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Priority document

International service for shipping of priority treatment documents (between express and low urgency service). Any correspondence, message, text, information or personal or juridical nature information without intrinsic commercial value, recorded in paper or magnetic, electromagnetic or optical means, except for computer programs (software). Examples: letters, magazines, newspapers, books. CD, cassette tape, video tape, DVD, besides other media used for communication are also considered documents, provided they are not characterized as commercial shipping.

Service availability: In all national territory


Delivery location: In residence or in postal unit, depending on the country of destination.  

Delivery terms: Vary according to the country of destination. Between 15 and 30 business days for major cities.

Why use this service?

 - Free automatic insurance when posted under registration; - Distribution network in over 200 countries.

Cash: In all Correios post offices.

To be invoiced (juridical person): Contracts can be made in each state commercial units.

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Weight limt: 2 kg 

Dimensions: Package, envelope and box: - Minimum: 9 cm x 14 cm; 
- Maximum: 90 cm (length + height + thickness). The largest dimension  (length or height or thickness  = 60 cm maximum).

Roll: - Minimum: 10 cm (length); Length plus two times diameter = 17 cm minimum. - Maximum: 90 cm (length). Length plus two times diameter = 104 cm maximum.

Packing: Every Priority Document shall be packaged and closed by sender in pack that resists to content weight, shape and nature, as well as to transportation conditions. The pack may be acquired in Correios, in other suppliers or fabricated by the client himself, provided that it satisfies recommended conditions:  envelopes, boxes, packages and rolls made out of paper, plastic, polystyrene, wood or metal, wrapped in flat and resistant paper.

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Optional services and products: 
- Registration; - Return Receipt; - Envelopes and boxes commercialized by Correios. 


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