14 January 2016, Thursday, 17:59

Bashkir Branch of the Russian Post has processed over 400,000 international shipments in the New Year peak period

 

UFA, 14 January 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Ksenia Kalinina/. The Bashkir Branch of the Russian Post in the New Year peak period, from November 1 to December 31, 2015, handled 403,000 international commodity shipments (including in December — more than 221, 5 thousand), which is by 28% more than for the same period of 2014. As the press service of the postal department informs, total 1.77 million international commodity shipments have been made by the branch for the past year.

The Russian Post has processed 37.5 million international commodity shipments nationwide over the last two months of the previous year. This figure is two times higher than for the same period of 2014. Total 128 million international shipments were handled in 2015. The volume of mail exports increased by one third compared with the year of 2014 and by 50% — compared with 2013.