Calculating Freight Class Guide

Calculating Freight Class Guide

Published by: Research Desk Released: Nov 12, 2020

“How do I calculate the correct freight class for my freight?”

Freight class is one of the most important – yet misunderstood – concepts in LTL transportation. Understanding the freight class system can result in lower shipping costs, fewer back-office headaches, and higher profit margins for your business.

In this guide, you will learn:

  • Role of Freight Class in LTL Shipping
  • Factors on how to calculate freight class
  • The 18 different types of freight class
  • True density-based class and how to use it

The Master Guide for Calculating Freight Class will help you keep your freight costs and budget in check and boost your bottom line.