On January 22, we implemented our annual rate increase for the year. Like USPS and other carriers, we introduce rate changes at the beginning of each year. These rate increases, however, don’t impact the benefits and features included when you ship with GlobalPost. Details on our new rates can be found here.
What are the 2023 GlobalPost price changes?
GlobalPost services will see an increase ranging from 6% to 7.9%, with the change dependent on the service. GlobalPost services include both GlobalPost Economy International and GlobalPost Standard International. Each service can be used to ship to over 220 countries and uses GlobalPost’s network of carriers during the last mile of transit. Other benefits of each service can be found in the table below.
|GlobalPost Economy International||GlobalPost Standard International|
|Weight Limit Per Package||4.4 lbs.||Up to 70 lbs.|
|Package Types||Flats up to 16oz., Packages up to 4.4 lbs.||Packages up to 70 lbs.|
|Transit||10-14 days||8-12 days|
|Max Value of Goods||$400||Varies by country|
|Free Coverage||Not included||Up to $100 in loss or damages, plus shipping cost|
|Duties & Taxes||Paid by buyer||Paid by buyer|
Start shipping internationally with GlobalPost
If your business is looking to expand to international markets, GlobalPost is designed to make your international shipping efficient. GlobalPost partners with major carriers to get your shipments to their international destinations as quickly as possible. While our prices might be increasing you can still expect premium features at no additional cost.
- No customs forms to print
- Free parcel coverage up to $200
- Free phone and email support
- Free HS tariff code fulfillment service*
*On March 12, 2023, all packages shipping to the EU will require a Harmonized Code or HS. The good news is, our free HS code fulfillment service will automatically search, find, and apply the correct HS code to your shipment at our facilities. You can also look up your product’s HS code with our free HS code lookup tool.
Streamline your international shipping with SmartSaver
If your business already ships over five international packages daily, you might be eligible for GlobalPost’s SmartSaver program. SmartSaver customers can save up to 30% by consolidating shipments. To consolidate packages, take your individual shipments and place them in one large box. Then, send these consolidated shipments to the GlobalPost facility closest to you, and we’ll do the rest. You’ll just consolidate, ship, and save. For more information on SmartSaver, you can contact GlobalPost directly at [email protected].
Although GlobalPost rates are increasing, the benefits of our services continue to grow with our customers. Businesses can expect affordable and dependable international shipping through GlobalPost Economy International and GlobalPost Standard International. Packages sent through GlobalPost still won’t needed printed customs forms, and any missing harmonized codes will be added at our facilities. Plus, our SmartSaver program can save you up to 30% on shipping costs if your business ships over five international packages a day. Increased shipping rates shouldn’t mean increased difficulty in international shipping.