International parcel post is comparable to domestic zone-rated parcel post. It is appropriate for mailing merchandise, printed matter, or other items not required to be mailed at letter rates. However, written communications having the character of current and personal correspondence may not be enclosed in parcel post packages.
The maximum weight limit for parcel post packages varies by country but ranges from 22 pounds to 70 pounds.
Insurance coverage is available for parcel post packages mailed to certain countries, please see: