UNH M 1 MESSAGE HEADER

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A service segment starting and uniquely identifying a message. The message type code for the International multimodal status request message is IFTSTQ.
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 indicating the beginning of the message and identifying the consignment for which status is being requested.
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.
C106
DOCUMENT/MESSAGE IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Identification of a document/message by its number and eventually its version or revision.
1004
Document/message number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
Reference number assigned to the document/message by the issuer.
1056
Version
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..9
To specify the version number or name of an object.
1060
Revision number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..6
To specify a revision number.
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 or transmitted.

DTM C 9 DATE/TIME/PERIOD

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment indicating the date/time of the message and the dates, times and periods relating to the requested status or events.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
  • Mandatory
Date and/or time, or period relevant to the specified date/time/period 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.

LOC C 99 PLACE/LOCATION IDENTIFICATION

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A segment identifying a place/location which applies to the consignment such as consignment origin and destination.
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..70
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
To specify the relationship between two or more items.

GRP1 C 999 RFF DTM

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 999
A group of segments to specify a reference which applies to the whole message, and its related date and time.

RFF M 1 REFERENCE

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to identify a reference relating to the requested status, e.g. customer reference number. Also a reference to previous message can be given.
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.
4000
Reference version number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.

DTM C 9 DATE/TIME/PERIOD

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment to indicate date and time relating to the reference.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
  • Mandatory
Date and/or time, or period relevant to the specified date/time/period 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.

TDT C 99 DETAILS OF TRANSPORT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A segment identifying conveyance relating to the status or event such as flight, vessel/voyage.
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 type of means of transport.
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.
C222
TRANSPORT IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Code and/or name identifying the 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..35
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.
8281
TRANSPORT OWNERSHIP, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the ownership of the means of transport.

EQD C 999 EQUIPMENT DETAILS

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 999
A segment identifying equipment related to the requested status or event such as a container.
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.
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.
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..10
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.

GRP2 C 9 NAD GRP3

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A group of segments to specify the parties related to the consignment.

NAD M 1 NAME AND ADDRESS

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment identifying a party to the consignment such as a shipper, consignee, freight forwarder, broker.
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 identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
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 five lines. Party name may be formatted.
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.
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.
3045
Party name format, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the representation of a party name.
C059
STREET
  • Conditional
Street address and/or PO Box number in a structured address: one to four 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.
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.

GRP3 C 9 CTA COM

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A group of segments to indicate contacts related to the party.

CTA M 1 CONTACT INFORMATION

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to identify a person or department to whom communication should be directed.
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 9 COMMUNICATION CONTACT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment to identify a communication number of a department or a person 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..512
The communication number.
3155
Communication channel qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the type of communication channel being used.

GRP4 C 999 CNI DTM LOC RFF TDT GRP5 GRP6

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 999
A group of segments to provide information about specific consignments, e.g. included in a consolidation.

CNI M 1 CONSIGNMENT INFORMATION

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to indicate a consignment (in a consolidation) using the reference number of its transport document.
1490
CONSOLIDATION ITEM NUMBER
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..4
Serial number differentiating each separate consignment included in the consolidation.
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).
1312
CONSIGNMENT LOAD SEQUENCE NUMBER
  • Conditional
  • Type: n
  • Length: 0..4
To indicate the sequence of loading in which the consignments are loaded in a piece of equipment or in a means of transport (e.g. truck).

DTM C 9 DATE/TIME/PERIOD

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment to indicate the date/time of the transport document of this consignment and the dates, times and periods relating to the requested status or events.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
  • Mandatory
Date and/or time, or period relevant to the specified date/time/period 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.

LOC C 99 PLACE/LOCATION IDENTIFICATION

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A segment identifying a place/location which applies to the consignment such as consignment origin and destination.
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..70
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
To specify the relationship between two or more items.

RFF C 99 REFERENCE

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A segment identifying a reference relating to the requested status, e.g. customer reference number/order.
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.
4000
Reference version number
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.

TDT C 99 DETAILS OF TRANSPORT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A segment identifying conveyance relating to the status or event such as flight, vessel/voyage.
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 type of means of transport.
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.
C222
TRANSPORT IDENTIFICATION
  • Conditional
Code and/or name identifying the 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..35
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.
8281
TRANSPORT OWNERSHIP, CODED
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code indicating the ownership of the means of transport.

GRP5 C 99 EQD TPL

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A group of segments to identify equipment and eventually the means of transport in which it is placed.

EQD M 1 EQUIPMENT DETAILS

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment identifying equipment related to the requested status or event such as a container.
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.
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.
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..10
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.

TPL C 9 TRANSPORT PLACEMENT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment to identify a means of transport (e.g. train) to which the equipment is linked.
C222
TRANSPORT IDENTIFICATION
  • Mandatory
Code and/or name identifying the 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..35
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.

GRP6 C 9 NAD GRP7 GRP8

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A group of segments to specify the parties related to this consignment.

NAD M 1 NAME AND ADDRESS

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment identifying a party to the consignment such as a shipper, consignee, freight forwarder, broker.
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 identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..35
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 five lines. Party name may be formatted.
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.
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.
3045
Party name format, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Specification of the representation of a party name.
C059
STREET
  • Conditional
Street address and/or PO Box number in a structured address: one to four 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.
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 99 GID FTX SGP

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A group of segments to specify a goods item, necessary in cases where the request concerns only part of the consignment.

GID M 1 GOODS ITEM DETAILS

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to provide details of a goods item as part of a consignment.
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
  • 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.
7065
Type of packages identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
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.
7233
Packaging related information, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving packaging, handling and marking related information.
C213
NUMBER AND TYPE OF PACKAGES
  • Conditional
Number and type of individual parts of a shipment.
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.
7065
Type of packages identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
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.
7233
Packaging related information, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving packaging, handling and marking related information.
C213
NUMBER AND TYPE OF PACKAGES
  • Conditional
Number and type of individual parts of a shipment.
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.
7065
Type of packages identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
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.
7233
Packaging related information, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving packaging, handling and marking related information.
C213
NUMBER AND TYPE OF PACKAGES
  • Conditional
Number and type of individual parts of a shipment.
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.
7065
Type of packages identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
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.
7233
Packaging related information, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving packaging, handling and marking related information.
C213
NUMBER AND TYPE OF PACKAGES
  • Conditional
Number and type of individual parts of a shipment.
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.
7065
Type of packages identification
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
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.
7233
Packaging related information, coded
  • Conditional
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code giving packaging, handling and marking related information.

FTX C 1 FREE TEXT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to describe the goods item.
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 identification
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..17
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).

SGP C 99 SPLIT GOODS PLACEMENT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 99
A segment to identify equipment in which goods are transported.
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.
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.
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.

GRP8 C 9 CTA COM

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A group of segments to indicate contacts related to the party.

CTA M 1 CONTACT INFORMATION

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A segment to identify a person or department to whom communication should be directed.
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 9 COMMUNICATION CONTACT

  • Conditional
  • Max repeat: 9
A segment to identify a communication number of a department or a person 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..512
The communication number.
3155
Communication channel qualifier
  • Mandatory
  • Type: an
  • Length: 0..3
Code identifying the type of communication channel being used.

UNT M 1 MESSAGE TRAILER

  • Mandatory
  • Max repeat: 1
A service segment ending a message, giving 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.