IMD ITEM DESCRIPTION

To describe an item in either an industry or free format.
7077
ITEM DESCRIPTION TYPE, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the format of a description.
7081
ITEM CHARACTERISTIC, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code specifying the item characteristic being described.
C273
ITEM DESCRIPTION
  • Conditional
  • Min: 0
  • Max: 1
Code of a standard article description from a specified source.
7009
Item description identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..7
Code from an industry code list which provides specific data about a product characteristic.
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.
7008
Item description
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Plain language description of articles or products.
7008
Item description
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Plain language description of articles or products.
7383
SURFACE/LAYER INDICATOR, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the surface or layer of a product that is being described.