D.16B Codelist 3227
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Place of terms of delivery
(3018) Point or port of departure, shipment or destination, as required under the applicable terms of delivery, e.g. Incoterms.
 To identify the place where the payment has been or should be made.
Tare check place
Place where equipment tare has been or must be checked for official assessment.
Goods receipt place
 Place at which the goods have been received.
Place of departure
(3214) Port, airport or other location from which a means of transport or transport equipment is scheduled to depart or has departed.
A bed in a ward.
Place of delivery
(3246) Place to which the goods are to be finally delivered under transport contract terms (operational term).
Place of destination
(3258) Port, airport or other location to which a means of transport or transport equipment is destined.
Place of loading
 Seaport, airport, freight terminal, rail station or other place at which the goods (cargo) are loaded on to the means of transport being used for their carriage.
Place of acceptance
 Place where the goods are taken over by the carrier.
Place of discharge
 Seaport, airport, freight terminal, rail station or other place at which goods are unloaded from the means of transport having been used for their carriage.
Port of discharge
Port at which the goods are discharged from the vessel used for their transport.
Place of transhipment
 Place where goods are to be or have been transferred from one means of transport to another during the course of one transport operation.
Goods item storage location
 To identify the place where a goods item is located.
Place of transfer responsibility
Place where the responsibility is transferred.
Place of transfer of ownership
Place where the ownership of the goods is transferred.
Border crossing place
Place where goods are transported across a country border.
 Warehouse where a particular consignment is to be or has been stored.
Factory/plant relevant for a particular consignment.
Place of ultimate destination of goods
Place where goods will ultimately be delivered.
Terms of sale place
Place of departure, shipment or destination as specified in the terms of sale agreed between the parties.
Customs clearance location
 Place at which Customs clearance should or has taken place.
Port of release
Port where goods are released from Customs custody.
Port of entry
Port where final documentation is filed for Customs Entry processing.
Country relevant for a particular transaction.
City or town relevant for a particular transaction or consignment.
Country of origin
 To identify the country in which the goods have been produced or manufactured, according to criteria laid down for the application of the Customs tariff or quantitative restrictions, or any measure related to trade.
Country of destination of goods
Country to which the goods are to be delivered.
Name or identification of a railway station/yard relevant to a particular consignment.
Country of source
Country in which raw material or components were originally produced prior to manufacture or assembly in another country.
A building or part thereof relevant to a particular consignment or transaction.
Beginning of chargeable section
First rail station in a predefined section of the chargeable voyage. A complete voyage may be divided in sections, even within one country, that are separately chargeable using different tariff rules (split tariffs).
Baseport of discharge
 Place at which the cargo is discharged or unloaded from a means of transport according to the transport contract. The goods may or may not be discharged from the main means of transport at this place or port.
Baseport of loading
 Place at which the cargo is loaded on a means of transport according to the transport contract. The goods may or may not be loaded on the main means of transport at this place or port.
 Country from which the goods were initially exported to the importing country without any commercial transaction taking place in intermediate countries. Synonym: Country whence consigned. Country of despatch: Country from which goods are despatched between countries of a Customs union.
Country of ultimate destination
(3216) Country known to the consignor or his agent at the time of despatch to be the final country to which the goods are to be delivered.
Consignment final exportation country
 To identify the country from which goods have been or will be consigned prior to final importation.
Consignment first destination country
 To identify the country where a consignment is off-loaded from the means of transport used for the original exportation.
Country of production
Country where item has been or will be produced.
Country of trading
Country where item has been or will be traded.
Consignment entry customs office location
 To identify the customs office at which the goods enter the customs territory of destination.
Consignment exit customs office location
 To identify the customs office at which the goods leave or are intended to leave the customs territory of despatch.
Place of Customs examination
Place where Customs undertakes a physical inspection of goods to satisfy themselves that the goods' nature, origin, condition, quantity and value are in accordance with the particulars furnished on the goods declaration (CCC).
