Customs Declaration
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.                                                        Envelope CP 91.

                                                                       Size Limits (223.2)
Insurance (215.5)
                                                                       Maximum length: 36 inches
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee       Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction      Return Receipt Service (221.4): Available
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,   Note:
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction   Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities of
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of        any kind payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum, gold,
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.               and silver (manufactured or not); precious stones; jewelry;
         $700               $4.20                                        and other valuable articles are prohibited in EMS shipments
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80       to Spain.

Size Limits (217.4)                                                    Reciprocal Service Name: Postal Express
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/             Country Code: ES
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)
Maximum length: 46 inches                                              Areas Served
Maximum width: 35 inches                                               Entire country, including Canary Islands, Balearic Islands, and
Maximum height: 46 inches                                                Andorra.
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches
General Conditions for Mailing
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.




858                                                                                          IMM Issue 24, January 2001
                                                        Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                      Contents         Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                                  Sri Lanka


Country Conditions for Mailing                                          J5                                             Sri Lanka
Prohibitions (130)                                                     Airmail
Coffee products.                                                       Letter-post Rates
Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); traveler’s
   checks; securities payable to bearer; platinum, gold or silver       Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter
   manufactured or not; precious stones; jewelry; and other             not over    post    not over     post     not over       post
   valuable articles unless sent in insured parcel post.
Fish products—tinned or canned.                                             1
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         (ozs.)

                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    Rate
                                                                                    $0.80
                                                                                             (ozs.)
                                                                                               12
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         Rate
                                                                                                         $7.65
                                                                                                                   (ozs.)
                                                                                                                     44
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                 Rate
                                                                                                                               $20.75
Leather goods (handbags, sports goods (volleyballs, footballs,              2        1.55      16         9.25       48         22.45
                                                                            3        2.30      20        10.85       52         24.20
   etc.)).
Most foodstuffs and grains (sugar, flour, fruits, and oils).                4ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ    3.05      24   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ 12.45       56  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ   25.95
Paper and writing products (envelopes, ink, pencils, pens,
   erasers, chalk, etc.).
                                                                            5
                                                                            6
                                                                            7
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                     3.80
                                                                                     4.55
                                                                                     5.30
                                                                                               28
                                                                                               32
                                                                                               36
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         14.05
                                                                                                         15.65
                                                                                                         17.35
                                                                                                                     60
                                                                                                                     64
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                27.70
                                                                                                                                29.45
Radios; tape recording machines and parts thereof.
Textile, apparel, haberdashery, perfume, and cosmetics.                     8        6.05      40        19.05
Tobacco products.                                                            ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                      Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
Restrictions                                                           Airmail
No list furnished.                                                     Parcel Post Rates
Observations                                                            Weight     Parcel    Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
                                                                        not over    Post     not over    Post     not over      Post
1. Imports into Sri Lanka are restricted not by name but by              (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)      Rate     (lbs.)       Rate
    value and quantity. Any person is eligible to receive gifts
    other than sarees, suitings, textile, flowers, and flower plants        1      $14.50       25     $110.60       49       $204.20
    subject to the following provisions:                                    2       18.75       26       114.50      50        208.10
                                                                            3       23.25       27       118.40      51        212.00
    (a) import does not involve any remittance abroad;
                                                                            4       26.75       28      122.30       52        215.90
    (b) goods are imported bona-fide for personal use;
                                                                            5       32.75       29      126.20       53        219.80
    (c) goods are not in a commercial quantity and not for
                                                                            6       36.50       30      130.10       54        223.70
         resale;                                                            7       40.40       31      134.00       55        227.60
    (d) import does not involve any abuse of import                         8       44.30       32      137.90       56        231.50
         regulations.                                                       9       48.20       33      141.80       57        235.40
2. A license, to be obtained by the addressee in advance, is               10       52.10       34      145.70       58        239.30
    required for most goods imported by mail. Therefore,                   11       56.00       35      149.60       59        243.20
    senders should ascertain from the addressee before mailing             12       59.90       36      153.50       60        247.10
    whether the necessary documents are held.                              13       63.80       37      157.40       61        251.00
3. No license/import permit is required for bona fide gift                 14       67.70       38      161.30       62        254.90
    shipments (excluding saris, clothing or textiles) provided that        15       71.60       39      165.20       63        258.80
    the value of the shipment including postage and fees, does             16       75.50       40      169.10       64        262.70
    not exceed R 250 (rupees).                                             17       79.40       41      173.00       65        266.60
                                                                           18       83.30       42      176.90       66        270.50
Customs Forms Required (123)                                               19       87.20       43      180.80
Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)                           20       91.10       44      184.70
                                                                           21       95.00       45      188.60
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)
                                                                           22       98.90       46      192.50
                                                                           23      102.80       47      196.40
Size Limits                                                                24      106.70       48      200.30
Letter-post: See 243.2                                                                      Weight Limit: 66 lbs.
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches              Airmail
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                       $0.70
                                                                       Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                        Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                              $38.50
Aerogrammes (250)                $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted
                                                                        Each additional pound or fraction of a pound           3.50
                                                                                          Weight Limit: 66 pounds



                                                                       Global Priority Mail (230)                       NOT Available




IMM Issue 24, January 2001                                                                                                            859
Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                      Contents       Country Index

Sri Lanka                                                                                              International Mail Manual

Economy Mail                                                      Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                 Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter    Weight                  Weight                Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over       post     not over                not over              not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate      (ozs.)      Rate        (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75

