FedEx increases rates for 2019 by 4.9% and increases multiple accessorial and surcharges

New year brings new rate increases for FedEx customers in 2019

As 2018 comes to an end, FedEx is again leading the charge in announcing rate increases for the new year. Starting January 7, 2019, FedEx will increase its rates by an average of 4.9%, according to a press release. FedEx rival UPS has yet to announce its rate increase for 2019, but it can be assumed that UPS will follow …