Place of authentication of document
(3410) Place where document is signed or otherwise authenticated. Synonym: Place of issue of document.
Customs office of destination (transit)
(3086) Customs office at which a transit operation is terminated. Synonym: Customs office of transit termination.
Region of despatch
Region from which goods are despatched between countries of a Customs union.
Region of destination
Region known to the consignor or his agent at the time of despatch to be the final region to which the goods are to be delivered.
Region of production
Region where item has been or will be produced.
 Country through which a goods or passengers are routed between the country of original departure and final destination.
Transit customs office location
 To identify the customs office which is responsible for transit formalities en-route.
Country of invalid transit guarantee
Country in which the security or guarantee for the movement of goods under a transit procedure is not valid.
Country of destination (transit)
Country at which a Customs transit operation is terminated. Synonym: Country of transit termination.
Charge and freight due from
Place or point from which charges and freight are charged.
A department within the manufacturing area (e.g. lacquering, assembly).
Freight charge payable to location
 Name of a place to which a transport charges tariff applies or where freight and other related charges are to be or have been incurred.
End of chargeable section
Last rail station in a predefined section of the chargeable voyage. A complete voyage may be divided in sections, even within one country, that are separately chargeable using different tariff rules (split tariffs).
Place of payment
Name of the location at which freight and charges for main transport are payable.
Full track loading or unloading
Identification of the station proceeding to the loading or unloading of a rail wagon on a full track site. (Used only when a rail station is obliged to transfer the load on another wagon for technical reasons - e.g. damage).
Place of loss
To identify the location where the loss occurred.
Place of arrival
Place at which the transport means arrives.
Next port of call
(3095) Next port which the vessel is going to call upon.
Port of discharge at which the cargo is discharged from the vessel, used for transport after the main transport (transit port).
A place at which works occur referring to a sub-project.
First optional place of discharge
The first optional place or port of discharge as mentioned on the transport document where cargo can be discharged at the option of the shipper.
Final port or place of discharge
Name of the seaport, airport, freight terminal, rail station or other place at which the goods (cargo) are finally (to be) unloaded from the means of transport used for their carriage according to the transport contract.
Express railway station
Railway station offering express transportation services.
Mixed cargo railway station
Railway station offering mixed cargo transportation services .
Second optional place of discharge
The second optional place or port of discharge as mentioned on the transport document where cargo can be discharged at the option of shipper.
Next non-discharge port of call
A code to identify the next port of call for a vessel where no cargo will be discharged.
Third optional place of discharge
The third optional place or port of discharge as mentioned on the transport document where cargo can be discharged at the option of the shipper.
A place where cargo is reconsolidated.
Fourth optional place of discharge
The fourth optional place or port of discharge as mentioned on the transport document where cargo can be discharged at the option of the shipper.
Bill of lading release office
A location where bills of lading are released to customers.
Transhipment excluding this place
Place/location where a transhipment from a means of transport to another means of transport is not authorised.
Transhipment limited to this place
Only place/location where a transhipment from a means of transport to another means of transport is authorised.
Original port of loading
(3099) The port where the goods were first loaded on a vessel.
First port of call - non-discharging
Port in the country of destination where the conveyance initially arrives from the 'last place/port of call of conveyance' and where a conveyance will not be discharging cargoes.
First port of call - discharging
Port in the country of destination where the conveyance initially arrives from the 'last place/port of call of conveyance' and where a conveyance will be discharging cargoes.
Place/port of first entry
Place or port where final documentation is filed for Customs entry processing.
Place of despatch
Place at which the goods are taken over for carriage (operational term), if different from the transport contract place of acceptance (see: 10). Synonym: Place of origin of carriage.
Fifth optional place of discharge
The fifth optional place or port of discharge as mentioned on the transport document where cargo can be discharged at the option of the shipper.
Port of loading at which the cargo is loaded on the pre- carriage vessel used for the transport prior to the main transport.
