FedEx & UPS Rate Increase for 20216 min read

Introduction to the Rate Increase by FedEx and UPS

Every year, major shipping carriers such as FedEx and UPS increase the rates for their services, involuntarily continuing to add a burden on your shipping expenses.

There have been identical rate increases across both carriers on multiple services for the fourth year in a row.

FedEx has announced its General Rate Increase (GRI), which will be effective from January 6, 2020, with an average increase of 4.9% on Express shipments and 5.9% on FedEx Freight.

On the other hand, UPS will increase the rates of its services by an average