What is Freight Class?
When you ship your products as LTL (less-than-truckload), you need to assign your shipment a freight code. This is a standard code made by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association which allows carriers to quickly identify qualities of the shipment and assist with transportation logistics.
Ship cloth accurately by using the information below:
Combined with cellulose film, in boxes
Cloth - 49240
Subclasses are divisions of an NMFC number that usually distinguish similar items that have different densities.
In this instance, the commodity, cloth, is further broken down in the following subclasses:
Subclass NMFC Code