Boat: Boat Spars - 25040

Boat Spars - 25040

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 boat spars accurately by using the information below:
NMFC Code
25040
COMMODITY
Boat Spars
FREIGHT CLASS
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Commodity note:

Subclasses for

Boat Spars - 25040

Often, NMFC codes have numerous subclasses. These subclasses are almost always based on how dense the items are.
In this instance, the commodity, boat spars, is further broken down in the following subclasses:
Subclass Info

25040-1

25040-2

25040-3

70

150

85

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Steel

Wooden, hollow

Wooden, solid

Steel

Wooden, hollow

Wooden, solid

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

Where can I find a freight code list?

The National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA) publishes a list of freight class designations, codes, and subclasses for commonly shipped items (https://classit.nmfta.org/). A subscription is required to view this list. You can read more about freight classes at Koho for free on our freight classes pages.

What is the least expensive freight class?

Freight class 50 is the least expensive because it refers to the freight that is easiest to transport for the carriers.

Can how I pack my shipment affect freight class?

Yes. How your freight is packaged can signifcantly affect the cost of your shipment. Contact Koho for questions about specific commodities and best packaging practices.