FedEx Ground®

FedEx Ground®

4.0/5.0

parcel $$ - Postal Service

USPS Priority Mail

USPS Priority Mail

3.0/5.0

parcel $$ - Postal Service

UPS® Ground

UPS® Ground

4.0/5.0

parcel $$ - Postal Service

Market Best For

Domestic

Domestic

Domestic

Ratings

Price

$$

$

$$

Insurance Policy

No liability

No liability

Up to $100 USD

Return Policy

Yes - You can recall a shipment before it is delivered

No

Yes - You can recall a shipment before it is delivered

Number of Delivery Attempts

Depends on Local Service

Up to Three Attempts

Up to Three Attempts

Offers Scheduled Delivery

-

-

-

Handling Type

No Pickup

Free Pick Up

Paid Pick Up

Import Tax Handling

No Import Tax

No Import Tax

No Import Tax

Prohibited Items

Objects that contain batteries are permitted, but batteries that are shipped separately are not.

No Stand-Alone Batteries or Lithium Batteries packed with the shipment, only Lithium Batteries which are included in the product are allowed

See UPS website for full list of restricted items.

Pricing Calculation

By volumetric weight

By actual weight

By volumetric weight

Maximum Volumes

Weight: 68

Length: 274.32

Width: -

Height: -

Volume: 419

Weight: 70 lb

Length: -

Width: -

Height: -

Volume: 274 cm

Weight: 150 lbs.

Length: 108 in

Width: -

Height: -

Volume: 165 in

Number of Employees

425,000 in 2018

639,789 as of September 30, 2016

543,000 in 2021

Number of Offices

1,900 FedEx Office locations worldwide

34,000 retail offices

an industry-leading global network of more than 78,000 locations to pick up or drop off

Market Cap

49.61B USD on 7th December 2018

Government Owned

169.2 billion USD on 8th Sept 2021

Shipments per Annum

More than 14 million each business day

149.5 billion in 2017

6.3 billion in 2020

Headquarters

Memphis, United States

Washington, D.C., United States

Atlanta, GA United States

Year Founded

1971

1971

1907

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