Place of delivery (by on carriage)
 Place to which the goods are to be finally delivered.
Transport contract place of acceptance
Place at which the goods are taken over by the carrier according to the contract of carriage.
Transport contract place of destination
Place to which the goods are destined.
Country of valid transit guarantee
Country in which the security or guarantee for the movement of goods under a transit procedure is valid.
Place/port of conveyance initial arrival
Place/port in the country of destination where the conveyance initially arrives from the 'Last place/port of call of conveyance' (125).
Place of receipt
Identification of the location at which the cargo is actually received.
Place of registration
(3105) Place where the registration occurs.
Special treatment place
Place where one or more special treatments have happened or must happen.
Place of document issue
The place or location where a document is issued.
Indication of a routing place.
Station of application of additional costs
Rail station where, according to the transport contract, some chargeable operations must happen (re-weighting, re-fixing of the load, control on equipment and on consignment, etc.).
Previous port of call
Previous port which the vessel has called upon.
Sailing destination area
Geographical area to which the vessel's trip is destined.
Place of lodgement of documents
Customs station where, required documents for Customs declarations, have been lodged.
Optional place of discharge
The optional place or port of discharge as mentioned on the bill of lading where cargo is discharged at the option of the shipper.
Place of empty equipment despatch
The location from which empty equipment is despatched.
Place of empty equipment return
The location to which empty equipment is returned.
Place/port of warehouse entry
Location (e.g. district) within a Customs territory where a warehouse entry was filed to enter merchandise into a Customs bonded warehouse.
Country of first sale
Name of country where firstly a sale took place.
Place of transfer
Place at which goods are transferred from one carrier to another (contractual term).
Place of deconsolidation
Place where a large consignment is de-grouped into smaller consignments.
Place of consumption
Place/location where goods enter the marketplace (commerce) of the importing country.
Region of origin
Region in which the goods have been produced or manufactured according to the criteria laid down for the purposes of the application of the Customs tariff, of quantitative restrictions or of any other measures related to trade (see: 3238).
Place of consolidation
Place where smaller consignments of goods are grouped together into a large consignment to be transported as a larger unit.
Rate combination point
 Point over which sector rates are combined.
Place of prolongation decision of delivery delay
Place where it has been decided to prolong the delivery delay.
Place/location where a consignment has been changed of destination and is subject to a recharge note. (Complementary orders to modify the routing of the transport may be given, upon which a new charge calculation may be applied by the carrier).
Customs office of despatch
Customs office from which goods are despatched between countries of a Customs union.
Region of equipment availability
Region in which a piece of equipment is requested to be made available for on-hire.
Country of despatch
Country from which goods are despatched within a Customs union.
Customs office of export
Customs office from which goods are taken out of the Customs territory (CCC).
Free zone of export
Foreign free zone (desc: see 1131 = 131) from which goods are exported to the country of importation.
Region of export/despatch
Region from which the goods were initially exported to the importing country without any commercial transaction taking place in intermediate countries. Region of despatch: region from which goods are despatched between countries of a Customs union.
Place of collection
Place where goods are to be or could be picked up (collected).
Customs office of departure
Customs office at which a Customs transit operation commences (CCC).
Transit guarantee customs office location
 To identify the Customs office at which a security or guarantee for the movement of goods under a transit procedure is lodged.
Country of transhipment
Country where goods are transferred under Customs control from the importing means of transport to the exporting means of transport within the area of one Customs office which is the office of both importation and exportation (CCC).
Customs office of destination
Customs office where the goods are to be cleared (CCC).
Wagon-load railway station
A railway station where rail wagons are loaded.
A short railway track for loading or unloading rail wagons, or bypassing of trains, connected with a main track by switch.
Last place/port of call of conveyance
Conveyance departed from this last foreign place/port of call to go to 'Place/port of conveyance initial arrival' (87).
Country of previous Customs procedure
Country in which the Customs declaration for the previous Customs procedure has been lodged.
