Fencing: Fence Gates - 68025

Fence Gates - 68025

What is Freight Class?

A freight code is required when shipping products as LTL (less-than-truckload) freight. This code is published by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association and lets carriers quickly identify qualities of the shipment to help with transportation logistics.
Ship fence gates accurately by using the information below:
68025
Fence Gates
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Commodity note:
Other than plastic; or Partitions or Partition Doors, steel and wire combined; in packages, subject to Item 170 and having a density in pounds per cubic foot of:

Subclasses for

Fence Gates - 68025

Having multiple subclasses is not unusual for NMFC numbers. Subclasses are usually a question of density.
In this instance, the commodity, fence gates, is further broken down in the following subclasses:
Subclass Info

68025-1

68025-2

68025-3

200

110

77.5

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Less than 8

8 but less than 12

12 or greater

Less than 8

8 but less than 12

12 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

Do all LTL shippers use NMFC freight classes?

Almost all U.S. LTL carriers use NMFC freight classes, although some are attempting to move to a dimensionally-based system.

If I am shipping a couch when do I use freight class 250 vs freight class 175?

If the couch you are shipping has not been assembled yet and you are shipping various components that you can use freight class 250. If you are shipping a complete product then you should use freight class 175.

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.