The company pointed out that the service is designed for time-sensitive shipments intra-Asia and to the US and Europe. FedEx International Economy applies to individual packages under 68 kg. (136 lbs.). No weight restrictions apply to multi-piece shipments.
FedEx International Economy typically delivers intra-Asia packages in two business days and shipments to the US and major European markets in three to four business days.
"FedEx has played a leadership role in connecting our customers to Asia and connecting Asia to the world for more than 25 years," said Rajesh Subramaniam, senior vice president of International Marketing at FedEx. "The introduction of International Economy will expand our portfolio and extend our leadership position in the Asian marketplace."