UNH M 1 MESSAGE HEADER

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A service segment starting and uniquely identifying a message. The message type code for the UN Customs Report Message is 'CUSCAR'.
0062
MESSAGE REFERENCE NUMBER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..14
Unique message reference assigned by the sender.
S009
MESSAGE IDENTIFIER
  • Mandatory
Identification of the type, version etc. of the message being interchanged.
0065
Message type identifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
Code identifying a type of message and assigned by its controlling agency.
0052
Message type version number
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Version number of a message type.
0054
Message type release number
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Release number within the current message type version number (0052).
0051
Controlling agency
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..2
Code identifying the agency controlling the specification, maintenance and publication of the message type.
0057
Association assigned code
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
Code, assigned by the association responsible for the design and maintenance of the message type concerned, which further identifies the message.
0068
COMMON ACCESS REFERENCE
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Reference serving as a key to relate all subsequent transfers of data to the same business case or file.
S010
STATUS OF THE TRANSFER
  • Conditional
Statement that the message is one in a sequence of transfers relating to the same topic.
0070
Sequence message transfer number
  • Mandatory
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..2
Number assigned by the sender indicating that the message is an addition or change of a previously sent message relating to the same topic.
0073
First/last sequence message transfer indication
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 1
Indication used for the first and last message in a sequence of the same type of message relating to the same topic.

BGM M 1 BEGINNING OF MESSAGE

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to indicate the message name, type and number
C002
DOCUMENT/MESSAGE NAME
  • Conditional
Identification of a type of document/message by code or name. Code preferred.
1001
Document/message name, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Document/message identifier expressed in code.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
1000
Document/message name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Plain language identifier specifying the function of a document/message.
1004
DOCUMENT/MESSAGE NUMBER
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Reference number assigned to the document/message by the issuer.
1225
MESSAGE FUNCTION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the function of the message.
4343
RESPONSE TYPE, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying the type of acknowledgment required.

DTM C 3 DATE/TIME/PERIOD

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 3
A segment to indicate the date/time of message creation and the date and time of cargo report to Customs.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
  • Mandatory
Date and/or time relevant to the specified date/time type.
2005
Date/time/period qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
2380
Date/time/period
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date/time/period format qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a period.

MOA C 9 MONETARY AMOUNT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment to specify the onward carriage shipment value, amount of insurance, value of Customs in-bond movement, declared value for Customs, declared value for carriage, no Customs value, transport charge amount, freight payment amount.
C516
MONETARY AMOUNT
  • Mandatory
Amount of goods or services stated as a monetary amount in a specified currency.
5025
Monetary amount type qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of type of amount.
5004
Monetary amount
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..18
Number of monetary units.
6345
Currency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the name or symbol of the monetary unit involved in the transaction.
6343
Currency qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to data element 6344 Currency.
4405
Status, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Provides information regarding the status of an instruction.

FTX C 9 FREE TEXT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment to provide reason for change in report.
4451
TEXT SUBJECT QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying how to handle the text.
C107
TEXT REFERENCE
  • Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text, coded
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C108
TEXT LITERAL
  • Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).

LOC C 99 PLACE/LOCATION IDENTIFICATION

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A segment to specify the Customs clearance office/place, place of origin of carriage, place of acceptance by importing carrier,place of ultimate destination of goods, place of transhipment.
3227
PLACE/LOCATION QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the function of a location.
C517
LOCATION IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Identification of a location by code or name.
3225
Place/location identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..25
Identification of the name of place/location, other than 3164 City name.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
3224
Place/location
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Name of place/location, other than 3164 City name.
C519
RELATED LOCATION ONE IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Identification the first related location by code or name.
3223
Related place/location one identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..25
Specification of the first related place/location by code.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
3222
Related place/location one
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Specification of the first related place/location by name.
C553
RELATED LOCATION TWO IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Identification of second related location by code or name.
3233
Related place/location two identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..25
Specification of a second related place/location by code.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
3232
Related place/location two
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Specification of a second related place/location by name.
5479
RELATION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of the relation between segments.

GIS C 9 GENERAL INDICATOR

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment to specify processing indicators such as import/export/transit indicator, container quarantine indicator and onward movement type indicator.
C529
PROCESSING INDICATOR
  • Mandatory
Type of process indication.
7365
Processing indicator, coded
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identifies the value to be attributed to indicators required by the processing system.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
7187
Process type identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Specification of a process or subprocess to which the quality data relate.

