Automobile Parts: Wheel Parts, steel - 20020

Wheel Parts, steel - 20020

What is Freight Class?

All LTL (less-than-truckload) shipments require a freight code. This code, created by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association, allows carriers to quickly identify qualities of the shipment and assist with transportation logistics.
Ship wheel parts, steel accurately by using the information below:
NMFC Code
20020
COMMODITY
Wheel Parts, steel
FREIGHT CLASS
60
Commodity note:
Bases, tire; Bands; Clamps, rim; Discs; Felloes; Flanges; Flanges, hub; Locks, tire bead; Rims; Rings, side or locking; Wedges, rim; In boxes Provisions do not apply on assembled or one-piece automobile wheels. For provisions applicable to assembled or one-piece automobile wheels, see item 197592, 'Wheels, NOI, requiring or suitable for use with tires.' Provisions also apply on accompanying bolts, nuts or fasteners necessary for assembly or installation. 20022, viz.:

Subclasses for

Wheel Parts, steel - 20020

NMFC numbers often have multiple subclasses. These are almost always based on density.
In this instance, the commodity, wheel parts, 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

How do I find my NMFC code?

An organization called the National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA) publishes a list of freight class designations, codes, and subclasses for many frequently shipped items (https://classit.nmfta.org/). To view this list, you must pay a subscription fee. Learn more about freight classes from the experts at Koho for free on our freight classes pages.

What happens when a freight class code is wrong?

It might be tempting to declare that your shipment is a lower freight class than it actually is in order to secure a lower price, however, carriers will re-classify your freight for accuracy and charge you a fee for having to do so.

What is the NMFC class for clothing?

Apparel ranges between NMFC freight class 100 and 175.