313 Shipment Status Inquiry (Ocean)
Functional Group QO
X12I Transportation Subcommittee
This standard provides the format and establishes the data contents of the Shipment Status Inquiry (Ocean) Transaction Set within the context of an Electronic Data Interchange environment. This transaction set provides all the information necessary for an authorized party to an ocean shipment to inquire of the ocean carrier as to the status of a shipment.
- 010Transaction Set HeaderMandatory->Max 1
To indicate the start of a transaction set and to assign a control number
- 020Beginning Segment for Inquiry or ReplyMandatory->Max 1
To transmit identifying numbers, dates and other basic data relating to the transaction set
- 030Reference NumberOptional->Max 25
To transmit identifying numbers and descriptive information as specified by the reference number qualifier
- 040NameOptional->Max 2
To identify a party by type of organization, name and code
- 050Transaction Set TrailerMandatory->Max 1
To indicate the end of the transaction set and provide the count of the transmitted segments (including the beginning (ST) and ending (SE) segments).