Fuel Surcharge

Fuel Surcharge

Fuel Surcharge

International Fuel Surcharge

Effective date

USGC value

Surcharge

27 May, 2019 - 02 June, 2019
$2.022
18.00%

The fuel surcharge percentage for FedEx Express services is subject to weekly adjustment based on the weekly published U.S. Gulf Coast (USGC) spot price for a gallon of kerosene-type jet fuel.

The fuel surcharge rate for FedEx Express® services applies to FedEx Express International export and import transportation charges published in Europe. the Middle East. the Indian subcontinent and Africa.

Note that the US Department of Energy (EIA) has discontinued its publication of the Rotterdam (ARA) spot price for a gallon of kerosene-type jet fuel. Therefore, as of December 6th, 2010, FedEx will use the USGC (U.S. Gulf Coast Kerosene-Type Jet Fuel Spot Price) published by the EIA.


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FedEx Express Fuel Surcharge Table, effective January 7th, 2019

(USGC price per gallon in U.S. Dollars ($))

USGC Price at least - but less than Fuel Surcharge
$1.04 - $1.10 10.00%
$1.10 - $1.16 10.50%
$1.16 - $1.22 11.00%
$1.22 - $1.28 11.50%
$1.28 - $1.34 12.00%
$1.34 - $1.40 12.50%
$1.40 - $1.46 13.00%
$1.46 - $1.52 13.50%
$1.52 - $1.58 14.00%
$1.58 - $1.64 14.50%
$1.64 - $1.70 15.00%
$1.70 - $1.76 15.50%
$1.76 - $1.82 16.00%
$1.82 - $1.88 16.50%
$1.88 - $1.94 17.00%
$1.94 - $2.00 17.50%
$2.00 - $2.06 18.00%
$2.06 - $2.12 18.50%
$2.12 - $2.18 19.00%
$2.18 - $2.24 19.50%
$2.24 - $2.30 20.00%
$2.30 - $2.36 20.50%
$2.36 - $2.42 21.00%
$2.42 - $2.48 21.50%

Fuel surcharge percentages and amounts, associated trigger points and methods of calculation are subject to change without notice. See Section 22 of the Federal Express Conditions of Carriage for EMEA. If the Fuel Surcharge rises above the maximum value or there are changes to the trigger points, the above tables will be updated.

 

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FedEx UK Fuel Surcharge

The index based fuel-surcharge for UK National shipments is based on the monthly average forecourt price of Diesel, as published by the AA and is inclusive of duties and taxes applicable in the UK. To download the latest monthly data from their website please click here.

Date range UK Express Services
6th May 2019 - 1st June 2019
9.00 %
28th April 2019 - 5th May 2019
8.75 %

The table below shows the average UK diesel price bands and their corresponding fuel surcharge levels. Please be aware that there will be a one month lag in the application of the index. For example the monthly average price of diesel as published by the AA relating to December, will be used to determine the applicable fuel surcharge for February.

FedEx’s UK fuel surcharge will be changed on this monthly basis using this scale:

Domestic fuel surcharge index table

Price Range
AA Diesel Price (Ppl)
Fuel surcharge
.00 - 99.50 5.75%
99.51 - 102.00 6.00%
102.01 - 104.50 6.25%
104.51 - 107.00 6.50%
107.01 - 109.50 6.75%
109.51 - 112.00 7.00%
112.01 - 114.50 7.25%
114.51 - 117.00 7.50%
117.01 - 119.50 7.75%
119.51 - 122.00 8.00%
122.01 - 124.50 8.25%
124.51 - 127.00 8.50%
127.01 - 129.50 8.75%
129.51 - 132.00 9.00%
132.01 - 134.50 9.25%
134.51 - 137.00 9.50%
137.01 - 139.50 9.75%
139.51 - 142.00 10.00%
142.01 - 144.50 10.25%
144.51 - 147.00 10.50%
147.01 - 149.50 10.75%
149.51 - 152.00 11.00%
152.01 - 154.50 11.25%

* Add 0.25% for each additional 2.50 ppl increase in diesel price. Recalibrated February 2019. FedEx reserves the right to change the fuel surcharge index and table without notice. Both the amount and duration of the surcharge will be determined at FedEx sole discretion.

