D.98B Codelist 4451
Text subject qualifier
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 Plain language description of the nature of the goods sufficient to identify them at the level required for banking, Customs, statistical or transport purposes, avoiding unnecessary detail (Generic term).
Terms of payments
 Conditions of payment between the parties to a transaction (generic term).
Dangerous goods additional information
Additional information concerning dangerous goods.
Dangerous goods, technical name
Proper shipping name, supplemented as necessary with the correct technical name, by which a dangerous substance or article may be correctly identified or which is sufficiently informative to permit identification by reference to generally available literature.
The content of an acknowledgement.
Rate additional information
Specific details applying to rates.
Indicates that the segment contains instructions to be passed on to the identified party.
 Information entered by Customs on the CIM.
Additional conditions of sale/purchase
Additional conditions specific to this order or project.
Information on the price conditions that are expected or given.
Goods dimensions in characters
Expression of a number in characters as length of ten meters.
Equipment re-usage restrictions
Technical or commercial reasons why a piece of equipment may not be re-used after the current transport terminates.
Restrictions in handling depending on the technical characteristics of the piece of equipment or on the nature of the goods.
Error description (free text)
Error described by a free text.
Response (free text)
Free text of the response to a communication.
Package content's description
Terms of delivery
(4053) Free text of the non Incoterms terms of delivery. For Incoterms, use: 4053.
Bill of lading remarks
Mode of settlement information
Free text information on an IATA Air Waybill to indicate means by which account is to be settled.
Consignment invoice information
Clearance invoice information
Letter of credit information
Additional export information
Conditions of sale or purchase
Additional information regarding terms and conditions which apply to the transaction.
Nature of transaction
An indication for customs of the type of contract under which goods are supplied.
Additional terms and/or conditions (documentary credit)
Additional terms and/or conditions to the documentary credit.
Instructions or information about standby documentary credit
Instruction or information about a standby documentary credit.
Instructions or information about partial shipment(s)
Instructions or information about partial shipment(s).
Instructions or information about transhipment(s)
Instructions or information about transhipment(s).
Additional handling instructions documentary credit
Additional handling instructions for a documentary credit.
Domestic routing information
Chargeable category of equipment
Equipment types are coded by category for financial purposes.
Onward routing information
Free text or coded information to indicate a specific discrepancy.
Documentary credit confirmation instructions.
Method of issuance
Method of issuance of documentary credit.
Documents delivery instructions
Delivery instructions for documents required under a documentary credit.
Additional conditions to the issuance of a documentary credit.
Information/instructions about additional amounts covered
Additional amounts information/instruction.
Deferred payment termed additional
Additional terms concerning deferred payment.
Acceptance terms additional
Additional terms concerning acceptance.
Negotiation terms additional
Additional terms concerning negotiation.
Document name and documentary requirements
Document name and documentary requirements.
The free text contains information for regulatory authority.
Instructions/information about revolving documentary credit
Instructions/information about a revolving documentary credit.
Specification of the documentary requirements.
Factor assignment clause
Assignment based on an agreement between seller and factor.
Reason for a request or response.
A notice, usually from buyer to seller, that something was found wrong with goods delivered or the services rendered, or with the related invoice.
Additional attribute information
The text refers to information about an additional attribute not otherwise specified.
A declaration on the reason of the absence.
A statement on the way a specific variable or set of variables has been aggregated.
A statement on the compilation status of an array or other set of figures or calculations.
An exception to the agreed definition of a term, concept, formula or other object.
A statement on the privacy or confidential nature of an object.
A statement on the quality of an object.
The description of a statistical object such as a value list, concept, or structure definition.
The definition of a statistical object such as a value list, concept, or structure definition.
The name of a statistical object such as a value list, concept or structure definition.
The title of a statistical object such as a value list, concept, or structure definition.
Information relating to differences between the actual transport dimensions and the normally applicable dimensions.
Unexpected stops information
Information relating to unexpected stops during a conveyance.
Text subject is principles section of the UN/EDIFACT rules for presentation of standardized message and directories documentation.
Terms and definition
Text subject is terms and definition section of the UN/EDIFACT rules for presentation of standardized message and directories documentation.
Text subject is segment name.
Simple data element name
Text subject is name of simple data element.
Text subject is scope section of the UN/EDIFACT rules for presentation of standardized message and directories documentation.
Message type name
Text subject is name of message type.
