Can you save money switching from USPS International to DHL Express?

If you ship with the USPS internationally, it's a good time to check your rates. On July 1, 2020, the USPS will raise international shipping rates for the second time this year. 

Below is a current price comparison of DHL and USPS International Shipments for a 4lb. packages to various countries.
USPS vs DHL Express Rate Comparison June 2020

Benefits of DHL Express vs USPS International

In addition to better and more consistent rates in many instances, DHL Express service will make your international shipping easier. With DHL Express you get:

  • Better, more accurate tracking capabilities
  • Faster delivery, averaging 1-3 days nearly anywhere in the world
  • More reliable service in over 220 countries
  • Competitive rates paired with top notch service


If you have questions about changing your international shipping provider, please contact your account manager or our customer service department at 1-800-827-7987 or email customerservice@preferredship.com.