Drawing Instruments, Optical Goods or Scientific Instruments: Lens Blanks - 57940

Lens Blanks - 57940

What is Freight Class?

When you ship your products as LTL (less-than-truckload), 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.
Ship lens blanks accurately by using the information below:
57940
Lens Blanks
85
Commodity note:
Optical, NOI, in boxes

Subclasses for

Lens Blanks - 57940

Subclasses are divisions of an NMFC number that usually distinguish similar items that have different densities.
In this instance, the commodity, lens blanks, 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

Where can I find freight class code chart?

The National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA) publishes a list of freight class designations, codes, and subclasses for commonly shipped items (https://classit.nmfta.org/). A subscription fee is required to access this list. You can learn more about freight classes from the experts at Koho for free on our freight classes pages.

What is the least expensive freight class?

Freight class 50 is the least expensive because it refers to the freight that is easiest to transport for the carriers.

Do all commodities have NMFC freight subclasses?

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