Fuel Surcharges

Current Fuel Surcharge Rates/Overview

Surcharge Effective Date
Dom. Intl.*

6.75%

2.00%

July 4, 2016 - July 31, 2016

4.75%

1.00%

June 6, 2016 - July 3, 2016

Surcharge Effective Date

3.75%

July 4, 2016 - July 31, 2016

3.25%

June 6, 2016 - July 3, 2016

Surcharge Effective Date
LTL** T/L***

13.8%

24.4%

July 18, 2016 – July 24, 2016

14.6%

26.2%

July 11, 2016 – July 17, 2016

The Canadian domestic FedEx Express fuel surcharge is based on a 4 week average of the Canadian diesel retail price per litre published weekly by Natural Resources Canada. It applies to all Canadian domestic FedEx Express services.

The Canadian export/Canadian import FedEx Express fuel surcharge is based on the monthly average U.S. jet fuel spot price published by the U.S. Department of Energy. It applies to all FedEx Express Canadian export and Canadian import services except FedEx International Premium (IP1) and FedEx® International Express Freight (IXF).^

The FedEx Ground® fuel surcharge is based on the rounded average of the national U.S. on-highway average price for a gallon of diesel fuel. FedEx has adopted a fuel surcharge calculation method for FedEx Ground services based on the fuel price published monthly by the U.S. Department of Energy.

The FedEx Freight® intra-Canada fuel surcharge is based on the weekly Canadian national average wholesale price for diesel fuel and it applies to all FedEx Freight LTL & TL shipments within Canada. FedEx has adopted a fuel surcharge calculation method for FedEx Freight services based on the fuel price per litre published weekly by Natural Resources Canada. For information on the FedEx Freight cross border fuel surcharge go to: http://www.fedexfreight.fedex.com/fuelSurcharge.do

^ To check the applicable fuel surcharges for FedEx International Premium and FedEx® International Express Freight services, please call Customer Service at 1.800.GoFedEx 1.800.463.3339.
* Refers to Canadian Export and Canadian Import services.
** LTL -Less than Truckload, applies to FedEx Freight shipments with billed weight up to 9,999 lbs.
***TL - Truckload, applies to FedEx Freight shipments with billed weight 10,000 lbs. or more.

How it Works

Changes to the FedEx Express and FedEx Ground fuel surcharges will be applied effective the first Monday of each month. The surcharge percentage will be reflected on your FedEx invoice. Information on the fuel surcharge for each month will be available approximately two weeks before the surcharge is applicable. For FedEx Express shipments, the related fuel surcharge is assessed on the net shipment rate plus applicable transportation-related surcharges. The applicable transportation-related surcharges are as follows: Extended Service Area Surcharge, Saturday Pickup or Delivery Surcharge and the Residential Delivery Surcharge. For FedEx Ground shipments, fuel surcharges are assessed on net package rate plus applicable transportation-related surcharges including electronic call tag, manual call tag, oversize and unauthorized oversize packages, residential delivery, and rural delivery.

Changes to the FedEx Freight intra-Canada fuel surcharges will be applied Monday of each week. The surcharge will be reflected on your FedEx invoice. Information on the fuel surcharge for each week will be available the Friday before the surcharge is applicable. For FedEx Freight intra-Canada shipments, the related fuel surcharge is assessed on the net shipment rate plus applicable transportation related surcharges.

 

FedEx Express and FedEx Ground Fuel Surcharge

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Canadian Domestic FedEx Express Fuel Surcharge Table

Effective June 1, 2015, the Canadian domestic FedEx Express fuel surcharge is based on Canadian diesel retail prices and it applies to all Canadian domestic FedEx Express services. FedEx has adopted a fuel surcharge calculation method for Canadian Domestic FedEx Express services, which is subject to monthly adjustment based on a rounded average of the Canadian diesel average retail price for a litre of diesel fuel.

There is a 7 week lag between the fuel price index and the fuel surcharge. For example, the fuel surcharge for June 2015 is based on the average of the Canadian diesel retail price per litre published weekly by Natural Resources Canada on May 5, April 28, April 21 and April 14.

The fuel surcharge percentages and associated trigger points are subject to change without notice. If the fuel surcharge drops below 0.75% or rises above 20.75%, the table below will be updated.


