Cloth, Dry Goods, Fabrics or Textiles: Cloth or Fabric, other than rugs - 49237

Cloth or Fabric, other than rugs - 49237

What is Freight Class?

A freight code must be used when shipping products as LTL (less-than-truckload) freight. This standardized code, published by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association, lets carriers identify qualities of the shipment that help with transportation logistics.
Ship cloth or fabric, other than rugs accurately by using the information below:
49237
Cloth or Fabric, other than rugs
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Commodity note:
Combined with plastic or rubber, NOI, in boxes or wrapped bales or rolls, subject to Item 170 and having a density in pounds per cubic foot of

Subclasses for

Cloth or Fabric, other than rugs - 49237

Subclasses are smaller divisions of an NMFC number that almost always distinguish among similar items that can have different densities.
In this instance, the commodity, cloth or fabric, other than rugs, is further broken down in the following subclasses:
Subclass Info

49237-1

49237-2

49237-3

49237-4

49237-5

49237-6

49237-7

49237-8

49237-9

49237-10

49237-11

400

300

250

175

125

100

92.5

85

70

65

60

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Less than 1

1 but less than 2

2 but less than 4

4 but less than 6

6 but less than 8

8 but less than 10

10 but less than 12

12 but less than 15

15 but less than 22.5

22.5 but less than 30

30 or greater

Less than 1

1 but less than 2

2 but less than 4

4 but less than 6

6 but less than 8

8 but less than 10

10 but less than 12

12 but less than 15

15 but less than 22.5

22.5 but less than 30

30 or greater

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

What is freight hsn code?

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.

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 NOI stand for?

NOI stands for Not Otherwise Indicated. This is used when a commodity does not have an NMFC code. In these cases, density is usually used to determine freight class.