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You Know Your Business. We Know Shipping.

Let us help you find the most affordable and efficient ways to send and receive international shipments. Shipping internationally with USPS®, you get:

  • Cost-effective Bulk and Package Services
  • Free Shipping Software
  • Volume Savings

International Sales Executive

Find the International Sales Executive in your region to discuss your specific product and pricing solution needs.

Download the list of International Sales Executives (RTF)

Global sales support is also available at GlobalBusiness@usps.gov. For Customer Service issues with international shipments, contact USPS Customer Service at 1-800-ASK-USPS (1-800-275-8777).

Export Support

USPS Global Shipping Software

Our software guides you through the shipping process. Use it to:

  • Create mailing labels, customs forms, postage statements, and manifests
  • Prepare documentation for export screening

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What Global Shipping Software Does:

  • Accepts package information on-screen or electronically, reducing or eliminating user data entry.
  • Assigns individual package identification or tracking numbers.
  • Calculates postage prices.
  • Generates mailing labels, customs forms, postage statements, and manifests (including the PS Form 3700 (PDF | 84KB), PS Form 3152 (PDF | 37KB), and the Detailed Manifest form).
  • Provides a data file with package processing details and tracking information to the mailer.
  • Available at no cost to qualifying mailers.

How it Works

  1. Pay with a Permit Imprint at a discounted postage rate.
  2. Create the required mailing labels and customs forms.
  3. Forward package data to streamline export compliance.
  4. Receive package processing details and tracking information in a data file.

Mailer Requirements

  • The mailer pays postage with a Permit Imprint.
  • The mailer has a Manifest Mailing System authorization letter (or previously-approved service agreement) as set forth in DMM 705.2.0.
  • Mailings meet applicable weight and/or volume permit imprint and manifesting requirements.

Technical Requirements

  • A PC running Windows XP, Windows Vista, or Windows 7.
  • Internet Explorer 6 or higher.
  • A label printer that has Windows drivers and is capable of generating 4-inch by 6-inch labels.
  • A local or networked document printer.
  • Reliable Internet connection.
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Technical Assistance

Need help with the software? Email gsshelp@usps.com



International Services

Whether you need speed or affordability, check out our international bulk and package services to find the right fit for your business shipments.

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Commercial ePacket®

Send lightweight packages to 36 countries with the speed and transparency ecommerce customers demand. Track shipments all the way to your customer’s door.

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Package or Parcel Requirements:

  • Maximum length is 24″.
  • Minimum size is large enough to accommodate required elements, such as postage, address, and customs form.
  • The total of length, height, and thickness cannot exceed 36″.
  • Maximum weight is 4.4 lbs or 2 kg.

Rolls Requirements:

  • Maximum length is 36″.
  • Maximum length plus twice the diameter combined is 42″.
  • Minimum length is 4″.
  • Minimum length plus twice the diameter combined is 6 3/4″.
  • Maximum weight is 4.4 lbs or 2 kg.


Import Support

Global Direct Entry®

With Global Direct Entry service:

  • Merchandise is processed overseas before being sent to the U.S.
  • Shipments must be cleared by U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
  • Certain approved wholesalers put shipments into U.S. mail stream.

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How it Works

  1. The item is shipped to the U.S border/port.
  2. The item clears customs.
  3. The item enters the USPS mail stream.
  4. USPS® delivers the item via the specified service

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