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Rugs - 71000

What is Freight Class?

When shipping your products as LTL (less-than-truckload), you need to assign your shipment a freight code. This is a standardized code created by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association which allows carriers to identify qualities of the shipment and assist with transportation.
Ship rugs accurately by using the information below:
71000
Rugs
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Commodity note:
NOI, value declared in writing by shipper, or agreed upon in writing as the released value of the property in accordance with the following, The value declared in writing by the shipper, or agreed upon in writing as the released value of the property, as the case may be, must be entered on shipping order and bill of lading, as follows: "The agreed or declared value of the property is hereby specifically stated by the shipper to be not exceeding ______ per 100 pounds." (Classes herein based on released value have been authorized by the Interstate Commerce Commission in Released Rates Orders MC No. 1 of January 16, 1936, as amended October 20, 1948, August 9, 1966, October 7, 1966, October 12, 1970 and March 31, 1980.) If consignor declines to declare the value, or agree to released value in writing, shipment will not be accepted. in boxes or Package 267:

Subclasses for

Rugs - 71000

For many NMFC codes, there isn’t just one single class that is applied. NMFC numbers often have subclasses, which are almost always based on the density of the shipment.
In this instance, the commodity, rugs, is further broken down in the following subclasses:
Subclass Info

71000-1

71000-2

71000-3

71000-4

100

150

200

300

#VALUE!

If not exceeding $125.00 per 100 pounds,

If exceeding $125.00 per 100 pounds,

If exceeding $200.00 per 100 pounds,

If exceeding $300.00 per 100 pounds

If not exceeding $125.00 per 100 pounds,

If exceeding $125.00 per 100 pounds,

If exceeding $200.00 per 100 pounds,

If exceeding $300.00 per 100 pounds

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 definition?

Created and maintained by a nonprofit membership organization named 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 from the experts at Koho on our freight classes pages.

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 is the NMFC class for baseballs?

The NMFC freight class for baseballs is 85.