Trade Is Our Business

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Trade is the lifeblood of the global economy, and we believe everyone benefits when it is easier to bring new products and ideas to the global market. FedEx plays a critical role in expanding trade by connecting people and possibilities, helping businesses build more nimble supply chains and delivering local products and services to global customers around the world.

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We Need to Get Back to a Pro-Trade Consensus

FedEx Chairman and CEO Frederick W. Smith and Center for Strategic and International Studies Trade Commission co-chairs call for renewed U.S. engagement and leadership in global trade.

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How Trade Made America Great

FedEx Chairman and CEO Frederick W. Smith shows how history proves trade made easy, affordable and fast always begets more trade, more jobs, more prosperity.

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FedEx Trade Index

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FedEx Trade Index - Fall 2019

The latest survey commissioned by FedEx Corp., conducted by Morning Consult, finds a substantial majority of U.S. small-business leaders (82%) see increasing U.S. trade as beneficial to the overall economy, and three out of four (75%) small-business decision makers said selling goods online to international customers is important to the growth of their business. See results.

The Importance of Trade

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Special APEC Edition 2017

How small businesses in Asia are bringing their innovations to consumers across the world.

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Trade Among Nations

See how trade powers the world, in less than 60 seconds.

Impacts of Trade

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Fantasy Farms

Flowers cross borders to journey from a small town outside of Bogota, Colombia to locations across North America.

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Christy Ng Shoes

See how trade enables a small business to operate as a global brand, shipping shoes to over 30 countries.

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Dr. John's Candies

A healthy candy manufacturer sends sugar-free lollipops to children across the globe.