Automobile Parts: Automobile Lighters - 19030

Automobile Lighters - 19030

What is Freight Class?

When you ship your products as LTL (less-than-truckload), you will need to assign your shipment a freight code. This is a standard code published by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association which allows carriers to quickly identify qualities of the shipment and assist with transportation logistics.
Ship automobile lighters accurately by using the information below:
NMFC Code
19030
COMMODITY
Automobile Lighters
FREIGHT CLASS
100
Commodity note:
Cigar, cigarette or pipe, electric, or Lighter Elements, Retainers or Handles, in boxes

Subclasses for

Automobile Lighters - 19030

NMFC numbers may have subclasses. These are most frequently based on density.
In this instance, the commodity, automobile lighters, 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 definition?

Created and maintained by a nonprofit membership organization named the National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA), National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) is a classification system used for interstate, intrastate, and foreign commerce movement of LTL shipments. You can learn more from the experts at Koho on our freight classes pages.

Are NMFC and Freight Classes the same thing?

Every commodity has both a freight class and a NMFC code. Freight class represents a category of items while NMFC codes relate to specific commodities within each of the 18 freight classes.

Does stackability affect freight class?

Yes. If your shipment can be stacked, it allows the carrier to fit more freight into their truck.