Friendly Warning - Dimensional Weight Changes Coming 1/8/17
What does this mean? Large items will be more expensive to ship. If you are planning on buying any large items, now is the time. Wheels, body kits, air deflectors, etc.
2017 Rate Change Information
Retail rates for UPS® Air Service, UPS 3 Day Select® and international Air services will increase December 26, 2016 and are available for download.
UPS SurePost® rates will increase December 26, 2016.
Effective January 8, 2017, UPS will change the dimensional weight calculation for U.S. domestic services and UPS® Standard from Canada import packages subject to UPS Daily rates. U.S. domestic services packages that are greater than 1,728 cubic inches will use a 139 divisor to calculate dimensional weight. U.S. domestic services packages less than or equal to 1,728 cubic inches will continue to use a 166 divisor to calculate dimensional weight. UPS Standard from Canada import shipments will use a 139 divisor to calculate dimensional weight.
Effective January 8, 2017, the Additional Handling charge will be assessed for any package with the longest side exceeding 48 inches, instead of 60 inches.