2018 FedEx® Rate Changes

2018 FedEx® Rate Changes

2018 FedEx® Rate Changes

Effective January 1, 2018, FedEx Express, FedEx Ground and FedEx Freight standard list rates will increase.

Effective January 1, 2018, FedEx Express, FedEx Ground and FedEx Freight standard list rates will increase.

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FedEx Express Changes

FedEx will implement the following changes to fees and other surcharges, effective January 1, 2018 unless otherwise noted:

Special Handling Fees 2017 2018
Adult Signature Required $4.50 per shipment $5.25 per shipment
Direct Signature Required $3.20 per shipment $4 per shipment
Missing or Invalid Account Numbers Fee $11.50 per shipment $12 per shipment
Extended Service Area Surcharge

New Postal Codes:
A0K, A0P, A0R, A2V, G0G, G4T, J0M, R0B, T0P, T0V, V0L, V0T, V0V, or V0W.
Intra-Canada Package and Freight Services (Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Yukon and select Manitoba*** shipments only)

Greater of $30 or $1 per lb. (0.5 kg) per shipment

*** The Extended Service Area Surcharge will be the greater of $30 or $1 per lb. (0.5 kg) per shipment for intra-Canada packages and freight picked up or delivered to Manitoba postal codes starting with R0B only.
Intra-Canada Package and Freight Services (Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Yukon and select postal codes in Newfoundland and Labrador, Quebec, Manitoba, Alberta, and British Columbia *** only)

Greater of $75 or $1 per lb. (0.5 kg) per shipment

*** The Extended Service Area Surcharge will be the greater of $75 or $1 per lb. (0.5 kg) per shipment for intra-Canada packages and freight picked up or delivered to postal codes starting with A0K, A0P, A0R, A2V, G0G, G4T, J0M, R0B, T0P, T0V, V0L, V0T, V0V, or V0W.
Residential Delivery Surcharge $3.50 per shipment $3.75 per shipment
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Effective January 22, 2018

Third-Party Billing Surcharge

  • A Third-Party Billing Surcharge will apply to shipments that are billed to a third-party. The surcharge will be charged to the third-party pay. Please see the FedEx Service Guide for the definition of a Bill Third-Party shipment
  • The Third Party Billing Surcharge applies when an account unrelated to the shipper, as solely determined by FedEx, is billed as a third party for the shipment.
  • For FedEx Express intra-Canada shipments, the surcharge is $6 per shipment.
  • For FedEx Express international export and import shipments, the surcharge is 2.5% of total shipment charges. Total shipment charges include transportation charges, surcharges and additional fees but do not include duties, taxes and ancillary clearance service fees.

Please note that customers using fedex.ca and FedEx Web Services to generate  courtesy rate quotes will automatically receive the 2018 surcharge and price  updates. Customers using FedEx Ship ManagerTM Software or FedEx Ship ManagerTM Server will be required to accept or obtain an upgrade after January  22, 2018 in order to receive the surcharge and price updates. The new software  versions will be available beginning January 22, 2018. Please accept the software  upgrade to ensure your rate quotes remain accurate.

The following software versions will support the January 22, 2018 surcharge and  price changes:

  • FedEx Ship Manager Software version 3110 or later
  • FedEx Ship Manager Server versions 15.0.8, 16.0.5, 17.0.2 or later

 

FedEx Ground Changes

FedEx will implement the following changes to fees and other surcharges, effective January 1, 2018 unless otherwise noted:

Special Handling Fees 2017 2018
Additional Handling Surcharge $9.50 per package $11 per package
Adult Signature Required $4.50 per package $5.25 per package
Declared Value $2.50 per $100 (for declared value over $100) $3 per $100 (for declared value over $100)
Direct Signature Required $3.20 per package $4 per package
Missing or Invalid Account Numbers Fee $11 per package $12 per package
FedEx Ground® Alternate Address Pickup Fee $7.50 per unique address per week $8.75 per unique address per week
FedEx Ground® Collect on Delivery (C.O.D.) Fee

Currency C.O.D.
$9.50 per package (Standard or Guaranteed fund C.O.D.)

$9.50 per package plus, for currency C.O.D. to the U.S., there is an additional charge of $9.50 for currency collection up to $475, plus an additional 2% of the C.O.D. amount that is in excess of $475. (Currency C.O.D.)
$12 per package (Standard or Guaranteed funds C.O.D.)

