Although timing can differ by a month or so depending on the location in Southeast Asia, the Southwest Monsoon typically begins around early June and ends in late September. Thailand is especially affected by this pattern where the rainy season typically runs between May and October. Depending on the severity of the weather, local deliveries in monsoon-affected areas may be impacted during this season.
Effective January 8, 2019, all operations have returned to normal for the handling of international inbound mail to Canada.
Mail services to Argentina have been temporarily stopped effective June 27, 2018, due to a general strike within Argentina.
Delays will be experienced in the processing of all inbound and outbound postal items (letter post, parcel post and EMS items) as a result of an industrial action by Chilean customs staff since May 24, 2017