FedEx in talks to buy 25 Boeing 767 freighters: Bloomberg

Tue Jul 14, 2015 1:21am EDT
 
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(Reuters) - Package delivery company FedEx Corp FDX.N is in talks to buy at least 25 more 767 freighters from Boeing Co BA.N for about $5 billion, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

Fedex's directors discussed the deal at a meeting over the weekend, Bloomberg reported. (bloom.bg/1Hrhs5W)

A Boeing spokesman declined to comment on the report, saying the company does not discuss the conversations it has with any customers.

Representatives at Fedex did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

(Reporting by Supriya Kurane in Bengaluru; Editing by Anupama Dwivedi)

 
An all-electric Federal Express delivery truck is seen in San Diego, California September 24, 2013.

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