Mail Transport Equipment (MTAC Update)

08/20/2015

The Postal Service provided an updated on Mail Transport Equipment (MTE) at the August Mailers’ Technical Advisory Committee (MTAC).

They have budgeted $85M in new buys for FY 2015.

The inventories in early August stood at the following with new purchases still being received:

  • 3.9 M EMM Trays & Sleeves
  • 2.3 M MM Trays & Sleeves
  • 1.5 M Half & Sleeves
  • 2 M Pallet
  • 2.6 M Flat Tubs

They reminded industry that if a mailer has extra, USPS must accept if back and to please return it to stock.

USPS provided notes from MTAC are available at https://ribbs.usps.gov/mtac/documents/tech_guides/2015/minutes/.