Some postal workers in Finland have been on strike for a week and a nationwide strike is expected to occur on December 9 if an agreement is not made by then.
International mailing around New Zealand is expected to fall within the next five years, due to lower demand.
France’s first snowfall of the season has caused a host of issues for residents living in the area, causing international shipping toward the eastern and southern part of the country to be delayed.
Brussels Airlines’ strike caused some passengers to travel from Brussels to Antwerp because hotels were entirely booked for the night.
Destroyed infrastructure continues to cause delays to international parcel delivery and shipments within the central part of the Philippines.
Businesses that are looking to ship to China may want to consider finding a feasible international shipping quote because e-commerce is only expected to rise there.
Political unrest in Libya prompted Etihad Airways to halt international parcel shipping to Tripoli.
Members of the Finnish Flight Attendants’ Association and Finnish Aviation Union may go on strike despite signing a labor agreement on November 15.
Global shipping from the Philippines continues to have issues as military personnel who are providing aid to typhoon victims are also experiencing difficulty.
Canada Post’s decision to expand parcel delivery into the weekend for the holidays will greatly help international mailing.