It transports items by air at a lower priority than airmail. The service is faster than surface mail while the cost is lower than airmail.
Features of Economy Air (SAL)
This is a service where international mail is handled as surface mail in both Japan and the destination country and as airmail between the two countries. The service is faster than surface mail while the cost is lower than airmail.
*The service is available for various countries/areas.
Asia: India, Indonesia, Wake, Guam, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, China, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Palau, Philippines, Hong Kong, Marshall, Malaysia, Micronesia, Midway.
Oceania: Australia, New Zealand.
North/Central America: United States of America (USA), Canada, Saint Pierre et Miquelon, U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Mexico.
South America: Argentina, Colombia, Chile, Paraguay, Brazil, Peru.
Middle East: United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Bahrain.
Europe: Iceland, Serbia, Ireland, Tajikistan, Azerbaijan, Czech Republic, Armenia, Denmark, Andorra, Turkmenistan, Italy, Germany, Ukraine, Norway, Uzbekistan, Hungary, United Kingdom, Vatican City, Estonia, Finland, Austria, France, Netherlands, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Belgium, Kyrgyz, Northern Islands, Greece, Poland, Croatia, Portugal, Greenland, Malta, Georgia, Monaco, San Marino, Moldova, Gibraltar, Montenegro, Switzerland, Latvia, Sweden, Lithuania, Spain, Liechtenstein, Slovakia, Luxembourg, Slovenia, Russian Federation.
Africa: Algeria, Egypt, Kenya, Republic of South Africa.