February 2016 Archive

UPS Fuel Surcharge Falls to 3.0%

February 2nd, 2016

In much better news the UPS fuel surcharge has fallen to 3%. This is the lowest it has been since I started Price USA (i.e. 2007) – only a few years ago it was over 10%. I wonder how low it can go!

Economy Shipping Price Rises 2016

February 2nd, 2016

The annual price rises for economy shipping (first class mail) have now come through. The rises are not massive (less than 50c on the average economy shipping order) and economy shipping is still very cheap compared to express shipping. As with all our orders, economy shipping is covered by our delivery insurance so you are always protected.

The new costs economy shipping prices have been updated in the shipping cost calculator and the order form.