Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is FedEx doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 49

FedEx has a DitchCarbon Score of 49 out of 100, indicating moderate performance in sustainability efforts. This score reflects the company’s current carbon intensity, suggesting there is significant room for improvement in reducing emissions. A higher score would demonstrate a stronger commitment to lowering FedEx’s carbon intensity and enhancing its environmental impact.

This was calculated based on 30+ company specific emissions data points, the higher the score, the better. Check out our methodology.

Industry emissions intensity

Very low




Very high

FedEx is part of the industrial manufacturing sector, which has a low carbon intensity ranking compared to other industries. Some industries are more damaging than others, this ranking gives you an indication of how carbon intensive the industry is which this company operates in.

Location emissions intensity

Very low




Very high

FedEx operates in the United States, which has a low carbon intensity rating, indicating a cleaner energy mix. This favorable rating suggests that FedEx’s sustainability efforts in the US may be positively influenced by the country’s lower reliance on high-carbon energy sources.

...this company is doing 7.71% better in emissions than the industry average.

FedEx, founded in 1973 and headquartered in Memphis, operates within the industrial manufacturing sector, providing a vast array of shipping, transportation, e-commerce, and business services. As an industry leader, the company prides itself on its global workforce of over 400,000 employees, who are committed to safety, ethical standards, and customer service. FedEx’s reputation for reliability and trust is upheld by its dedicated team, which continues to drive the company’s success and innovation in connecting people and possibilities around the world.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for FedEx

FedEx should undertake a thorough inventory of all Scope 1 emissions sources to identify and mitigate direct greenhouse gas emissions, potentially reducing their emissions by 15%.

Bad news, FedEx hasn't committed to SBTi climate goals yet.

FedEx has not established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the company has yet to define or announce clear, science-based emissions reduction targets in line with current climate science.
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