Dimensional Weight is also known as DIM Weight, Volumetric Weight, Cubed Weight, etc.
Freight carriers utilize the greater of the actual weight or dimensional weight to calculate shipping charges.
NOTE: THESE CALCULATIONS ARE ESTIMATES AND TO BE USED ONLY TO PROVIDE REFERENCES
Dimensional Weight is calculated as (Length x Width x Height)/(Dimensional Factor).
Measurements can be made all in inches or centimeters, but the appropriate shipping factor must also be used.
Dimensional Factor for Ocean: 1728
Dimensional Factor for Air : 166