Text subject is introduction section of the UN/EDIFACT rules for presentation of standardized message and directories documentation.
Text subject is glossary section of the UN/EDIFACT rules for presentation of standardized message and directories documentation.
Text subject is functional definition section of the UN/EDIFACT rules for presentation of standardized message and directories documentation.
Text subject is examples as given in the example(s) section of the UN/EDIFACT rules for presentation of standardized message and directories documentation.
Text subject is cover page of the UN/EDIFACT rules for presentation of standardized message and directories documentation.
Dependency (syntax) notes
Denotes that the associated text is a dependency (syntax) note.
Code value name
Text subject is name of code value.
Code list name
Text subject is name of code list.
Clarification of usage
Text subject is an explanation of the intended usage of a segment or segment group.
Composite data element name
Text subject is name of composite data element.
Field of application
Text subject is field of application of the UN/EDIFACT rules for presentation of standardized message and directories documentation.
Type of assets and liabilities
Information describing the type of assets and liabilities.
The text contains information about a promotion.
Description of the condition of a meter.
Meter reading information
Information related to a particular reading of a meter.
Type of transaction reason
Information describing the type of the reason of transaction.
Type of survey question
Type of survey question.
Carrier's agent counter information
Information for use at the counter of the carrier's agent.
Description of work item on equipment
Description or code for the operation to be executed on the equipment.
Text subject is message definition.
Booked item information
Information pertaining to a booked item.
Source of document
Text subject is source of document.
Text subject is note.
Fixed part of segment clarification text
Text subject is fixed part of segment clarification text.
Characteristics of goods
Description of the characteristics of goods in addition to the description of the goods .
Additional discharge instructions
Special discharge instructions concerning the goods.
Container stripping instructions
Instructions regarding the stripping of container(s).
CSC (Container Safety Convention) plate information
Information on the CSC (Container Safety Convention) plate that is attached to the container.
Additional remarks concerning the cargo.
Temperature control instructions
Instruction regarding the temperature control of the cargo.
Text refers to expected data
Remarks refer to data that was expected.
Text refers to received data
Remarks refer to data that was received.
Section clarification text
Text subject is section clarification text.
Information to the beneficiary
Information given to the beneficiary.
Information to the applicant
Information given to the applicant.
Instructions to the beneficiary
Instructions made to the beneficiary.
Instructions to the applicant
Instructions given to the applicant.
Information about the controlled atmosphere.
Take off annotation
Additional information in plain text to support a take off annotation. Taking off is the process of assessing the quantity work from extracting the measurement from construction documentation.
Price variation narrative
Additional information in plain language to support a price variation.
Documentary credit amendment instructions
Documentary credit amendment instructions.
Standard method narrative
Additional information in plain language to support a standard method.
Additional information in plain language to support the project.
Radioactive goods, additional information
Additional information related to radioactive goods.
Information given from one bank to another.
Instructions given for reimbursement purposes.
Reason for amending a message
Identification of the reason for amending a message.
Instructions to the paying and/or accepting and/or negotiating bank
Instructions to the paying and/or accepting and/or negotiating bank.
Instructions given about the interest.
Instructions about agent commission.
Remitting bank instructions
Instructions to the remitting bank.
Instructions to the collecting bank
Instructions to the bank, other than the remitting bank, involved in processing the collection.
Collection amount instructions
Instructions about the collection amount.
Internal auditing information
Text relating to internal auditing information.
Denotes that the associated text is a constraint.
Denotes that the associated text is a comment.
Denotes that the associated text is a semantic note.
Denotes that the associated text is an item of help text.
Denotes that the associated text is a legend.
Batch code structure
A description of the structure of a batch code.
A general description of the application of a product.
Complaint of customer.
Probable cause of fault
The probable cause of fault.
Description of the defect.
The description of the work performed during the repair.
Comments relevant to a review.
Denotes that the associated text is a title.
Information referring to allowance/charge.
The note implies to all documents.
Conditions under which arrival takes place.
Name, code, password etc. given for authentication purposes.
Bill of lading clause
Clause on the bill of lading regarding the cargo being shipped.
Transport document remarks
Remarks concerning the complete consignment to be printed on the bill of lading.
Customs clearance instructions
Any coded or clear instruction agreed by customer and carrier regarding the declaration of the goods.
Customs clearance instructions export
Any coded or clear instruction agreed by customer and carrier regarding the export declaration of the goods.
Note contains change information.