                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ9.40
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                        $12.00
                                                         12.65
                                                         13.30
                                                                       1
                                                                       2
                                                                       3
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $0.44
                                                                                 0.55
                                                                                 0.71
                                                                                              12
                                                                                              14
                                                                                              16
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $1.71
                                                                                                         1.93
                                                                                                         2.15
                                                                                                                    26
                                                                                                                    28
                                                                                                                    30
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                               $3.19
                                                                                                                                3.39
                                                                                                                                3.60
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                4         0.83         18         2.36       32          3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       6
                                                                       8
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 1.05
                                                                                 1.27
                                                                                              20
                                                                                              22
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         2.56
                                                                                                         2.77
                                                                                                                    48
                                                                                                                    64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                5.13
                                                                                                                                6.45
                                                                      10         1.50         24         2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                     ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                  at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                    Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $21.50        27      $50.20       49        $78.80
     6       22.80        28       51.50       50         80.10   Certificate of Mailing                             See 313 for fees
     7       24.10        29       52.80       51         81.40
     8       25.40        30       54.10       52         82.70   COD and Certified                         NOT for International Mail
     9       26.70        31       55.40       53         84.00
    10       28.10        32       56.70       54         85.30
    11       29.40        33       58.00       55         86.60
                                                                  Insurance (320)
    12       30.70        34       59.30       56         87.90   Available for Parcel Post only (see 324.2 for required markings)
    13       32.00        35       60.60       57         89.20     Insured Amount          Fee
    14       33.30        36       61.90       58         90.50         not over
    15       34.60        37       63.20       59         91.80
    16       35.90        38       64.50       60         93.10          $35 max.          $1.85
    17       37.20        39       65.80       61         94.40
    18       38.50        40       67.10       62         95.70
    19       39.80        41       68.40       63         97.00   International Business Reply Service (373)
    20       41.10        42       69.70       64         98.30   Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
    21       42.40        43       71.00       65         99.60
    22       43.70        44       72.30       66        100.90   International Money Orders (371)
    23       45.00        45       73.60
    24       46.30        46       74.90
                                                                  Maximum Amount Available: $700                            Fee: $8.50
    25       47.60        47       76.20
    26       48.90        48       77.50                          International Reply Coupons (372)                         Fee: $1.75
                      Weight Limit: 66 lbs.
                                                                  Recorded Delivery (360)                                 NOT Available
Economy Mail                                                      Registered Mail (330)                                     Fee: $7.25
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)                       Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
 Regular                                                          Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $16.50     cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.50     Not applicable to M-Bags.
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals                     Restricted Delivery (350)                                 Fee: $3.20
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $11.00     Available for Registered Mail with Return Receipt.
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.00     Endorsements:         A remettre en main propre.
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds                                            Acknowledgment of Receipt.

Economy Mail                                                      Return Receipt (340)                                      Fee: $1.50
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)                                 Available for Registered Mail and Insured Parcels.

 Weight               Weight               Weight
 not over            not over              not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.35
                        36
                        40
                                ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  5.90
                                              56
                                              60
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ    $7.60
                                                          8.05
    24        3.90      44        6.35        64          8.40
    28
    32
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              4.45
              5.00
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
                        48
                        52
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  6.70
                                  7.15
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)

Matter for the Blind (270)
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.




860                                                                                    IMM Issue 24, January 2001
                                                  Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                      Contents         Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                                 Sri Lanka

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non        Weight                Weight               Weight
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document     not over             not over              not over
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service      (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)    Rate       (lbs.)    Rate
   0.5
    1
                 $34.00
                  46.00     $55.00
                                        36
                                        37
                                                  $246.00
                                                   251.00
                                                            $248.00
                                                             253.00
                                                                          0.5
                                                                            1
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   $17.00
                                                                                    20.50
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $40.20

                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ44.40
                                                                                                                      12
                                                                                                                      13
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             $65.40

                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ69.60
    2             52.00      58.00      38         256.00    258.00         2       24.00         8      48.60        14      73.80
    3
    4
    5
                  60.00
                  68.00
                  75.00
                             63.00
                             70.00
                             77.00
                                        39
                                        40
                                        41
                                                   261.00
                                                   266.00
                                                   271.00
                                                             263.00
                                                             268.00
                                                             273.00
                                                                            3
                                                                            4
                                                                            5
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    28.00
                                                                                    32.00
                                                                                    36.00
                                                                                                  9
                                                                                                 10
                                                                                                 11
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         52.80
                                                                                                         57.00
                                                                                                         61.20
                                                                                                                      15
                                                                                                                      16
                                                                                                                      17
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              78.00
                                                                                                                              82.20
                                                                                                                              86.40
    6             82.00      84.00      42         276.00    278.00           For each additional pound or fraction: Add $4.20
    7
    8
                  89.00
                  96.00
                             91.00
                             98.00
                                        43
                                        44
                                                   281.00
                                                   286.00
                                                             283.00
                                                             288.00
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            Weight Limit: 44 lbs.         ÁÁÁÁ
    9            103.00     105.00      45         291.00    293.00    Insurance (221.3)
   10            110.00     112.00      46         296.00    298.00
   11            116.00     118.00      47         301.00    303.00    Available for EMS Merchandise Shipments only
   12            122.00     123.00      48         306.00    308.00      Insured Amount        Fee      Insured Amount          Fee
   13            127.00     129.00      49         311.00    313.00          not over                       not over
   14            132.00     134.00      50         316.00    318.00
   15            137.00     139.00      51         321.00    323.00            $500         No Fee     For insurance coverage above
   16            142.00     144.00      52         326.00    328.00            $600           $1.00    $1000, add $1.00 for each $100 or
   17            147.00     149.00      53         331.00    333.00            $700           $2.00    fraction thereof, up to a maximum
   18            153.00     155.00      54         336.00    338.00            $800           $3.00    of $5000 per shipment.
   19            159.00     161.00      55         341.00    343.00            $900           $4.00
   20            165.00     167.00      56         346.00    348.00            $1000          $5.00          $5000 max.       $45.00
   21            171.00     173.00      57         351.00    353.00
   22            176.00     178.00      58         356.00    358.00                           Required Customs
   23            181.00     183.00      59         361.00    363.00                           Form/Endorsement
                                                                       Articles Admitted
   24            186.00     188.00      60         366.00    368.00
   25            191.00     193.00      61         371.00    373.00    Correspondence         PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   26            196.00     198.00      62         376.00    378.00    and business           C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   27            201.00     203.00      63         381.00    383.00    papers.                label). Endorse item clearly next to
   28            206.00     208.00      64         386.00    388.00                           mailing label as BUSINESS PAPERS.
   29            211.00     213.00      65         391.00    393.00    Merchandise            PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   30            216.00     218.00      66         396.00    398.00    samples without        C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   31            221.00     223.00      67         401.00    403.00    commercial value.      label).
   32            226.00     228.00      68         406.00    408.00    Merchandise and all    PS Form 2976-A, Customs Declaration
   33            231.00     233.00      69         411.00    413.00    articles subject to    and Dispatch Note CP 72, inside a PS
   34            236.00     238.00      70         416.00    418.00    customs duty.          Form 2976-E, Customs Declaration
   35            241.00     243.00                                                            Envelope CP 91.
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.
                                                                       Size Limits (223.2)
Insurance (215.5)                                                      Maximum length: 36 inches
                                                                       Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction
                                                                       Return Receipt Service (221.4): NOT Available
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document        Note:
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,   Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities of
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction     any kind payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum, gold,
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of        and silver (manufactured or not); precious stones; jewelry;
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.
                                                                         and other valuable articles are prohibited in EMS shipments
         $700               $4.20
                                                                         to Sri Lanka.
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80
                                                                       Reciprocal Service Name: EMS
Size Limits (217.4)
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/             Country Code: LK
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)                                 Areas Served: All
Maximum length: 46 inches
Maximum width: 35 inches
Maximum height: 46 inches
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches
General Conditions for Mailing
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.




