English > Correios A to Z > International light

International light

International service for shipping of goods with priority treatment and medium terms of forwarding and delivery, focused on shipping of gifts and samples up to R$1.000,00 (one thousand reais).

Who can use: Natural persons (payment in cash) and juridical persons (payment in cash or to be invoiced). 


Delivery location: In residence or in postal unit, depending on the country of destination.

Delivery foreseen terms: Vary according to country of destination.

Why use this service

- Automatic registration; - Automatic free insurance;  - Distribution network in over 200 countries;

Cash In all  Correios post offices

To be invoiced (juridical persons) Contracts can be made in each state commercial/sales managements.

 Prices and terms

Learn prices and terms here.

How exporter can receive sale money
In case of commercial exportation, exporter may use the following means, among others, to receive the value from importer: 
- Through Correios: International Money Order; -through banks: Foreign exchange contract and exchange slip;- Through credit card operators: International Credit card.

List of Prohibitions and Restrictions

Declaration of content is mandatory for all international goods transportation services, whether Commercial or non-commercial exportation

Weight limit: 2 kg

Dimensions:  Package, envelope and box: - Minimum: 9 cm x 14 cm; - Maximum: 90 cm (length + height + thickness). Largest dimension (length or height or thickness) 60 cm maximum.   

Roll: - Minimum: 10 cm (length); Length plus two times diameter = 17 cm minimum. - Maximum: 90 cm (length). Length plus two times diameter = 104 cm maximum.

Packing: Every Light International service good shall be packed and closed by sender in pack that resists to content weight, shape and nature, as well as to transportation conditions. The pack may be acquired in Correios, in other suppliers or fabricated by the client himself, provided that it satisfies recommended conditions:  envelopes, boxes, packages and rolls made out of paper, plastic, polystyrene, wood or metal, wrapped in flat and resistant paper.

To learn more


Optional services and products: - Return receipt: confirmation of delivery with acceptance varying in different countries; - Parcel boxes; - optional insurance – for value superior to automatic insurance value.


NCM reference;Where to post – Countries index cardProforma invoiceCommercial invoice