How to calculate fees when inbound dimensional shipping weight is greater than actual weight?
When shipping items into Amazon FBA some shipping services (FedEx / UPS / USPS) calculate the cost of shipping using dimensional weight vs actual weight when the dimensional weight is greater than the actual weight.
To enable this method of calculating the inbound shipping follow these steps:
1. Click on the Settings gear icon
2. Click on Calculator Settings
3. Locate the section labeled "What weight to use to calculate Inbound Shipping"
4. Select The greater of (product weight, dimensional weight)
Understanding the difference between product weight, unit weight, shipping weight, dimensional weight, and product size tier
Use the table below to understand the difference between product weight, unit weight, shipping weight, dimensional weight, and product size tier and how they are used to calculate your profits Value How amazon defines this How is it used Note ...
What is the difference between adding inbound shipping in the total fees verse in the total costs on the calculator?
The difference between including the inbound shipping in the total fees instead of the total costs is how AZInsight displays the fee breakdown. When you select the option to add inbound shipping in the fees then AZInsight will add the inbound ...
What is FBA inbound shipping and how to add it into account for it on AZInsight?
Inbound shipping is the cost to ship the goods in the FBA Warehouse. When shipping products to Amazon you need to consider the different size tiers. You can either set a standard cost for all the size tiers or customize the cost for each of the ...
How to manually add or change weight and dimensions that the calculate uses to calculate profit?
To manually add or change a product's weight or dimensions, follow these steps: Click on the Dim and enter in your estimated dimensions of the product click on the X to save the changes Click on Product wgt and enter in your estimated weight of the ...
Understanding the difference between the three different methods AZInsight can use to calculate ROI
The equation used to calculate ROI or Return on Investment is calculated as ROI = Net Profit / Investment. As an Amazon Seller, you must choose what goes into the investment part of the equation. Below are the choices that AZInsight gives you: ...