NewsUSPS Postage Rates Set to Increase in January 2023

USPS Postage Rates Set to Increase in January 2023

The Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) has approved the USPS increases to postage rates.  The rates will go into effect starting on January 22, 2023. Pricing increases mainly Market Dominant products. (Market Dominant products includes First Class Mail, Marketing Mail, Periodicals Mail, and Packing Services Mail). First Class postage rates would be raised by approximately 5 percent.

Product Current Prices Approved Prices
Letters (1 oz.) 60 cents 63 cents
Letters (metered 1 oz.) 57 cents 60 cents
Letters additional ounce(s) 24 cents No change
Domestic Postcards 44 cents 48 cents
International Letter (1 oz.) $1.40 cents $1.45 cents

 

Marketing Mail, including Marketing Mail Nonprofit, will also notice a 3.25 to 6.25 percent increase in rates.

A complete listing of all postal changes can be found here. Please contact your representative at JHL to learn more about how these rate changes will affect your planned projects.

Please note: The last postage rate increased occurred in July 2022. Future postage rate increases may start occurring twice a year (January and July). As you are preparing your annual postage budgets, be aware that another increase may take place during your budget cycle.

 

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