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NMFC Classification Changes - Effective May 11, 2024

The Freight Classification Development Council (FCDC) have published freight classification changes, effective May 11th.

Please take a few moments to review the disposition dockets to see how it may affect the commodities you ship.

Please note that Knichel Logistics does not issue these changes, and we are bound by them just as shippers are. The FCDC provides these updates, as they are responsible for maintaining the freight classification provisions of the NMFC.

The links below each classification give details of the changes:

Foodstuffs Group

Agricultural Implements, Other Than Hand Group

Machinery Group

Household Utensils Group

Vehicle Parts Group

Athletic Goods Group

Coolers Group

Electrical Equipment Group

Shucks (Husks)

Spill Containment Kits

Boat Group


Plastic or Rubber Articles Group

Tube Caps

Stationary or Office Supplies


If you have specific questions concerning your products and freight classifications, please contact