IMM Issue 24, January 2001                                                                                                            861
Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                   Contents         Country Index

Sudan                                                                                                International Mail Manual


Country Conditions for Mailing                                       I5                                                   Sudan
Prohibitions (130)                                                  Airmail
Arms and their spare parts.                                         Letter-post Rates
Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); traveler’s
  checks; securities payable to bearer; platinum, gold or silver,    Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight       Letter
  manufactured or not; precious stones; jewelry; and other           not over    post    not over     post     not over      post
  valuable articles.
Perishable infectious biological substances.                             1
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                      (ozs.)

                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 Rate
                                                                                 $0.80
                                                                                          (ozs.)
                                                                                            12
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      Rate
                                                                                                      $7.65
                                                                                                                (ozs.)
                                                                                                                  44
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             Rate
                                                                                                                           $20.75
Perishable noninfectious biological substances.                          2        1.55      16         9.25       48        22.45
                                                                         3        2.30      20        10.85       52        24.20
Radioactive materials.
Seditious literature.                                                    4ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ    3.05      24   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ 12.45       56  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ  25.95
Unginned cotton.                                                         5
                                                                         6
                                                                         7
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                  3.80
                                                                                  4.55
                                                                                  5.30
                                                                                            28
                                                                                            32
                                                                                            36
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      14.05
                                                                                                      15.65
                                                                                                      17.35
                                                                                                                  60
                                                                                                                  64
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            27.70
                                                                                                                            29.45
Restrictions                                                             8        6.05      40        19.05
Banknotes greater than 2 Sudanese pounds in value are
  admitted ONLY in registered letter-post shipments.
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
Observations                                                        Airmail
Used clothing must be accompanied by a health certificate           Parcel Post Rates
  issued by the official health authorities.
                                                                     Weight     Parcel    Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
                                                                     not over    Post     not over    Post     not over      Post
Customs Forms Required (123)                                          (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)      Rate     (lbs.)       Rate
Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)                         1      $18.00       16      $72.50       31       $125.00
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)                     2       22.00       17        76.00      32        128.50
                                                                         3       26.00       18        79.50      33        132.00
Size Limits                                                              4       30.00       19        83.00      34        135.50
Letter-post: See 243.2                                                   5       34.00       20        86.50      35        139.00
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches                                   6       37.50       21        90.00      36        142.50
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches                7       41.00       22        93.50      37        146.00
                                                                         8       44.50       23        97.00      38        149.50
                                                                         9       48.00       24      100.50       39        153.00
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                     $0.70       10       51.50       25      104.00       40        156.50
                                                                        11       55.00       26      107.50       41        160.00
Aerogrammes (250)              $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted           12       58.50       27       111.00      42        163.50
                                                                        13       62.00       28       114.50      43        167.00
                                                                        14       65.50       29       118.00      44        170.50
                                                                        15       69.00       30      121.50
                                                                                         Weight Limit: 44 lbs.

                                                                    Airmail
                                                                    Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                     Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                              $38.50
                                                                     Each additional pound or fraction of a pound           3.50
                                                                                       Weight Limit: 66 pounds



                                                                    Global Priority Mail (230)                       NOT Available




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                                                   Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                     Contents        Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                                    Sudan

Economy Mail                                                      Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                 Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter    Weight                 Weight                 Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over       post     not over               not over               not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75

                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ9.40
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                        $12.00
                                                         12.65
                                                         13.30
                                                                       1
                                                                       2
                                                                       3
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $0.44
                                                                                 0.55
                                                                                 0.71
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             14
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                       $1.71
                                                                                                        1.93
                                                                                                        2.15
                                                                                                                    26
                                                                                                                    28
                                                                                                                    30
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                               $3.19
                                                                                                                                3.39
                                                                                                                                3.60
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                4         0.83        18         2.36        32          3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       6
                                                                       8
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 1.05
                                                                                 1.27
                                                                                             20
                                                                                             22
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        2.56
                                                                                                        2.77
                                                                                                                    48
                                                                                                                    64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                5.13
                                                                                                                                6.45
                                                                      10         1.50        24         2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                  at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $26.25        19      $56.20       33        $82.50
     6       28.75        20       58.25       34         84.25   Certificate of Mailing                            See 313 for fees
     7       31.00        21       60.15       35         86.00
     8       33.25        22       62.05       36         87.75   COD and Certified                        NOT for International Mail
     9       35.50        23       63.95       37         89.50
    10       37.75        24       65.85       38         91.25
    11       39.80        25       67.75       39         93.00
                                                                  Insurance (320)                                         NOT Available
    12       41.85        26       69.65       40         94.75
    13       43.90        27       71.55       41         96.50   International Business Reply Service (373)
    14       45.95        28       73.45       42         98.25   Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
    15       48.00        29       75.35       43        100.00
    16       50.05        30       77.25       44        101.75   International Money Orders (371)
    17       52.10        31       79.00                          NOT Available
    18       54.15        32       80.75
                      Weight Limit: 44 lbs.                       International Reply Coupons (372)                         Fee: $1.75

Economy Mail                                                      Recorded Delivery (360)                                 NOT Available
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                  Registered Mail (330)                                     Fee: $7.25
 Regular                                                          Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $16.50     Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.50     cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals                     Not applicable to M-Bags.
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $11.00
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.00     Restricted Delivery (350)                                 Fee: $3.20
                                                                  Available for Registered Mail with Return Receipt.
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds
                                                                  Endorsements:         A remettre en main propre.

Economy Mail                                                      Return Receipt (340)                                      Fee: $1.50
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)                                 Available for Registered Mail.
 Weight               Weight               Weight
 not over            not over              not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
              3.35
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.90
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                  5.90
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  6.35
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $7.60
                                                          8.05
                                                          8.40
    28        4.45      48        6.70
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              5.00

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  7.15
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
Matter for the Blind (270)
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.




