Non-Resident Importer (NRI)

The Non-Resident Importer (NRI) program is designed to benefit U.S. companies by allowing them to sell to their Canadian clients on a landed cost basis, streamline the customs clearance process, and reduce paperwork.


FedEx Trade Networks makes delivering to your Canadian customers a seamless and efficient process. We tailor your supply chain around your U.S. production facilities and your customers in Canada.

Getting Started Is Easy

FedEx Trade Networks can help you through the NRI registration process and compliance with government regulations. To get started, contact us by calling 1.866.463.8682 or email A FedEx Trade Networks representative will answer your questions and assist you with completing the NRI registration process.

Please have the following information available prior to moving forward with the set up process.

–Canadian Business ID number
–GST Registration Number
–Import/Export Number
–SIN/SSN Number
–9 Digit FedEx Ground Account Number
–Business License Number
–Current Banking Information (including relevant account numbers)

Once you are finished, simply print the documents, sign and send them to:

FedEx Trade Networks
7075 Ordan Dr.
Mississauga, ON L5T 1K6
Attn: NRI Account Setup

FedEx Trade Networks will contact you to confirm receipt of paperwork and ensure that it is filled out completely. 

Once you are registered, FedEx Trade Networks Transport & Brokerage (Canada), Inc. will act as your Canadian customs broker for your FedEx Ground shipments moving from the U.S. into Canada and help speed your shipments across the border.

Additional NRI Information:

Click here to access our NRI brochure.