Express weighing method:
⒈The weight of the international express package is divided into two types: actual weight and volume weight. The express company will use the larger of the two weights as the billing basis;
⒉ Volumetric weight calculation
(1). The calculation method of the volume and weight of the four international express DHL, UPS, TNT, FedEX packages: (Length x Width x Height) (cm) ÷ 5000, note that the unit of length, width and height is cm
(2) If the single piece of the international express package exceeds 68 kg/piece, it must be packed with a foot card board (some countries reject the original card board packaging), otherwise the express company rejects the goods;
General rules for express delivery in international shipping:
⒈The packaging of the goods must be strong, intact and light, and can prevent the packaging from rupturing, leaking or losing the contents during transportation.
⒉ The shape of the package should be suitable for the nature, condition and weight of the goods, and it is convenient for handling, loading and unloading and stacking.
⒊The packaging of goods and animals carried under certain conditions, such as fresh and perishable goods, etc., shall meet the specific requirements for each goods.
⒋ For very small express shipments (such as small samples), a certain volume of wooden or carton packaging (with filler pads, etc.) must be added. After packaging, the total length, width and height of the entire express shipment should not be less than 40CM. The smallest side shall not be less than 5CM.
⒌The cushioning materials (such as wood chips and paper scraps) in the package must not leak out.
⒍If the packaging of the goods does not meet the requirements of the goods, it should make an explanation to the consignor, and ask the consignor to transform or repack before shipping.
Special packaging requirements for some goods:
*Piano, ceramics, handicrafts and other items that are more or more valuable should be packed in wooden boxes.
Normal quote request
Freight forwarders or courier officials often need to provide customers with the following information in order to give customers accurate quotes:
Destination, product name, volume, weight, whether it is live or magnetic, whether it is a customs declaration, whether it is a designated operator, and whether it has requirements on timeliness, etc.
Others are easy to understand. Let me explain separately whether the goods are live and whether the goods are magnetic.
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Q:Why can’t our shipment be delivered even though our ship has arrived at the destination port?
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Q:Do we need to palletize shipments at the origination site or before you receive it?
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Q:How do we make payments to you?
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Q:What does FOB and EXW mean?
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Q:How can we know the chargeable weight?
A:Firstly, the goods will be calculated by the actual weight and the volumetric weight;
Actual weight of a carton = actual weight of one carton, total is multiplied by the number of cartons shipped.
Volumetric weight of a carton = LWH/ 5000, get integral, use centimeter to calculate (e.g. 19.1KGS, get 19.5KGS;
20.8KGS, get 21KGS). Total is multiplied by the numbers of carton;
Secondly, per above calculation, we can get the actual weight and the volumetric weight which is bigger. The bigger
one will be the chargeable weight.
Thirdly, all goods arrive in Forest Shipping warehouse, we will re-measure them to get the final chargeable weight,
and then we will issue INVOICE to you.
Q:What is delivery charge for remote area?
A:Remote area surcharge is applied for delivery or pick up from an area beyond airline/courier company's standard
areas, which are less accessible for picking up and deliveries.