Farm Equipment: Battery Brooders - 64680

Battery Brooders - 64680

What is Freight Class?

When shipping your products as LTL (less-than-truckload), you need to assign your shipment a freight code. This is a standardized code created by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association which allows carriers to identify qualities of the shipment and assist with transportation.
Ship battery brooders accurately by using the information below:
64680
Battery Brooders
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Commodity note:
Steel or steel and wire combined, other than poultry laying cages. Includes equipment of heating apparatus which when detached must be in boxes, crates or drums, except that cast iron stoves may be shipped loose:

Subclasses for

Battery Brooders - 64680

Having multiple subclasses is not unusual for NMFC numbers. Subclasses are usually a question of density.
In this instance, the commodity, battery brooders, is further broken down in the following subclasses:
Subclass Info

64680-1

64680-2

150

100

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SU, in boxes or crates

KD, in packages

SU, in boxes or crates

KD, in packages

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 a freight code?

National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) is a freight classification system created by the National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA) and used for interstate, intrastate, and foreign commerce shipping of LTL cargo. NMFC freight codes provide standardized freight classes to determine the ease of transport of many of the huge variety of different commodities being shipped together in LTL shipments every year.

How is the cost of freight determined?

Your freight cost is determined by a number of variables, such as how far your shipment needs to go, the freight class number, whether or not accessorials are needed, as well as fluctuating fuel costs and truck capacity.

What does NMFC stand for?

NMFC stand for National Motor Freight Classification. This is a classification system used for interstate, intrastate, and foreign commerce movement of LTL shipments. You can learn more on our freight classes pages.