$12 per package plus the greater of $25 per package or 5% of the currency C.O.D. amount (Currency C.O.D.)
Remote Rural Surcharge $6, $12 or $75 per package depending on origin and destination postal codes $6, $12.50 or $75 per package depending on destination postal codes
Residential Delivery Surcharge $3.50 per package $3.75 per package
Oversize Package Fee $50 per package $60 per package
Unauthorized Package Fee $110 per package $300 per package
Weekly Service Charge $7.50 per account per week $8.75 per account per week

Effective January 22, 2018

Third-Party Billing Surcharge

  • A Third-Party Billing Surcharge will apply to shipments that are billed to a third-party. The surcharge will be charged to the third-party payor. Please see the FedEx Service Guide for the definition of a Bill Third-Party shipment. The Third Party Billing Surcharge applies when an account unrelated to the shipper, as solely determined by FedEx, is billed as a third party for the shipment.
  • For FedEx Ground intra-Canada and U.S.-bound shipments from Canada, the surcharge is $6 per package. For FedEx Ground Multiweight shipments, the maximum charge is $42 per shipment.

FedEx Ground Oversize and Unauthorized Surcharges

  • The Oversize Charge will apply to any FedEx Ground package exceeding 96 inches (244 cm) in length or 130 inches (330 cm) in length and girth. The shipping charges for an Oversize package will be based on the greatest of the package’s actual rounded weight, dimensional weight and 90 lbs. (41 kg).
  • The shipping charges for a FedEx Ground Unauthorized package will be based on the greatest of the package’s actual rounded weight, dimensional weight and 90 lbs. (41 kg).

 

Please note that customers using fedex.ca and FedEx Web Services to generate courtesy rate quotes will automatically receive the 2018 surcharge and price updates. Customers using FedEx Ship ManagerTM Software or FedEx Ship ManagerTM Server will be required to accept or obtain an upgrade after January 22, 2018 in order to receive the surcharge and price updates. The new software versions will be available beginning January 22, 2018. Please accept the software upgrade to ensure your rate quotes remain accurate.

The following software versions will support the January 22, 2018 surcharge and price changes:

  • FedEx Ship Manager Software version 3110 or later
  • FedEx Ship Manager Server versions 15.0.8, 16.0.5, 17.0.2 or later

FedEx Freight Changes

  • Rate change affects the FXF PZONE, FXF EZONE, FXF 1000, FXF 501, FXFC 1100 and other related series base rates. The effect of the rate increase will vary for individual shippers and shipments, based on such factors as geography, lane and service.
  • Rate change applies to eligible FedEx Freight shipments within Canada, between the contiguous U.S. and Canada, within the U.S. (including Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands), between the contiguous U.S. and Mexico and within Mexico. Additional changes will include absolute minimum charges and optional and additional service fees and charges.


The following optional and additional charge changes will take effect Jan. 1, 2018, unless otherwise noted:1

Special Handling Fees 2017 2018
Collect on Delivery (COD): Item 430-2B 6% of the COD amount, $93 minimum charge 6% of the COD amount, $98 minimum charge
Detention: Item 500-2-2B A. Straight truck — $72 per hour or fraction thereof.

B. Other than straight truck — $87 per hour or fraction thereof.
A. Straight truck — $76 per hour or fraction thereof.

B. Other than straight truck — $91 per hour or fraction thereof.
Exhibition Sites: Item 520-1-2b $141 per shipment $148 per shipment
Extreme Length: Item 530 $150 per shipment when containing any handling unit with a dimension of 12 feet (3.66 metres) or greater in length $157 per shipment when containing any handling unit with a dimension of 12 feet (3.66 metres) or greater in length
Hazardous Material Handling: Item 920-1-2B $42 per shipment $44 per shipment
Inside Pickup or Delivery: Item 566-1-2B $6 per hundredweight, $53 minimum charge $6.29 per hundredweight, $56 minimum charge
Liftgate Service: Item 890-1-2B $123 per shipment $129 per shipment
Limited Access Pickup or Delivery: Item 750-8-2B $93 per shipment $98 per shipment
Notification Prior to Delivery: Item 750-3-2B $55 per shipment $58 per shipment
Over Length: Item 5252 - $85 per shipment when containing any handling unit with a dimension of 8 feet (2.44 metres) or greater in length and less than 12 feet (3.66 metres) in length2
Redelivery: Item 830-2B $6.79 per hundredweight, $50 minimum charge, $388 maximum per shipment $7.12 per hundredweight, $52 minimum charge, $407 maximum per shipment
Residential Pickup or Delivery: Item 750-2-2B $93 per shipment $98 per shipment

Effective January 22, 2018

FedEx Freight Over Length Surcharge

  • The FedEx Freight Lineal Foot Minimum surcharge will be removed and an Over Length surcharge will apply to shipments that contain any handling unit with a dimension of 8 feet (2.44 metres) or greater in length and less than 12 feet (3.66 metres) in length.

 

1FedEx Freight offers optional and additional services to easily customize each shipment. These are the facts on our most popular optional and additional services only. Charges are subject to change without notice. Refer to the FXF 100 Series Rules Tariff for all services, terms and conditions.

2The Over Length surcharge will be effective on Jan. 22, 2018.