Peak Surcharge

Due to disruptions in the global supply chain in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis, we announced a surcharge on all TNT international parcel and freight shipments beginning April 6, 2020.

FedEx implemented the Peak Surcharge on April 6, 2020 due to elevated volumes, high demand for capacity, and increased operating costs across our network.

To provide our customers with the best possible service during this time, beginning October 4, 2021, the surcharge amount for FedEx Express parcel and freight and TNT international parcel shipments originating from MEISA destined for the U.S. and Canada will increase from $0.22/kg to $0.77/kg for parcel .

The surcharge amount from India to Latin American countries will increase from $0.22/kg to $0.77/kg for parcel .

The surcharge rate per kg will be applied as shown below:

Surcharge Amount per Kilo
Country Rate/kg Minimum
To US / Canada To AU / NZ To the Rest of the World Express Economy
Namibia NAD 12 NAD 4 NAD 4 NAD 15 NAD 15


Note: Minimum amount for parcel: $1. Applicable Surcharge amount will be the higher of the per kg rate OR Minimum amount. The above mentioned rates are subject to exchange rate fluctuations. The surcharges in other countries remain unchanged.

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