Building Woodwork: Newel Posts - 38060

Newel Posts - 38060

What is Freight Class?

A standardized freight code must be used when shipping products as LTL (less-than-truckload) freight. This code, which is published by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association, allows carriers to quickly identify qualities of the shipment and assist with transportation logistics.
Ship newel posts accurately by using the information below:
38060
Newel Posts
85
Commodity note:
Where reference is made to this note, provisions apply on articles of foreign wood, other than Canadian wood or other than foreign birch, pine or spruce, not further finished than primed., in bundles or in boxes or crates

Subclasses for

Newel Posts - 38060

NMFC numbers can have a number of subclasses. These are usually based on the density of the shipment.
In this instance, the commodity, newel posts, 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 a freight code?

National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) is a freight classification system created by the National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA) and used for interstate, intrastate, and foreign commerce shipping of LTL cargo. NMFC freight codes provide standardized freight classes to determine the ease of transport of many of the huge variety of different commodities being shipped together in LTL shipments every year.

What is the purpose of freight classification?

Freight classification groups products based on similar density, stowability, handling and liability so carriers and shippers have an effective way of communicating the ease of transporting said freight.

What is the NMFC class for basballs?

The NMFC freight class for baseballs is 85.