 

Canadian Domestic FedEx Express
Fuel Surcharge Table Effective June 1, 2015
(prices per litre of average Canadian diesel retail price)

At Least

But Less Than

Fuel Surcharge %

$0.74

$0.78

0.75%

$0.78

$0.82

1.75%

$0.82

$0.86

2.75%

$0.86

$0.90

3.75%

$0.90

$0.94

4.75%

$0.94

$0.98

5.75%

$0.98

$1.02

6.75%

$1.02

$1.06

7.75%

$1.06

$1.10

8.75%

$1.10

$1.14

9.75%

$1.14

$1.18

10.75%

$1.18

$1.22

11.75%

$1.22

$1.26

12.75%

$1.26

$1.30

13.75%

$1.30

$1.34

14.75%

$1.34

$1.38

15.75%

$1.38

$1.42

16.75%

$1.42

$1.46

17.75%

$1.46

$1.50

18.75%

$1.50

$1.54

19.75%

$1.54

$1.58

20.75%

Canadian Export/Canadian Import FedEx Express Fuel Surcharge Table

The Canadian export/Canadian import FedEx Express fuel surcharge is based on the U.S. spot price for jet fuel and it applies to all FedEx Express Canadian export and Canadian import services except FedEx International Premium™ (IP1) and FedEx® International Express Freight (IXF).^ FedEx has adopted a fuel surcharge calculation method for Canadian export/Canadian import FedEx Express services, which is subject to monthly adjustment based on a rounded average of the U.S. Gulf Coast (USGC) spot price for a gallon of kerosene-type jet fuel.

There is a two-month lag between the fuel price index and the fuel surcharge. For example, the fuel surcharge for June 2015 is based on the average U.S. jet fuel spot price published by the U.S. Department of Energy for April 2015.

The fuel surcharge percentages and associated trigger points are subject to change without notice. If the fuel surcharge rises above 4.75%, the table below will be updated.

 

FedEx Express Canadian-Export/Canadian-Import
Fuel Surcharge Table
Effective November 2, 2015
(U.S. prices per gallon of jet fuel)

At Least

But Less Than

Fuel Surcharge %

$0.00

$0.99

0.00%

$0.99

$1.03

0.25%

$1.03

$1.07

0.50%

$1.07

$1.11

0.75%

$1.11

$1.15

1.00%

$1.15

$1.19

1.25%

$1.19

$1.23

1.50%

$1.23

$1.27

1.75%

$1.27

$1.31

2.00%

$1.31

$1.35

2.25%

$1.35

$1.39

2.50%

$1.39

$1.43

2.75%

$1.43

$1.47

3.00%

$1.47

$1.51

3.25%

$1.51

$1.55

3.50%

$1.55

$1.59

3.75%

$1.59

$1.63

4.00%

$1.63

$1.67

4.25%

$1.67

$1.71

4.50%

$1.71

$1.75

4.75%

FedEx Ground Fuel Surcharge Table

The fuel surcharge percentage for FedEx Ground® services is subject to monthly adjustment based on a rounded average of the national U.S. on-highway average price for a gallon of diesel fuel. The fuel surcharge percentages and associated trigger points are subject to change without notice. If the fuel surcharge drops below 1.5% or rises above 5.75%, the table below will be updated.

 

FedEx Ground Fuel Surcharge Table
Effective November 2, 2015
(U.S. prices per gallon of diesel fuel)

At Least

But Less Than

Fuel Surcharge %

$1.48

$1.57

1.50%

$1.57

$1.66

1.75%

$1.66

$1.75

2.00%

$1.75

$1.84

2.25%

$1.84

$1.93

2.50%

$1.93

$2.02

2.75%

$2.02

$2.11

3.00%

$2.11

$2.20

3.25%

$2.20

$2.29

3.50%

$2.29

$2.38

3.75%

$2.38

$2.47

4.00%

$2.47

$2.56

4.25%

$2.56

$2.65

4.50%

$2.65

$2.74

4.75%

$2.74

$2.83

5.00%

$2.83

$2.92

5.25%

$2.92

$3.01

5.50%

$3.01

$3.10

5.75%

Additional Resources

The U.S. Department of Energy and Natural Resources Canada publish the prices in these indexes and FedEx is not responsible for the information provided.

