Understanding LTL Class Definitions

Posted & filed under Dry Less-than-Truckload.

LTL Class definitions NMFC Code National Motor Freight Classification

Often assumed and misunderstood, reclassifications by carriers can be difficult to follow. This article will review some of the most common questions we see in the LTL division at England Logistics and provide a general overview of LTL class definitions. Classification rules are established by the National Motor Freight Traffic Association, Inc. (NMFTA), which is… Read more »

FAK vs. Class Exception

Posted & filed under Dry Less-than-Truckload, Parcel.

FAK Freight Class vs Class Exception Freight Classes

You may have heard the term FAK freight class thrown around, but it can be difficult to understand all that it entails. You may find that knowing the difference between FAKs and class exception could save you both money and heartburn.   In layman terms, FAKs (Freight All Kinds) are tariff classifications for various goods… Read more »