Latin America & Caribbean (English)

New Service Turns FedEx into a Single Operator for Import Process


SAO PAULO, February 26, 2008 - FedEx Express, the world’s largest express transportation and global logistics solutions provider, announces the launch of the formal custom clearance service for imports over the express limit according to the Brazilian law, now offered by FedEx Supply Chain Solutions Logística Ltda (FedEx Ltda.). Now FedEx can offer the usual reliability and speed, now with the custom clearance for imports as well, reducing clearance time from 10 days to up to 4 days.

FedEx Express Latin America and Caribbean services more than 50 countries and territories and employs more than 3,400 people committed to total customer satisfaction. FedEx Express LAC has acted as a pillar of growth for the region and continues its commitment through the FedEx PyMEx Membership program, the first initiative to partner with small and medium exporters by offering innovative ways to access the global marketplace.

FedEx Express is the world’s largest express transportation company, providing fast and reliable delivery to more than 220 countries and territories. FedEx Express uses a global air-and-ground network to speed delivery of time-sensitive shipments, usually in one to two business days with the delivery time backed by a money-back guarantee.