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494 Rail Scale Rates

Functional Group TP

X12I Transportation Subcommittee

This Draft Standard for Trial Use contains the format and establishes the data contents of the Rail Scale Rates Transaction Set (494) for use within the context of an Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) environment. The transaction set can be used to transmit rail scale rate tables.

Heading

Sequence
Segment
Name
Max use
010
Transaction Set HeaderMandatory
Max 1
To indicate the start of a transaction set and to assign a control number
020
Rate Request InformationMandatory
Max 1
To specify primary identification data for request or information
030
Docket HeaderMandatory
Max 1
To assign an identification to a docket
040
Price Authority IdentificationMandatory
Max 8
To communicate basis of pricing, such as contract number, quote number, or tariff number
050
Product (Commodity)
Max 200
To identify the commodity to which the application of a rate docket is restricted
060
Docket Control Status
Max 1
To specify information about rate level and rate docket independence
070
Status ActionMandatory
Max 1
To identify a carrier and person taking action or making changes
080
Shipment Conditions
Max 150
To specify condition restrictions or provisions applicable to the rate docket
090
Geography
Max 150
To define the geographic region from or to which a rate docket applies
100
Rate or Minimum Qualifiers
Max 12
To indicate codes qualifying rates and the minimums
110
Patron
Max 50
To identify a party involved in a rate docket
LX Loop
Repeat 1
120
Assigned NumberMandatory
Max 1
To reference a line number in a transaction set
130
Geographic Location
Max 1
To specify the geographic place of the named party
140
Price Authority Identification
Max 15
To communicate basis of pricing, such as contract number, quote number, or tariff number
R9 Loop
Repeat 10
150
Route CodeMandatory
Max 1
To specify the route using a single code
R2B Loop
Repeat 10
160
Junctions and ProportionsMandatory
Max 1
To identify routing and proportion detail for carriers participating in the route
170
Division Basis
Max 10
To identify the basis for divisions detail for carriers participating in the route
SCL Loop
Repeat 999
180
Rate Basis/ScalesMandatory
Max 1
To identify a scale or rate basis number associated with a particular geographic location or specific set of rates
190
Rate Data
Max 6
To indicate the through rate
200
Transaction 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)

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Stedi is a registered trademark of Stedi, Inc. Stedi's EDI Reference and Mapping Guides are provided for marketing purposes and are free of charge. All names, logos, and brands of third parties listed on our site are trademarks of their respective owners (including “X12”, which is a trademark of X12 Incorporated). Stedi, Inc. and its products and services are not endorsed by, sponsored by, or affiliated with these third parties. Our use of these names, logos, and brands is for identification purposes only, and does not imply any such endorsement, sponsorship, or affiliation.