Large items with very little weight will occupy more space hence In these cases, Volumetric Weight, or dimensional (Dim) weight, is used to calculate the shipment cost.

The international volumetric weight are calculated using the formula: Length x Width x Height in (centimeters) divided by 6000 = Volumetric Weight in kilograms.

It is recommended that you calculate the Volumetric Weight for every shipment that you send, then compare this to its actual weight. The greater weight of the two is used to calculate the price.

Air freight prohibited items

Prohibited items cannot and must not be sent under any circumstance. If your shipment is found to contain Prohibited items you may be fined and your consignment will be destroyed.

  • Freight charges are calculated using actual weight or volume (whichever greater).
  • Boxes are £1 each, size 60x45x40cm or similar.
  • Packaging is £1.50 per box Packed size 60x45x40cm or similar, standard/no alteration. (Custom-made packing is from £3 per item)
  • We may inspect the content of your shipment to make sure the items being shipped confirm with the international shipping regulations.
  • Once your goods are in our possession payment is required within 2 days of the invoice being issued to you, failure to make payment within the time specified may result in storage charges of £10 per week for every 2 cubic meters space.