When we say volume, quantity is the description that first comes to mind. But they are not one in the same. Volumetrics or the measurement of a unit’s dimensions and weight helps supply chain experts better understand how much space a shipment might need. It is critical to ensuring supply chains meet the demands of their customers in an efficient, less wasteful and less costly way.
This poster provides information on what volumetrics is and how it applies to every step along the supply chain. For more information on volumetrics, watch our volumetrics overview video.