244 Product Source Information
Functional Group PN
X12M Supply Chain Subcommittee
This Draft Standard for Trial Use contains the format and establishes the data contents of the Product Source Information Transaction Set (244) for use within the context of an Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) environment. This transaction can be used to transmit classification and categorization data of company's products, processes, and facilities to existing and prospective trading partners or listing agencies.
Transaction Set HeaderMandatory
To indicate the start of a transaction set and to assign a control number
To indicate the beginning of a transaction set
Individual or Organizational NameMandatory
To supply the full name of an individual or organizational entity
The NM1 segment identifies the source responsible for the creation of the information.
To specify pertinent dates and times
To identify a party by type of organization, name, and code
The N1 segment identifies the Organization attributed to the information.
Additional Name InformationOptional
To specify additional names
To transmit basic data identifying the function performed at a facility
Transaction Set TrailerMandatory
To indicate the end of the transaction set and provide the count of the transmitted segments (including the beginning (ST) and ending (SE) segments)