Let’s have a read on the recent news of shipments to and from China and Europe. Covid-19 has most certainly taken a toll on all businesses. As a result, restrictions, inspections, flight delays, and cancellations are impacting promotional gifts delivery. This blog will provide you with recent information regarding UPS delivery services. 

Promotional Gifts Delivery

Promotional Gifts Delivery


Legislatures of most European nations have executed control and containment measures to slow and stop the spread of COVID-19. However, in general, these restrictions will not stop UPS’s promotional gifts delivery and shipments of products. Current conditions may cause a few postponements along the way, for example, border controls.

Inside nations, the close of shops and businesses causes incomplete parcel deliveries. Additionally, the limitations in postcodes, parcels will be returned to the sender utmost immediately. 

Moreover, the waiting times for UPS customer service desk will be longer than expected due to the unprecedented situation.

PPE Export Restrictions 

A few European countries have executed public limitations on the export of PPE (personal protective equipment) and other medical equipment. 

Countries which have implemented some degree of public limitations on the export of PPE: 

Belgium/Czech Republic/France/Germany/Italy/Poland/Spain/Russia 

It is advisable to check in with significant national authorities to guarantee shipments comply with the most recent administrative declarations.


The 2020 China International Import Expo (CIIE) will be held in Shanghai, China, from 4 November to 10. Hence, the heightened security measures during this period. 

Do take note of the temporary service adjustments: 

National Exhibition and Convention Center (NECC) & Intercontinental Shanghai Hongqiao NECC and Restricted Area surrounding them
  • UPS pickup service will be unavailable 
  • Delivery services delayed from 4 to 10 November 2020 
  • Self drop off and collection services will be available at UPS shanghai Hongqiao center
Promotional Gifts Delivery

Promotional Gifts Delivery

ODM is committed to working with partners as a Transparent Buying Office. Establishing an open book with clients, factories, and suppliers. It is critical to get supplies moving fast and to have fair market pricing during the current Pandemic. Check out other #Covid19 and #coronavirus related posts.

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