IMM Issue 24, January 2001                                                                                                         863
Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                             Contents         Country Index

Sudan                                                                          International Mail Manual

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)          Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
Not Available                                   Weight                Weight               Weight
                                                not over             not over              not over
                                                 (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)    Rate       (lbs.)    Rate
                                                  0.5
                                                    1
                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                           $22.75
                                                            25.25
                                                                          6
                                                                          7
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $45.00
                                                                                 49.25
                                                                                              12
                                                                                              13
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     $70.50
                                                                                                      74.75
                                                    2       28.25         8      53.50        14      79.00
                                                    3
                                                    4
                                                    5
                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                            32.50
                                                            36.50
                                                            40.75
                                                                          9
                                                                         10
                                                                         11
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                           ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 57.75
                                                                                 62.00
                                                                                 66.25
                                                                                              15
                                                                                              16
                                                                                              17
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      83.25
                                                                                                      87.50
                                                                                                      91.75
                                                      For each additional pound or fraction: Add $4.25
                                                      ÁÁÁÁ                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                    Weight Limit: 44 lbs.       ÁÁÁÁ
                                               Insurance (221.3)
                                               Note: EMS merchandise insurance is not available to this
                                               country. Document reconstruction insurance coverage is
                                               provided, at no additional cost, to a maximum of $500 per
                                               shipment. See 221.33.

                                                                         Required Customs
                                                Articles Admitted        Form/Endorsement
                                                Correspondence,          PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22
                                                business papers,         (Old C 1) and Sender’s Declaration
                                                computer data, and       (green label). Endorse item clearly
                                                advertising material.    next to mailing label as BUSINESS
                                                                         PAPERS.
                                                Merchandise samples      PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22
                                                without commercial       (Old C 1) and Sender’s Declaration
                                                value and not subject    (green label).
                                                to customs duty.

                                               Size Limits (223.2)
                                               Maximum length: 36 inches
                                               Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
                                               Return Receipt Service (221.4): NOT Available
                                               Notes:
                                               1. Merchandise and all articles subject to customs duty are
                                                  prohibited in EMS shipments.
                                               2. Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities
                                                  of any kind payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum,
                                                  gold, and silver (manufactured or not); precious stones;
                                                  jewelry; and other valuable articles are prohibited in EMS
                                                  shipments to Sudan.
                                               Reciprocal Service Name: EMS
                                               Country Code: SD
                                               Areas Served
                                                  Al-Obeid
                                                  Dongola
                                                  Khartoum
                                                  Kosti
                                                  Port Sudan
                                                  Wad Medani




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                                  Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                  Contents         Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                              Suriname


Country Conditions for Mailing                                      E5                                             Suriname
Prohibitions (130)                                                 Airmail
Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); traveler’s         Letter-post Rates
  checks; platinum, gold, or silver (manufactured or not);
  precious stones; jewelry; and other valuable articles, unless     Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight       Letter
  sent in insured parcel post.                                      not over    post    not over     post     not over      post
Radioactive materials.
                                                                        1
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                     (ozs.)

                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                Rate
                                                                                $0.80
                                                                                         (ozs.)
                                                                                           12
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     Rate
                                                                                                     $7.65
                                                                                                               (ozs.)
                                                                                                                 44
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                            Rate
                                                                                                                          $20.75
Restrictions                                                            2        1.55      16         9.25       48        22.45
                                                                        3        2.30      20        10.85       52        24.20
No list furnished.
                                                                        4ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ    3.05      24   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ 12.45       56  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ  25.95
Observations
None
                                                                        5
                                                                        6
                                                                        7
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 3.80
                                                                                 4.55
                                                                                 5.30
                                                                                           28
                                                                                           32
                                                                                           36
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     14.05
                                                                                                     15.65
                                                                                                     17.35
                                                                                                                 60
                                                                                                                 64
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                           27.70
                                                                                                                           29.45

                                                                        8        6.05      40        19.05
Customs Forms Required (123)
Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)               Airmail
                                                                   Parcel Post Rates
Size Limits
Letter-post: See 243.2                                              Weight     Parcel    Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches                              not over    Post     not over    Post     not over      Post
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches            (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate
                                                                        1      $14.00       16      $48.75       31        $86.25
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                    $0.70        2       15.50       17        51.25      32         88.75
                                                                        3       17.25       18        53.75      33         91.25
Aerogrammes (250)              $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted           4       19.25       19        56.25      34         93.75
                                                                        5       21.25       20        58.75      35         96.25
                                                                        6       23.75       21        61.25      36         98.75
                                                                        7       26.25       22        63.75      37        101.25
                                                                        8       28.75       23        66.25      38        103.75
                                                                        9       31.25       24        68.75      39        106.25
                                                                       10       33.75       25        71.25      40        108.75
                                                                       11       36.25       26        73.75      41        111.25
                                                                       12       38.75       27        76.25      42        113.75
                                                                       13       41.25       28        78.75      43        116.25
                                                                       14       43.75       29        81.25      44        118.75
                                                                       15       46.25       30        83.75
                                                                                        Weight Limit: 44 lbs.

                                                                   Airmail
                                                                   Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                    Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                              $38.50
                                                                    Each additional pound or fraction of a pound           3.50
                                                                                      Weight Limit: 66 pounds



                                                                   Global Priority Mail (230)                       NOT Available




IMM Issue 24, January 2001                                                                                                        865
Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                     Contents        Country Index

Suriname                                                                                              International Mail Manual

Economy Mail                                                      Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                 Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter    Weight                 Weight                 Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over       post     not over               not over               not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75

                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ9.40
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                        $12.00
                                                         12.65
                                                         13.30
                                                                       1
                                                                       2
                                                                       3
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $0.44
                                                                                 0.55
                                                                                 0.71
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             14
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                       $1.71
                                                                                                        1.93
                                                                                                        2.15
                                                                                                                    26
                                                                                                                    28
                                                                                                                    30
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                               $3.19
                                                                                                                                3.39
                                                                                                                                3.60
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                4         0.83        18         2.36        32          3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       6
                                                                       8
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 1.05
                                                                                 1.27
                                                                                             20
                                                                                             22
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        2.56
                                                                                                        2.77
                                                                                                                    48
                                                                                                                    64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                5.13
                                                                                                                                6.45
                                                                      10         1.50        24         2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                     ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                  at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $20.25        19      $43.75       33        $64.10
     6       22.00        20       45.40       34         65.50   Certificate of Mailing                            See 313 for fees
     7       23.75        21       46.85       35         66.90
     8       25.50        22       48.30       36         68.30   COD and Certified                        NOT for International Mail
     9       27.25        23       49.75       37         69.70
    10       28.90        24       51.20       38         71.10
    11       30.55        25       52.65       39         72.50
                                                                  Insurance (320)
    12       32.20        26       54.10       40         73.90   Available for Parcel Post only (see 324.2 for required markings)
    13       33.85        27       55.55       41         75.30     Insured Amount          Fee        Insured Amount          Fee
    14       35.50        28       57.00       42         76.70         not over                           not over
    15       37.15        29       58.45       43         78.10
                                                                         $50               $1.85           $400               $5.60
    16       38.80        30       59.90       44         79.50          $100              $2.60           $500               $6.60
    17       40.45        31       61.30                                 $200              $3.60           $535 max.          $7.60
    18       42.10        32       62.70                                 $300              $4.60
                      Weight Limit: 44 lbs.
                                                                  International Business Reply Service (373)
Economy Mail                                                      Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
 Regular                                                          International Money Orders (371)
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $16.50     Maximum Amount Available: $700                            Fee: $8.50
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.50
                                                                  International Reply Coupons (372)                         Fee: $1.75
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $11.00     Recorded Delivery (360)                                 NOT Available
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.00
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds
                                                                  Registered Mail (330)                                     Fee: $7.25
                                                                  Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
                                                                  Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
Economy Mail                                                      cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)                                 Not applicable to M-Bags.
 Weight               Weight               Weight
 not over            not over              not over               Restricted Delivery (350)                                 Fee: $3.20
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)       Rate     Available for Registered Mail with Return Receipt.
                                                                  Endorsements:         A remettre en main propre.
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
              3.35
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.90
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                  5.90
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  6.35
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $7.60
                                                          8.05
                                                          8.40    Return Receipt (340)                                      Fee: $1.50
    28        4.45      48        6.70                            Available for Registered Mail and Insured Parcels.
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              5.00

