Freight Class Calculator

Calculate Your Freight Class

The class number provided here is an estimate based on the density only and does not take into account the other characteristics of the commodity like stowability, handling and liability. For your exact NMFC item number and freight class, chat with a BAM Freight Class Expert today!


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NMFC Item Numbers

The NMFC item number is a required part of your bill of lading. The item number is the index code for the commodity. NMFC item numbers can have multiple classes based on different characteristics of the commodity:

  • Value
  • Density
  • Dimensions
  • Packaging

To get the NMFC item number associated with you can purchase a copy of the NMFC catalog, online system ClassIT or contact an NMFC participant, like BAM Freight.

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