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Want to Avoid Unexpected LTL Fees? Here’s How!

Written by Mike Osborne on . Posted in Pro Tips

Looking for an easy way to reduce unexpected LTL fees and charges? Include your product NMFC code in the product description on your Bill of Lading (BOL).

 LTL Carriers are more likely to re-classify the product being shipped if the NMFC code is not listed on the BOL – resulting in higher freight charges and […]