Updated: Monday, 19 Nov 2012, 12:00 AM EST
Published : Sunday, 18 Nov 2012, 9:10 PM EST
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) - UPS plans to raise rates for the New Year.
The world's largest delivery company is hiking its prices by an average of 4.5% for UPS air and international services.
That's for packages mailed from the United States.
Rates for ground service and next-day delivery between the US, Canada and Puerto Rico are going up 4.9%.
The new rates take effect December 31st.