What are the changes to FedEx?
From the 18th of January 2021: 1 There will be changes to how Additional Handling Surcharge is assessed for FedEx Express and FedEx Ground packages. 2 FedEx Freight will introduce a High-Cost Service Area Surcharge that applies to certain shipments. 3 Certain U.S. locations will be assessed as an International Out-of-Delivery-Area Surcharge or an International Out-of-Pickup-Area Surcharge for FedEx International Express Freight ® services. Click here to see more details on this.
What is declared value coverage?
In other words, the declared value coverage is the maximum amount of money that the shipping company will pay the shipper if they are responsible for any damage that occurs to the parcel.
How much does FedEx charge for a parcel?
FedEx U.S. Express charges $3 for coverage of shipments with declared values ranging from $100 to $300. For parcels that are more than $300, the coverage is $1 for every additional $100 in value. FedEx International Express charges $1 for every $100 of declared value for shipments worth more than $100.
When will FedEx increase shipping rates?
From the 4th of January 2021, the rates for FedEx Express, FedEx Ground, FedEx Home Delivery, FedEx SmartPost, and FedEx Freight will increase. There will be changes to shipping surcharges and fees that may apply to your shipment and affect your total shipping rate. Click here to see the changes in the surcharge fee.
Does FedEx have insurance?
FedEx offers an insurance cover if the company is responsible for any damage done to any package on shipment. The damage can occur from stealing, misplacement, or total damage to the parcel. If this happens, the shipper can lodge a complaint to the company so as to recover up to $100 in value.
What is the maximum amount of money that the shipping company will pay the shipper if they are responsible for any damage
In other words, the declared value coverage is the maximum amount of money that the shipping company will pay the shipper if they are responsible for any damage that occurs to the parcel. For FedEx, their declared value coverage is $100.
How long does it take to fill out a FedEx Express claim?
You have only but sixty (60) days to fill the FedEx Express claims form.
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