GRP1 C 1 CUX DTM

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 1
A group of segments to indicate default currency details for the message.

CUX M 1 CURRENCIES

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to specify the default currency used in the message, e.g. air waybill currency.
C504
CURRENCY DETAILS
  • Conditional
The usage to which a currency relates.
6347
Currency details qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the usage to which the currency relates.
6345
Currency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the name or symbol of the monetary unit involved in the transaction.
6343
Currency qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to data element 6344 Currency.
6348
Currency rate base
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..4
Multiplying factor used in expressing the number of currency units.
C504
CURRENCY DETAILS
  • Conditional
The usage to which a currency relates.
6347
Currency details qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the usage to which the currency relates.
6345
Currency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the name or symbol of the monetary unit involved in the transaction.
6343
Currency qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to data element 6344 Currency.
6348
Currency rate base
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..4
Multiplying factor used in expressing the number of currency units.
5402
RATE OF EXCHANGE
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..12
The rate at which one specified currency is expressed in another specified currency.
6341
CURRENCY MARKET EXCHANGE, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the market upon which the currency exchange rate is based.

DTM C 1 DATE/TIME/PERIOD

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to indicate the date and time the exchange rate was set.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
  • Mandatory
Date and/or time relevant to the specified date/time type.
2005
Date/time/period qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
2380
Date/time/period
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date/time/period format qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a period.

GRP2 C 99 RFF DTM

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A group of segments specifying control numbers used by Customs related to the shipment, and related dates/times.

RFF M 1 REFERENCE

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment specifying the bill of lading or air waybill number at the master or house level, empty container report number, Customs control number (e.g. export clearance number), guarantee/bond number of onward or importing carrier, and other consignment reference numbers.
C506
REFERENCE
  • Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
1154
Reference number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.

DTM C 9 DATE/TIME/PERIOD

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment to specify the date, and when relevant the time of an activity identified by the date/time qualifier.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
  • Mandatory
Date and/or time relevant to the specified date/time type.
2005
Date/time/period qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
2380
Date/time/period
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date/time/period format qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a period.

GRP3 C 9 CPI GRP4

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9

CPI M 1 CHARGE PAYMENT INSTRUCTIONS

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to specify the cargo category type, e.g. weight valuation, prepaid/collect and method of payment.
C229
CHARGE CATEGORY
  • Conditional
Identification of a category or a zone of charges.
5237
Charge category, coded
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
To indicate the category or zone of charges.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C231
METHOD OF PAYMENT
  • Conditional
Code identifying the method of payment.
4215
Transport charges method of payment, coded
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of method of payment for transport charges.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
4237
PREPAID/COLLECT INDICATOR, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating whether freight item amount is prepaid or to be collected.

GRP4 C 1 CUX DTM

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 1
A group of segments to indicate currency where different from the default currency.

CUX M 1 CURRENCIES

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to indicate currencies
C504
CURRENCY DETAILS
  • Conditional
The usage to which a currency relates.
6347
Currency details qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the usage to which the currency relates.
6345
Currency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the name or symbol of the monetary unit involved in the transaction.
6343
Currency qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to data element 6344 Currency.
6348
Currency rate base
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..4
Multiplying factor used in expressing the number of currency units.
C504
CURRENCY DETAILS
  • Conditional
The usage to which a currency relates.
6347
Currency details qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the usage to which the currency relates.
6345
Currency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the name or symbol of the monetary unit involved in the transaction.
6343
Currency qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to data element 6344 Currency.
6348
Currency rate base
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..4
Multiplying factor used in expressing the number of currency units.
5402
RATE OF EXCHANGE
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..12
The rate at which one specified currency is expressed in another specified currency.
6341
CURRENCY MARKET EXCHANGE, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the market upon which the currency exchange rate is based.

DTM C 1 DATE/TIME/PERIOD

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to indicate the date and time the exchange rate was set.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
  • Mandatory
Date and/or time relevant to the specified date/time type.
2005
Date/time/period qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
2380
Date/time/period
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date/time/period format qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a period.

GRP5 C 9 TDT TPL RFF LOC DTM

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A group of segments to identify details of transport, references, locations and associated dates/times.

