When Carrier is requested to assemble shipments at point of origin the following will apply:
Shipper must supply bills of lading and labels identifying which product is to be shipped on each shipment.
Carrier will assemble product into shipments according to the Shipper supplied bills of lading, apply the Shipper supplied labels and forward the completed shipments to destination.
Carrier liability for piece count will not commence until the shipments have been assembled and the bills of lading signed by the Carrier. Carrier will notify Shipper immediately of any shortage or overage of products for disposition.
Applicable charges for Shipment Assemble are as follows:
$1.05 per piece or package, or
$1.72 per 100 pounds, whichever is greater,
Subject to a minimum charge of $34.00 per shipment.
The above Shipment Assembly charges do not include the line haul charges from point of origin to point of destination but are in addition to the applicable line haul charges.
Carrier will make a diligent effort to execute the request for Shipment Assembly, but will not be responsible if resources are not available to complete request.
Charges for the Shipment Assembly and applicable line haul must be billed prepaid and paid by the party requesting the service.