Aluminum: Slats, Flashing, Mounting Strips - 13720

Slats, Flashing, Mounting Strips - 13720

What is Freight Class?

All LTL (less-than-truckload) shipments are required to have a freight code. This standardized code, published by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association, lets carriers identify qualities of the shipment to help with transportation.
Ship slats, flashing, mounting strips accurately by using the information below:
NMFC Code
13720
COMMODITY
Slats, Flashing, Mounting Strips
FREIGHT CLASS
85
Commodity note:
Applies on articles named when crowned (curved) or not crowned, or with flanges, in stock lengths or cut to specific size, and whether or not punched or slotted.

Subclasses for

Slats, Flashing, Mounting Strips - 13720

For many NMFC codes, there isn’t just one class that is applied. Frequently, NMFC numbers have a number of subclasses, which are usually based on the density of the shipment.
In this instance, the commodity, slats, flashing, mounting strips, 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 hsn code?

HSN stands for Harmonized System of Nomenclature. It is a system for classifying commodities created by the World Customs organization. U.S. LTL shipping, however, uses NMFC classifications instead.

How is the cost of freight determined?

Your freight cost is determined by a number of variables, such as how far your shipment needs to go, the freight class number, whether or not accessorials are needed, as well as fluctuating fuel costs and truck capacity.

Can how I pack my shipment affect freight class?

Yes. How your freight is packaged can signifcantly affect the cost of your shipment. Contact Koho for questions about specific commodities and best packaging practices.