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2017 USPS Postage Rates – What to Expect

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The United States Postal Service (USPS) has submitted new 2017 postage rates with an effective date of Sunday, January 22, 2017.

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Below are a few of the upcoming changes:

Standard Non-Profit Letters

  • Local Entry rate decreased between 2.8-4.2%, depending on the tier.
  • NDC & SCF Drop Shipping – pricing increased between 2.8-4.2%.

Standard Non-Profit Flats

  • Local Entry rate increased between 1.8-3.0% depending on the tier.
  • NDC Drop Shipping – no change
  • SCF Drop Shipping – pricing decreased between 0.5-1%.

First Class Presort Letters

  • Some of the pricing tiers went up and others went down, more than likely this will even off at around a 2%

First Class Full Rate Letters and Flats (Under 1oz)

  • Pricing increased by 4.26%

First Class Presort Flats

  • 5-Digit category rate increased between 1-2%, depending on the weight.
  • The balance of the tiers did not change.

BRE Reply Mail

  • Increased between 1.6-4.5%

To help you further plan your budget, download our 2017 Postage Rates Chart with the most up-to-date PRC rate information.

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