TDT M 1 DETAILS OF TRANSPORT

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to identify the primary identity of the conveyance e.g. voyage/flight number, vehicle licence plate number, railway car initials and numbers, name of vessel reference number and the carrier/onward carrier.
8051
TRANSPORT STAGE QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Qualifier giving a specific meaning to the transport details.
8028
CONVEYANCE REFERENCE NUMBER
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Unique reference given by the carrier to a certain journey or departure of a means of transport (generic term).
C220
MODE OF TRANSPORT
  • Conditional
Method of transport code or name. Code preferred.
8067
Mode of transport, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Coded method of transport used for the carriage of the goods.
8066
Mode of transport
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Method of transport used for the carriage of the goods.
C228
TRANSPORT MEANS
  • Conditional
Code and/or name identifying the inactive means of transport. Code preferred.
8179
Type of means of transport identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..8
Code defining the type of the means of transport being utilized.
8178
Type of means of transport
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Description of the type of the means of transport being utilized.
C040
CARRIER
  • Conditional
Identification of a carrier by code and/or by name. Code preferred.
3127
Carrier identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Identification of party undertaking or arranging transport of goods between named points.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
3128
Carrier name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of party undertaking or arranging transport of goods between named points.
8101
TRANSIT DIRECTION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the point of origin and point of direction.
C401
EXCESS TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
  • Conditional
To provide details of reason for, and responsibility for, use of transportation other than normally utilized.
8457
Excess transportation reason, coded
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of reason for excess transportation.
8459
Excess transportation responsibility, coded
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of responsibility for excess transportation.
7130
Customer authorization number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Customer provided authorization number to allow supplier to ship goods under specific freight conditions. This number will be transmitted back to customer in the dispatch advice message.

TPL C 1 TRANSPORT PLACEMENT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to indicate the identification of the means of transport
C222
TRANSPORT IDENTIFICATION
  • Mandatory
Code and/or name identifying the active means of transport.
8213
Id of means of transport identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..9
Identification of the means of transport by name or number.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
8212
Id of the means of transport
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Identification of the means of transport by name or number.
8453
Nationality of means of transport, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Coded name of the country in which a means of transport is registered.

RFF C 9 REFERENCE

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment to specify onward carriage control number, onward carriage bond number and secondary conveyance identification numbers.
C506
REFERENCE
  • Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
1154
Reference number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.

LOC C 9 PLACE/LOCATION IDENTIFICATION

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment to indicate locations relevant to the transport of the goods.
3227
PLACE/LOCATION QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the function of a location.
C517
LOCATION IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Identification of a location by code or name.
3225
Place/location identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..25
Identification of the name of place/location, other than 3164 City name.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
3224
Place/location
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Name of place/location, other than 3164 City name.
C519
RELATED LOCATION ONE IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Identification the first related location by code or name.
3223
Related place/location one identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..25
Specification of the first related place/location by code.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
3222
Related place/location one
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Specification of the first related place/location by name.
C553
RELATED LOCATION TWO IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Identification of second related location by code or name.
3233
Related place/location two identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..25
Specification of a second related place/location by code.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
3232
Related place/location two
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Specification of a second related place/location by name.
5479
RELATION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of the relation between segments.

DTM C 9 DATE/TIME/PERIOD

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment to specify dates/times related to details of transport.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
  • Mandatory
Date and/or time relevant to the specified date/time type.
2005
Date/time/period qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
2380
Date/time/period
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date/time/period format qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a period.

GRP6 C 99 NAD GRP7 GRP8

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A group of segments to identify the parties, contacts and related references.

NAD M 1 NAME AND ADDRESS

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment specifying the name and address of the consignor, consignee, empty container responsible party, nominated reporting agent, railway issuing waybill, and reporting party.
3035
PARTY QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a party.
C082
PARTY IDENTIFICATION DETAILS
  • Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by code.
3039
Party id identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Code identifying a party involved in a transaction.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C058
NAME AND ADDRESS
  • Conditional
Unstructured name and address: one to five lines.
3124
Name and address line
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
C080
PARTY NAME
  • Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by name, one to three lines.
3036
Party name
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
C059
STREET
  • Conditional
Street address and/or PO Box number in a structured address: one to three lines.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3164
CITY NAME
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a city (a town, a village) for addressing purposes.
3229
COUNTRY SUB-ENTITY IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..9
Identification of the name of sub-entities (state, province) defined by appropriate governmental agencies.
3251
POSTCODE IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..9
Code defining postal zones or addresses.
3207
COUNTRY, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the name of a country or other geographical entity as specified in ISO 3166.

