Abrasives: Grain Abrasives - 1020

Grain Abrasives - 1020

What is Freight Class?

When you ship your products as LTL (less-than-truckload) freight, you’ll need 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 grain abrasives accurately by using the information below:
NMFC Code
1020
COMMODITY
Grain Abrasives
FREIGHT CLASS
55
Commodity note:

Subclasses for

Grain Abrasives - 1020

NMFC numbers may have subclasses. These are most frequently based on density.
In this instance, the commodity, grain abrasives, 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.

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 best way to calculate your freight class?

Working with a 3PL like Koho can help you accurately determine your freight class so you can avoid re-classification fees with the carriers. For more information on the freight class system, go to the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association.

Do all commodities have NMFC freight subclasses?

No, not all commodities have freight subclasses, although many do.