Please check this website regularly for any updates.


Historical Fuel Surcharge Rates

Date range UK Express Services
1st April 2019 - 27th April 2019 8.75 %
4th March 2019 - 31st March 2019 8.75 %
4th February 2019 - 3rd March 2019 9.00 %


FedEx Express IXF & ATA Fuel Surcharge

Surcharge Effective Date
0.39 £/kg 03 June, 2019 - 30 June, 2019
0.39 £/kg 06 May, 2019 - 02 June, 2019

The fuel surcharge percentage for FedEx Express services 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.

The fuel surcharge rate for FedEx Express® services applies to FedEx Express FedEx International Express Freight® (IXF) and FedEx International Airport-to-Airport® (ATA) export transportation charges published in Europe, the Middle East, the Indian subcontinent and Africa. See Fuel Surcharge for other services

Note that the US Department of Energy (EIA) has discontinued its publication of the Rotterdam (ARA) spot price for a gallon of kerosene-type jet fuel. Therefore, as of December 6th, 2010, FedEx will use the USGC (U.S. Gulf Coast Kerosene-Type Jet Fuel Spot Price) published by the EIA.

Please contact your local Freight customer service agent for more details.


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FedEx Express 023 Freight Fuel Surcharge Table

(USGC price per gallon in U.S. Dollars ($))

At Least But Less Than Surcharge
$0.10 $0.98 0.12 £/kg
$0.98 $1.13
0.16 £/kg
$1.13 $1.28 0.20 £/kg
$1.28 $1.42 0.24 £/kg
$1.42 $1.57 0.28 £/kg
$1.57 $1.72 0.31 £/kg
$1.72 $1.87 0.35 £/kg
$1.87 $2.01 0.39 £/kg
$2.01 $2.16 0.43 £/kg
$2.16 $2.31 0.47 £/kg
$2.31 $2.46 0.51 £/kg
$2.46 $2.60 0.55 £/kg
$2.60 $2.80 0.59 £/kg
$2.80
$3.00 0.63 £/kg
$3.00 $3.19 0.67 £/kg
$3.19 $3.39 0.71 £/kg
$3.39 $3.59 0.75 £/kg
$3.59 $3.78 0.79 £/kg
$3.78 $3.98 0.83 £/kg
$3.98 $4.18 0.87 £/kg
$4.18 $4.37 0.91 £/kg
$4.37 $4.57 0.94 £/kg
$4.57 $4.76 0.98 £/kg
$4.76 $4.95 1.02 £/kg
$4.95   1.06 £/kg


Fuel surcharge percentages and amounts, associated trigger points and methods of calculation are subject to change without notice. See Section 22 of the Federal Express Conditions of Carriage for EMEA. If the Fuel Surcharge rises above the maximum value or drops below minimum value, or there are changes to the trigger points, the above tables will be updated.

Fuel Surcharge Updates

Changes to the FedEx Express - Europe, Middle East, India and Africa Division fuel surcharge are applied effective each Monday. The surcharge percentage will be reflected on your FedEx invoice. Information on the fuel surcharge for each week will be available approximately the Friday before the surcharge is applicable.

  • For FedEx Express, see the USGC index for the spot price per gallon of kerosene-type jet fuel.
  • The prices in these indexes are published by the U.S. Department of Energy and FedEx is not responsible for the information provided.
  • There is a two-week lag between the fuel price index and the fuel surcharge. For example, the fuel surcharge for January 1st 2018 is based on the average U.S. jet fuel spot price reported by the U.S. Department of Energy for December 22nd.

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Historical Fuel Surcharge Rates

Surcharge Effective Date
0.39 £/kg 01 April, 2019 - 05 May, 2019
0.35 £/kg 04 March, 2019 - 31 March, 2019
0.31 £/kg 04 February, 2019 - 03 March, 2019