An organization known as the National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA) publishes a list of freight class designations, codes, and subclasses for many commonly shipped commodities (https://classit.nmfta.org/). You must pay a subscription fee to view this list. For more information about freight classes for free on our freight classes pages.
CWT stands for hundredweight. LTL shipments are priced â€œper 100 pounds,â€ â€œcwt,â€ or â€œper hundredweight.â€ This means that a 400 lb shipment priced at $25 CWT would cost $100, not including accessories or specialty services.
Yes. How your freight is packaged can signifcantly affect the cost of your shipment. Contact Koho for questions about specific commodities and best packaging practices.