Camera: Photographers' Materials - 39740

Photographers' Materials - 39740

What is Freight Class?

A freight code is required when shipping products as LTL (less-than-truckload) freight. This code is published by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association and lets carriers quickly identify qualities of the shipment to help with transportation logistics.
Ship photographers' materials accurately by using the information below:
39740
Photographers' Materials
100
Commodity note:
NOI, in boxes. Negative flats, used in making lithographic printing plates, may be shipped in fiber tubes with ends securely closed.

Subclasses for

Photographers' Materials - 39740

Having multiple subclasses is not unusual for NMFC numbers. Subclasses are usually a question of density.
In this instance, the commodity, photographers' materials, 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 are the NMFC codes?

Created and maintained by a nonprofit organization called the National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA), National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) is a classification system used for interstate, intrastate, and foreign commerce movement of LTL shipments. You can learn more 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.