FedEx Freight Intra-Canada Fuel Surcharge

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FedEx Freight Intra-Canada Fuel Surcharge

For more information on the FedEx Freight® Intra-Canada fuel surcharge, please refer to the FedEx Freight Rules Tariff

 

FedEx Freight Intra-Canada LTL & TL Fuel Surcharge Table
Effective November 2, 2015
(cents per litre of average Canadian diesel wholesale price)

At Least

But Less Than

LTL Fuel Surcharge (%)

TL Fuel Surcharge (%)

30.00 30.30 5.70% 5.30%
30.30 30.70 5.80% 5.50%
30.70 31.00 5.90% 5.80%
31.00 31.40 6.00% 6.00%
31.40 31.80 6.10% 6.30%
31.80 32.20 6.20% 6.50%
32.20 32.50 6.30% 6.70%
32.50 32.80 6.40% 6.90%
32.80 33.20 6.50% 7.20%
33.20 33.50 6.60% 7.40%
33.50 33.90 6.70% 7.60%
33.90 34.20 6.80% 7.90%
34.20 34.60 6.90% 8.10%
34.60 35.00 7.00% 8.40%
35.00 35.30 7.10% 8.60%
35.30 35.70 7.20% 8.80%
35.70 36.00 7.30% 9.10%
36.00 36.40 7.40% 9.30%
36.40 36.70 7.50% 9.60%
36.70 37.10 7.60% 9.80%
37.10 37.40 7.70% 10.00%
37.40 37.80 7.80% 10.20%
37.80 38.20 7.90% 10.50%
38.20 38.50 8.00% 10.70%
38.50 38.90 8.10% 10.90%
38.90 39.20 8.20% 11.20%
39.20 39.60 8.30% 11.40%
39.60 39.90 8.40% 11.70%
39.90 40.30 8.50% 11.90%
40.30 40.60 8.60% 12.20%
40.60 41.00 8.70% 12.40%
41.00 41.40 8.80% 12.60%
41.40 41.70 8.90% 12.80%
41.70 42.10 9.00% 13.10%
42.10 42.40 9.10% 13.30%
42.40 42.80 9.20% 13.50%
42.80 43.10 9.30% 13.80%
43.10 43.40 9.40% 14.00%
43.40 43.80 9.50% 14.20%
43.80 44.20 9.60% 14.50%
44.20 44.60 9.70% 14.70%
44.60 44.90 9.80% 15.00%
44.90 45.30 9.90% 15.20%
45.30 45.60 10.00% 15.40%
45.60 45.90 10.10% 15.70%
45.90 46.30 10.20% 15.90%
46.30 46.60 10.30% 16.10%
46.60 47.00 10.40% 16.40%
47.00 47.40 10.50% 16.60%
47.40 47.80 10.60% 16.80%
47.80 48.10 10.70% 17.10%
48.10 48.40 10.80% 17.30%
48.40 48.80 10.90% 17.50%
48.80 49.10 11.00% 17.80%
49.10 49.50 11.10% 18.00%
49.50 49.80 11.20% 18.30%
49.80 50.20 11.30% 18.50%
50.20 50.60 11.40% 18.70%
50.60 50.90 11.50% 18.90%
50.90 51.30 11.60% 19.20%
51.30 51.60 11.70% 19.40%
51.60 52.00 11.80% 19.60%
52.00 52.30 11.90% 19.90%
52.30 52.70 12.00% 20.10%
52.70 53.00 12.10% 20.40%
53.00 53.40 12.20% 20.60%
53.40 53.80 12.30% 20.80%
53.80 54.10 12.40% 21.10%
54.10 54.50 12.50% 21.30%
54.50 54.80 12.60% 21.50%
54.80 55.20 12.70% 21.80%
55.20 55.50 12.80% 22.00%
55.50 55.90 12.90% 22.20%
55.90 56.20 13.00% 22.50%
56.20 56.60 13.10% 22.70%
56.60 57.00 13.20% 22.90%
57.00 57.30 13.30% 23.20%
57.30 57.70 13.40% 23.40%
57.70 58.00 13.50% 23.70%
58.00 58.40 13.60% 23.90%
58.40 58.70 13.70% 24.10%
58.70 59.00 13.80% 24.40%
59.00 59.40 13.90% 24.60%
59.40 59.80 14.00% 24.80%
59.80 60.20 14.10% 25.10%
60.20 60.50 14.20% 25.30%
60.50 60.90 14.30% 25.50%
