This summer, USPS will be closing 48 mail plants and discontinuing another 92 in the winter of 2013.
In Indonesia, severe floods have affected transportation intermittently over the last few years.
Canada Post has hiked up prices for their domestic basic letter rate.
Various experts in the mail and express industries gathered in Geneva to discuss the status of their market and how to improve the delivery sector.
Bus and taxi drivers blocked roads in the Bolivian capital, protesting against new government regulations.
In the city of London, Royal Mail has issued warnings that its delivery will be delayed by one day or more during the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
A number of mail delivery providers – Swiss Post, Fedex and La Poste – are now offering free carbon offsets to their consumers.
While Australia and the United Kingdom join forces, other countries have experienced problems with their postal service delivery.
For the first time in 16 years, Canada Post recorded a pretax loss of more than $252 million in 2011.