How it Works

What's the best way to pack items for shipping?

At United, our objective is to urge your cargo safely to its destination within the same condition it had been sent. Succeeding time you ship with United express you'll be able to do your half by reviewing our packaging recommendations on a way to pack a box and following our pointers. If you would like facilitate packaging your parcel or wish to get provides.

Follow the Basics

CUSHION IT

Choose cushioning of appropriate density and thickness, and use enough to fill all void spaces in your shipping container.

BOX IT

Select a convenient container that is large enough to accommodate the proper thickness of cushioning material.

SEAL IT

Apply a minimum of 3 strips of packaging tape to the highest and bottom sides of the container using the H tape recording methodology.

LABEL IT

Place the transportation label with the recipient's complete address on the most visible side of the container from any folds or seams.

Packing Your Shipment

At United , our objective is to get your shipment safely to its destination in the same condition it was sent. The next time you ship with United express® you can do your part by reviewing our packaging tips on how to pack a box and following our guidelines. If you need help packaging your parcel or want to purchase supplies.

Follow the Basics

CUSHION IT

Choose cushioning of appropriate density and thickness, and use enough to fill all void spaces in your shipping container.

BOX IT

Select a convenient container that is large enough to accommodate the proper thickness of cushioning material.

SEAL IT

Apply at least three strips of packaging tape to the top and bottom sides of the container using the H taping method.

LABEL IT

Place the transportation label with the recipient's complete address on the most visible side of the container away from any folds or seams.

Rate Calculation

Ship everywhere the globe - USA, Canada, UK, Europe, Singapore, Australia, New Zealand, UAE, Mideast and every one over worldwide countries. For shipping rate details please enter the knowledge below.
"City surcharge applies to high-ticket metros as like Bangalore, Chennai, Mumbai and Pune ...etc."

Terms & Conditions

  • Packages volumetric ( L * W * H - in cms) / 5000 ) or actual weight whichever is higher will be charged
  • Address correction charges will be charged as per destination
  • Remote area fee Rs.40/- per kg with minimum of Rs.2500/- will be charged extra for all Remote area locations
  • Photo ID compulsory for Shipment from Individual
  • Any other levies, taxes or duties implemented by the govt would be charged as applicable.

Dimensional Weight Calculator

Formula : Length (X) Height (X) Width/5000

For example, for U.S. or Canadian origin export shipments measured in inches, the divisor is 166. For EMEA, animal material and APAC origin export shipments measured in inches, the divisor is 139; if measured in centimetres, the divisor is 5,000.

Fuel Surcharge

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Dangerous Goods

In consistence with International shipping Association (IATA) pointers, below is that the full listing of prohibited things / goods that don't seem to be allowed to be loaded on associate aeroplane. Please ask this guideline before causation your shipments.


Items/Products are normally forbidden on any commercial aircraft or ocean freight.. Example: Bullets, Gun Powder.

Items/Products are normally forbidden on any commercial aircraft or ocean freight. Example: Bullets, Gun Powder.

Items/Products are normally forbidden on any commercial aircraft or ocean freight. Example: Bullets, Gun Powder.

Items/Products are normally forbidden on any commercial aircraft or ocean freight. Example: Bullets, Gun Powder.

Items/Products are normally forbidden on any commercial aircraft or ocean freight. Example: Bullets, Gun Powder.

Items/Products are normally forbidden on any commercial aircraft or ocean freight. Example: Bullets, Gun Powder.

Items/Products are normally forbidden on any commercial aircraft or ocean freight. Example: Bullets, Gun Powder.

Items/Products are normally forbidden on any commercial aircraft or ocean freight. Example: Bullets, Gun Powder.

Items/Products are normally forbidden on any commercial aircraft or ocean freight. Example: Bullets, Gun Powder.

Items/Products are normally forbidden on any commercial aircraft or ocean freight. Example: Bullets, Gun Powder.

Prohibited Items

Items listed below (or any item similar in content or description) cannot be carried under any of the services (unless specified). Any person sending such an item may have their Account cancelled or Get Penalized and Legally Prosecuted under Judicial Law. Items specified as 'carried on a no-compensation basis' can be carried at your own risk, but will not be compensated whatsoever in the event of loss or damage

