- 17 April 2019
- Transport / Logistics Services
DHL has launched Päckchen XS International, a service for private customers shipping parcels up to 2kg within certain size limits. The price is €4.89 when shipped to other EU countries and €8.89 to all other countries.
The service was launched on Monday through the DHL online franking service, DHL app or Deutsche Post shops. The Päckchen XS International parcels can be dropped off at one of the 28,000 drop-off points in Germany.
There is an equivalent service for businesses – the Warenpost International service allows them to ship goods of up to 2kg abroad, with a minimum of five shipments a quarter. Bigger shipments will go as DHL Paket.
A wide variety of Deutsche Post letter products remains available to both private and business customers for international document shipments.
Product characteristics for DHL Päckchen XS EU and DHL Päckchen XS Welt:
Dimensions: 15 cm x 11 cm minimum, no minimum height; 35 cm x 25 cm x 3 cm maximum
Weight: Up to 2 kg
Price: EUR 4.89 for EU shipments; EUR 8.89 for worldwide shipments
Other services: Insurance up to EUR 50, including shipment tracking or delivery confirmed by signature, GoGreen