New Issues 2018
(April - June)
This page collects only issues released during
the year 2018, period April to June.
As it is not such obvious as it looks to find
this information, this list is probably not yet complete.
In certain countries, joint issues are often announced on
the day of the issue and sometimes it takes months before
this information and the corresponding stamps reach us. Data
on missing issues or supplementary information, particularly
for countries, which are producing joint issues exceptionally,
will be highly appreciated.
Most recent update of this section on July 22, 2018.
2018 (April 27) - [C20180427]
Ecuador - Paraguay (June 13)
Relationship - Trains. Concerted issue [C1].
Identical stamps. Souvenir sheet with two stamps and two labels showing trains and train stations. Multicolored.
Identical souvenir sheets with two stamps - FDCs
2018 (May 3) - [T20180503]
Slovakia - Vatican
1150th anniversary of the recognition of the Slavic Liturgical language. Twin issue [T1].
Identical souvenir sheets with a single stamp. Mosaics in the apse of the Basilica of Saint Mary Major in Rome and the Codex Zographensis (found at the Zograf Monastery on Mount Athos, 10th century), translation of the four Gospels into old Slavonic; first four verses of the first chapter of Mark’s Gospel in old Slavonic. Multicolored.
Identical souvenir sheets with one stamp - FDCs
2018 (May 9) - [C20180509]
Colombia - Mexico (June 15)
Columbia-Mexico Year 2017-2018. Concerted issue [C3].
Different stamps. Butterflies from each country: A, Monarch (Danaus plexippus); B, Blue Morpho (Morpho peleides); flags from both countries and flowers. Multicolored.
2 se-tenant stamps - miniature sheet with 2 pairs (Colombia) or 12 pairs (Mexico) - FDCs
2018 (May 12) - [T20180512]
Thailand - Turkey
60 years of relationship. Twin issue [T1].
Identical stamps. Wrestling: A, Muay Thai, Thai boxing; B, Yagli güres, Turkish oil wrestling; flags from both countries. Multicolored.
2 se-tenant stamps in miniature sheets (Thailand) or souvenir sheet (Turkey) - miniature sheet with 5 pairs (Thailand) - FDCs
2018 (May 16) - [T20180516]
Japan - Russia
Year of Japan in Russia and year of Russia in Japan. Twin issue [T1].
Identical stamps. Flowers: A, Chrysanthemum Sakura and B, Rhododendron Daurian. Multicolored.
2 se-tenant stamps - miniature sheets (5 pairs for Japan, 7 pairs for Russia) - FDCs
2018 (May 31) - [T20180531]
Romania - Thailand
45 years of diplomatic relations. Traditional folk costumes. Twin issue [T1].
Identical stamps. Folk costumes from A, Phutai ethnic group, Northeast of Thailand; B, Oltenia region, Romanati area (Romania); flags from each country. Multicolored.
2 se-tenant stamps - panes and miniature sheets with 4 pairs for Romania - miniature sheet 8 pairs for Thailand - FDCs
2018 (June 1) - [C20180601]
Russia (June 25) - Singapore
50th anniversary of diplomatic relationships. Concerted issue [C1].
Identical stamps. Modern architecture: Gardens by the Bay (Singapore) and Zaryadye Park (Russia. Multicolored.
2 stamps (se-tenant for Russia) - miniature sheet (4 pairs for Russia, 10 individual stamps for Singapore) - souvenir sheet (Singapore) - FDCs
2018 (June 26) - [T20180626]
Palau (June 28) - Taiwan
Protection of sharks and Sea turtles - Twin issue [T1].
Identical souvenir sheets with two stamps. A, Blacktip reef shark (Carcharhinus melanopterus); B, Green Sea Turtle (Chelonia mydas). Multicolored.
Souvenir sheet with 2 stamps - FDCs - mixed FDC with stamps only