353 U.S. Customs Master In-Bond Arrival (Ocean)

Functional Group SO

X12I Transportation Subcommittee

This standard provides the standardized format and establishes the data contents of the U.S. Customs Master In-Bond Arrival (Ocean) Transaction Set. It is sent by ocean carriers to U.S. Customs to report the arrival of complete trains, containers or cargo covered by individual ocean bills of lading, which have moved in-bond to an inland destination.


Max use
  1. To indicate the start of a transaction set and to assign a control number

  2. To transmit manifest identifying information

  3. To transmit identifying information for a port of discharge

  4. To notify Customs of the arrival of in-bond cargo.

  5. To indicate the end of the transaction set and provide the count of the transmitted segments (including the beginning (ST) and ending (SE) segments).

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