FedEx® Electronic Trade Documents


Say Hello to Streamlined International Shipping

With the FedEx® Electronic Trade Documents shipping solution, you can submit your customs documents electronically, so you don’t have to print multiple copies and attach them to your packages. When you ship using FedEx ETD, you’ll gain operational efficiencies, save time and money and enjoy peace of mind.

With FedEx® Electronic Trade Documents, you can:


Be efficient

  • Upload your own customs documents or use FedEx-generated ones. Whichever you choose, your documentation is submitted electronically.
  • Customize your electronic trade documents by uploading your company letter head and signature image.


Save time and money

  • Submit electronic trade documents, saving paper, trees, energy and printing costs.
  • This international trade solution saves you time by eliminating manual signing, folding, stuffing and attaching customs documents to each shipment.


Enjoy peace of mind

  • Get a head start on customs clearance by submitting your electronic trade documents ahead of your shipment to reduce the chance of customs delays.
  • Enjoy pre-clearance assistance and proactive problem resolution.

The FedEx paperless processing solution is aimed at reducing paper waste and creating more efficient ways of conducting business for our customers and employees. FedEx paperless processing is part of our sustainability initiative, EarthSmart, a FedEx commitment to connect the world in responsible and resourceful ways.