UNHMESSAGE HEADERM 1

1Mandatory A service segment starting and uniquely identifying a message. The message type code for the Vessel call information message is CALINF.
0062
MESSAGE REFERENCE NUMBER
Mandatoryan0..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
Mandatoryan0..6
Code identifying a type of message and assigned by its controlling agency.
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0052
Message version number
Mandatoryan0..3
Version number of a message type.
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0054
Message release number
Mandatoryan0..3
Release number within the current message version number.
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0051
Controlling agency, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying a controlling agency.
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0057
Association assigned code
Conditionalan0..6
Code, assigned by the association responsible for the design and maintenance of the message type concerned, which further identifies the message.
0110
Code list directory version number
Conditionalan0..6
Version number of the code list directory.
0113
Message type sub-function identification
Conditionalan0..6
Code identifying a sub-function of a message type.
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0068
COMMON ACCESS REFERENCE
Conditionalan0..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 of transfers
Mandatoryn0..2
Number assigned by the sender indicating the transfer sequence of a message related to the same topic. The message could be an addition or a change to an earlier transfer related to the same topic.
0073
First and last transfer
Conditionala1
Indication used for the first and last message in a sequence of messages related to the same topic.
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S016
MESSAGE SUBSET IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a message subset by its identifier, version, release and source.
0115
Message subset identification
Mandatoryan0..14
Coded identification of a message subset, assigned by its controlling agency.
0116
Message subset version number
Conditionalan0..3
Version number of the message subset.
0118
Message subset release number
Conditionalan0..3
Release number within the message subset version number.
0051
Controlling agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying a controlling agency.
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S017
MESSAGE IMPLEMENTATION GUIDELINE IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a message implementation guideline by its identifier, version, release and source.
0121
Message implementation guideline identification
Mandatoryan0..14
Coded identification of the message implementation guideline, assigned by its controlling agency.
0122
Message implementation guideline version number
Conditionalan0..3
Version number of the message implementation guideline.
0124
Message implementation guideline release number
Conditionalan0..3
Release number within the message implementation guideline version number.
0051
Controlling agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying a controlling agency.
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S018
SCENARIO IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a scenario.
0127
Scenario identification
Mandatoryan0..14
Code identifying scenario.
0128
Scenario version number
Conditionalan0..3
Version number of a scenario.
0130
Scenario release number
Conditionalan0..3
Release number within the scenario version number.
0051
Controlling agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying a controlling agency.
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BGMBEGINNING OF MESSAGEM 1

1Mandatory A segment to indicate the beginning of a message and to transmit identifying number.
C002
DOCUMENT/MESSAGE NAME
Conditional
Identification of a type of document/message by code or name. Code preferred.
1001
Document name code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the document name.
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1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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1000
Document name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a document.
C106
DOCUMENT/MESSAGE IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a document/message by its number and eventually its version or revision.
1004
Document identifier
Conditionalan0..35
To identify a document.
1056
Version identifier
Conditionalan0..9
To identify a version.
1060
Revision identifier
Conditionalan0..6
To identify a revision.
1225
MESSAGE FUNCTION CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the function of the message.
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4343
RESPONSE TYPE CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the type of acknowledgment required or transmitted.
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DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 9

9Conditional A segment to indicate a date and/or time applying to the whole message, such as date and time of document or message issue.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
Mandatory
Date and/or time, or period relevant to the specified date/time/period type.
2005
Date or time or period function code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the function of a date, time or period.
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2380
Date or time or period text
Conditionalan0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date or time or period format code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the representation of a date, time or period.
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GRP1 FTX MEA EQNC 99

99Conditional A group of segments to specify free format supplementary information and to describe totals to be loaded and/or discharged for certain general goods descriptions.

