Boat: Hatches - 24850

Hatches - 24850

What is Freight Class?

When you ship your products as LTL (less-than-truckload), you need to assign your shipment a freight code. This is a standard code made by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association which allows carriers to quickly identify qualities of the shipment and assist with transportation logistics.
Ship hatches accurately by using the information below:
NMFC Code
24850
COMMODITY
Hatches
FREIGHT CLASS
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Commodity note:
With or without frames, in boxes or crates, subject to Item 170 and having a density in pounds per cubic foot of:

Subclasses for

Hatches - 24850

Having multiple subclasses is fairly common for NMFC numbers. These subclasses are primarily based on the density of the shipment.
In this instance, the commodity, hatches, is further broken down in the following subclasses:
Subclass Info

24850-1

24850-2

100

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Less than 12

12 or greater

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

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.

What is the NMFC class for clothing?

Apparel ranges between NMFC freight class 100 and 175.