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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


The volumetric divisor 5000 applies to DHL Express' Same Day and Time Definite international products as per the below formula:
(NOTE! applicable from January 1st 2012 and only applies for standard customers)

length*width*height/5000

Calculate the volumetric weight of your shipment