This article will describe how to connect your existing FedEx account to FreightExchange. Once this process is complete you will be able to create shipments on your FedEx account via FreightExchange.


Before starting this process you must know your FedEx account number. The account must also be active. You must also be able to login to your FedEx account via the FedEx website.

The process

To start the process access the FedEx web services portal. Scroll down until you see the "The Right Path" section, then click Move to Production.

If you are not already logged into your FedEx account you will be prompted to do so at the top right of the screen.

Now click the Get Production Key button.

Now complete the Application Profile screen as shown below, then press Continue.

Accept the License Agreement on the next page.

Complete the Contact Info section with your details.

Complete the Developer Info section with your details then press Continue.

You should now see a confirmation screen with your Authentication Key and Meter Number. Please foward these details to us via email.

You will also receive an email with additional details. Please also forward this email to us as the information it contains is also required to configure your account.