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Ebay package sitting in sort facility?
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎06-06-2012

I sent a package with parcel post containing an iPod video on November 4, and it was processed at a sort facility on November 6, according to USPS delivery confirmation. Since then it has not shown any updates and the buyer has not received it. Anyone have any insight on what could be going on? Here's the what it said when I tracked it.


Processed at USPS Origin Sort Facility

November 06, 2012, 3:27 pm


Accepted at USPS Origin Sort Facility

November 06, 2012, 2:12 pm


Electronic Shipping Info Received

November 03, 2012


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Community Member
Posts: 3,243
Registered: ‎08-31-2004
in reply to dude5694

DC numbers are not tracking numbers.

The sorting scanned the incoming item.

Your buyer may only see the actual DC date now.


What is the estimated delivery date that showed up on your listing? But, remember that is is only and only an estimated delivery date if no bad weather or crashes, etc happen in route to your buyer.

USPS doesn't consider packages lost for about 30 days.


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Posts: 5,903
Registered: ‎02-06-2010
in reply to dude5694

Where was the package going? To the US or another country? They say the tracking stops when the package is shipped out of the US. If it is going to the US, sometimes the PO can take a long time to get a package to its destination. You might see if the PO can tell you anything.