UPS ups rates 4.9 percent

Share this article:

UPS will increase its list prices an average 4.9 percent increase for ground shipments and a net average increase of 4.9 percent on all air express and U.S. origin international shipments.

The new rates will take effect Jan. 1.

The increase for air express and international shipments is based on a 6.9 percent increase in the base rate, less a 2 percent reduction in the current fuel surcharge, according to Atlanta-based UPS.

The new rates will be posted online at www.ups.com beginning Dec. 1 to provide customers details about changes to specific products and zones.

Share this article:

Sign up to our newsletters

Follow us on Twitter @dmnews

Latest Jobs:

More in Direct Mail

Melissa Goes to Canada

Melissa Goes to Canada

Melissa Data adds Canadian change of address processing to its cloud-based NCOA service.

Delivered: University of Chicago Mailers

Delivered: University of Chicago Mailers

What's in our mailbox this month: University of Chicago mailers. See which ones make the grade—and which ones, not so much.

Ricoh Strikes a Blow for Multichannel on a Small Scale

Ricoh Strikes a Blow for Multichannel on a ...

The company introduces a creative service to help print shops augment direct mail with email and pURL landing pages.