Customs office of registration of previous Customs declaration
Customs office where the previous Customs declaration has been lodged.
Participant sender location
Place where a participant in the movement of goods is located and can be contacted.
Wage negotiation district
The district to which workers belong for the purposes of union wage negotiation.
Place of ultimate destination of conveyance
Seaport, airport, freight terminal, rail station or other place to which a means of transport is ultimately destined.
Place of loading of empty equipment
Seaport, airport, freight terminal, rail station or other place where empty equipment (e.g. containers) was loaded onto means of transport.
Place of discharge of empty equipment
Seaport, airport, freight terminal, rail station or other place where empty equipment (e.g. containers) was unloaded from means of transport.
Region of delivery
(3246) Region to which the goods are to be finally delivered under transport contract terms (operational term).
Bonded petroleum warehouse or the supplier source.
Place of entry (Customs)
Place at which the goods enter the Customs territory.
Living animals care place
Place where living animal cares are provided.
Place where re-icing must be executed.
Place where weight can be ascertained.
Station where the wagons are disconnected and reconnected to form a new train.
Station where the train must stop or is stopped for unexpected handling.
Platform specially equipped for loading and unloading of rail wagons.
Track connecting a rail station to a dock.
Place of expiry
 Place where the documentary credit expires for presentation of required documents.
Place of negotiation
Place where the documentary credit is to be presented for negotiation.
Claims payable place
Place where insurance claims are payable.
Documentary credit available in
Place where the documentary credit is available with any bank.
Transport means stowage location
 To identify a location on board a means of transport where specified goods or transport equipment has been or are to be stowed.
For transportation to
Place/country where goods are to be transported to.
Loading on board/despatch/taking in charge at/from
Place/country where goods have to be loaded on board, despatched or taken in charge.
Container stack position
Stack position of a container at a terminal, depot or freight station.
A private box used for pick-up and delivery of packages, e.g. of express packages.
Next port of discharge
Next port at which goods are discharged from the vessel used for their transport.
Port of call
Port where a vessel has called upon or will call upon.
Place/location of on-hire
Place/location where an object is contracted for use.
Place/location of off-hire
Place/location where an object's contract for use ends.
Other carriers terminal
A carrier terminal belonging to a carrier other than the original carrier.
Country of Value Added Tax (VAT) jurisdiction
The country governing the VAT regulation to which the transaction is subject.
The site where a contact is located.
Additional internal destination
Any location within the consignee's premises where the goods are moved to.
Foreign port of call
A code to identify the foreign port where the vessel calls at or will call at.
A location where maintenance has been or will be performed.
Place or location of sale
Place or location at which the sale takes place.
Direct investment country
Country in which a direct investment is made or withdrawn.
 Location in port where the vessel is berthed or moored.
Country in which the construction work is made.
Donation acting country
Country acting in the donation of aid.
Payment transaction country
Country of the foreign counterpart of the payment transaction.
Physical place of return of item
Physical place at which the item is returned, i.e. the location where the supplier receives the item form the customer.
A location where cargo is transferred from one means of transport to another means of transport owned or operated by the same carrier under the same bill of lading.
Final port of discharge
Last port at which cargo is unloaded from a vessel before the cargo is moved to a place of delivery or destination.
Place of destination for pre-stacking prior to stowage
The destination location for which items are to be pre- stacked prior to being stowed together on a means of transport.
The location to which the information being reported is applicable.
Transport contract place of despatch
A place from which goods are despatched as per transport contract.
Place of residence
A place where a party lives.
A place at which the activity occurs.
Location for pick up.
A place at which construction works occur.
Place of embarkation
(3488) Place where the object is put, or goes, on board the conveyance.
Place of disembarkation
(3490) Place where the object or person disembarks from the conveyance.
Person birth location
 Name of the place where a person was born.
Identifies the place or location of a registered office.
Place of incorporation
Identifies the location of incorporation.
