Ammunition, Not explosive: Bombs Ammunition, Not explosive - 14050
What is Freight Class?
You must assign your shipment a freight code when shipping products as LTL (less-than-truckload). This standardized code, issued by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association, allows carriers to identify qualities of the shipment to help with transportation.
Ship bombs ammunition, not explosive accurately by using the information below:
Bombs Ammunition, Not explosive
Practice, iron or steel, other than plate or sheet iron or steel, or zinc and iron or steel combined, empty, in boxes or crates.
Bombs Ammunition, Not explosive - 14050
NMFC numbers may have subclasses. These are most frequently based on density.
In this instance, the commodity, bombs ammunition, not explosive, is further broken down in the following subclasses:
Subclass NMFC Code
Please note: This is for educational purposes only. Ultimately, the carrier reserves the right to classify the groups.
HSN stands for Harmonized System of Nomenclature. It is a system for classifying commodities created by the World Customs organization. U.S. LTL shipping, however, uses NMFC classifications instead.
Can I use a lower NMFC class to save money on shipping?
No. If you claim that your freight is a lower class than it actually is, your carrier will likely find out. They will charge you a fee for reclassifying the freight and charge you the appropriate amount for the actual class of your freight after it has been shipped.