GRP7 C 9 CTA COM

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A group of segments identifying a contact and its communications related to the party.

CTA M 1 CONTACT INFORMATION

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to identify a person or department within a party.
3139
CONTACT FUNCTION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying the function of a contact (e.g. department or person).
C056
DEPARTMENT OR EMPLOYEE DETAILS
  • Conditional
Code and/or name of a department or employee. Code preferred.
3413
Department or employee identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Internal identification code.
3412
Department or employee
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
The department or person within an organizational entity.

COM C 5 COMMUNICATION CONTACT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 5
A segment to identify the communication numbers of persons or department to whom communication should be directed.
C076
COMMUNICATION CONTACT
  • Mandatory
Communication number of a department or employee in a specified channel.
3148
Communication number
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..25
Complete communication number including country or area code when applicable. Also see: 3153 Communication channel identifier.
3155
Communication channel qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the type of communication channel being used.

GRP8 C 9 RFF DTM

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9

RFF M 1 REFERENCE

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to identify a reference used by a party e.g. reporting party's reference number.
C506
REFERENCE
  • Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
1154
Reference number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.

DTM C 1 DATE/TIME/PERIOD

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to indicate dates etc. relevant to the reference quoted.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
  • Mandatory
Date and/or time relevant to the specified date/time type.
2005
Date/time/period qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
2380
Date/time/period
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date/time/period format qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a period.

GRP9 C 99 GID PAC HAN FTX MEA SGP DGS GRP10 GRP11 GRP12 GRP13

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A group of segments specifying goods item details including number and type of packages, handling instructions, quantity variances, package identification, goods description and related references, measurements, references, indicators for split goods placement and indicator for dangerous goods.

GID M 1 GOODS ITEM DETAILS

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment identifying the line item number, as well as number and type of packages.
1496
GOODS ITEM NUMBER
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..5
Serial number differentiating each separate goods item entry of a consignment as contained in one document/declaration.
C213
NUMBER AND TYPE OF PACKAGES
  • Conditional
Number and type of individual parts of a shipment.
7224
Number of packages
  • Mandatory
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..8
Number of individual parts of a shipment either unpacked, or packed in such a way that they cannot be divided without first undoing the packing.
7065
Type of packages identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..7
Coded description of the form in which goods are presented.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
7064
Type of packages
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Description of the form in which goods are presented.
C213
NUMBER AND TYPE OF PACKAGES
  • Conditional
Number and type of individual parts of a shipment.
7224
Number of packages
  • Mandatory
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..8
Number of individual parts of a shipment either unpacked, or packed in such a way that they cannot be divided without first undoing the packing.
7065
Type of packages identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..7
Coded description of the form in which goods are presented.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
7064
Type of packages
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Description of the form in which goods are presented.
C213
NUMBER AND TYPE OF PACKAGES
  • Conditional
Number and type of individual parts of a shipment.
7224
Number of packages
  • Mandatory
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..8
Number of individual parts of a shipment either unpacked, or packed in such a way that they cannot be divided without first undoing the packing.
7065
Type of packages identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..7
Coded description of the form in which goods are presented.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
7064
Type of packages
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Description of the form in which goods are presented.

PAC C 3 PACKAGE

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 3
A segment identifying the levels of packaging.
7224
NUMBER OF PACKAGES
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..8
Number of individual parts of a shipment either unpacked, or packed in such a way that they cannot be divided without first undoing the packing.
C531
PACKAGING DETAILS
  • Conditional
Packaging level and details, terms and conditions.
7075
Packaging level, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of level of packaging specified.
7233
Packaging related information, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving packaging, handling and marking related information.
7073
Packaging terms and conditions, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying packaging terms and conditions.
C202
PACKAGE TYPE
  • Conditional
Type of package by name or by code from a specified source.
7065
Type of packages identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..7
Coded description of the form in which goods are presented.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
7064
Type of packages
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Description of the form in which goods are presented.
C402
PACKAGE TYPE IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Identification of the form in which goods are described.
7077
Item description type, coded
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the format of a description.
7064
Type of packages
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Description of the form in which goods are presented.
7143
Item number type, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
7064
Type of packages
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Description of the form in which goods are presented.
7143
Item number type, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
C532
RETURNABLE PACKAGE DETAILS
  • Conditional
Indication of responsibility for payment and load contents of returnable packages.
8395
Returnable package freight payment responsibility, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
To indicate responsibility for payment of return freight charges for packaging that is returnable.
8393
Returnable package load contents, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
To indicate the composition of goods loaded into a returnable package.

