Athletic Goods: Pool Kits - 17050

Pool Kits - 17050

What is Freight Class?

When you ship your products as LTL (less-than-truckload), you will need to assign your shipment a freight code. This is a standard code published by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association which allows carriers to quickly identify qualities of the shipment and assist with transportation logistics.
Ship pool kits accurately by using the information below:
NMFC Code
17050
COMMODITY
Pool Kits
FREIGHT CLASS
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Commodity note:
Swimming or wading, above-ground or semi-inground, Also applies on accompanying complement of accessories or equipment, or Parts thereof, NOI, in boxes or crates, subject to Item 170 and having a density in pounds per cubic foot of:

Subclasses for

Pool Kits - 17050

NMFC numbers may have subclasses. These are most frequently based on density.
In this instance, the commodity, pool kits, is further broken down in the following subclasses:
Subclass Info

17050-1

17050-2

17050-3

125

85

70

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Less than 10

10 but less than 15

15 or greater

Less than 10

10 but less than 15

15 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

How can I determine NMFC codes?

An organization named the National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA) publishes a list of freight class designations, codes, and subclasses for frequently shipped commodities (https://classit.nmfta.org/). You must pay a subscription fee to view it. Find more information about freight classes from the experts at Koho for free on our freight classes pages.

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 clothing?

Apparel ranges between NMFC freight class 100 and 175.