Connecting your supply chain: freight forwarding shipping services
Global trade comes with a lot of moving parts, including fluctuating supply chain requirements. That’s why you need solutions driven by your business needs rather than those of your carrier.
With FedEx Trade Networks, you assemble the right blend of services, transportation modes and technology to keep your freight moving forward. You can utilize all of our services as part of a total end-to-end solution, or take advantage of individual services to meet specific needs.
Air freight forwarding shipping services at a glance
|FedEx Trade Networks® air freight forwarding services|
|Options||FedEx® International DirectDistribution
|FedEx International Premium Air (1−3 days)
||FedEx International Standard Air (3−5 days)
|Value||Speed-to-market (via DC bypass)||Faster transit time||Flexible|
|Schedule||Flexible or fixed schedules||Fixed schedules||Flexible schedules|
||Door-to-door to multiple destination delivery addresses in the U.S.||Airport-to-airport,* single shipment to single destination (major airports worldwide)||Airport-to-airport,* single shipment to single destination (major airports worldwide)|
|Visibility||Shipment to item level**||Shipment to item level**||Shipment to item level**|
||Door-to-door 3−10 days||Airport-to-airport 1−3 days||Airport-to-airport 3−5 days|
||FedEx final-mile delivery||Flexible, value-based||Flexible, value-based|
||Door-to-door or airport-
|Door-to-door or airport-to-door||Flexible service options:
door-to-door, door-to-airport, airport-to-door, airport-to-airport
*Pickup and delivery available.
**Provided by FedEx Trade Networks Global Order Logistics.
Ocean freight forwarding shipping services at a glance
|FedEx Trade Networks ocean freight forwarding services|
|Options||FedEx® International DirectDistribution Ocean Solutions
||FedEx International Direct Priority OceanSM
||FedEx International Direct Economy OceanSM
|Value||Speed-to-market (via DC bypass)||Reliable service*||Flexible|
|Schedule||Shipment to multiple destinations in the U.S. and Canada||Shipment to a single destination in the U.S.||Shipment to a single destination worldwide|
||FedEx final-mile delivery via FedEx Express, FedEx Ground, FedEx SmartPost, FedEx Freight or FedEx Custom Critical**||LCL: FedEx Freight
FCL: Delivery provided by a dedicated truck with team drivers
|Flexible options available via FedEx Trade Networks carrier portfolio|
|Visibility||From shipment to item level
|From shipment to item level of detail***||From shipment to item level of detail***|
||Door-to-door, port-to-door||Door-to-door, port-to-door||Flexible service options: door-to-door, door-to-port, port-to-door, port-to-port|
||Single customer contact for transportation and project management assigned to meet your unique supply
|Single customer contact for transportation and project management assigned to meet your unique supply chain needs||Local, knowledgeable contact to meet your needs|
*FedEx Trade Networks ocean choices are not backed by a money-back guarantee.
**Not all services available in Canada and Puerto Rico.
***Provided by FedEx Trade Networks Global Order Logistics.