China Post EMS ePacket

EMS courier service in China

Track China ePacket - China EMS package

China Postal Express & Logistics is mainly engaged in domestic express, international express, contract logistics, and LTL. Domestic and international express provides premium, standard and economy shipping products in terms of delivery time, and also operates some value-added service such as COD. Contract logistics covers the overall process of supply chain, including warehousing, and transport.

Adhering to the service philosophy of "Treasure Every Moment, Serve with Heart at Every Step", the company is dedicated to offering customers with convenient, fast, secure and reliable door-to-door express and logistics services, and becoming a domestically leading and globally competitive Express & Logistics company with the strongest integrated service capacity.


ePacket is a shipping option offered by Chinese and Hong Kong merchants when shopping on popular Chinese marketplaces like Aliexpress, Lazada, GearBest, Banggood. ePacket shipping allows these merchants to provide a fast and affordable shipping option for light packages.

In 2011, the United States Postal Service formally announced the new shipping service and agreement with Hongkong Post and eBay China, allowing ePacket shipping tracking from China and Hong Kong and receiving USPS First Class Mail Service along with a delivery confirmation service.

ePacket deliveries began as a quick and affordable shipping solution from China and Hong Kong to the United States. From past years, ePacket has expanded into 30 other countries such as Canada and Australia.

Can you track an Epacket from China?

ePacket shipments are trackable to your door and our web site will help you track any ePacket package.

You can track ePacket shipments by using USPS, ePacket China Post or by using our postal tracker. ParcelsApp will track ePacket with USPS, China Post EMS, translate all statues from Chinese to English and estimate delivery time of your package.

ePacket tracking numbers

China Post EMS or ePacket tracking numbers look like Lx000000000CN, Ex000000000CN

Tracking Number Format

The tracking number of EUB is made up of 13 characters beginning with “L” and another letter then followed with 9 digits and ending with “CN”. i.e. LK987654321CN

China Post EUB tracking

EUB is often used by eBay sellers to deliver items to USA, Australia and UK buyers. The items must not exceed 4.4 lb (2 kg) in weight. The total of the length, width and height of the outer package must not be more than 35 in, and neither the length, width or height can be longer than 24 in. An EUB parcel reaches its destination in 7 – 10 working days. The tracking number of an EUB parcel from China begins with “L” or “A” and ends with “CN”. The tracking information is available in the EMS tracking system.

China EMS ePacket (EUB) or what is ePacket/EUB?

For the needs of e-commerce goods’ delivery between China mainland and Hong Kong, Taiwan, Macau and more countries, China Postal Express & Logistics Co., Ltd provides E-commerce express services which meet the needs of the individuals and enterprises engaged in online trade to post some light-weight goods. The E-commerce express service includes ePacket and e-EMS.

ePacket also called EUB or e Youbao (e邮宝) is an affordable, convenient and fast shipping option offered by merchants in China and Hong Kong mainly for light parcels under the weight of 2kg (UK under 5kg). As the name (“e”Packet) implies, the shipping service was designed for ecommerce. It is an exclusive shipping service for merchants on eBay, Aliexpress, etc. ePacket is registered and can be tracked for online buyers to follow the status of their packets shipped out from China and Hong Kong.

How long does it take for an ePacket to be delivered?

Estimated Delivery Time to Mexico: 20 working days

Estimated Delivery Time to Russia, Saudi Arabia and Ukraine: 7- 20 working days

Estimated Delivery Time to other countries: 7 - 30 working days.

The above time is the average arrival time for ePacket. Some of the parcels may be delayed by holidays, bad weather or other reasons. In most cases, it should arrive in two months. Better contact China EMS as soon as possible if you couldn't receive it within two months as it's not normal.

Weight limit for ePacket packages

Each ePacket package should be less than 2 kg. The only exception to this is when shipping to Israel and UK. Packages to Israel can be up to 3 kg and packages to UK can be up to 5 kg.

International EMS (Express Mail Service)

EMS (Short for Express Mail Service) China is a subsidiary of China Post. Mainly operating China domestic and international EMS services, it is the largest provider in China's express service industry. It has established a continuously growing network, linking the world, covering the whole nation of China including rural areas. The service covers more than 200 countries and regions and up to 2000 China domestic cities at present.

The China International Express Mail Service is a shipment delivery service offered by China Postal Express & Logistics and other postal operators in the world. It delivers documents and materials, urgent letters, financial bills, samples and all kinds of goods from and to other countries, Taiwan, Hong Kong as well as Macao with fast speed and high reliability. At the same time, the tracking service is offered in a variety of ways.

Format of EMS Tracking Number

The tracking number (Shipment ID) of EMS is composed of 13 characters. It begins with “E” (represents Express Mail) and another letter and ends with “CN” or “CS”. Between them are 9 digits.

EMS Shipping Time

In general, an EMS parcel can reach its destination within 3-7 working days. For some remote areas, it may need another two days.

To Southeast Asia and South Asia Areas: within 3 days

To Australia: within 4 days

To European and American countries: within 5 days

International e-EMS

To satisfy the delivery needs of high quality merchandise for individuals and enterprises engaged in online trade, China EMS designs a new business which is called e-EMS. It was launched in 2014 and is now a new economic, convenient and fast shipping method for cross border e-commerce sellers. Similar to e-packet/EUB, the service is charged for every 50gm which reduce the logistics cost for sellers greatly thus improve market competitiveness of products.

International e-EMS Coverage

At present, e-EMS is available to 50 countries and areas including Taiwan, Hong Kong, Russia, Australia, Japan, South Korea, Singapore, United Kingdom, France, Brazil, Spain, Netherlands, Canada, Ukraine, Belarus, New Zealand, Argentina, Indonesia, Philippines, Pakistan, Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Mexico, Oman, United Arab Emirates, Italy, Germany, Belgium, Ireland, Denmark, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Poland, Portugal, Sweden, Switzerland, Norway and Croatia.

International e-EMS Delivery Time

Japan, South Korea, India, Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan: 2 - 4 days

US, UK, France, Australia, Spain, Holland: 5 - 7 days

Canada, Russia, Brazil, Belarus, Ukraine: 7 - 10 days

South Africa: 10 - 15 days

With Parcels app, you can easily find out the exact location of your packages or shipments delivered by China Post EMS ePacket.

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China Post EMS ePacket tracking statuses

Status Description
Despatch from Sorting Center
Arrival at Sorting Center
Arrival at delivery office
Handed over to Customs
Released from Customs
Paying Tax
Returned to Shipper
Customs Released
Held by Customs
Delivery arranged
Returned to Sender
Attempted delivery
Customs Declaration
Hand over to airline
Arrive at facility
Depart from facility
Outbound in sorting center
Arrived at facility
Inbound in sorting center
Accepted by carrier
Waiting for pick up
Shipment confirmation
Send item to customs (Inb)
Receive item at office of exchange (Inb)
Send item abroad (EDI-received)
The item was forwarded to the destination country (Otb)
Receive item from customer (Otb)

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