Cloth, Dry Goods, Fabrics or Textiles: Dry Goods or Textiles, NOI - 49390

Dry Goods or Textiles, NOI - 49390

What is Freight Class?

When shipping your products as LTL (less-than-truckload), you’ll have to assign your shipment a freight code. This is a standardized code made by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association which allows carriers to identify qualities of the shipment and assist with transportation.
Ship dry goods or textiles, noi accurately by using the information below:
49390
Dry Goods or Textiles, NOI
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Commodity note:
In boxes or wrapped bales or rolls, subject to Item 170 and having a density in pounds per cubic foot of:

Subclasses for

Dry Goods or Textiles, NOI - 49390

For many NMFC codes, there isn’t just one class that is applied. Frequently, NMFC numbers have a number of subclasses, which are usually based on the density of the shipment.
In this instance, the commodity, dry goods or textiles, noi, is further broken down in the following subclasses:
Subclass Info

49390-1

49390-2

49390-3

49390-4

49390-5

49390-6

49390-7

49390-8

49390-9

49390-10

49390-11

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 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 purpose of freight classification?

Freight classification groups products based on similar density, stowability, handling and liability so carriers and shippers have an effective way of communicating the ease of transporting said freight.

What is the NMFC class for clothing?

Apparel ranges between NMFC freight class 100 and 175.