Global Hotspots

Coronavirus update: We are open for business. Despite best efforts some services may be disrupted.  

We continue to carefully monitor the COVID-19 situation and are taking all appropriate measures to protect the health and safety of our employees.

Asendia is operational and open for business in all of our subsidiaries. In some cases, there are unavoidable restrictions, temporary suspensions, delays, or surcharges that limit our ability to deliver to certain destinations.

Asendia continues to find alternative solutions and mitigate cost increases where possible. We are committed to keeping customers up to date on a daily basis through our service updates, and Account Managers are in continuous dialogue with customers that are impacted.

Thank you in advance for your understanding and patience during this uncertain time. If you have any questions, please contact your Account Manager.

 

Asendia USA COVID-19 Updates

1 January, 2022

Asendia USA COVID-19 Update - January 1, 2022

Asendia USA is closely monitoring the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation and continues to follow strategies and measures recommended by the Centers for…

1 December, 2021

Asendia USA COVID-19 Update - December 1, 2021

Asendia USA is closely monitoring the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation and continues to follow strategies and measures recommended by the Centers for…

1 November, 2021

Asendia USA COVID-19 Update - November 1, 2021

Asendia USA is closely monitoring the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation and continues to follow strategies and measures recommended by the Centers for…

 

Global Hotspots

28 January, 2022

Germany – Delays to postal operations owing to COVID-19

Deutsche Post, would like to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that, owing to a significant increase in the number of…
28 January, 2022

Australia – Severe storms and flooding

Australia Post, asks us to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that its daily operations are currently suffering disruption…

28 January, 2022

Palestine – Suspension of postal services owing to inclement weather

Palestine, as an observer of the ‎UPU's work with the right to directly exchange postal services with Union member ‎countries, has asked the International…
28 January, 2022

New Zealand – Nationwide application of COVID-19 red setting

​New Zealand Post, asks us to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that the Government of New Zealand has announced the…

25 January, 2022

Greece – Heavy snowfalls

Hellenic Post, asks us to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that the whole country was hit by heavy snowfalls on the…

25 January, 2022

Morocco – Return to normal regarding the COVID-19 situation

Poste Maroc, wishes to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that the processing and delivery of inbound and outbound postal…
25 January, 2022

Italy – Update on IT issues

Poste Italiane, wishes to provide other Union member countries and their designated operators with the following update:

1) The first problem mainly…

21 January, 2022

Tonga – State of emergency

Tonga Post, would like to inform Union member countries and their designated operators that a state of emergency has been declared in the Kingdom of Tonga…
20 January, 2022

Canada – Lifting of state of emergency

Canada Post, asks us to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that the state of emergency declared in the province of British…
17 January, 2022

Morocco – Update on the situation with regard to COVID-19

Poste Maroc, wishes to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that, following an increase in COVID-19 infections among its…
17 January, 2022

Malta – Update on postal operations in view of COVID-19

MaltaPost, wishes to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that an increase in the COVID-19 infection rate is causing…
12 January, 2022

Viet Nam – Lifting of measures to limit the spread of COVID-19

VNPost, wishes to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that the COVID-19 situation in Viet Nam has now improved sufficiently…

12 January, 2022

United States of America – Reminder of closure of the USPS office of…

The United States Postal Service (USPS), would like to remind Union member countries and their designated operators to advise their office of exchange…

6 January, 2022

Malaysia – Update on heavy rains and flooding

Pos Malaysia, asks us to update other Union member countries and their designated operators as to the areas currently affected by flooding, in which there…

30 December, 2021

Thailand - Back to normal

Further to EmIS 239/2021 and 255/2021, the designated operator of Thailand, Thailand Post, would like to inform other Union member countries and their…
28 December, 2021

Malaysia – Update on heavy rains and flooding

Further to EmIS 302/2021, the designated operator of Malaysia, Pos Malaysia, asks us to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators…

24 December, 2021

Malaysia – Heavy rains and flooding

Pos Malaysia, asks us to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that the country is experiencing heavy rains and extensive…

23 December, 2021

Georgia – Temporary closure of Tbilisi IMPC

The Georgian Post, wishes to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that, owing to the COVID-19 pandemic, the international…

23 December, 2021

New Zealand - Resumption of transit mails to Pacific Island countries

New Zealand Post, asks us to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that the dispatch of transit mail to Fiji, New Caledonia…
20 December, 2021

Italy - Update on IT issues

Poste Italiane, wishes to provide other Union member countries and their designated operators with the following update:

On 17 December 2021, Poste…

20 December, 2021

Liechtenstein – Back to normal

Liechtensteinische Post, asks us to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that the special measures implemented as a result…