HAN C 5 HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 5
A segment identifying handling instructions.
C524
HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS
  • Conditional
Instruction for the handling of goods, products or articles in shipment, storage etc.
4079
Handling instructions, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the instructions on how specified goods, packages or containers should be handled.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
4078
Handling instructions
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Instructions on how specified goods, packages or containers should be handled.
C218
HAZARDOUS MATERIAL
  • Conditional
Hazardous material code from a specified source.
7419
Hazardous material class code, identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..4
Code specifying the kind of hazard for a material.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.

FTX C 9 FREE TEXT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment to identify the description of goods.
4451
TEXT SUBJECT QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying how to handle the text.
C107
TEXT REFERENCE
  • Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text, coded
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C108
TEXT LITERAL
  • Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).

MEA C 99 MEASUREMENTS

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A segment to identify the goods item gross/net weight.
6311
MEASUREMENT APPLICATION QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the application of the physical measurement used.
C502
MEASUREMENT DETAILS
  • Conditional
Identification of measurement type.
6313
Measurement dimension, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the type of dimension to be measured.
6321
Measurement significance, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
6155
Measurement attribute, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
C174
VALUE/RANGE
  • Conditional
Measurement value and relevant minimum and maximum tolerances in that order.
6411
Measure unit qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of the unit of measurement in which weight (mass), capacity, length, area, volume or other quantity is expressed.
6314
Measurement value
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..18
Value of the measured unit.
6162
Range minimum
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..18
Minimum of a range.
6152
Range maximum
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..18
Maximum of a range.
7383
SURFACE/LAYER INDICATOR, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the surface or layer of a product that is being described.

SGP C 99 SPLIT GOODS PLACEMENT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A segment to indicate the placement of goods in one or more containers.
C237
EQUIPMENT IDENTIFICATION
  • Mandatory
Marks (letters and/or numbers) identifying equipment used for transport such as a container.
8260
Equipment identification number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Marks (letters and/or numbers) which identify equipment e.g. unit load device.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
7224
NUMBER OF PACKAGES
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..8
Number of individual parts of a shipment either unpacked, or packed in such a way that they cannot be divided without first undoing the packing.

