What are the stand formats of China Post tracking number? How to distinguish them?

China Post tracking number has standard formats as following: format 1: the number starts with “R” and ends with “CN”, i.e. RR123456789CN, RI987654321CN This is China Post registered airmail. Normally it will arrive destination in 2 to 8 weeks. format 2: the number starts with “CP” and ends with “CN”, i.e. CP123456789CN This is China Read More …

How long will China Post parcel arrive my country? How long will my tracking status be updated?

The answer of  first question is  you can NOT know the exact arrival time of China Post International Parcel.  Actually not only China Post, Hong Kong Post, Singapore Post and any other countries’ postal service,  all have same problem. The reasons of such unpredictable-arrival problem are as following: China Post international parcels actually go through Read More …

My parcel has arrived destination country for long time without delivery, why?

If your tracking results shows the parcel has arrived destination for long time, but does not have delivery information, normally this means the parcel has delivery problem. If your parcel is going to China, it may be caused by following reason: The address is so called self-made address which can not receive parcel from China Read More …

China Post Forbidden Item List

China Post Forbidden Item List Items with battery inside such as Mobile Phone, Walkie Talkie,Laptop, tablet,iPad etc. Magnetic item such as headphone, earphone, speaker, amplifier, MP3, scanner etc. Dangerous arms such as gun, pistol, bullet, knife, gun powder etc All liquid item All chemical items which are poisonous, inflammable, explosive and hazardous. All items with Read More …

What does “sent to airline” mean?How long will it arrive after “sent to airline”?

“Sent to airline”  means China Post has given the parcel to airline company. It does NOT necessarily mean the parcel has been on plane. The ‘sent to airline’ status will stuck for long time until the parcel arrives an airport which has scanning service.  This might take 2 to 4 weeks in regular season and Read More …