FedEx® Announces Rate Change to Go into Effect January 4, 2021

November 5, 2020
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It’s official—we’ve entered rate change season! FedEx® released their annual announcement of a rate hike which will go into effect starting on January 4, 2020. The rate change, which is being rolled out in phases, affects ground and air shipments as well as freight. Main takeaways from the announcement include:

  • On January 4th, a 6% fee will be incurred on late invoices to FedEx Express and FedEx Ground customers. More details here
  • Also on January 4th, FedEx Express, FedEx Ground, FedEx Home Delivery®, FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Freight rates will increase by an average of 4.9%
  • On January 18, surcharge changes for FedEx Express, FedEx Ground and FedEx Freight will take effect. More details here

For more information on the price changes, you can visit the announce on FedEx's Rate Change Information website here.

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