Box: Tubes Box - 29860

Tubes Box - 29860

What is Freight Class?

You must assign your shipment a freight code when shipping products as LTL (less-than-truckload) freight. This standardized code, issued by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association, allows carriers to identify qualities of the shipment and assist with transportation logistics.
Ship tubes box accurately by using the information below:
29860
Tubes Box
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Commodity note:
Mailing or packaging, fiberboard or paperboard, with or without components of other materials, NOI, in boxes, subject to Item 170 and having a density in pounds per cubic foot of:

Subclasses for

Tubes Box - 29860

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, tubes box, is further broken down in the following subclasses:
Subclass Info

29860-1

29860-2

29860-3

29860-4

250

200

110

77.5

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Less than 4

4 but less than 6

6 but less than 12

12 or greater

Less than 4

4 but less than 6

6 but less than 12

12 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

What are the NMFC codes?

Created and maintained by a nonprofit organization called 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 on our freight classes pages.

What does class mean when shipping?

The class determines the cost of the shipping. The lower the class, the lower the cost.

What is the NMFC class for clothing?

Apparel ranges between NMFC freight class 100 and 175.