Aircraft: Aircraft galleys - 12040

Aircraft galleys - 12040

What is Freight Class?

All LTL (less-than-truckload) shipments are required to have a freight code. This standardized code, published by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association, lets carriers identify qualities of the shipment to help with transportation.
Ship aircraft galleys accurately by using the information below:
NMFC Code
12040
COMMODITY
Aircraft galleys
FREIGHT CLASS
200
Commodity note:
With or without food service module installed, in boxes or crates.

Subclasses for

Aircraft galleys - 12040

NMFC numbers may have subclasses. These are most frequently based on density.
In this instance, the commodity, aircraft galleys, is further broken down in the following subclasses:
Subclass Info
Subclass NMFC Code
Freight Class
Subclass Notes
Please note: This is for educational purposes only. Ultimately, the carrier reserves the right to classify the groups.

FAQs

What is freight class code?

National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) is the freight classification system that was created by the National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA) and is used for all interstate, intrastate, and foreign commerce movement of LTL cargo. NMFC codes provide standardized freight classes to determine the transportability of most of the countless different commodities that are shipped together in LTL shipments each year.

What does class mean when shipping?

The class determines the cost of the shipping. The lower the class, the lower the cost.

What is the NMFC class for clothing?

Apparel ranges between NMFC freight class 100 and 175.