Policy Perspectives Overview
With a network serving more than 220 countries and territories, and about 500,000 team members, FedEx has a strong interest in public policies and issues that affect the global economy, our business and the interests of our customers. Policy Perspectives serves as a hub to share FedEx views on important topics including trade, transportation, corporate tax reform, energy security and many others. We invite you to navigate through our site to learn more about the FedEx perspective on key policy matters, as well as the latest news and developments.
While there are a broad array of matters facing the company and economy, our guidepost is steady: FedEx supports policies that promote the interests of our customers, team members, investors and business.
Chairman & CEO Frederick W. Smith - December 9, 2016 - How Trade Keeps America Great
Wall Street Journal - March 25, 2016 - Chairman & CEO Frederick W. Smith: How Trade Made America Great
March 16, 2017 - Statement on Air Traffic Control Reform
Fortune Magazine – March 13, 2017 - FedEx CEO on Trade, Globalization, and the U.S. Economic Landscape
Expanding free trade connects and lifts up businesses, communities and individuals around the world.
Investments in modern, 21st-century infrastructure allow for safe, sustainable transportation — both on the ground and in the air.
A fair corporate tax code will help level the global playing field for U.S. companies.
Increased research and innovation can help end our dependence on foreign oil and provide lasting, sustainable and cleaner sources of energy for all.
Smart policies that address such matters as cybersecurity, economic growth and technology investments are vital for our customers, team members, investors and business.