Brass, Bronze or Copper: Plate - 30740

Plate - 30740

What is Freight Class?

When you ship your products as LTL (less-than-truckload), you must assign your shipment a freight code. This is a standard code implemented by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association which allows carriers to easily identify qualities of the shipment and assist with transportation logistics.
Ship plate accurately by using the information below:
30740
Plate
60
Commodity note:
NOI, other than perforated or silver plated; thinner than 38 gauge (thinner than 0.004 inch), in boxes; 38 gauge or thicker (0.004 inch or thicker), in bundles when thinner than 16 gauge (thinner than 0.0508 inch), In addition to bundling requirements, sheet or strip, thinner than 16 gauge, other than in coils, not exceeding four inches in stacked height, must be protected around entire perimeter by a wooden frame securely metal-strapped or with perimeter protected by use of solid fiber angle forms of 1/4-inch thickness secured by strapping. Frame must utilize wooden cross members and skid blocks or runners where necessary to allow for mechanical handling and to protect against possible damage.

Subclasses for

Plate - 30740

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

National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) is the freight classification system that was created by the National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA) and is used for all interstate, intrastate, and foreign commerce movement of LTL cargo. NMFC codes provide standardized freight classes to determine the transportability of most of the countless different commodities that are shipped together in LTL shipments each year.

What is the most expensive freight class?

Freight Class 500 freight is the most expensive to ship. This classification is reserved for items of very high value or for items that use lots of space but weigh very little.

What does NMFC stand for?

NMFC stand for National Motor Freight Classification. This is a classification system used for interstate, intrastate, and foreign commerce movement of LTL shipments. You can learn more on our freight classes pages.