First-Class Package International Service - USPS Commercial | Rate Table

USPS COVID-Related Service Updates!


Updated January 19, 2022

As of January 14, 2022:

  • The USPS has suspended all international services from the United States to Hong Kong due to recent outbreaks of COVID-19.

  • The USPS has resumed some services from the United States to New Zealand.

To avoid a disruption in service to affected countries, we recommend shipping packages via UPS or GlobalPost.

Unless otherwise noted, service suspensions to a particular country do not affect delivery of military and diplomatic mail.

What are USPS First-Class Package International Service, Commercial rates?

First-Class Package International Service

First-Class Package International Service offers the best rates for lightweight shipments. Service is provided for shipments up to 4 lbs. Learn more about USPS First-Class Package Service.

This is an international service. International mail originates in the United States and is transported to another country. This excludes U.S. territories and military posts destinations (which are considered domestic).


First-Class Package International Service and [First-Class Mail International] are unique services offered by the USPS. First-Class Package International Service may be used to ship merchandise, but First-Class Mail International may not.

Commercial Rates

Commercial pricing is a discounted postage rate, lower than Retail pricing. It is only available to qualifying shippers, including ShippingEasy subscribers. [Learn more about USPS Commercial pricing].

First-Class Mail International rates varies based on weight, destination (Country Price Group), and rate class.

This service uses parcel weight to determine postage costs. Costs increase as weight increases.

USPS uses Country Price Groups to calculate shipping rates for international shipments. The shipment destination determines the Country Price Group. [Learn more about Country Price Groups].

Nonstandard Fees & Dimensional Noncompliance Fees:

USPS has added Nonstandard Fees & Dimensional Noncompliance Fees for oversized packages or packages labeled with incorrect dimensions effective April 2022. These surcharges will only apply to domestic residential and commercial addresses.

Flat Rate packages and Regional Rate packages are not applicable.

Learn more about all the USPS rate changes for 2022.

Compare with First-Class Package International Service | Commercial

USPS provides a multitude of services and rate classes. Check out these similar services and rates to see how they compare:

2022 Rates: USPS First-Class Package International Service | Commercial

Weight-Based | Country Price Groups


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