This program will assist you in determining the truck classification for ground freight for domestic destinations. This is a USA centric app. The governing publication for the class rate system is the National Motor Freight Classification, which is reissued annually. The NMFC publication is provided by SMC³ under an exclusive agreement with the American Trucking Associations (ATA) and the National Motor Freight Traffic Association, Inc. (NMFTA). The principle factors used in the freight classification process are: • Cost of service to the carrier • Value of service to the shipper • Competition • Value of article • Methods of packing and protecting the article • Risk • Dimensions and weight So, use this tool as an estimation only.
- Quickly ascertain the rate class for your shipment.