FTXFREE TEXTM 1

1Mandatory A segment to specify free format supplementary information and to specify the type of cargo by a general goods description, such as: - Change information - Additional instructions - Description of goods - general description.
4451
TEXT SUBJECT CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the subject of the text.
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4453
FREE TEXT FUNCTION CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the function of free text.
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C107
TEXT REFERENCE
Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text description code
Mandatoryan0..17
Code specifying free form text.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C108
TEXT LITERAL
Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
Mandatoryan0..512
Free form text.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..512
Free form text.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..512
Free form text.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..512
Free form text.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..512
Free form text.
3453
LANGUAGE NAME CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the language name.
4447
FREE TEXT FORMAT CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the format of free text.
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MEAMEASUREMENTSC 9

9Conditional A segment to specify total measurements, other than dimensions, applicable to the specified general description of goods, such as: - Gross measurement or cube - Gross weight.
6311
MEASUREMENT PURPOSE CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the purpose of the measurement.
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C502
MEASUREMENT DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of measurement type.
6313
Measured attribute code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the attribute measured.
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6321
Measurement significance code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement.
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6155
Non-discrete measurement name code
Conditionalan0..17
Code specifying the name of a non-discrete measurement.
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6154
Non-discrete measurement name
Conditionalan0..70
Name of a non-discrete measurement.
C174
VALUE/RANGE
Conditional
Measurement value and relevant minimum and maximum values of the measurement range.
6411
Measurement unit code
Mandatoryan0..8
Code specifying the unit of measurement.
6314
Measure
Conditionalan0..18
To specify the value of a measurement.
6162
Range minimum quantity
Conditionaln0..18
To specify the minimum value of a range.
6152
Range maximum quantity
Conditionaln0..18
To specify the maximum value of a range.
6432
Significant digits quantity
Conditionaln0..2
Count of the number of significant digits.
7383
SURFACE OR LAYER CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the surface or layer of an object.
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EQNNUMBER OF UNITSC 1

1Conditional A segment to specify the number of units relating to the specified general description of goods.
C523
NUMBER OF UNIT DETAILS
Mandatory
Identification of number of units and its purpose.
6350
Units quantity
Conditionaln0..15
To specify the number of units.
6353
Unit type code qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Code qualifying the type of unit.
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GRP2 RFF DTMC 9

9Conditional A group of segments to specify a reference relating to the whole message, and its date and/or time.

RFFREFERENCEM 1

1Mandatory A segment to provide a reference relating to the whole message, such as: - reference to previous message.
C506
REFERENCE
Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying a reference.
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1154
Reference identifier
Conditionalan0..70
Identifies a reference.
1156
Document line identifier
Conditionalan0..6
To identify a line of a document.
4000
Reference version identifier
Conditionalan0..35
To identify the version of a reference.
1060
Revision identifier
Conditionalan0..6
To identify a revision.

DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 9

9Conditional A segment to indicate date and/or time related to the reference.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
Mandatory
Date and/or time, or period relevant to the specified date/time/period type.
2005
Date or time or period function code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the function of a date, time or period.
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2380
Date or time or period text
Conditionalan0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date or time or period format code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the representation of a date, time or period.
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GRP3 NAD GRP4M 9

9Mandatory A group of segments to identify a party and related contacts.

NADNAME AND ADDRESSM 1

1Mandatory A segment to identify a name and address of a party, such as: - message sender - message recipient - ordering customer/principal - ordering customer agent
3035
PARTY FUNCTION CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a party.
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C082
PARTY IDENTIFICATION DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by code.
3039
Party identifier
Mandatoryan0..35
Code specifying the identity of a party.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C058
NAME AND ADDRESS
Conditional
Unstructured name and address: one to five lines.
3124
Name and address description
Mandatoryan0..35
Free form description of a name and address line.
3124
Name and address description
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of a name and address line.
3124
Name and address description
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of a name and address line.
3124
Name and address description
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of a name and address line.
3124
Name and address description
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of a name and address line.
C080
PARTY NAME
Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by name, one to five lines. Party name may be formatted.
3036
Party name
Mandatoryan0..35
Name of a party.
3036
Party name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a party.
3036
Party name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a party.
3036
Party name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a party.
3036
Party name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a party.
3045
Party name format code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the representation of a party name.
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C059
STREET
Conditional
Street address and/or PO Box number in a structured address: one to four lines.
3042
Street and number or post office box identifier
Mandatoryan0..35
To identify a street and number and/or Post Office box number.
3042
Street and number or post office box identifier
Conditionalan0..35
To identify a street and number and/or Post Office box number.
3042
Street and number or post office box identifier
Conditionalan0..35
To identify a street and number and/or Post Office box number.
3042
Street and number or post office box identifier
Conditionalan0..35
To identify a street and number and/or Post Office box number.
3164
CITY NAME
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a city.
C819
COUNTRY SUB-ENTITY DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a part of a country (eg county or part of a city).
3229
Country sub-entity name code
Conditionalan0..9
Code specifying the name of a country sub-entity.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3228
Country sub-entity name
Conditionalan0..70
Name of a country sub-entity.
3251
POSTAL IDENTIFICATION CODE
Conditionalan0..17
Code specifying the postal zone or address.
3207
COUNTRY NAME CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the name of the country or other geographical entity as defined in ISO 3166-1.

