Safeguarding the Interests of Less Than Truckload Carriers Everywhere

Our mission is simple: Promote, advance, and improve the welfare and interests of the motor carrier industry. We do this through research, education, lobbying and developing industry standards and best practices. Our goal is to have the most informed membership to not only grow profitably, but efficiently run operations and protect against new challenges resulting from the digital era.

Participation & Membership

Since 1956, the National Motor Freight Traffic Association, Inc. (NMFTA) has represented the interests of the less-than-truckload (LTL) motor carrier industry, and for-hire interstate and intrastate carriers. There are two ways to join NMFTA.

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Participation

Participation in the NMFTA allows carriers to use and reference the NMFC in their business documents and tools.

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Membership

Full members receive all Participant benefits plus the ability to serve on the NMFTA Classification Resource Committee (CRC).

NMFTA Events

NMFTA 2024 Spring Meeting

NMFTA will be hosting three days of meetings and social activities designed to be forums for discussion of issues important to the LTL motor carrier industry. Make plans to attend our upcoming 2024 Spring Meeting at the Cheyenne Mountain Resort in Colorado Springs, CO, March 10-12, 2024.

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Freight Classification Webinar Series 2

NMFTA offers a training program to provide users of the National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) with the skills necessary to get the most out of the NMFC® and ClassIT ® in a convenient four-module webinar series.

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Third-Party Cyber Risks: Strategies for Effective Risk Management

Join us for the next installment in the National Motor Freight Traffic Association’s (NMFTA) cybersecurity webinar series.

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Invitation Only – Spring 2024 Weighing and Research Advisory Council Meeting

The National Motor Carrier Weighing & Research Advisory Council consists of a group of W&R professionals from prominent North American LTL carriers. Make plans to attend our upcoming meeting April 17-18, 2024 at the DoubleTree Hollywood Beach in Hollywood, FL.

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NMFTA 2024 Spring Meeting

NMFTA will be hosting three days of meetings and social activities designed to be forums for discussion of issues important to the LTL motor carrier industry. Make plans to attend our upcoming 2024 Spring Meeting at the Cheyenne Mountain Resort in Colorado Springs, CO, March 10-12, 2024.

Register Now

Freight Classification Webinar Series 2

NMFTA offers a training program to provide users of the National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) with the skills necessary to get the most out of the NMFC® and ClassIT ® in a convenient four-module webinar series.

Register Now

Third-Party Cyber Risks: Strategies for Effective Risk Management

Join us for the next installment in the National Motor Freight Traffic Association’s (NMFTA) cybersecurity webinar series.

Register Now