Animal Cages - 39520

Animal Cages - 39520

What is Freight Class?

All LTL (less-than-truckload) shipments require a freight code. This code, created by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association, allows carriers to quickly identify qualities of the shipment and assist with transportation logistics.
Ship animal cages accurately by using the information below:
39520
Animal Cages
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Commodity note:
NOI, other than cage-type traps; or Kennels or Doghouses, including Exhibition Kennels or Benches; metal or wood, with or without components of other materials. Also applies on accompanying hardware necessary for assembly in same or separate packages.

Subclasses for

Animal Cages - 39520

Subclasses are smaller divisions of an NMFC number that almost always distinguish among similar items that can have different densities.
In this instance, the commodity, animal cages, is further broken down in the following subclasses:

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freight subclasses

Subclass Info

39520-1

39520-2

39520-3

39520-4

39520-5

39520-6

39520-7

39520-8

250

250

100

200

92.5

#VALUE!

Mounted diagonally or vertically on lift truck skids, pallets or platforms or on shipping carriers or racks.

In boxes or crates,or on lift truck skids, pallets or platforms, other than as set forth in sub 1.

Exceeding 96 inches in length, subject to Item 170 and having a density in pounds per cubic foot of:

Less than 8

8 or greater

Not exceeding 96 inches in length, subject to Item 170 and having a density in pounds per cubic foot of:

Less than 8

8 or greater

Mounted diagonally or vertically on lift truck skids, pallets or platforms or on shipping carriers or racks.

In boxes or crates,or on lift truck skids, pallets or platforms, other than as set forth in sub 1.

Exceeding 96 inches in length, subject to Item 170 and having a density in pounds per cubic foot of:

Less than 8

8 or greater

Not exceeding 96 inches in length, subject to Item 170 and having a density in pounds per cubic foot of:

Less than 8

8 or greater

Subclass NMFC Code
Freight Class
Subclass Notes
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Please note: This is for educational purposes only. Ultimately, the carrier reserves the right to classify the groups.

FAQs

Do all LTL shippers use NMFC freight classes?

Almost all U.S. LTL carriers use NMFC freight classes, although some are attempting to move to a dimensionally-based system.

What is the most expensive freight class?

Freight Class 500 freight is the most expensive to ship. This classification is reserved for items of very high value or for items that use lots of space but weigh very little.

Why is the freight class of some commodities fixed?

Some items, such as car transmissions, have a specific class no matter how heavy or big they are. This is called a fixed class. Items can be assigned a fixed class if the value and transportability very rarely change.