Post&Parcel--DHL Express has announced general price increases for its services around the world, effective from January 1, 2012.

Price changes vary from country to country, but include a general rate increase across Europe, understood to be between the 2% seen in Switzerland and 4.9% in Finland.

In most countries in Europe, including the UK and Germany, there is to be a 3.5% increase in DHL Express international products and a 5% increase in domestic products, the company said.

In the Asia Pacific region, there will be a general price increase for express services in most countries of 4.5%, including in Singapore. Read more!