DGS C 9 DANGEROUS GOODS

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment to identify dangerous goods.
8273
DANGEROUS GOODS REGULATIONS, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the regulation, international or national, applicable for a means of transport.
C205
HAZARD CODE
  • Conditional
The identification of the dangerous goods in code.
8351
Hazard code identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..7
Dangerous goods code.
8078
Hazard substance/item/page number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..7
Number giving additional hazard code classification of a goods item within the applicable dangerous goods regulation.
8092
Hazard code version number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..10
The version/revision number of date of issuance of the code used.
C234
UNDG INFORMATION
  • Conditional
Information on United Nations Dangerous Goods classification.
7124
Undg number
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 4
Unique serial number assigned within the United Nations to substances and articles contained in a list of the dangerous goods most commonly carried.
7088
Dangerous goods flashpoint
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..8
Lowest temperature, in the case of dangerous goods, at which vapour from an inflammable liquid forms an ignitable mixture with air.
C223
DANGEROUS GOODS SHIPMENT FLASHPOINT
  • Conditional
Temperature at which a vapor according to ISO 1523/73 can be ignited.
7106
Shipment flashpoint
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 3
Temperature in centigrade determined by the closed cup test as per ISO 1523/73 where a vapor is given off that can be ignited.
6411
Measure unit qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of the unit of measurement in which weight (mass), capacity, length, area, volume or other quantity is expressed.
8339
PACKING GROUP, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a packing group by code.
8364
EMS NUMBER
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
Emergency procedures for ships carrying dangerous goods.
8410
MFAG
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..4
Medical first aid guide.
8126
TREM CARD NUMBER
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..10
The identification of a transport emergency card giving advice for emergency actions.
C235
HAZARD IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Identification of the Orange placard required on the means of transport
8158
Hazard identification number, upper part
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..4
The ID number for the Orange Placard (upper part) required on the means of transport.
8186
Substance identification number, lower part
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 4
The number for the Orange Placard (lower part) required on the means of transport.
C236
DANGEROUS GOODS LABEL
  • Conditional
Markings identifying the type of hazardous goods and similar information.
8246
Dangerous goods label marking
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..4
Marking identifying the type of hazardous goods (substance), Loading/Unloading instructions and advising actions in case of emergency.
8246
Dangerous goods label marking
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..4
Marking identifying the type of hazardous goods (substance), Loading/Unloading instructions and advising actions in case of emergency.
8246
Dangerous goods label marking
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..4
Marking identifying the type of hazardous goods (substance), Loading/Unloading instructions and advising actions in case of emergency.
8255
PACKING INSTRUCTION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code defining the quantity and the type of package in which a product is allowed to be shipped in a passenger or freight aircraft.
8325
CATEGORY OF MEANS OF TRANSPORT, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the type of means of transport determined to carry particular goods, not necessarily being hazardous.
8211
PERMISSION FOR TRANSPORT, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving evidence that transportation of particular hazardous cargo is permitted and identifies the restrictions being put upon a particular transport.

GRP10 C 9 RFF DTM

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A group of segments to indicate references applicable to each goods item

RFF M 1 REFERENCE

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to identify Harmonized System codes and other references related to each goods item.
C506
REFERENCE
  • Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
1154
Reference number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.

DTM C 1 DATE/TIME/PERIOD

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to identify dates, etc. relating to each goods item.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
  • Mandatory
Date and/or time relevant to the specified date/time type.
2005
Date/time/period qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
2380
Date/time/period
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date/time/period format qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a period.

GRP11 C 9 PCI RFF DTM

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment group to identify package information

PCI M 1 PACKAGE IDENTIFICATION

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment identifying the levels of packaging
4233
MARKING INSTRUCTIONS, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating instructions on how specified packages or physical units should be marked.
C210
MARKS & LABELS
  • Conditional
Shipping marks on packages; one to ten lines.
7102
Shipping marks
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
7102
Shipping marks
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Marks and numbers identifying individual packages.
8275
CONTAINER/PACKAGE STATUS, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code to identify whether goods of separate description or comprising separate consignments are contained in the same external packaging or to indicate that a container or similar unit load device is empty.

RFF C 1 REFERENCE

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to indicate any references applicable to the packaging to the goods
C506
REFERENCE
  • Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
1154
Reference number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.

DTM C 1 DATE/TIME/PERIOD

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment indicating any dates etc. applicable to the packaging of the goods.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
  • Mandatory
Date and/or time relevant to the specified date/time type.
2005
Date/time/period qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
2380
Date/time/period
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date/time/period format qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a period.

GRP12 C 2 QTY FTX

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 2
A group of segments to specify the quantity manifested, quantity landed and reason for change.

QTY M 1 QUANTITY

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment identifying quantity manifested and quantity landed.
C186
QUANTITY DETAILS
  • Mandatory
Quantity information in a transaction, qualified when relevant.
6063
Quantity qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a quantity.
6060
Quantity
  • Mandatory
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..15
Numeric value of a quantity.
6411
Measure unit qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of the unit of measurement in which weight (mass), capacity, length, area, volume or other quantity is expressed.

FTX C 1 FREE TEXT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to indicate the reason for change E.G. part/short/overshipped cargo.
4451
TEXT SUBJECT QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying how to handle the text.
C107
TEXT REFERENCE
  • Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text, coded
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C108
TEXT LITERAL
  • Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).

GRP13 C 9 GIS DOC

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A group of segments specifying general indicators and documentary requirements.

GIS M 1 GENERAL INDICATOR

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to indicate other government requirements (e.g. government quarantine indicator) to be met prior to onward movement.
C529
PROCESSING INDICATOR
  • Mandatory
Type of process indication.
7365
Processing indicator, coded
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identifies the value to be attributed to indicators required by the processing system.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
7187
Process type identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Specification of a process or subprocess to which the quality data relate.

