Automobile Parts: Automobile Brakes - 18390

Automobile Brakes - 18390

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, lets carriers quickly identify qualities of the shipment to help with transportation logistics.
Ship automobile brakes accurately by using the information below:
NMFC Code
18390
COMMODITY
Automobile Brakes
FREIGHT CLASS
65
Commodity note:
Vehicle wheel; or Parts, vehicle wheel brake, other than plastic; used, having value only for reconditioning or refacing of steel components. Applies only when the articles are used, and have value not exceeding the value for reconditioning and only when described at time of shipment on shipping orders and bills of lading as 'used brakes or brake shoes' or 'used vehicle wheel brake parts' as the case may be. Used vehicle wheel brakes, brake shoes or parts which have been reconditioned or rebuilt in any way will be classified under the specific classification item as new.

Subclasses for

Automobile Brakes - 18390

Having subclasses is not uncommon for NMFC numbers. Subclasses are generally based on density.
In this instance, the commodity, automobile brakes, 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.

How many freight classes are there?

The National Motor Freight and Traffic Association has 18 freight classes numbered 50 to 500. The lower the freight class, the lower the cost of transporting that freight.

What is the NMFC class for basballs?

The NMFC freight class for baseballs is 85.