Nouakchott - Post Report Question and Answers

How do you send and receive your letters and package mail? Are local postal facilities adequate?

Diplomatic mail. For some reason flat mail takes over a month to arrive, though packages only take two weeks. - Aug 2021

Diplo pouch but others use DHL. - Aug 2021

We sent them thru mail at work. No issues but delivery takes longer than larger posts, but nothing that we hadn't seen before. - Sep 2020

Diplomatic mail. - Apr 2019

Pouch. The shipping time is actually pretty good, about three weeks or so. We tend to get mail twice a week. - May 2016

Pouch - Dec 2015

Pouch. - Apr 2014

We use the pouch. The Mauritanian postal system is not exactly reliable. DHL and UPS are prohibitively expensive. - Aug 2011

Pouch address. No APO. - Dec 2009

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