1. Where the goods are collected from or delivered to impacts the price of shipment. The general rule is the further they must travel the more the shipment will cost.
2. Weights dimensions and the quantity of freight you are shipping. Things like:
a. Am I shipping a satchel, a carton, a pallet or skid?
b. Is my shipment fragile or an irregular shape?
c. What is the length, width, height of my freight?
d. What is the dead weight of my freight?
e. Is my freight over 1.2M in any direction?
f. Is my freight over 20kgs dead weight?
g. The larger the item the more the service will cost.
h. Will my shipment fit on a plan or does it need to be driven.
3. Additional services to get your goods collected or delivered. Such as:
a. Tail lift at pick up or delivery.
b. Hand load or unload
c. Two man team delivery
d. Heavy weight residential delivery or pick up
e. Contains dangerous goods
f. Contains lithium batteries.
g. Do you need a time slot for pick up or delivery?
h. Does it need to be delivered by a certain time?