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NAFTA
North American Free Trade Agreement A three-country accord negotiated by the governments of Canada, Mexico, and the United States that provided for the elimination of most tariffs on products traded among the three countries
NAICS
North American Industry Classification System
NCTS
New Computerized Transit System (EU)
NDA
Non-Disclosure Agreement
NACCS
Nippon Automated Cargo and Port Consolidated System
NHTSA
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration An agency within the United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) federal agency established by the Highway Safety Act of 1970, dedicated to achieving the highest standards of excellence in motor vehicle and highway safety
NMFC
National Motor Freight Classification A publication for motor carriers containing rules, descriptions, and ratings on all commodities moving in commerce.
NMFS
National Marine Fisheries Service
NNTL
Netherlands National Terrorism List
NORBL
Norwegian Black List
NRA
Negotiated Rate Arrangement
NRP
Narcotics Rewards Program
NSA
NVOCC Service Arrangement
NVOCC
Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier
NZWA
New Zealand Wanted to Arrest List
NC
No Match in NFMC No match for this classification is found in the NFMC listings.
NOI
Not Otherwise Identified in NMFC There is no better classification found in the NFMC listings.
NCIC
National Crime Information Center A computerized index of criminal justice information (i.e. criminal record history information, fugitives, stolen properties, missing persons) available to federal, state, and local law enforcement and other criminal justice agencies
NDR
National Driver Register A division in the National Center for Statistics and Analysis under the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The NDR maintains the computerized database known as the Problem Driver Pointer System (PDPS) which contains information on individuals whose privilege to operate a motor vehicle has been revoked, suspended, canceled or denied or who have been convicted of serious traffic-related offenses.
NIADA
National Independent Automobile Dealers Association A non-profit organization representing the independent motor vehicle dealer (dealers that do not have a franchise agreement with a motor vehicle manufacturer) industry
NICB
National Insurance Crime Bureau A non-profit organization dedicated exclusively to fighting insurance fraud and crime.
NIST
National Institute of Standard Technology A measurement standards laboratory, and a non-regulatory agency of the United States Department of Commerce whose mission is to promote innovation and industrial competitiveness.
NLETS
National Law Enforcement Telecommunication System
NMVTIS
National Motor Vehicle Title Information System U.S. motor vehicle titles created to: • Prevent the introduction or reintroduction of stolen motor vehicles into interstate commerce; • Protect states and consumers (individual and commercial) from fraud; • Reduce the use of stolen vehicles for illicit purposes including funding of criminal enterprises; and • Provide consumers protection from unsafe vehicles. The U.S. Department of Justice is responsible for oversight of the implementation and operation of NMVTIS, and works in partnership with the American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators (AAMVA).
NSC
Canadian National Safety Code
NTSB
National Transportation Safety Board A U. S. federal government entity charged with determining the probable cause of transportation accidents and promoting transportation safety and assisting victims of transportation accidents and their families.

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