UPS Rates to Increase in 2020

UPS Rates to Increase in 2020

Following suit of FedEx, UPS has announced their General Rate Increase for 2020 with an effective date of December 29, 2019. The announced average increase is 4.9% for UPS Ground, UPS Air/International Services, 4.2% for UPS Air Freight and 3.9% for UPS Freight. As in...
FedEx Rates Take the 2020 Jump

FedEx Rates Take the 2020 Jump

It’s that time again. On September 16, 2019 FedEx announced the General Rate Increase for 2020, with an effective date of January 6. The announced average increase for Domestic Express, US Export and US Import, Ground and Home Delivery services is 4.9%. FedEx Freight...
FedEx & UPS 2020 Rate Increase Comparison

FedEx & UPS 2020 Rate Increase Comparison

As of Monday, November 18, 2019, both FedEx and UPS have announced their 2020 general rate increase and surcharge changes. As expected based on historical patterns, the carriers are implementing very similar rate increases at 4.9% which excludes the numerous surcharge...
Did Mexico Get Trumped Over Threatened U.S. Tariffs?

Did Mexico Get Trumped Over Threatened U.S. Tariffs?

Shreveport, LA – A crisis of another kind was averted at the U.S. / Mexico border when the Trump administration announced Saturday they had successfully negotiated a compromise with the Mexican Government to provide more help to slow immigrant defections across the...