Known Globally



The Postal Service is worldwide, shipping to many countries and working closely with other posts to improve service and increase its annual share of the international shipping market at the same time.

* | Tags: Size & scope USPS Fact #706 | March 7, 2022
  • International Mail is a $2.2 billion business within the Postal Service.
  • Most of the International Mail revenue is generated from outbound services that allow customers in the United States to send mail and packages abroad.
  • The Postal Service sends 3.3 million pounds of international, military, and diplomatic mail and packages weekly, using 70 international airlines, composed of 11 US flag carriers and 19 foreign flag carriers, and their affiliates.
  • Click-N-Ship allows customers to print shipping labels with postage for Global Express Guaranteed, Priority Mail International, Priority Mail Express International and First-Class Package International Service. For more information, go to