60.90 61.20 14.40% 25.80%
61.20 61.50 14.50% 26.00%
61.50 61.90 14.60% 26.20%
61.90 62.20 14.70% 26.50%
62.20 62.60 14.80% 26.70%
62.60 63.00 14.90% 27.00%
63.00 63.40 15.00% 27.20%
63.40 63.70 15.10% 27.40%
63.70 64.00 15.20% 27.60%
64.00 64.40 15.30% 27.90%
64.40 64.70 15.40% 28.10%
64.70 65.10 15.50% 28.30%
65.10 65.40 15.60% 28.60%
65.40 65.80 15.70% 28.80%
65.80 66.20 15.80% 29.10%
66.20 66.50 15.90% 29.30%
66.50 66.90 16.00% 29.50%
66.90 67.20 16.10% 29.80%
67.20 67.60 16.20% 30.00%
67.60 67.90 16.30% 30.20%
67.90 68.30 16.40% 30.50%
68.30 68.60 16.50% 30.70%
68.60 69.00 16.60% 30.90%
69.00 69.40 16.70% 31.20%
69.40 69.70 16.80% 31.40%
69.70 70.10 16.90% 31.60%
70.10 70.40 17.00% 31.90%
70.40 70.80 17.10% 32.10%
70.80 71.10 17.20% 32.40%
71.10 71.50 17.30% 32.60%
71.50 71.80 17.40% 32.90%
71.80 72.20 17.50% 33.10%
72.20 72.60 17.60% 33.30%
72.60 72.90 17.70% 33.50%
72.90 73.30 17.80% 33.80%
73.30 73.60 17.90% 34.00%
73.60 74.00 18.00% 34.20%
74.00 74.30 18.10% 34.50%
74.30 74.60 18.20% 34.70%
74.60 75.00 18.30% 34.90%
75.00 75.40 18.40% 35.20%
75.40 75.80 18.50% 35.40%
75.80 76.10 18.60% 35.70%
76.10 76.50 18.70% 35.90%
76.50 76.80 18.80% 36.10%
76.80 77.10 18.90% 36.40%
77.10 77.50 19.00% 36.60%
77.50 77.80 19.10% 36.80%
77.80 78.20 19.20% 37.00%
78.20 78.60 19.30% 37.30%
78.60 79.00 19.40% 37.50%
79.00 79.30 19.50% 37.80%
79.30 79.60 19.60% 38.00%
79.60 80.00 19.70% 38.20%
80.00 80.30 19.80% 38.50%
80.30 80.70 19.90% 38.70%
80.70 81.00 20.00% 39.00%
81.00 81.40 20.10% 39.20%
81.40 81.80 20.20% 39.40%
81.80 82.10 20.30% 39.60%
82.10 82.50 20.40% 39.90%
82.50 82.80 20.50% 40.10%
82.80 83.20 20.60% 40.30%
83.20 83.50 20.70% 40.60%
83.50 83.90 20.80% 40.80%
83.90 84.20 20.90% 41.10%
84.20 84.60 21.00% 41.30%
84.60 85.00 21.10% 41.50%
85.00 85.30 21.20% 41.80%
85.30 85.70 21.30% 42.00%
85.70 86.00 21.40% 42.20%
86.00 86.40 21.50% 42.50%
86.40 86.70 21.60% 42.70%
86.70 87.10 21.70% 42.90%
87.10 87.40 21.80% 43.20%
87.40 87.80 21.90% 43.40%
87.80 88.20 22.00% 43.60%
88.20 88.50 22.10% 43.90%
88.50 88.90 22.20% 44.10%
88.90 89.20 22.30% 44.40%
89.20 89.60 22.40% 44.60%
89.60 89.90 22.50% 44.80%
89.90 90.20 22.60% 45.10%
90.20 90.60 22.70% 45.30%
90.60 91.00 22.80% 45.50%
91.00 91.40 22.90% 45.80%
91.40 91.70 23.00% 46.00%
91.70 92.10 23.10% 46.20%
92.10 92.40 23.20% 46.50%
92.40 92.70 23.30% 46.70%
92.70 93.10 23.40% 46.90%
93.10 93.40 23.50% 47.20%
93.40 93.80 23.60% 47.40%
93.80 94.20 23.70% 47.70%
94.20 94.60 23.80% 47.90%
94.60 94.90 23.90% 48.10%
94.90 95.20 24.00% 48.30%
95.20 95.60 24.10% 48.60%
95.60 95.90 24.20% 48.80%
95.90 96.30 24.30% 49.00%
96.30 96.60 24.40% 49.30%
96.60 97.00 24.50% 49.50%
97.00 97.40 24.60% 49.80%
