Decorations Flowers - 56040

Decorations Flowers - 56040

What is Freight Class?

When you ship your products as LTL (less-than-truckload), you have to assign your shipment a freight code. This is a standard code created by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association which allows carriers to identify qualities of the shipment and assist with transportation logistics.
Ship decorations flowers accurately by using the information below:
56040
Decorations Flowers
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Commodity note:
Foliage, Grasses, Leaves, Plants, Bushes, Trees, Vines or Branches, NOI, including Arrangements, Designs, Sprays or Wreaths, Also applies on products in holders, or in holders weighted with cement, plaster or sand. artificial or natural, other than live plants, For provisions applicable on live plants, see item 71100, Florist or Nursery Stock Group. in boxes, subject to Item 170 and having a density in pounds per cubic foot of:

Subclasses for

Decorations Flowers - 56040

For many NMFC codes, there isn’t just one single class that is applied. NMFC numbers often have subclasses, which are almost always based on the density of the shipment.
In this instance, the commodity, decorations flowers, is further broken down in the following subclasses:

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freight subclasses

Subclass Info

56040-1

56040-2

56040-3

56040-4

56040-5

56040-6

56040-7

56040-8

56040-9

56040-10

56040-11

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
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Please note: This is for educational purposes only. Ultimately, the carrier reserves the right to classify the groups.

FAQs

Where can I find freight class code chart?

The National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA) publishes a list of freight class designations, codes, and subclasses for commonly shipped items (https://classit.nmfta.org/). A subscription fee is required to access this list. You can learn more about freight classes from the experts at Koho for free on our freight classes pages.

How is the cost of freight determined?

Your freight cost is determined by a number of variables, such as how far your shipment needs to go, the freight class number, whether or not accessorials are needed, as well as fluctuating fuel costs and truck capacity.

How is freight class determined?

NMFC freight classes are determined using four factors: density, handling, stowability, and liability. All of these factors affect the cost to the carrier of shipping goods.