GRP4 CTA COMC 9

9Conditional A group of segments to identify a contact and its communications related to the party.

CTACONTACT INFORMATIONM 1

1Mandatory A segment to identify a person or department for the party, such as: - information contact
3139
CONTACT FUNCTION CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the function of a contact (e.g. department or person).
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C056
DEPARTMENT OR EMPLOYEE DETAILS
Conditional
Code and/or name of a department or employee. Code preferred.
3413
Department or employee name code
Conditionalan0..17
Code specifying the name of a department or employee.
3412
Department or employee name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a department or employee.

COMCOMMUNICATION CONTACTC 9

9Conditional A segment to identify a communication number of a person or department to whom information should be directed.
C076
COMMUNICATION CONTACT
Mandatory
Communication number of a department or employee in a specified channel.
3148
Communication address identifier
Mandatoryan0..512
To identify a communication address.
3155
Communication address code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the communication address.
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GRP5 TDT DTM RFF GRP6 DIM FTXM 1

1Mandatory A group of segments to specify details for the arriving means of transport.

TDTTRANSPORT INFORMATIONM 1

1Mandatory A segment to identify the transport details of the arriving vessel, such as voyage number or indication of sea transport for the arriving means of transport at arrival (so, the discharge voyage number).
8051
TRANSPORT STAGE CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying a specific stage of transport.
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8028
MEANS OF TRANSPORT JOURNEY IDENTIFIER
Conditionalan0..17
To identify a journey of a means of transport.
C220
MODE OF TRANSPORT
Conditional
Method of transport code or name. Code preferred.
8067
Transport mode name code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the name of a mode of transport.
8066
Transport mode name
Conditionalan0..17
Name of a mode of transport.
C001
TRANSPORT MEANS
Conditional
Code and/or name identifying the type of means of transport.
8179
Transport means description code
Conditionalan0..8
Code specifying the means of transport.
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1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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8178
Transport means description
Conditionalan0..17
Free form description of the means of transport.
C040
CARRIER
Conditional
Identification of a carrier by code and/or by name. Code preferred.
3127
Carrier identifier
Conditionalan0..17
To identify a carrier.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3128
Carrier name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a carrier.
8101
TRANSIT DIRECTION INDICATOR CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the direction of transport.
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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 code
Mandatoryan0..3
Code specifying the reason for excess transportation.
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8459
Excess transportation responsibility code
Mandatoryan0..3
Code specifying the responsibility for excess transportation.
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7130
Customer shipment authorisation identifier
Conditionalan0..17
To identify the authorisation to ship issued by the customer.
C222
TRANSPORT IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Code and/or name identifying the means of transport.
8213
Transport means identification name identifier
Conditionalan0..35
Identifies the name of the transport means.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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8212
Transport means identification name
Conditionalan0..70
Name identifying a means of transport.
8453
Transport means nationality code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the nationality of a means of transport.
8281
TRANSPORT MEANS OWNERSHIP INDICATOR CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the ownership of a means of transport.
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DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 9

9Conditional A segment to identify a date and time related to the arrival and departure of the means of transport, such as estimated date and time of arrival and departure.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
Mandatory
Date and/or time, or period relevant to the specified date/time/period type.
2005
Date or time or period function code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the function of a date, time or period.
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2380
Date or time or period text
Conditionalan0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date or time or period format code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the representation of a date, time or period.
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RFFREFERENCEC 9

9Conditional A segment to identify a relevant reference number, such as: - Customs declaration number - shipping line reference - Voyage number or indication of sea transport for arriving means of transport at departure (so, the loading voyage number).
C506
REFERENCE
Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying a reference.
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1154
Reference identifier
Conditionalan0..70
Identifies a reference.
1156
Document line identifier
Conditionalan0..6
To identify a line of a document.
4000
Reference version identifier
Conditionalan0..35
To identify the version of a reference.
1060
Revision identifier
Conditionalan0..6
To identify a revision.

