When shipping products as LTL (less-than-truckload), you must assign your shipment a freight code. This is a standardized code issued by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association that allows carriers to identify qualities of the shipment and help with transportation.
Ship china fireclay accurately by using the information below:
Crude or ground, in bags, boxes or drums
China Fireclay - 48150
NMFC numbers often have multiple subclasses. These are almost always based on density.
In this instance, the commodity, china fireclay, 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.