Following commodities are banned on
  • Aerosols
  • Alcohol
  • Ammunition
  • Animals
  • Antiques(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Any Item Containing Liquids
  • Any Item With Glass Components(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Apple IMac(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Apple IPad(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Apple IPhone(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Apple Macbook(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Apple Macbook Pro(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Apple Powermac(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Arms And Ammunition
  • Artworks(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Batteries
  • Beer
  • Birds
  • Boat Engines
  • Bodily Fluids
  • Boiler
  • Bonds
  • Bottled Liquids
  • Bouquets
  • Bullion
  • CRT Screens(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • CRT Screens(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Canned Liquids
  • Car Boots
  • Car Headlamps(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Car Seats (excluding Child Seats)
  • Cash
  • Ceramics(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Champagne
  • Charcoal
  • Cheques (carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Chocolate
  • Christmas Crackers
  • Coal
  • Coke (coal)
  • Cologne
  • Compressed Gas
  • Corrosive Materials
  • Counterfeit Items
  • Cupboards (freestanding)(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Damaged Goods(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Dangerous Goods
  • Deceased Animals
  • Deodorant
  • Diesel
  • Drawers (freestanding)(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Drugs
  • Drums(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Empty Aerosols
  • Empty Gas Cylinders
  • Empty Pressure Cylinders
  • Engines
  • Exhausts
  • Explosive Materials
  • Fax Machines(prohibited for international shipments only)
  • Firearms (including Replica)
  • Fireworks
  • Fish
  • Fishing Rods
  • Flammable Materials
  • Flowers
  • Fluid
  • Food
  • Freestanding Furniture(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Fur(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Furniture (freestanding)(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Gas Cylinders
  • Gasses
  • Glass(carried on a no-compensation basi
  • Golf Clubs(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Guitars(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Guns
  • Hazardous Goods
  • Headlamps(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Illegal Substances
  • Imitation Firearms
  • Jewellery Valued Over Rs.3,000(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Juice
  • Keyboards (musical Instrument)(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Knives
  • LCD Screens(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • LCD TVs(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Laptops(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Large Car Components
  • Lenses (glass)
  • Liquid
  • Liquids
  • Live Animals
  • Livestock
  • Lottery Tickets
  • Magnum
  • Marble(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Medical Samples
  • Mirrors(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Mobile Phones valued over Rs.5,000(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Monitors (LCD/CRT/TFT/LED)(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Motorcycle Engines
  • Motorcycle Panels
  • Munitions
  • Musical Instruments(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Netbooks(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Notebook Computers(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Oil
  • Outboard Motors
  • Oxidizing Materials
  • Paint
  • Passports
  • Perfume
  • Perishable Goods
  • Personal Effects(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Petrol
  • Pharmaceutical Products
  • Photocopiers(prohibited for international shipments only)
  • Pianos(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Pills
  • Plants
  • Plasma Screens(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Plasma TVs(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Poorly Packaged Goods
  • Porcelain(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Pots(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Pottery(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Powders and chemicals
  • Precious Metals (carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Precious Stones
  • Pressurized Containers
  • Pressurized Cylinders
  • Printer Cartridges(prohibited for international shipments only)
  • Printers(prohibited for international shipments only)
  • Pyrotechnics
  • Radioactive Materials
  • Replica Guns
  • Replica Items
  • Replica Weapons
  • Screens(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Settees
  • Sheet Metals(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Sheet Plastics(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Shrubs
  • Sofas
  • Spray Cans
  • Stolen Goods
  • TFT Screens(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • TVs(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Tables (freestanding)(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Tablet Computers(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Tablets (pills)
  • Televisions(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Tiles(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Tissue Samples
  • Toilets
  • Toner Cartridges(prohibited for international shipments only)
  • Toxic Materials
  • Toy Guns
  • Trees
  • Trumpets(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Un-boxed Furniture
  • Un-packaged Goods
  • Unboxed Bicycles
  • Vases(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Vodka
  • Wardrobes (freestanding)(carried on a no-compensation basis)
  • Water
  • Weapons
  • Whiskey
  • Wine

Also disallowed are: merchandise transferring below ATA Carnet and every one temporary exports and imports; things shifting below FCR, FCT and CAD (Cash Against Document) shipments with inherent vice, that by their nature area unit possible to soil, impair or harm persons, merchandise or equipment; merchandise, the carriage of that is prohibited by law within the country of origin, transit or destination (e.g. ivory and ivory items), merchandise which are a magnet for excise duty (e.g. spirits) or that need special facilities, safety precautions or permits. Below applicable law, sure merchandise could also be transported solely below prescribed conditions and sure merchandise area unit prohibited from transportation by air (e.g. liquids in glass containers). It is the transporter's responsibility to suits current government laws or laws applicable in every country. Shipments are subject to scrutiny and doable delay by customs or representatives of alternative government authorities. we have a tendency to claim all authority to refuse or suspend shipping of any package that doesn't taken off contact details for shipper and receiver and of products that, in our opinion, don't seem to be practicable for transportation or don't seem to be adequately represented, classified or packed and tagged in a very manner appropriate for transportation and in the course of necessary documentation. We will not ship any things that area unit illegal by law or regulation of any federal, state or government within the origin or destination countries or which can breach any applicable export, import or alternative laws or endanger the protection of our workers, agents and subcontractors or the suggests that of transportation or, which in our opinion, soil, paint or alternative wise harm other merchandise or instrumentation or that area unit economically or operationally impractical to move.

Documents

S.No Name Excel File Pdf File
1 Commercial Invoice
2 Shipper's Letter of Instructions
3 Non-DG Declaration    
4 GR Waiver Form (Repair & Return    
5 Single Country Declaration    
6 Negative Declaration    
7 Annexure C1 for EOU    
8 Appendix II for DEEC    
9 Annexure II for Drawback    
10 Appendix IV for Drawback    
11 Packing List    
12 SDF Form    
13 GR Waiver Form    
14 Quota Charge Statement    
15 Multiple Country Declaration    
16 TSCA Certificate    
17 Annexure D for DEPB    
18 Annexure I for Drawback    
19 Appendix III for Drawback    
20 20.MSDS    
21 INDEMNITY    
22 ANTI PORNOGRAPHY CERTIFICATION)