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Optional Services – Extend Your Shipping Choices

DHL offers a breadth of Optional Services - from non-standard deliveries and billing options to climate neutral shipping. With a flexible choice of service enhancements, you have added convenience when using our express delivery services worldwide.
Please note that not all Optional Services are available with every shipment or in every country.

Additional charges for Optional Services for international shipments

Optional Service How We Charge Additional Charge
Shipment Value Protection By shipment value Export: 1.00 USD per 100.00 USD of coverage with a 3.00 USD minimum; Imports: 1.00 USD per 100.00 USD of coverage with a 10.00 USD minimum
GOGREEN Climate Neutral By shipment weight 0.06 USD per LB with 0.12 USD minimum
GOGREEN Carbon Estimate Per report 300.00 USD
GOGREEN Carbon Footprint Per annum 1,000.00 USD
Saturday Delivery Per shipment 50.00 USD
Shipment Preparation Per hour 20.00 USD
Duties and Taxes Paid Per shipment 15.00 USD
Neutral Delivery Per shipment 20.00 USD
Change of Billing Per invoice 13.00 USD
Alternative Date On receiver request No charge
Alternative Address On receiver request No charge
Signature Release On receiver request No charge
Leave your Signature On receiver request No charge
Service Point Delivery On receiver request No charge
Optional Services and Surcharges are in addition to applicable transportation charges. They will be billed in accordance with the published rates current at the time the shipment booking is made.

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