DOC C 9 DOCUMENT/MESSAGE DETAILS

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment to indicate other government agency documentary requirements which must be met prior to onward movement.
C002
DOCUMENT/MESSAGE NAME
  • Mandatory
Identification of a type of document/message by code or name. Code preferred.
1001
Document/message name, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Document/message identifier expressed in code.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
1000
Document/message name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Plain language identifier specifying the function of a document/message.
C503
DOCUMENT/MESSAGE DETAILS
  • Conditional
Identification of document/message by number, status, source and/or language.
1004
Document/message number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Reference number assigned to the document/message by the issuer.
1373
Document/message status, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
To identify the status of a document/message.
1366
Document/message source
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Indication of the source from which the printed information is to be or has been obtained.
3453
Language, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
3153
COMMUNICATION CHANNEL IDENTIFIER, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the type of communication channel being used.
1220
NUMBER OF COPIES OF DOCUMENT REQUIRED
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..2
Number of originals or copies of a document stipulated or referred to as being required.
1218
NUMBER OF ORIGINALS OF DOCUMENT REQUIRED
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..2
Specification of the number of originals of a stipulated document that are required.

GRP14 C 999 EQD MEA DIM SEL NAD GIS GRP15

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 999
A group of segments to specify details of the equipment including information related to measurements, dimensions, seals, empty container responsible party, container quantine indicator, as well as temperature/range and use indicator.

EQD M 1 EQUIPMENT DETAILS

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to specify the type of equipment, empty container indicator, and container number.
8053
EQUIPMENT QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying type of equipment.
C237
EQUIPMENT IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Marks (letters and/or numbers) identifying equipment used for transport such as a container.
8260
Equipment identification number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Marks (letters and/or numbers) which identify equipment e.g. unit load device.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C224
EQUIPMENT SIZE AND TYPE
  • Conditional
Code and/or name identifying size and type of equipment used in transport. Code preferred.
8155
Equipment size and type identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..4
Coded description of the size and type of equipment e.g. unit load device.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
8154
Equipment size and type
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Plain language description of the size and type of equipment e.g. unit load device.
8077
EQUIPMENT SUPPLIER, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
To indicate the party that is the supplier of the equipment.
8249
EQUIPMENT STATUS, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of the action related to the equipment.
8169
FULL/EMPTY INDICATOR, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
To indicate the extent to which the equipment is full or empty.

MEA C 9 MEASUREMENTS

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment to specify the measurements details for the equipment.
6311
MEASUREMENT APPLICATION QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the application of the physical measurement used.
C502
MEASUREMENT DETAILS
  • Conditional
Identification of measurement type.
6313
Measurement dimension, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the type of dimension to be measured.
6321
Measurement significance, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
6155
Measurement attribute, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
C174
VALUE/RANGE
  • Conditional
Measurement value and relevant minimum and maximum tolerances in that order.
6411
Measure unit qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of the unit of measurement in which weight (mass), capacity, length, area, volume or other quantity is expressed.
6314
Measurement value
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..18
Value of the measured unit.
6162
Range minimum
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..18
Minimum of a range.
6152
Range maximum
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..18
Maximum of a range.
7383
SURFACE/LAYER INDICATOR, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the surface or layer of a product that is being described.

DIM C 9 DIMENSIONS

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment to specify the dimensions.
6145
DIMENSION QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
To specify the dimensions applicable to each of the transportable units.
C211
DIMENSIONS
  • Mandatory
Specification of the dimensions of a transportable unit.
6411
Measure unit qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of the unit of measurement in which weight (mass), capacity, length, area, volume or other quantity is expressed.
6168
Length dimension
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..15
Length of pieces or packages stated for transport purposes.
6140
Width dimension
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..15
Width of pieces or packages stated for transport purposes.
6008
Height dimension
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..15
Height of pieces or packages stated for transport purposes.

SEL C 9 SEAL NUMBER

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment to specify the seal number.
9308
SEAL NUMBER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..10
The number of a custom seal or another seal affixed to the containers or other transport unit.
C215
SEAL ISSUER
  • Conditional
Identification of the issuer of a seal on equipment either by code or by name.
9303
Sealing party, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the issuer of the seal number.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
9302
Sealing party
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Clear text, representing the name of the issuer of the seal number.

