FedEx delivers critical healthcare supplies to India

Oxygen concentrators are loaded onto FedEx plane for delivery to India

FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp., is working with organisations around the world to deliver critical medical supplies and equipment to assist in the fight against COVID-19 in India.

An initial shipment of 1,000 critically needed oxygen concentrators onboard a FedEx aircraft was delivered to New Delhi today as part of a collective initiative by multinational companies. FedEx is also working with Direct Relief to move more than 1,800 pounds of medicine and personal protective equipment to India.

“As the impact of COVID-19 continues to grow in India, we are extremely grateful that our mission of connecting the world can bring relief to those most in need,” said Kawal Preet, president, Asia Pacific, Middle East, and Africa Region, FedEx Express.

“This is a time to come together so we have mobilised our global network and our team members to help the communities in India where we live and work.”

FedEx is collaborating with the Government of India, healthcare customers, and the producers of critical medial aid items to provide support where it is needed most.