RateRequest Elements

The following request elements are specific to FedEx Freight shipments

Element Required Description
FreightShipmentDetail Required Includes required shipment data to obtain rates for FedEx Freight and FedEx National LTL shipments.
FreightShipmentDetail/ FedExFreightAccountNumber Optional Account number used with FedEx Freight services.
FreightShipmentDetail FedExFreightBillingAddress Optional Billing address used to validate FedEx Freight account.
FreightShipmentDetail/ FedExNationalFreightAccountNumber Optional Account number used with FedEx National LTL services.
FreightShipmentDetail/ FedExNationalFreightBillingAddress Optional Billing address used to validate FedEx National LTL account.
FreightShipmentDetail/Role Optional Indicates the role of the party submitting the transaction. Valid values are:
  • CONSIGNEE
  • SHIPPER
  • THIRD_PARTY
FreightShipmentDetail/PaymentType Optional Designates which of the requester's tariffs will be used for rating. Valid values are:
  • COLLECT
  • PREPAID
FreightShipmentDetail/NewGoods Optional Specify TRUE to declare shipment contents as new for valuation purposes.
FreightShipmentDetail/ DeclaredValue Optional Carriage value of shipment. This field is for information only. The RequestedShipment InsuredValue field must be used to request excess valuation for reimbursement in case of damage or loss.
FreightShipmentDetail/Coupons Optional Identifies promotional discounts offered to customers.
FreightShipmentDetail/HandlingUnits Optional Number of individual handling units. Used for unit pricing.
FreightShipmentDetail/ ClientDiscountPercent Optional Estimated discount rate provided by the client for an unsecured rate quote.
FreightShipmentDetail/PalletWeight Optional Total weight of pallet(s) used in shipment (excluding the actual shipment merchandise).
FreightShipmentDetail/ ShipmentDimensions Optional Overall shipment dimensions.
FreightShipmentDetail/Comment Optional Description for the shipment.
FreightShipmentDetail/LineItem Optional Details of the commodities in the shipment.
FreightShipmentLineItem/ FreightClass Required Freight class for this line item. Valid values are:
  • CLASS_050
  • CLASS_055
  • CLASS_060
  • CLASS_065
  • CLASS_070
  • CLASS_077_5
  • CLASS_085
  • CLASS_092_5
  • CLASS_100
  • CLASS_110
  • CLASS_125
  • CLASS_150
  • CLASS_175
  • CLASS_200
  • CLASS_250
  • CLASS_300
  • CLASS_400
  • CLASS_500
FreightShipmentLineItem/Packaging Optional Physical packaging type for this commodity or freight class. Valid values are:
  • BAG
  • BARREL
  • BASKET
  • BOX
  • BUCKET
  • BUNDLE
  • CARTON
  • CASE
  • CONTAINER
  • CRATE
  • CYLINDER
  • DRUM
  • ENVELOPE
  • HAMPER
  • OTHER
  • PAIL
  • PALLET
  • PIECE
  • REEL
  • ROLL
  • SKID
  • TANK
  • TUBE
FreightShipmentLineItem/Description Optional Customer-provided description for this commodity or freight class.
FreightShipmentLineItem/Weight Optional Weight for this commodity or freight class.
FreightShipmentLineItem/Volume Optional Volume (cubic measure) for this commodity or freight class.
FreightGuarantee Optional Identifies the delivery guarantee type. Valid values are:
  • GUARANTEED_DATE
  • GUARANTEED_MORNING
  • GUARANTEED_TIME
FreightServiceScheduling Optional Specifies the type of service scheduling offered from a FedEx Freight or FedEx National LTL Service Center to a customer-supplied address. Valid values are:
  • LIMITED
  • STANDARD
  • WILL_CALL
FreightRateDetail Optional Rate data specific to FedEx Freight or FedEx National LTL services.
FreightRateDetail/QuoteNumber Optional A unique identifier for a specific rate quotation.
FreightRateDetail/BaseCharges Optional Freight charges that will be added to the total base charge for the shipment.
FreightRateDetail/Notations Optional Specify any additional descriptive information on this shipment rating.
FreightServiceCenterDetail Optional Describes the relationship between a customer-specified address and the FedEx Freight or FedEx National LTL Service Center that supports that address.
FlatbedTrailerOption Optional Specify the flatbed trailer option. Valid values are:
  • OVER_DIMENSION
  • TARP
FlatbedTrailerDetail Optional Specifies the optional features and characteristics requested for a Freight shipment utilizing a flatbed trailer.
ShipmentSpecialServicesRequested SpecialServiceTypesRequested Shipment/SpecialServicesRequested/ SpecialServiceTypes Optional Identifies the collection of special freight services. Valid FedEx Freight types are:
  • INSIDE_PICKUP
  • INSIDE_DELIVERY
  • EXHIBITION
  • EXTREME_LENGTH
  • FLATBED_TRAILER
  • FREIGHT_GUARANTEE
  • LIFTGATE_DELIVERY
  • LIFTGATE_PICKUP
  • LIMITED_ACCESS_DELIVERY
  • LIMITED_ACCESS_PICKUP
  • PRE_DELIVERY_NOTIFICATION
  • PROTECTION_FROM_FREEZING
  • REGIONAL_MALL_DELIVERY
  • REGIONAL_MALL_PICKUP
RequestedShipment/ SpecialServicesRequested/ SpecialServiceTypes/ INSIDE_DELIVERY Optional If you choose the Inside Delivery option, this element is required. This element may be used in conjunction with the Inside Pickup option.
RequestedShipment/ SpecialServicesRequested/ SpecialServiceTypes/INSIDE_PICKUP Optional If you choose the Inside Pickup option, this element is required. This element may be used with the Inside Delivery option.
RequestedShipment/ SpecialServicesRequested/ SpecialServiceTypes/EXHIBITION Optional The freight shipment address and content is for amusement park, trade show, fair, etc.
RequestedShipment/ SpecialServicesRequested/ SpecialServiceTypes/ EXTREME_LENGTH Optional The freight shipment contains shipping unit or piece with excessive length.
RequestedShipment/ SpecialServicesRequested/ SpecialServiceTypes/ FLATBED_TRAILER Optional The freight shipment requires flatbed trailer.
RequestedShipment/ SpecialServicesRequested/ SpecialServiceTypes/ FREIGHT_GUARANTEE Optional The freight shipment has date or date-and-time delivery guarantee. Valid values are:
  • GUARANTEED_DATE
  • GUARANTEED_MORNING
  • GUARANTEED_TIME
RequestedShipment/ SpecialServicesRequested/ SpecialServiceTypes/ LIFTGATE_DELIVERY Optional The freight shipment requires a lift gate at delivery address.
RequestedShipment/ SpecialServicesRequested/ SpecialServiceTypes/ LIFTGATE_PICKUP Optional The freight shipment requires a lift gate at pickup address.
RequestedShipment/ SpecialServicesRequested/ SpecialServiceTypes/ LIMITED_ACCESS_DELIVERY Optional The freight shipment to be delivered at address with limited access.
RequestedShipment/ SpecialServicesRequested/ SpecialServiceTypes/ LIMITED_ACCESS_PICKUP Optional The freight shipment will be picked up at address with limited access.
RequestedShipment/ SpecialServicesRequested/ SpecialServiceTypes/ PRE_DELIVERY_NOTIFICATION Optional The freight shipment requires notification to the recipient prior to delivery.
RequestedShipment/ SpecialServicesRequested/ SpecialServiceTypes/ PROTECTION_FROM_FREEZING Optional The freight shipment requires protection from freezing temperatures.
RequestedShipment/ SpecialServicesRequested/ SpecialServiceTypes/ REGIONAL_MALL_DELIVERY Optional The freight shipment will be delivered at major regional shopping mall.
RequestedShipment/ SpecialServicesRequested/ SpecialServiceTypes/ REGIONAL_MALL_PICKUP Optional The freight shipment will be picked up at major regional shopping mall.