GRP6 LOC DTMM 9

9Mandatory A group of segments to identify locations related to the transport details.

LOCPLACE/LOCATION IDENTIFICATIONM 1

1Mandatory A segment to identify locations related to the transport details, such as: - previous port of call - next port of call - place/port of discharge - place of berth - destination sailing area
3227
LOCATION FUNCTION CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the function of a location.
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C517
LOCATION IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a location by code or name.
3225
Location name code
Conditionalan0..35
Code specifying the name of the location.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3224
Location name
Conditionalan0..256
Name of the location.
C519
RELATED LOCATION ONE IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification the first related location by code or name.
3223
First related location name code
Conditionalan0..25
Code specifying first related location.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3222
First related location name
Conditionalan0..70
Name of first related location.
C553
RELATED LOCATION TWO IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of second related location by code or name.
3233
Second related location name code
Conditionalan0..25
Code specifying the second related location.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3232
Second related location name
Conditionalan0..70
Name of the second related location.
5479
RELATION CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying a relation.

DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 9

9Conditional A segment to specify date(s) and time(s) related to a location.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
Mandatory
Date and/or time, or period relevant to the specified date/time/period type.
2005
Date or time or period function code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the function of a date, time or period.
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2380
Date or time or period text
Conditionalan0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date or time or period format code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the representation of a date, time or period.
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DIMDIMENSIONSC 1

1Conditional A segment to specify dimensions related to the arriving means of transport: - Water displacement dimensions (width and/or length and/or draught of vessel).
6145
DIMENSION TYPE CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the type of the dimension.
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C211
DIMENSIONS
Mandatory
Specification of the dimensions of a transportable unit.
6411
Measurement unit code
Mandatoryan0..8
Code specifying the unit of measurement.
6168
Length measure
Conditionaln0..15
To specify the value of a length dimension.
6140
Width measure
Conditionaln0..15
To specify the value of a width dimension.
6008
Height measure
Conditionaln0..15
To specify the value of a height dimension.

FTXFREE TEXTC 9

9Conditional A segment to provide supplementary information related to the means of transport, such as: - additional remarks related to the transport - remarks
4451
TEXT SUBJECT CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the subject of the text.
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4453
FREE TEXT FUNCTION CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the function of free text.
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C107
TEXT REFERENCE
Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text description code
Mandatoryan0..17
Code specifying free form text.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C108
TEXT LITERAL
Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
Mandatoryan0..512
Free form text.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..512
Free form text.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..512
Free form text.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..512
Free form text.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..512
Free form text.
3453
LANGUAGE NAME CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the language name.
4447
FREE TEXT FORMAT CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the format of free text.
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GRP7 QTY FTXC 9

9Conditional A group of segments to specify total numbers.

QTYQUANTITYM 1

1Mandatory A segment to specify the planned number of operations on equipment for the arriving vessel.
C186
QUANTITY DETAILS
Mandatory
Quantity information in a transaction, qualified when relevant.
6063
Quantity type code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the type of quantity.
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6060
Quantity
Mandatoryan0..35
Alphanumeric representation of a quantity.
6411
Measurement unit code
Conditionalan0..8
Code specifying the unit of measurement.

FTXFREE TEXTC 1

1Conditional A segment to provide supplementary information related to the planned number of operations on equipment.
4451
TEXT SUBJECT CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the subject of the text.
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4453
FREE TEXT FUNCTION CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the function of free text.
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C107
TEXT REFERENCE
Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text description code
Mandatoryan0..17
Code specifying free form text.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C108
TEXT LITERAL
Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
Mandatoryan0..512
Free form text.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..512
Free form text.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..512
Free form text.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..512
Free form text.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..512
Free form text.
3453
LANGUAGE NAME CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the language name.
4447
FREE TEXT FORMAT CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the format of free text.
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UNTMESSAGE TRAILERM 1

1Mandatory A service segment ending a message, giving the total number of segments in the message (including the UNH & UNT) and the control reference number of the message.
0074
NUMBER OF SEGMENTS IN A MESSAGE
Mandatoryn0..10
The number of segments in a message body, plus the message header segment and message trailer segment.
0062
MESSAGE REFERENCE NUMBER
Mandatoryan0..14
Unique message reference assigned by the sender.