news - 21-01-2011 : Delivery delay Xtanks to US



Copy of message at the TNT website:


Mail delays caused by temporary measures imposed by US

As the result of stricter security measures for airmail destined for the United States, we are currently unable to transport your mail and parcels weighing more than 500 grams to the United States by air. These measures, which apply to all postal services worldwide, mean that we are forced to use alternative means of transport, resulting in delays in delivery times. The delivery time will be a maximum of three weeks more than normal.

You can still get your mail weighing more than 500 grams to the US quickly
If you want to ensure that your mail or parcels still reach their destination quickly, you can use TNT Easy Express. Your mail is then considered express mail (a more expensive option). The reason mail can still be sent by air using TNT Easy Express is that stricter security checks are already in place for Express mail.

TNT Easy Express can be ordered at TNT Post postal outlets and TNT Business Points. You can read more about sending mail and parcels using TNT Easy Express at: http://www.tnteasyexpress.nl/ (Dutch only).

We find this a very disagreeable situation. On our part, we apologise for the inconvenience caused by this measure imposed by the American government.


TNT Post postal outlets
TNT Business Points.

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