97.40 97.70 24.70% 50.00%
97.70 98.10 24.80% 50.20%
98.10 98.40 24.90% 50.50%
98.40 98.80 25.00% 50.70%
98.80 99.10 25.10% 50.90%
99.10 99.50 25.20% 51.20%
99.50 99.80 25.30% 51.40%
99.80 100.20 25.40% 51.60%
100.20 100.60 25.50% 51.90%
100.60 100.90 25.60% 52.10%
100.90 101.30 25.70% 52.30%
101.30 101.60 25.80% 52.60%
101.60 102.00 25.90% 52.80%
102.00 102.30 26.00% 53.10%
102.30 102.70 26.10% 53.30%
102.70 103.00 26.20% 53.60%
103.00 103.40 26.30% 53.80%
103.40 103.80 26.40% 54.00%
103.80 104.10 26.50% 54.20%
104.10 104.50 26.60% 54.50%
104.50 104.80 26.70% 54.70%
104.80 105.20 26.80% 54.90%
105.20 105.50 26.90% 55.20%
105.50 105.80 27.00% 55.40%
105.80 106.20 27.10% 55.60%
106.20 106.60 27.20% 55.90%
106.60 107.00 27.30% 56.10%
107.00 107.30 27.40% 56.40%
107.30 107.70 27.50% 56.60%
107.70 108.00 27.60% 56.80%
108.00 108.30 27.70% 57.10%
108.30 108.70 27.80% 57.30%
108.70 109.00 27.90% 57.50%
109.00 109.40 28.00% 57.70%
109.40 109.80 28.10% 58.00%
109.80 110.20 28.20% 58.20%
110.20 110.50 28.30% 58.50%
110.50 110.80 28.40% 58.70%
110.80 111.20 28.50% 58.90%
111.20 111.50 28.60% 59.20%
111.50 111.90 28.70% 59.40%
111.90 112.20 28.80% 59.70%
112.20 112.60 28.90% 59.90%
112.60 113.00 29.00% 60.10%
113.00 113.30 29.10% 60.30%
113.30 113.70 29.20% 60.60%
113.70 114.00 29.30% 60.80%
114.00 114.40 29.40% 61.00%
114.40 114.70 29.50% 61.30%
114.70 115.10 29.60% 61.50%
115.10 115.40 29.70% 61.80%
115.40 115.80 29.80% 62.00%
115.80 116.20 29.90% 62.20%
116.20 116.50 30.00% 62.50%
116.50 116.90 30.10% 62.70%
116.90 117.20 30.20% 62.90%
117.20 117.60 30.30% 63.20%
117.60 117.90 30.40% 63.40%
117.90 118.30 30.50% 63.60%
118.30 118.60 30.60% 63.90%
118.60 119.00 30.70% 64.10%
119.00 119.40 30.80% 64.30%
119.40 119.70 30.90% 64.60%
119.70 120.00 31.00% 64.80%


Fuel surcharge percentages and associated trigger points are subject to change at any time without notice.

Historical Fuel Surcharge Rates

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Surcharge Effective Date
Dom. Intl.*

4.75%

0.50%

May 2, 2016 - June 5, 2016

3.75%

0.00%

April 4, 2016 - May 1, 2016

4.75%

0.00%

March 7, 2016 - April 3, 2016

Surcharge Effective Date

3.00%

May 2, 2016 - June 5, 2016

2.75%

April 4, 2016 - May 1, 2016

3.25%

March 7, 2016 - April 3, 2016

Surcharge Effective Date
LTL** T/L***

14.4%

25.8%

July 4, 2016 – July 10, 2016

14.1%

25.1%

June 27, 2016 – July 3, 2016

14.8%

26.7

June 20, 2016 – June 26, 2016

* Refers to Canadian Export and Canadian Import services.
**LTL - Less than Truckload, applies to FedEx Freight shipments with billed weight up to 9,999 lbs.
***TL - Truckload, applies to FedEx Freight shipments with billed weight 10,000 lbs or more.