20 December, 2021

United States of America – Closure of the USPS office of exchange at San…

The United States Postal Service (USPS) recommended that designated operators make arrangements to send their international mail dispatches to alternative…

20 December, 2021

Philippines – Typhoon

PHLPost, informs other Union member countries and their designated operators that Typhoon Odette (international name Typhoon Rai) has affected certain…

17 December, 2021

Latvia – Back to normal

The designated operator of Latvia, Latvijas Pasts, wishes to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that the heavy snowfall in…

17 December, 2021

Spain - Update on IT issues

The designated operator of Spain, S.E. Correos y Telégrafos, asks us to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that the…

17 December, 2021

Georgia – Lifting of measures to minimize the spread of COVID-19

​The designated operator of Georgia, Georgian Post, wishes to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that the Government of…
7 December, 2021

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Return to normal following volcanic…

SVG Post, asks us to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that the emergency situation resulting from the explosive eruption…
7 December, 2021

New Zealand - Suspension/delays regarding transit mails to certain Pacific…

New Zealand Post, asks us to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that it is currently unable to provide transit services to…
3 December, 2021

Latvia – Heavy snowfall

Latvijas Pasts, would like to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that heavy snow throughout Latvia since 2 December has…

3 December, 2021

Morocco – Measures to minimize the spread of COVID-19

​Poste Maroc, asks us to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that, following the latest developments with COVID-19, and in…
3 December, 2021

Italy - Update on IT issues

Poste Italiane, wishes to provide other Union member countries and their designated operators with the following update: 1 Further errors are being…
3 December, 2021

Australia – Update about delays at Melbourne offices of exchange

​Melbourne OE is again operating so postal dispatches can be resumed to Melbourne if they have been diverted to another Australian Post OE.
2 December, 2021

Spain – IT issues

Correos y Telégrafos S.A., S.M.E., asks us to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that, owing to technical issues with the…

26 November, 2021

Italy – Return to normal after heavy rain

​Poste Italiane, wishes to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that the heavy rain in the western part of Sicily has ended,…
26 November, 2021

Liechtenstein - Delays in the delivery of letter-post items

Liechtensteinische Post AG, asks us to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that, owing to the fourth wave of COVID-19…
22 November, 2021

Canada - State of emergency

Canada Post thanks all Union member countries and their designated operators for their understanding. It will provide an update once the situation returns…
22 November, 2021

Georgia - Lockdown of verification unit serving Tbilisi IMPCs

Georgian Post, wishes to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that, owing to an outbreak of COVID-19 infections, the…

22 November, 2021

Italy - Update on IT issues

Poste Italiane, wishes to update other Union member countries and their designated operators on the following:

1 The situation has slightly improved over…

19 November, 2021

Brazil - Back to normal

The designated operator of Brazil, Empresa Brasileira de Correios e Tel谷grafos (ECT), asks us to inform other Union member countries and their designated…
19 November, 2021

New Caledonia - Update on measures to limit the spread of COVID-19

The Office of Posts and Telecommunications (OPT-NC), France's designated operator for New Caledonia, wishes to inform other Union member countries and…
19 November, 2021

Thailand - Update on flooding

Thailand Post, would like to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that the floodwaters in the following postcode areas have…

12 November, 2021

Guyana – Back to normal

Guyana Post Office Corporation asks us to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that it has discontinued the rotation of…
4 November, 2021

Jamaica – Extension of national curfew

Jamaica Post, wishes to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that the Government of Jamaica has extended the national curfew…

2 November, 2021

New Caledonia – Changes to lockdown rules

The Office of Posts and Telecommunications (OPT-NC), France's designated operator for New Caledonia, wishes to inform other Union member countries and…

1 November, 2021

Poste Italiane (IT) - heavy rain Sicily

Poste Italiane wishes to inform IPC members that heavy rain in the Eastern part of Sicily since October 25th and still ongoing has led to significant and…
29 October, 2021

New Caledonia – Changes to lockdown rules

The Office of Posts and Telecommunications (OPT-NC), France's designated operator for New Caledonia, wishes to inform other Union member countries and…

29 October, 2021

Hong Kong, China – Back to normal

Hongkong Post, the People's Republic of China's designated operator for Hong Kong, asks us to inform other Union member countries and their designated…
22 October, 2021

Croatia – Return to normal

Croatian Post, would like to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that it has successfully relocated the post offices that…
22 October, 2021

Latvia – Lockdown

Latvijas Pasts, would like to inform other Union member countries and their designated operators that the Latvian Government has declared a full national…
20 October, 2021

Hong Kong, China – Further disruption to postal services

Hongkong Post, the People's Republic of China's designated operator for Hong Kong, asks us to inform other Union member countries and their designated…