There may be delays in the handling and delivery of inbound postal items during an adjustment period for the implementation of new customs procedures. The new procedures began at the end of June 2017, with Hellenic Post (Elta) acting as a direct representative of customs authorities. Together with the use of new information systems, the new procedures will reduce customs clearance time.
All postal items to and from Marawi City, Lanao del Sur, will be subject to delays due to an ongoing armed conflict in the city.
The Chilean customs staff strike has ended. CorreosChile is working to restore operations to normal as quickly as possible.
Processing and delivery of all postal items in Suriname has returned to normal.
There will be delays in the processing of inbound and outbound postal items due to industrial action by Chilean customs staff that began on 24 May 2017.