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Volumetric Weight: DHL Express

The cost of a shipment can be affected by the amount of space that it occupies on an aircraft, rather than the actual weight. This is the volumetric (or dimensional) weight.

Use our Tool to Calculate Volumetric Weight

How to Calculate the Volumetric Weight of Your Express Shipment

Use the calculator tool to determine the volumetric weight of DHL Express shipments.
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The DHL Freight Domestic Day Definite products DHL PAKET, DHL STYCKE, DHL PALL, DHL PARTI and DHL SERVICE POINT have volumetric weight calculated at 280 kilos per m3.

Same Day

The volumetric weight for Same Day services depends on mode of transportation. For detailed information, please contact your DHL Express sales representative.