Building metalwork: Shoes iron, steel - 36210

Shoes iron, steel - 36210

What is Freight Class?

A freight code must be used when shipping products as LTL (less-than-truckload) freight. This standardized code, published by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association, lets carriers identify qualities of the shipment that help with transportation logistics.
Ship shoes iron, steel accurately by using the information below:
36210
Shoes iron, steel
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Commodity note:
When in shipments of 24,000 pounds or more, provisions include accompanying equipment of hangers. In boxes or crates or in slatted bundles, Also applies when center and ends are protected by fiberboard secured with steel straps; end caps slotted with steel straps passing through slots and extending length of pipe.

Subclasses for

Shoes iron, steel - 36210

Often, NMFC codes have subclasses. These subclasses generally are based on the density of the shipment.
In this instance, the commodity, shoes iron, steel, 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 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.

Are NMFC and Freight Classes the same thing?

Every commodity has both a freight class and a NMFC code. Freight class represents a category of items while NMFC codes relate to specific commodities within each of the 18 freight classes.

Does stackability affect freight class?

Yes. If your shipment can be stacked, it allows the carrier to fit more freight into their truck.