Enable FedEx® Electronic Trade Documents (ETD)

Save time and reduce errors when you ship internationally. Learn how to submit customs documents electronically with FedEx Electronic Trade Documents.

  • Enable FedEx® Electronic Trade Documents (ETD)

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FedEx Electronic Trade Documents enables you to upload and submit your customs documentation so you don't need to print multiple copies - it's all processed electronically. With this shipping solution, you'll save time and money, and enjoy greater peace of mind.

Select the FedEx® technology solution you use most frequently for your international shipments to view the FedEx Electronic Trade Documents setup process.

FedEx Ship Manager® at fedex.com

With FedEx Ship Manager at fedex.com, you can get started in just a few easy steps. Watch the following videos to learn how:

FedEx Electronic Trade Documents seamlessly integrates with FedEx Ship Manager at fedex.com. Here's how you can get started:

  1. Log in to FedEx Ship Manager at fedex.com.
  2. Click Preferences above Billing Details section. 
  3. In the International Preferences section, check the Enable Electronic Trade Documents (ETD) box. If you agree to the terms and conditions, click I agree.
  4. Upload a letterhead and signature file. You'll need them for most customs documents.
  5. Click Save changes.
  6. Ship now

FedEx Ship ManagerTM Software

To get started or for more information, please contact Customer Service or your account executive.

FedEx Web Services

Contact your FedEx account executive to enable FedEx Electronic Trade Documents, or view the online documentation on FedEx Electronic Trade Documents section within the FedEx Developer Resource Center.

FedEx Ship ManagerTM Server

Contact your FedEx account executive to enable FedEx Electronic Trade Documents.

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