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Freight Class

Freightera December 19, 2016

Freight class or freight classification is a number assigned to less than truckload shipments based on weight, size, density, handling, value and liability.

There are 18 freight classes defined by the National Motor Freight Classification® (NMFC®) system  allow carriers in the United States to use uniform pricing. Lower class usually implies lower shipping cost.

Freight class definition

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