EDI 622 Intermodal Ramp Activity

Functional Group IP

X12I Transportation Subcommittee

This Draft Standard for Trial Use contains the format and establishes the data contents of the Intermodal Ramp Activity Transaction Set (622) for use within the context of an Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) environment. The transaction set can be used to transmit specific intermodal ramp facility activities to consignors and other carriers or shippers' agents, when the activity takes place. This activity includes in-gate, out-gate, ramp, and de-ramp.


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

  2. To transmit identifying numbers, dates and other basic data relating to the transaction set.

  3. To specify the status of the shipment in terms of dates, time, reference numbers, and location

  4. W2A Loop Mandatory
    Repeat 1000
    1. To communicate specific equipment information.

    2. To cross-reference additional equipment to a primary piece of equipment.

    3. To transmit identifying numbers and descriptive information as specified by the reference number qualifier

    4. To record seal numbers used and the organization that applied the seals.

    5. To specify the status of the shipment in terms of dates, time, reference numbers, and location

    6. To transmit information in a free-form format, if necessary, for comment or special instruction

    7. To specify protective service information

    8. To provide vessel details and voyage number

    9. Contractual or operational port or point relevant to the movement of the cargo.

    10. N1 Loop Optional
      Repeat 10
      1. To identify a party by type of organization, name and code

      2. To specify the location of the named party

      3. To specify the geographic place of the named party

    11. To specify special handling instructions in coded or free-form format

  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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