Freight charges of Amazon FBA sea, land and air three modes of transportationFreight charges of Amazon FBA sea, land and air three modes of transportation
Amazon is one of the essential conversations in today's cross-border e-commerce industry, because more than 60% of sellers who do cross-border e-commerce will choose the Amazon platform. The three modes of transportation for Amazon's fba first leg are mainly sea, land, and air, which are the three most commonly used modes of transportation in logistics at present. Among them, sea freight is the cheapest, land freight is in the middle, and air freight is the most expensive. Therefore, sea freight accounts for a large proportion of cross-border e-commerce logistics. Let's take a look at the freight billing methods of these three types of transportation?
The billing method of Amazon FBA head transportation:
1. Calculation of air freight
Air express is generally calculated according to the actual weight and volume weight of the product, which is cheaper than land express. If it is the actual weight, the cost is usually calculated in kilograms; there are two formulas for calculating volume freight:
Weight (kg) = cargo volume (cubic meters)/0.006
Weight (kg) = length (cm) width (cm) height (cm)/6000
2. Calculation of sea freight
Sea freight is the cheapest way of first-way transportation, and the fee is generally charged according to the actual weight or volume. Fees vary from flight to flight. Calculated according to actual standards:
Ocean freight = freight rate × freight ton = basic freight rate × (1+ sum of surcharges) × freight volume.
3. Ground express calculation
Land express is generally calculated according to the limit of 1kg, and the first weight plus continuous weight; if the product is more than 21kg, regardless of the first weight and the added weight, it will be charged as 1kg. General billing formula:
Freight = first weight + (total weight kg × 2-1 first weight) × continuous weight.
Amazon logistics is favored by many sellers, especially now that they are all pursuing timeliness, it is particularly important to seize the first logistics. At present, there are mainly three kinds of first-haul logistics: sea, land and air. You can choose the most suitable transportation method after a comprehensive evaluation according to your actual needs.
Remarks: The above content is only an internal opinion and is for reference only.