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  7.15
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
Matter for the Blind (270)
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.




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                                                  Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                             Contents    Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                 Suriname

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non       Not Available
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service
   0.5           $45.00                 36        $376.00   $391.00
    1             52.00     $59.00      37         384.00    399.00
    2             65.00      72.00      38         391.00    406.00
    3             79.00      86.00      39         398.00    413.00
    4             93.00     100.00      40         404.00    419.00
    5            106.00     113.00      41         411.00    426.00
    6            119.00     126.00      42         418.00    433.00
    7            131.00     138.00      43         425.00    440.00
    8            143.00     150.00      44         432.00    447.00
    9            156.00     163.00      45         439.00    454.00
   10            165.00     177.00      46         446.00    461.00
   11            175.00     187.00      47         452.00    467.00
   12            185.00     197.00      48         459.00    474.00
   13            195.00     207.00      49         466.00    481.00
   14            205.00     217.00      50         478.00    493.00
   15            214.00     229.00      51         485.00    498.00
   16            223.00     238.00      52         492.00    505.00
   17            231.00     246.00      53         499.00    512.00
   18            238.00     253.00      54         506.00    519.00
   19            246.00     261.00      55         513.00    526.00
   20            253.00     268.00      56         520.00    533.00
   21            260.00     275.00      57         527.00    540.00
   22            268.00     283.00      58         533.00    546.00
   23            275.00     290.00      59         540.00    553.00
   24            283.00     298.00      60         547.00    560.00
   25            290.00     305.00      61         554.00    567.00
   26            298.00     313.00      62         560.00    573.00
   27            305.00     320.00      63         568.00    581.00
   28            313.00     328.00      64         571.00    584.00
   29            320.00     335.00      65         582.00    595.00
   30            331.00     346.00      66         582.00    595.00
   31            338.00     353.00      67         593.00    606.00
   32            346.00     361.00      68         595.00    608.00
   33            353.00     368.00      69         604.00    617.00
   34            361.00     376.00      70         604.00    617.00
   35            369.00     384.00
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.

Insurance (215.5)
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.
         $700               $4.20
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80

Size Limits (217.4)
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)
Maximum length: 46 inches
Maximum width: 35 inches
Maximum height: 46 inches
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches
General Conditions for Mailing
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.




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Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                   Contents          Country Index

Swaziland                                                                                            International Mail Manual


Country Conditions for Mailing                                       I6                                             Swaziland
Prohibitions (130)                                                  Airmail
Arms; ammunition, and fuses for firearms.                           Letter-post Rates
Butane gas cigarette lighters.
Cigarettes exceeding 2 kg per thousand pieces.                       Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter
Coins, banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities of        not over    post    not over     post     not over       post
   any kind payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum, gold,
   and silver (manufactured or not); precious stones; jewelry;           1
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                      (ozs.)

                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 Rate
                                                                                 $0.80
                                                                                          (ozs.)
                                                                                            12
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      Rate
                                                                                                      $7.65
                                                                                                                (ozs.)
                                                                                                                  44
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              Rate
                                                                                                                            $20.75
   and other valuable articles.                                          2        1.55      16         9.25       48         22.45
                                                                         3        2.30      20        10.85       52         24.20
Diamonds or gems (mounted or not), metallic currency, and
   gold in powder or in nuggets.                                         4ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ    3.05      24   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ 12.45       56   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ  25.95
Honey and preparations of honey including “royal jelly,”
   preserves sweetened with honey, and flypaper.
                                                                         5
                                                                         6
                                                                         7
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                  3.80
                                                                                  4.55
                                                                                  5.30
                                                                                            28
                                                                                            32
                                                                                            36
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                      14.05
                                                                                                      15.65
                                                                                                      17.35
                                                                                                                  60
                                                                                                                  64
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             27.70
                                                                                                                             29.45
Perishable infectious biological substances.
Prison-made goods.                                                       8        6.05      40        19.05
Radioactive materials.                                                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ                   ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                       ÁÁÁÁ
Restrictions                                                        Airmail
No list furnished.                                                  Parcel Post Rates
Observations                                                         Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
                                                                     not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
None                                                                  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate
                                                                         1      $16.00        16      $59.50       31       $104.50
Customs Forms Required (123)                                             2       18.50        17       62.50       32        107.50
Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)                         3       21.50        18       65.50       33        110.50
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)                     4       24.00        19       68.50       34        113.50
                                                                         5       26.50        20       71.50       35        116.50
Size Limits                                                              6       29.50        21       74.50       36        119.50
Letter-post: See 243.2                                                   7       32.50        22       77.50       37        122.50
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 42 inches                                   8       35.50        23       80.50       38        125.50
                                                                         9       38.50        24       83.50       39        128.50
             Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
                                                                        10       41.50        25       86.50       40        131.50
                                                                        11       44.50        26       89.50       41        134.50
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                    $0.70        12       47.50        27       92.50       42        137.50
                                                                        13       50.50        28       95.50       43        140.50
Aerogrammes (250)              $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted           14       53.50        29       98.50       44        143.50
                                                                        15       56.50        30      101.50
                                                                                          Weight Limit: 44 lbs.

