Calculation Cargo Size & Weight

Calculation For Cargo Size And Weight

CBM

It is a cubic meter.This is the measure for cargo shipment.The measurement is calculated by multiplying the external packaging width,height and length of the shipment cargo.

Calculation

Rectangular,cylindrical and odd shape cargo.
Length*Width*height
Maximum External Dimension

CBM In Shipping

It is a cubic meter.This is the measure for cargo shipment.The measurement is calculated by multiplying the external packaging width,height and length of the shipment cargo.

A Measure for light but bulky Shipment (example Ping Pong Ball)
Chargeable Weight is the greater of the Dimensional Weight or cargo Weight
It’s Impossible to use Every Piece of Container Space.The Amount of unusable space depend upon the size and shape of cargo items.80% is guide to use up all the container space.
Container TypeLengthWidthHeightCapacityMaximum
20'589 cm234 cm238 cm26-28 cbm33 cbm
40'1200 cm234 cm238 cm56-58 cbm66 cbm
40' HC589 cm234 cm269 cm60-68 cbm72 cbm
45' HC1251 cm245 cm269 cm72-78 cbm86 cbm

Freight Density calculator

Example :

  • Cargo Weight is 500kg With dimension of 0.42 m*0.48 m*0.48 m
  • Multiply 0.42 *0.48 *0.48 =0.097CBM
  • Divide 500Kg by 0.097CBM=5170.7 kg/cbm
Stuffing Container