Customs clearance instruction import
Any coded or clear instruction agreed by customer and carrier regarding the import declaration of the goods.
Clearance place requested
Name of the place where Customs clearance is asked to be executed as requested by the consignee/consignor.
Instructions concerning the loading of the container.
Additional information related to an order.
Remarks from or for a supplier of goods or services.
Customs declaration information
Note contains customs declaration information.
Remarks concerning damage on the cargo.
 Text of a declaration made by the issuer of the document (CIM 12).
Information about delivery.
Instructions regarding the delivery of the cargo.
Effective used routing
Physical route effectively used for the movement of the means of transport.
First block to be printed on the transport contract
Government bill of lading information
Free text information on a transport document to indicate payment information by Government Bill of Lading.
Entire transaction set
Note is general in nature, applies to entire transaction segment.
Further information concerning GGVS par. 7
Special permission for road transport of certain goods in the German dangerous goods regulation for road transport.
 Instructions on how specified goods, packages or containers should be handled.
Information for consignee
 Any remark given for the information of the consignee (CIM 21).
Instructions regarding the cargo insurance.
Invoice mailing instructions
Instructions as to which freight and charges components have to be mailed to whom.
Commercial invoice item description
Free text describing goods on a commercial invoice line.
Specific note contains insurance information.
Note contains invoice instructions.
Information for railway purpose
 Date entered by railway stations when required, e.g. specified trains, additional sheets for freight calculations, special measures, etc. (CIM 8).
Inland transport details
Information concerning the pre-carriage to the port of discharge if by other means than a vessel.
Instructions regarding the testing that is required to be carried out on the items in the transaction.
Note contains line item information.
Instructions where specified packages or containers are to be loaded on a means of transport.
Miscellaneous charge order
Free text accounting information on an IATA Air Waybill to indicate payment information by Miscellaneous charge order.
Additional marks/numbers information
Free text contains order instructions.
Other service information
General information created by the sender of general or specific value.
Information regarding the packaging and/or marking of goods.
Payment instructions information
The free text contains payment instructions information relevant to the message.
Note contains payables information.
Note contains packaging information.
Packaging terms information
Payment detail/remittance information
The free text contains payment details.
Note contains payments information.
Price calculation formula
Additional information regarding the price formula used for calculating the item price.
Note contains priority information.
Note contains purchasing information.
Instructions regarding quarantine, i.e. the period during which an arriving vessel, including its equipment, cargo, crew or passengers, suspected to carry or carrying a contagious disease is detained in strict isolation to prevent the spread of such a disease.
Specification of the quality/performance expectations or standards to which the items must conform.
Note contains quotation information.
Risk and handling information
Information concerning risks induced by the goods and/or handling instruction.
The free text contains information for regulatory authority.
Return to origin information
Free text information on an IATA Air Waybill to indicate consignment returned because of non delivery.
Description to be provided.
Requested routes/routing instructions
 Names of places via which the consignor requests a consignment to be routed.
Tariffs and route requested
 Stipulation of the tariffs to be applied showing, where applicable, special-agreement numbers or references; indication of routes by frontier points or by frontier stations and, when necessary, by transit stations between.
Sender's instruction to carrier
 Instructions given and declarations made by the sender to the carrier concerning Customs, insurance, and other formalities.
Special instructions like licence no, high value, handle with care, glass.
Ship line requested
Shipping line requested to be used for traffic between European continent and U.K. for Ireland.
Special permission for transport, generally
Statement that a special permission has been obtained for the transport (and/or routing) in general, and reference to such permission.
Special permission concerning the goods to be transported
Statement that a special permission has been obtained for the transport (and/or routing) of the goods specified, and reference to such permission.
Note contains special handling information.
Special permission concerning package
Statement that a special permission has been obtained for the packaging, and reference to such permission.
Special permission concerning transport means
Statement that a special permission has been obtained for the use of the means transport, and reference to such permission.
Subsidiary risk number (IATA/DGR)
Number(s) of subsidiary risks, induced by the goods, according to the valid classification.
Special service request
Request for a special service concerning the transport of the goods.
Remarks from or for a supplier of goods or services.
Tariff and class applied
 Specification of tariff applied (CIM 55).
Transport details remarks
Additional information related to transport details.
General information regarding the transport of the cargo.
Stipulation of the tariffs to be applied showing, where applicable, special agreement numbers or references.
Description to be provided.
Note contains warehouse information.
Note contains information mutually defined by trading partners.