Place of business
Identifies the place or location of a business.
Identifies the physical location.
Location to send mail
Identifies the location to which mail is sent.
Foreign registration location
Identifies the place or location of foreign registration.
Tax filed from location
Identifies the location from which taxes are filed.
Identifies the location of the filing entity.
Identifies an earlier or previous place or location.
Identifies the place or location of a head office.
Identifies the place or location of property.
Identifies the correct place or location.
Identifies the place or location of a branch.
Former registered location
Identifies the former registered location of an entity.
Location to be used in the future.
Changed to location
Identifies the change to location.
Place of inquiry
Place to which an inquiry is made.
Identifies the original location.
Country of last source
The country where a product or service was last sourced.
Place of handling
Place where a handling operation is to be, or has been, performed.
Country of origin as defined by transportation agency
Country of origin as defined by the transportation agency.
A terminus for transport vehicles.
Code identifying the location from which a sample is taken.
Hospital Advanced Dependency Unit (ADU)
A designated unit in a hospital for advanced dependency nursing care.
Hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
A designated unit in a hospital for the provision of intensive care to neonates.
Hospital Paediatric Care Unit (PCU)
A designated unit in a hospital for the provision of care to paediatric patients.
Hospital Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
An intensive care unit in a hospital.
Hospital luxury room
A room in a hospital for patient accommodation of superior standard.
Hospital shared room
A room in a hospital for shared accommodation of patients.
Hospital private room
A room in a hospital for private accommodation of a patient.
An area for which bids can be made with the same price applicable to the whole area.
An area for which the same price is applicable to the whole area.
Country of destination of equipment
Country of the last place where the equipment will stop.
Aircraft airport stand
Code used to specify the airport stand allocated to the aircraft.
Airport passenger terminal
Code used to specify the airport terminal used for the embarking or disembarking of passengers.
Place or location in a port where a vessel was previously moored.
Place or location in a port where a vessel will be moored, after moving from the current location.
Identifies the place or location of the entity.
Depot where goods are received and are available for pick-up.
Place where disinfection has been or must be performed.
Harbour rail station
Rail station servicing a harbour.
Place of live animal care
Place where live animal care has been or must be provided.
Phytosanitary control place
Place where phytosanitary control has been or must be performed.
Place for re-icing or de-icing
Place where re-icing or de-icing has been or must be performed.
Place of refuelling
Place where refuelling has been or must be performed.
Place of provision of an unexpected service
Place where an unexpected service has been or must be provided.
Private container terminal
Container terminal managed or owned by a private company.
Railway container terminal
Container terminal managed or owned by a railway company.
The site where an inspection takes or took place.
Request only stop
A location where a stop is only made on request.
A section of a grid.
Source power area
The area that is the source of power.
Sink power area
The area that is the destination of power.
Place or location in a port where a vessel is scheduled to be moored.
Scheduled berth, bow
Place or location in a port where the bow of a vessel is scheduled to berth.
Scheduled berth, stern
Place or location in a port where the stern of a vessel is scheduled to berth.
Balance settlement area
An area where common rules for balance settlement applies.
An area with common trading rules.
Metering grid area
A physical area where consumption, production and exchange can be metered.
A geographical area where the climate has common characteristics.
Country of birth
Country where a person or an animal was born.
Country of fattening
Country where an animal has been fattened.
Country of slaughter
Country where an animal has been slaughtered.
Country of meat cutting
Country where the meat is cut into pieces.
Meat cutting location
A location where the meat is cut into pieces.
Place for the slaughter of animals as food.
Country of meat mincing
Country where meat has been cut into very small pieces using a meat grinder.
Place of discharge and loading
Place at which a means of transport is performing both discharge and loading operations, e.g. seaport, airport, freight terminal, rail station.
Cargo facility location
Name of the terminal, warehouse or yard where the goods are to be on or offloaded.
Tourist point of interest
Code to specify that the location is a tourist point of interest.
