W08 Receipt Carrier Information

To identify carrier equipment and condition

Position
Element
Name
Type
Requirement
Min
Max
Repeat
W0801
Transportation Method/Type Code
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
1
2
-
Code specifying the method or type of transportation for the shipment.
At least one of W0802 or W0804 must be present.
W0802
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
2
4
-
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
W0802 is required for motor shipments, and W0803-4 are required for rail shipments.
If either W0804 or W0805 is present, then the other is required.
W0803
Routing
String (AN)
Optional
1
35
-
Free-form description of the routing or requested routing for shipment, or the originating carrier's identity.
W0804
Equipment Initial
String (AN)
Conditional
1
4
-
Prefix or alphabetic part of an equipment unit's identifying number.
W0805
Equipment Number
String (AN)
Conditional
1
10
-
Sequencing or serial part of an equipment unit's identifying number (pure numeric form for equipment number is preferred).
W0806
Seal Number
String (AN)
Optional
2
15
-
Unique number on seal used to close a shipment.
W0807
Seal Number
String (AN)
Optional
2
15
-
Unique number on seal used to close a shipment.
W0808
Seal Status Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
2
-
Code indicating condition of door seal upon arrival.
W0809
Unit Load Option Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
2
-
Code identifying loading of shipment.

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