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Chassis Split


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What is a Chassis Split?

A chassis split refers to a situation where the container and the chassis are not in the same location. This can lead to additional costs in the shipping process.

Why Does a Chassis Split Occur?

A chassis split occurs when there are no chassis available at an ocean port. The trucker then has to travel to a nearby chassis pool to pick up the chassis before proceeding to the port.

What is a Chassis Split Fee?

To compensate for the extra effort and cost involved in a chassis split, the trucking operator may charge a chassis split fee.

How is the Chassis Split Fee Displayed?

If applicable, the chassis split fee will appear as a destination charge on your next Beeontrade invoice.

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