USPS® International Priority Airmail (IPA) and International Surface Air Lift (ISAL)

For fast cost-effective delivery for volume global mailing of individual items weighing up to four pounds and M-bags, the USPS offers superior international options to accommodate your mailing program and budget.

International Priority Airmail (IPA)

IPA is a volume airmail service that provides rapid and economical worldwide delivery of invoices direct mail catalogs small parcels and business correspondence – virtually all types of mail weighing up to four pounds. IPA mail items bear a U.S. return address and U.S. postal markings. Final mile delivery will travel as First Class after mail is presented to the receiving foreign postal administration. IPA is delivered on average in 4 to 9 business days to major cities and 5-15 days to outlying areas & developing nations after the mail is lodged at the USPS ISC gateway.

International Surface Air Lift (ISAL)

ISAL is a bulk mailing service designed for faster and more affordable international delivery of publications business and personal correspondence direct mail and small packages weighing up to four pounds. ISAL material travels by air to the destination country and final mile delivery will travel as Standard after mail is presented to the foreign postal administration. ISAL is delivered on average in 7 to 14 business days to major cities and 8-21 days to outlying areas & developing nations after the mail is lodged at the USPS ISC gateway.

Globegistics is a Postal Qualified Wholesaler to the USPS helping businesses with their global shipping and mailing needs.  We are experts in virtually every phase of global business shipping.