Cloth, Dry Goods, Fabrics or Textiles: Cloth, burlap, gunny, ixtle (istle), jute - 48980

Cloth, burlap, gunny, ixtle (istle), jute - 48980

What is Freight Class?

When you ship your products as LTL (less-than-truckload), you will need to assign your shipment a freight code. This is a standard code published 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, burlap, gunny, ixtle (istle), jute accurately by using the information below:
Cloth, burlap, gunny, ixtle (istle), jute
Commodity note:
Dyed not more than one color, rolled, in packages

Subclasses for

Cloth, burlap, gunny, ixtle (istle), jute - 48980

NMFC numbers may have subclasses. These are most frequently based on density.
In this instance, the commodity, cloth, burlap, gunny, ixtle (istle), jute, is further broken down in the following subclasses:
Subclass Info
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.


What is NMFC code?

The National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) is the freight classification system devised by the National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA) and is used for all interstate, intrastate, and foreign commercial movement of LTL cargo. NMFC codes provide standardized freight classes to determine the ease of transport of many of the wide variety of commodities that are shipped together in LTL shipments.

What is the most expensive freight class?

Freight Class 500 freight is the most expensive to ship. This classification is reserved for items of very high value or for items that use lots of space but weigh very little.

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.