As mentioned in last month’s newsletter, the Postal Service proposed new price changes for 2019. On November 13, the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) approved those changes for both Market Dominant products and Competitive products. The new prices will take effect on January 27, 2019.

Here are some of the Market Dominant First-Class Mail price changes:

Product Current New
Forever Stamp 50 cents 55 cents
Letters additional ounce 21 cents 15 cents
Metered Letters 47 cents 50 cents

Here are some of the Competitive product price changes:

Product Current New
Small Flat Rate Box $7.20 $7.90
Medium Flat Rate Box $13.65 $14.35
Large Flat Rate Box $18.90 $19.95
APO/FPO Large Flat Rate Box $17.40 $18.45
Regular Flat Rate Envelope $6.70 $7.35
Legal Flat Rate Envelope $7.00 $7.65
Padded Flat Rate Envelope $7.25 $8.00
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