Russia - Force Majeure (COVID-19)

10 abril, 2020

Russian Post (RU) would to inform all members about the Force Majeure below:

Designated Operator: Russian Post
Start date of Force Majeure: 06.04.20
End date of Force Majeure: 30.06.20

The situation affects the entire territory and Customer Service Call centres.

Description of the problem that led to the application for force majeure:: Quarantine measures implemented in Moscow to prevent the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) and the fact that the principal office of exchange for imports is located in Moscow, Russian Post is unable to guarantee compliance with delivery standards.

As a result, Russian Post is invoking a situation of force majeure with regard to quality of service and remuneration for all categories of mail item (letter-post, parcel-post and EMS items) until further notice.


Source: PRIME posts