What is a Fuel Surcharge when shipping with a courier?31 January 2023
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We provide logistics services to online retailers in Europe: Amazon FBA prep, processing FBA removal orders, forwarding to Fulfillment Centers - both FBA and Vendor shipments.
The most common surcharges when shipping with a courier are:
- Fuel surcharge - covers the fluctuating cost of fuel for courier delivery trucks.
- Residential surcharge - for deliveries to residential addresses.
- Delivery area surcharge - for deliveries to remote or hard-to-reach locations.
- Dimension surcharge - for oversized or overweight packages.
- Signature confirmation surcharge - for the requirement of a signature upon delivery.
- Saturday delivery surcharge - for deliveries made on a Saturday.
- Delivery attempt surcharge - for each additional delivery attempt made by the courier.
It's important to note that these surcharges may vary by courier company and destination.