Japan Post Airmail

  

International Parcel Post. Airmail, Surface mail and Economy Air (SAL). A discount that offers a 10% to 20% available depending on the number of articles posted. The maximum weight limit is 30 kg. (Weight limits vary by country.) Procedures are easy and simple. Airmail shipping to the USA has been reinstated by Japan Post. Tracking codes are not available and this service is for small packets up to about 5 pounds (2 kg). Delivery times are not certain since this change is new, but our local post office believes it will take longer than pre-Covid days. We estimate a 10-15 business day delivery.

Us Airmail Rates

This is a service that applies when the items accepted for delivery get damaged or lost. In such cases the actual damages will be paid in recompense within the range of the insured value stated by the sender at the moment of shipment.

Merits of Registered Mail


Label for International Registered Mail
※ It is also possible to use the service without the label.

Japan Post Temporarily Halts Shipments to the US via Airmail and EMS Amid COVID-19 Chandler Wood Thursday, April 23, 2020 Hope you weren’t planning on importing any games or other media anytime.

Service content

Letter-post Items Handled As Registered Mail
LetterPostcardGreeting CardPrinted MatterSmall Packet
Special Mailbags for Printed MatterItems for the blindD/P MailPayment of Postage by Addressee-
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  • Sea mail items are excluded. Items that can be sent as SAL mail are limited to certain countries.
Damage CompensationMaximum value of 6000 yen in actual damage
Fee

Letter-post fee + 410 yen (In case of Special Mailbags for Printed Matters + 2050 yen)

TrackingIt is possible to use tracking services for some countries.

※ In case you do not utilize the label, please write “Registered” (English) or “Recommandé”(French) on the surface of the postal item.

Discount Service

There also is a discount service for senders who send multiple registered mail items using the label for international registered mail items.
Up to 140 yen discount is applicable in cases when discount rate per submission or discount rate per month are used together with sorting discount and shipment discounts such as collection and delivery branch discount and the like.

Discount Rate per Submission (Submission at one time)

This is a discount service that applies when more than 10 items are sent at once by one sender.

Number of Items SentMore than 10 itemsMore than 50 itemsMore than 100 items
Discount Fee40 yen
(370 yen)
50 yen
(360 yen)
60 yen
(350 yen)

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Japan Post Airmail News

Japan Post Airmail

Discount Requirements

  • The discount applies to items sent using the label for international registered mail items (including online shipping label).
  • Applies to payment of postage other than by affixing postage stamps (only those paid in cash), payment of postage by the use of a franking machine, or post-payment of postage.

Discount Rate per Month

This is a discount that applies when more than 50 items are sent by one sender within one month.

Number of Items SentMore than 50 itemsMore than 100 itemsMore than 300 itemsMore than 500 itemsMore than 1000 itemsMore than 5000 items
Discount Fee40 yen
(370 yen)
60 yen
(350 yen)
75 yen
(335 yen)
80 yen
(330 yen)
90 yen
(320 yen)
100 yen
(310 yen)

※ The fee in brackets is post-discount registered mail fee.

Discount Requirements

  • The discount applies to items sent using the label for international registered mail items (including online shipping label).
  • Limited to post-payment cases.

Sorting Discount/Shipment Discounts such as Collection and Delivery Branch Discount

Sorting Discount

Classification by Recipient
Discount Fee20 yen
(390 yen)

Shipment Discounts such as Collection and Delivery Branch Discount
(including post office attached to the Japan Post branch)

Branch or International Branch Carrying out Collection and Delivery
Discount Fee20 yen
(390 yen)

※ The fee in brackets is post-discount registered mail fee.

Discount Requirements

  • The discount applies to items sent using the label for international registered mail items (including online shipping label).
  • This discount applies when over 50 items are sent at once.
  • For sorting discount, please classify your items by receiving country and mailing method (Airmail, SAL, Surgface Mail) according to the instructions by the post office from where you send your items.
  • Shipment discounts such as collection and delivery branch discount apply when the items are sent from the Japan Post branch or post office attached to the branch.
  • Applies to payment of postage other than by affixing postage stamps (only those paid in cash), payment of postage by the use of a franking machine, or post-payment of postage.

Registered Mail | Advice of Delivery | Insured mail

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