FedEx has announced their service rate increase; both express AND ground, before UPS once again. The FedEx rate change will be effective Monday, January 4TH, 2016. FedEx has announced that their ground and express rates will take a general rate increase of 4.9%. (See document below for more information)
FEDEX EXPRESS, FEDEX GROUND AND FEDEX FREIGHT, SUBSIDIARIES OF FEDEX CORP., WILL INCREASE SHIPPING RATES EFFECTIVE JANUARY 4, 2016.
FedEx Express will increase shipping rates by an average of 4.9% for U.S. domestic, U.S. export and U.S. import services.
FedEx Ground and FedEx Home Delivery will increase shipping rates by an average of 4.9%. FedEx SmartPost rates will also change. FedEx is also increasing surcharges for shipments that exceed the published maximum dimensions (“unauthorized packages”) in the FedEx Ground network and updating certain fuel surcharge tables at FedEx Express and FedEx Ground effective November 2, 2015. (Click here to read more)