NAD C 9 NAME AND ADDRESS

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment to specify the name and address of the empty container responsible party.
3035
PARTY QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a party.
C082
PARTY IDENTIFICATION DETAILS
  • Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by code.
3039
Party id identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Code identifying a party involved in a transaction.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
C058
NAME AND ADDRESS
  • Conditional
Unstructured name and address: one to five lines.
3124
Name and address line
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
3124
Name and address line
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Free form name and address description.
C080
PARTY NAME
  • Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by name, one to three lines.
3036
Party name
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
3036
Party name
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
C059
STREET
  • Conditional
Street address and/or PO Box number in a structured address: one to three lines.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3042
Street and number/p.o. box
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Street and number in plain language, or Post Office Box No.
3164
CITY NAME
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Name of a city (a town, a village) for addressing purposes.
3229
COUNTRY SUB-ENTITY IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..9
Identification of the name of sub-entities (state, province) defined by appropriate governmental agencies.
3251
POSTCODE IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..9
Code defining postal zones or addresses.
3207
COUNTRY, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the name of a country or other geographical entity as specified in ISO 3166.

GIS C 9 GENERAL INDICATOR

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment to specify the container quantine indicator.
C529
PROCESSING INDICATOR
  • Mandatory
Type of process indication.
7365
Processing indicator, coded
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identifies the value to be attributed to indicators required by the processing system.
1131
Code list qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of a code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
7187
Process type identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
Specification of a process or subprocess to which the quality data relate.

GRP15 C 1 TMP RNG

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 1
A group of segments to indicate temperature information

TMP M 1 TEMPERATURE

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to specify temperature settings and are indicator that refrigeration is in use.
6245
TEMPERATURE QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
A code giving specific meaning to the temperature.
C239
TEMPERATURE SETTING
  • Conditional
The temperature under which the goods are (to be) stored or shipped.
6246
Temperature setting
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 3
The actual temperature value in degrees Celsius (e.g. 008, 020).
6411
Measure unit qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of the unit of measurement in which weight (mass), capacity, length, area, volume or other quantity is expressed.

RNG C 1 RANGE DETAILS

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to specify a range of temperatures to be maintained on refrigeration equipment.
6167
RANGE TYPE QUALIFIER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Identification of the type of range.
C280
RANGE
  • Conditional
Range minimum and maximum limits.
6411
Measure unit qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of the unit of measurement in which weight (mass), capacity, length, area, volume or other quantity is expressed.
6162
Range minimum
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..18
Minimum of a range.
6152
Range maximum
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..18
Maximum of a range.

CNT C 5 CONTROL TOTAL

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 5
A segment to specify total consignment quantity and weight.
C270
CONTROL
  • Mandatory
Control total for checking integrity of a message or part of a message.
6069
Control qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Determines the source data elements in the message which forms the basis for 6066 Control value.
6066
Control value
  • Mandatory
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..18
Value obtained from summing the values specified by the Control Qualifier throughout the message (Hash total).
6411
Measure unit qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Indication of the unit of measurement in which weight (mass), capacity, length, area, volume or other quantity is expressed.

GRP16 C 1 AUT DTM

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 1

AUT M 1 AUTHENTICATION RESULT

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to specify the results of the application of an authentication procedure, including the authenticity of sender to ensure integrity of data.
9280
VALIDATION RESULT
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
The result of the application of an algorithm to the content of data element in a message.
9282
VALIDATION KEY IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Identifies the cryptographic key used to calculate the validation result.

DTM C 1 DATE/TIME/PERIOD

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to specify the date, etc. or which a message is authenticated.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
  • Mandatory
Date and/or time relevant to the specified date/time type.
2005
Date/time/period qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
2380
Date/time/period
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date/time/period format qualifier
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a period.

UNT M 1 MESSAGE TRAILER

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A service segment to end the message and check the completeness of the message (i.e. the total number of segments in the message and the control reference number of the message).
0074
NUMBER OF SEGMENTS IN A MESSAGE
  • Mandatory
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..6
Control count of number of segments in a message.
0062
MESSAGE REFERENCE NUMBER
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..14
Unique message reference assigned by the sender.