Customs office of payment
Place where Customs duties/taxes/fees have to be paid.
Conveyance facility location at departure
Name of the location of the last facility (e.g. terminal, warehouse or yard) from which the conveyance will depart.
Conveyance facility location at arrival
Name of the location of the initial facility (e.g. terminal, warehouse or yard) where the conveyance will arrive.
Name or identification of a bus station.
Name or identification of a ferry terminal.
Place of packing
Place where goods are packaged.
Country of assembly
Country where product is assembled.
Town sales office
The location is a town sales office.
The location is a travel agency.
Inland clearance depot
Depot where goods are cleared by the customs authorities or other governmental authorities in the interior of a country.
Place of final production
Place where the production of the item was finalised.
Place of growth
Place where the product was grown.
Place of intermediate production
Place of any processing prior to final production.
Place of nutrient origin
Place where the nutrient, or item of nourishing food, originated.
Place of package material production
Place where the material used for packaging was produced.
Place of processing
The place where the commodity was processed.
Place of species origin
The place where the species was taken from the wild, or the place where the species was born, artificially propagated, grown or harvested.
Place of catch
Place where the animal was caught, e.g. area of the ocean where the fish was harvested.
Government appeal office
The location of a government office at which an appeal can be lodged.
Regulatory office of cross-border goods entry
To identify the regulatory office at which the goods enter or are intended to enter the customs territory of destination.
Regulatory office of cross-border goods exit
To identify the regulatory office at which the goods leave or are intended to leave the customs territory of dispatch.
Government approved establishment
Facility approved for a specific purpose by a government authority.
Free trade zone
A special area of a country where some normal trade barriers (e.g. tariffs and quotas) are eliminated, a.k.a. foreign free zone.
Place of physical examination
A place where goods are to be examined.
The location at which goods identified on the license, permit, certificate or other document are allowed to be moved or otherwise handled.
The place where a means of transport may be parked or tied up, e.g. wharf, quay, railyard, parking lot.
Place of loading on final means of transport
Place where a consignment is placed aboard the means of transport which enters the destination customs territory.
Place of regulatory declaration review
Location where the declaration is reviewed by appropriate government agency.
Travel document issuing country or political entity
The country or political entity issuing the travel document.
Compliant facility, registered
A facility that has been formally documented as compliant with regulations or statutes by a regulatory authority.
A building or other secured area in which dutiable goods may be stored, manipulated, or undergo manufacturing operations without payment of duty.
Goods destruction site, designated
A place designated for the destruction of goods.
Goods disposal location, designated
A place designated for the disposal of goods.
Facility with a furnace or apparatus for consuming materials completely or reducing materials to ash by burning.
A facility equipped for scientific experimentation, research, testing or determination.
Place of assembly
Facility where product is assembled.
Place where an operation or a series of operations are performed in the making or treatment of a product.
A place or station where isolation is carried out.
A facility where desired substances are recovered from materials or goods.
An industrial plant for refining a substance, such as petroleum or sugar.
A facility where ores are fused or melted in order to separate the metal contained in them.
Prescribed treatment facility
A facility where goods are subjected to a prescribed treatment.
The official headquarters of an ambassador or official diplomat sent by one sovereign or state to another as its resident representative.
Region of source
Region where goods were originally produced.
Region of storage
Region where products have been stored.
Ship security incident location
Location for reporting any security related matter to indicate where the safety/security incident has taken place.
Ship-to-ship activity location
Location where the ship-to-ship activity has taken place.
Country of last processing
The country where the trade item was last processed.
Fishing vessel as a place of production.
Location of status
The identification of the location of a status.
Location of meter
The identification of the location of a meter.
Country of provenance
The country of provenance of a consignment or product.
Meat mincing plant
A place where the meat is cut into very small pieces using a meat grinder.
Place of fattening
Place where an animal has been fattened.
Animal birth place
Location where an animal was born.
Place or location as agreed between the relevant parties.