                                                                    Airmail
                                                                    Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                     Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $38.50
                                                                     Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            3.50
                                                                                         Weight Limit: 66 pounds



                                                                    Global Priority Mail (230)                        NOT Available




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                                                   Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                     Contents          Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                                Swaziland

Economy Mail                                                      Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                 Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter    Weight                 Weight                 Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over       post     not over               not over               not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $4.95
              5.70
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.50
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  $8.75

                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ9.40
                                  10.05
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                        $12.00
                                                         12.65
                                                         13.30
                                                                       1
                                                                       2
                                                                       3
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $0.44
                                                                                 0.55
                                                                                 0.71
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             14
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                       $1.71
                                                                                                        1.93
                                                                                                        2.15
                                                                                                                    26
                                                                                                                    28
                                                                                                                    30
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                               $3.19
                                                                                                                                3.39
                                                                                                                                3.60
    28        7.30      48        10.70                                4         0.83        18         2.36        32          3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              8.10

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  11.35
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       6
                                                                       8
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 1.05
                                                                                 1.27
                                                                                             20
                                                                                             22
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        2.56
                                                                                                        2.77
                                                                                                                    48
                                                                                                                    64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                5.13
                                                                                                                                6.45
                                                                      10         1.50        24         2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                     ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                  at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $21.75        19      $44.60       33        $62.25
     6       23.50        20       46.00       34         63.50   Certificate of Mailing                            See 313 for fees
     7       25.00        21       47.25       35         64.75
     8       26.75        22       48.50       36         66.00   COD and Certified                        NOT for International Mail
     9       29.00        23       49.75       37         67.25
    10       32.00        24       51.00       38         68.50
    11       33.40        25       52.25       39         69.75
                                                                  Insurance (320)
    12       34.80        26       53.50       40         71.00   Available for Parcel Post only (see 324.2 for required markings)
    13       36.20        27       54.75       41         72.25     Insured Amount          Fee        Insured Amount          Fee
    14       37.60        28       56.00       42         73.50         not over                           not over
    15       39.00        29       57.25       43         74.75
                                                                         $50               $1.85           $400               $5.60
    16       40.40        30       58.50       44         76.00          $100              $2.60           $500               $6.60
    17       41.80        31       59.75                                 $200              $3.60           $560 max.          $7.60
    18       43.20        32       61.00                                 $300              $4.60
                      Weight Limit: 44 lbs.
                                                                  International Business Reply Service (373)
Economy Mail                                                      Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
 Regular                                                          International Money Orders (371)
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $16.50     Maximum Amount Available: $700                            Fee: $8.50
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.50
                                                                  International Reply Coupons (372)                         Fee: $1.75
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $11.00     Recorded Delivery (360)                                   Fee: $1.90
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.00     Available for letter-post mail, post/postal cards,
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds                      aerogrammes, matter for the blind, and M-bags.

                                                                  Registered Mail (330)                                     Fee: $7.25
Economy Mail                                                      Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)                                 Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
 Weight               Weight               Weight                 cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
 not over            not over              not over               Not applicable to M-Bags.
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
                                                                  Restricted Delivery (350)                               NOT Available
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.80
              3.35
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.90
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.45
                                  5.90
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  6.35
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $7.60
                                                          8.05
                                                          8.40    Return Receipt (340)                                      Fee: $1.50
    28        4.45      48        6.70                            Available for Registered and Recorded Delivery Mail
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              5.00

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  7.15
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ             and Insured Parcels.


Matter for the Blind (270)
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.




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                                                                                                      Contents         Country Index

Swaziland                                                                                              International Mail Manual

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non        Weight                Weight               Weight
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document     not over             not over              not over
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service      (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)    Rate       (lbs.)    Rate
   0.5
    1
                  65.00
                  75.00      82.00
                                        36
                                        37
                                                   418.00
                                                   426.00
                                                             438.00
                                                             446.00
                                                                          0.5
                                                                            1
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   $28.50
                                                                                    31.25
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  7
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $54.50

                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ59.25
                                                                                                                      12
                                                                                                                      13
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             $83.00

                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ87.75
    2             89.00      96.00      38         433.00    453.00         2       35.50         8      64.00        14      92.50
    3
    4
    5
                 101.00
                 112.00
                 124.00
                            109.00
                            120.00
                            134.00
                                        39
                                        40
                                        41
                                                   440.00
                                                   448.00
                                                   455.00
                                                             460.00
                                                             468.00
                                                             475.00
                                                                            3
                                                                            4
                                                                            5
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                    40.50
                                                                                    44.75
                                                                                    49.75
                                                                                                  9
                                                                                                 10
                                                                                                 11
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                     ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         68.75
                                                                                                         73.50
                                                                                                         78.25
                                                                                                                      15
                                                                                                                      16
                                                                                                                      17
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                             102.00
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              97.25