The following reply elements are specific to FedEx Freight shipments:

Element Description
ServiceType Identifies the type of service used to ship the package. Valid FedEx Freight options are:
  • FEDEX_FREIGHT
  • FEDEX_NATIONAL_FREIGHT
ReplyDetails/FREIGHT_GUARANTEE Specifies how the freight has been guaranteed for delivery. Valid FedEx Freight values are:
  • GUARANTEED_DATE
  • GUARANTEED_MORNING
  • GUARANTEED_TIME
ReplyDetails/FLATBED_TRAILER Surcharge for a flatbed trailer.
SurchargeType/INSIDE_PICKUP Surcharge for inside pickup option.
SurchargeType/INSIDE_DELIVERY Surcharge for inside delivery option.
SurchargeType/EXHIBITION Surcharge for option.
SurchargeType/EXTREME_LENGTH Surcharge for option.
SurchargeType/FLATBED Surcharge for option.
SurchargeType/FREIGHT_GUARANTEE Surcharge for option.
SurchargeType/LIFTGATE_DELIVERY Surcharge for option.
SurchargeType/LIFTGATE_PICKUP Surcharge for option.
SurchargeType/LIMITED_ACCESS_DELIVERY Surcharge for option.
SurchargeType/LIMITED_ACCESS_PICKUP Surcharge for option.
SurchargeType/ PROTECTION_FROM_FREEZING Surcharge for option.
SurchargeType/PRE_DELIVERY_NOTIFICATION Surcharge for option.
SurchargeType/REGIONAL_MALL_DELIVERY Surcharge for option.
SurchargeType/REGIONAL_MALL_PICKUP Surcharge for option.
SurchargeType/OVER_DIMENSION Surcharge for option.
SurchargeType/TARP Surcharge for option.
SurchargeType/METRO_DELIVERY Surcharge for option.
SurchargeType/METRO_PICKUP Surcharge for option.
SurchargeType/ISLAND_DELIVERY Surcharge for option.
SurchargeType/ISLAND_PICKUP Surcharge for option.
RateDiscountType The type of rate discount. Valid values are:
  • BONUS
  • COUPON
  • EARNED
  • OTHER
  • VOLUME