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MOSCOW, June 13. /TASS/. Express delivery EMS “Mail of Russia” in the I quarter of 2017 took sixth place out of 198 postal operators in the world rankings on quality of service of international mail shipments, it follows from the results of the rating prepared by PwC.

In the ranking of 2017 took first place in Finland, second – Moldova, the third – Latvia, the fourth – Switzerland, the fifth – Cayman Islands.

EMS (Express Mail Service) – delivery, freight, established in 1989 within the framework of the universal postal Union, in contrast to private multinational companies. In each of the member countries of the EMS delivery shipments and parcels implement national postal operators (in Russia is “Pochta Rossii”, which provides this service in all its branches).

“Mail of Russia” recalls that in 2012, Russia was on the 140-th, 2013 92 . The improved position in the international ranking of the operators EMS company relates to the fact that in recent years has been significantly improved compliance with delivery deadlines of inbound international shipments (66% in 2013 to 95% in the first quarter of 2017), the data transmission status of the EMS system of tracking increased from 90% in 2013 to 97% in 2017 Also “e-Mail” improved synthesis measurement of the performance of claim services with 68% in 2013 to 91% in the first quarter of 2017.

Besides, “Mail of Russia” “have managed to outstrip many EMS operators from other countries not only by improving the quality of work, but also due to the growth of export volumes of EMS items, the number of which amounted to 25% more than in I quarter of 2016”, the company said, citing the words of Deputy General Director for mail order business, and Express delivery of “Mail of Russia” Sergey Malyshev.

Since 1998 a network of EMS, which is a specialized unit of the UN manages the international cooperative EMS Cooperative with headquarters in Bern (Switzerland). Rates are determined by the EMS office of the state supply administration. The EMS service operates parcels (commercial attachments, documents) up to 30 kg.