                                                                                                                             106.75
    6            136.00     146.00      42         463.00    483.00           For each additional pound or fraction: Add $4.75
    7
    8
                 148.00
                 160.00
                            158.00
                            170.00
                                        43
                                        44
                                                   470.00
                                                   478.00
                                                             490.00
                                                             498.00
                                                                               ÁÁÁÁ                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                            Weight Limit: 44 lbs.         ÁÁÁÁ
    9            172.00     182.00      45         485.00    505.00    Insurance (221.3)
   10            180.00     190.00      46         492.00    507.00
   11            191.00     206.00      47         500.00    515.00    Available for EMS Merchandise Shipments only
   12            203.00     218.00      48         507.00    522.00      Insured Amount        Fee      Insured Amount          Fee
   13            215.00     230.00      49         515.00    530.00          not over                       not over
   14            226.00     241.00      50         528.00    543.00
   15            238.00     253.00      51         543.00    558.00            $500         No Fee     For insurance coverage above
   16            249.00     264.00      52         543.00    558.00            $600           $1.00    $1000, add $1.00 for each $100 or
   17            260.00     275.00      53         559.00    574.00            $700           $2.00    fraction thereof, up to a maximum
   18            271.00     286.00      54         559.00    574.00            $800           $3.00    of $5000 per shipment.
   19            282.00     297.00      55         572.00    587.00            $900           $4.00
   20            293.00     308.00      56         572.00    587.00            $1000          $5.00          $5000 max.       $45.00
   21            302.00     317.00      57         584.00    599.00
   22            311.00     326.00      58         584.00    599.00                           Required Customs
   23            318.00     333.00      59         597.00    612.00                           Form/Endorsement
                                                                       Articles Admitted
   24            325.00     340.00      60         597.00    612.00
   25            333.00     348.00      61         612.00    627.00    Correspondence,        PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   26            340.00     355.00      62         612.00    627.00    business papers,       C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   27            347.00     362.00      63         627.00    642.00    and documents.         label). Endorse item clearly next to
   28            355.00     370.00      64         627.00    642.00                           mailing label as BUSINESS PAPERS.
   29            362.00     377.00      65         642.00    657.00    Merchandise            PS Form 2976, Customs - CN 22 (Old
   30            373.00     388.00      66         642.00    657.00    samples without        C 1) and Sender’s Declaration (green
   31            381.00     396.00      67         657.00    672.00    commercial value.      label).
   32            388.00     403.00      68         657.00    672.00    Merchandise and all    PS Form 2976-A, Customs Declaration
   33            396.00     411.00      69         672.00    687.00    articles subject to    and Dispatch Note CP 72, inside a PS
   34            403.00     418.00      70         672.00    687.00    customs duty.          Form 2976-E, Customs Declaration
   35            411.00     431.00                                                            Envelope CP 91.
                          Weight Limit: 70 lbs.
                                                                       Size Limits (223.2)
Insurance (215.5)                                                      Maximum length: 36 inches
                                                                       Maximum length and girth combined: 79 inches
  Insurance Amt.             Fee      Insurance Amt.         Fee
         $100             No Fee      For document reconstruction
                                                                       Return Receipt Service (221.4): NOT Available
         $200               $0.70     insurance or non-document        Note:
         $300               $1.40     insurance coverage above $800,   Coins; banknotes; currency notes (paper money); securities of
         $400               $2.10     add $0.70 per $100 or fraction     any kind payable to bearer; traveler’s checks; platinum, gold,
         $500               $2.80     thereof, up to a maximum of        and silver (manufactured or not); precious stones; jewelry;
         $600               $3.50     $2,499 per shipment.
                                                                         and other valuable articles are prohibited in EMS shipments
         $700               $4.20
                                                                         to Swaziland.
         $800               $4.90      $2,499 (max.)        $16.80
                                                                       Reciprocal Service Name: Priority Mail Service
Size Limits (217.4)
Items must be large enough to accommodate GXG Air Waybill/             Country Code: SZ
   Shipping Invoice (approx. 9″ x 12″)                                 Areas Served
Maximum length: 46 inches                                                Manzini
Maximum width: 35 inches                                                 Mbabane
Maximum height: 46 inches                                                Mhlume
Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches                            Nhlangano
                                                                         Simunye
General Conditions for Mailing                                           Siteki
See the Global Express Guaranteed Service Guide for                      Tshaneni
  information about USPS acceptance locations, areas served
  in the destination country, allowable contents, packaging and
  labeling requirements, tracking and tracing, service
  standards, and other conditions for mailing.




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                                                        Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                   Contents          Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                                 Sweden


Country Conditions for Mailing                                     H2                                                  Sweden
Prohibitions (130)                                                Airmail
Arms and ammunition except under license.                         Letter-post Rates
Daggers and flick knives.
Firing caps and charged metal cartridges for small arms and        Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight           Letter
   artillery fuses.                                                not over    post    not over     post     not over          post
Lottery tickets and advertisements concerning lotteries.
Radioactive materials.                                                 1
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                    (ozs.)

                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                               Rate
                                                                               $0.80
                                                                                        (ozs.)
                                                                                          12
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    Rate
                                                                                                    $7.55
                                                                                                              (ozs.)
                                                                                                                44
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                               Rate
                                                                                                                             $16.90
                                                                       2        1.60      16         8.70       48            18.10
                                                                       3        2.40      20         9.85       52            19.35
Restrictions
Addressees in Sweden must obtain prior authorization from the          4ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ    3.20      24    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ11.00       56      ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ  20.60
   Swedish national food administration to import foodstuffs of
   animal origin such as meat, sausage, fat, and soups.
                                                                       5
                                                                       6
                                                                       7
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                4.00
                                                                                4.80
                                                                                5.60
                                                                                          28
                                                                                          32
                                                                                          36
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                    12.15
                                                                                                    13.30
                                                                                                    14.50
                                                                                                                60
                                                                                                                64
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                              21.85
                                                                                                                              23.10
Articles of gold or silver must comply with Swedish regulations
                                                                       8        6.40      40        15.70
   as to fitness.
Banknotes and coins exceeding 100 Swedish crowns in value,
   and securities require prior authorization of the Bank of
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)       ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                        ÁÁÁÁ
   Sweden.                                                        Airmail
Live bees must be sent direct to the Department of Bee            Parcel Post Rates
   Research of the University of Agricultural Sciences,
   Lantbruksuniversitetet, Forsoksavdelningen for bin, S-750 07    Weight      Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight         Parcel
   Uppsala, Sweden.                                                not over     Post      not over    Post     not over        Post
Pharmaceutical drugs are admitted only by authorized                (lbs.)      Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)         Rate
   importers.                                                          1      $16.50         16      $60.25       31         $105.25
                                                                       2       19.00         17       63.25       32          108.25
Observations                                                           3       21.75         18       66.25       33           111.25
                                                                       4       24.50         19       69.25       34          114.25
None
                                                                       5       27.25         20       72.25       35          117.25
                                                                       6       30.25         21       75.25       36          120.25
Customs Forms Required (123)                                           7       33.25         22       78.25       37          123.25
Letter-post: PS Form 2976 or 2976-A (see 123.61)                       8       36.25         23       81.25       38          126.25
Parcel Post: PS Form 2976-A inside 2976-E (envelope)                   9       39.25         24       84.25       39          129.25
                                                                      10       42.25         25       87.25       40          132.25
Size Limits                                                           11       45.25         26       90.25       41          135.25
Letter-post: See 243.2                                                12       48.25         27       93.25       42          138.25
                                                                      13       51.25         28       96.25       43          141.25
Parcel Post: Maximum length: 60 inches
                                                                      14       54.25         29       99.25       44          144.25
             Maximum length and girth combined: 108 inches            15       57.25         30      102.25
                                                                                         Weight Limit: 44 lbs.
Postal/Post Cards (250)                                  $0.70

Aerogrammes (250)             $0.70 Enclosures NOT permitted      Airmail
                                                                  Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
                                                                   Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                                  $27.50
                                                                   Each additional pound or fraction of a pound               2.50
                                                                                        Weight Limit: 66 pounds

