Royal Mail considers contract parcels fuel surcharge


Royal Mail is considering applying a fuel surcharge to some of its contract parcels and mail services, while rival carrier UK Mail has reduced parcel prices for SMEs. If approved, Royal Mail plans to increase prices for contract parcels and mail customers to account for the rising cost of fuel from 1 April. A spokesman for Royal Mail Group said: “Fuel surcharging is standard practice in the parcels delivery market. Royal Mail does not currently apply a surcharge to the […]