UPS Announces Their 2021 Rate Change Prices

November 4, 2020
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Rate change season is starting to rev up! On Oct 29, 2020, UPS® announced the list of services that will be affected by their 2021 rate change, effective on Dec 27, 2020. The list of affected services and increases are numerous. However, what we know of right now is that:

  • UPS® Ground, UPS Air, and International services will have an average net increase of 4.9%
  • UPS Air Freight (within and between the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico) will have an average net increase of 4.8%
  • Certain Area Surcharge ZIP Codes will be affected
  • Additional surcharges and charges will be added later in January and April 2021

If you’re interested in getting the full details as well as read through the rate change documents, you can read the announcement on the UPS’s Rate Change Information website.


And if you would like to keep updated with all of Rate Change 2021, you can check out our Postage Rate Hub where you’ll find all the current and temporary postage rates for all the major carriers. There you can also sign up for updates on rate change news as well as our rate change webinars where we dig deeper into the changes.



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