                                                                  Global Priority Mail (230)
                                                                   Flat-Rate Envelope                  Variable Weight Option
                                                                                            Weight                 Weight
                                                                    Small     $5.00         Level        Rate      Level        Rate
                                                                    Large     $9.00         0.5 lb.      $ 8.00    2.5 lbs. $18.00
                                                                                            1.0 lb.       10.00    3.0 lbs.  21.00
                                                                                            1.5 lbs.      12.00    3.5 lbs.  23.00
                                                                                            2.0 lbs.      15.00    4.0 lbs.  26.00
                                                                                        Weight Limit: 4 pounds




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Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                     Contents          Country Index

Sweden                                                                                                International Mail Manual

Economy Mail                                                      Economy Mail
Letter-post Rates                                                 Publishers’ Periodicals Rates (294)
 Weight     Letter-   Weight     Letter-   Weight        Letter    Weight                 Weight                   Weight
 not over    post    not over     post     not over       post     not over               not over                 not over
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)      Rate      (ozs.)        Rate      (ozs.)      Rate       (ozs.)       Rate        (ozs.)      Rate
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $3.80
              4.45
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              5.10
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  $6.90

                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ7.50
                                   8.10
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $9.90
                                                         10.50
                                                         11.10
                                                                       1
                                                                       2
                                                                       3
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                $0.44
                                                                                 0.55
                                                                                 0.71
                                                                                             12
                                                                                             14
                                                                                             16
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                        $1.71
                                                                                                         1.93
                                                                                                         2.15
                                                                                                                      26
                                                                                                                      28
                                                                                                                      30
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                $3.19
                                                                                                                                 3.39
                                                                                                                                 3.60
    28        5.70      48         8.70                                4         0.83        18          2.36         32         3.81
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              6.30

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ
                                   9.30          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                       6
                                                                       8
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                 1.05
                                                                                 1.27
                                                                                             20
                                                                                             22
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                  ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                         2.56
                                                                                                         2.77
                                                                                                                      48
                                                                                                                      64
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                          ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                                                                 5.13
                                                                                                                                 6.45
                                                                      10         1.50        24          2.98
Economy Mail
Parcel Post Rates
                                                                         ÁÁÁÁ                     ÁÁÁÁ                    ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  $0.25 per pound discount for volume made up to country and tendered
                                                                  at the New Jersey International and Bulk Mail Center
                                                                                  Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
 Weight     Parcel     Weight     Parcel    Weight       Parcel
 not over    Post      not over    Post     not over      Post
  (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)     Rate      (lbs.)       Rate    Special Services
     5      $22.00        19      $46.40       33        $68.50
     6       24.00        20       48.00       34         70.00   Certificate of Mailing                               See 313 for fees
     7       26.00        21       49.60       35         71.50
     8       28.00        22       51.20       36         73.00   COD and Certified                         NOT for International Mail
     9       30.00        23       52.80       37         74.50
    10       32.00        24       54.40       38         76.00
    11       33.60        25       56.00       39         77.50
                                                                  Insurance (320)
    12       35.20        26       57.60       40         79.00   Available for Parcel Post only (see 324.2 for required markings)
    13       36.80        27       59.20       41         80.50     Insured Amount          Fee        Insured Amount           Fee
    14       38.40        28       60.80       42         82.00         not over                           not over
    15       40.00        29       62.40       43         83.50
                                                                         $50               $1.85            $800                $9.60
    16       41.60        30       64.00       44         85.00          $100              $2.60            $900               $10.60
    17       43.20        31       65.50                                 $200              $3.60            $1000              $11.60
    18       44.80        32       67.00                                 $300              $4.60
                      Weight Limit: 44 lbs.                              $400              $5.60      Add $1.00 for each add’l $100 or
                                                                         $500              $6.60      fraction of insurance coverage.
Economy Mail                                                             $600              $7.60
                                                                         $700              $8.60            $5000 max.         $51.60
Direct Sack to One Addressee — M-Bags (260)
 Regular                                                          International Business Reply Service (373)
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                               $15.95     Fee: Envelopes up to 2 ounces $1.20; Cards $0.80
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            1.45
 Books & Sheet Music, Publisher’s Periodicals                     International Money Orders (371)
 Weight Not Over 11 lbs.                                $9.90
                                                                  Maximum Amount Available: $700                              Fee: $8.50
 Each additional pound or fraction of a pound            0.90
                                                                  International Reply Coupons (372)                           Fee: $1.75
                     Weight Limit: 66 pounds
                                                                  Recorded Delivery (360)                                 NOT Available
Economy Mail
Books and Sheet Music Rates (295)                                 Registered Mail (330)                                       Fee: $7.25
                                                                  Maximum Indemnity: $40.45
 Weight               Weight               Weight                 Available for letter-post mail, including post/postal
 not over            not over              not over               cards, aerogrammes, and matter for the blind.
  (ozs.)     Rate     (ozs.)     Rate       (ozs.)       Rate
                                                                  Not applicable to M-Bags.
    16
    20
    24
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
             $2.65
              3.20
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              3.75
                        36
                        40
                        44
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                 $5.10
                                  5.50
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  5.90
                                              56
                                              60
                                              64
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                         $7.00
                                                          7.40
                                                          7.80
                                                                  Restricted Delivery (350)                                   Fee: $3.20
    28        4.25      48        6.20                            Available for Registered Mail with Return Receipt.
    32      ÁÁÁ
            ÁÁÁ
              4.75

            ÁÁÁ
                        52      ÁÁÁ
                                ÁÁÁ
                                  6.60
               Weight Limit: 64 ounces (4 lbs.)
                                ÁÁÁ              ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                 ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                  Endorsements:         A remettre en main propre.
                                                                                        Deliver to addressee in person.

Matter for the Blind (270)                                        Return Receipt (340)                                        Fee: $1.50
Free when sent as Economy Mail. Weight limit: 15 lbs.             Available for Registered Mail and Insured Parcels.




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                                                  Updated With Postal Bulletin Revisions Through January 25, 2001
                                                                                                      Contents         Country Index

Individual Country Listings                                                                                                   Sweden

Global Express Guaranteed (GXG) (210)                                  Global Express Mail (EMS) (220)
 Weight                    Non        Weight                 Non        Weight                Weight               Weight
 not over       Document Document     not over    Document Document     not over             not over              not over
  (lbs.)         Service  Service      (lbs.)      Service  Service      (lbs.)     Rate       (lbs.)    Rate       (lbs.)    Rate
   0.5
    1
                 $33.00
                  47.00     $52.00
                                        36
                                        37
                                                  $206.00
                                                   210.00
                                                            $216.00
                                                             220.00
                                                                          0.5
                                                                            1
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                             ÁÁÁÁ
                                                                                   $23.00
                                                                                    26.00