Rates consist of two key components:
1) Actual weight of the product
2) Dimensional weight of the product, which considers the package size.
3) Maximum physical weight per piece must not exceed 75 pounds (Ground & Select shipments)
4) Maximum physical weight per piece must not exceed 70 pounds (US)
If the actual weight of a package is less than the actual size (eg. A box of filled balloons), the dimensional weight is used in calculating the price. When calculating the “dimensional weight”, Canpar uses a minimum of 10 pounds per cubic foot (160 kilograms per cubic metre) for our Ground Service and 15 pounds per cubic