Clothing: Worm bedding - 50400

Worm bedding - 50400

What is Freight Class?

When shipping your products as LTL (less-than-truckload), you’ll have to assign your shipment a freight code. This is a standardized code made by the National Motor Freight and Traffic Association which allows carriers to identify qualities of the shipment and assist with transportation.
Ship worm bedding accurately by using the information below:
50400
Worm bedding
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Commodity note:
In bags or boxes, subject to Item 170 and having a density in pounds per cubic foot of:

Subclasses for

Worm bedding - 50400

NMFC numbers may have subclasses. These are most frequently based on density.
In this instance, the commodity, worm bedding, is further broken down in the following subclasses:
Subclass Info

50400-1

50400-2

100

77.5

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Less than 12

12 or greater

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 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.