Basic rate and Internal air conveyance rates

Basic Air Conveyance Rate (BACR)

The basic rate applicable to the settlement of accounts between designated operators in respect of air conveyance shall be approved each year by the Postal Operations Council and published in an International Bureau Circular.

For 2017

0.597 SDR per tonne/km (see IB Circular 2016/33).

For 2018

0.567 SDR per tonne/km (see IB Circular 2017/62).

For 2019

0.539 SDR per tonne/km (see IB Circular 2018/60).

Internal air conveyance dues

In application of the provisions of article 33-101 of the UPU Convention Regulations, the International Bureau publishes every year a list of Designated Operators entitled to reimbursement of air conveyance dues within the country of destination.

Current and recent historical information

IB Circulars on Air conveyance dues within the country of destination (for 2017-2018-2019).