LCT Logistics Container Tracking Information

To identify the necessary information for tracking containers and identifying contents of containers

Position
Element
Name
Type
Requirement
Min
Max
Repeat
LCT01
Reference Identification
String (AN)
Mandatory
1
80
1
Reference information as defined for a particular Transaction Set or as specified by the Reference Identification Qualifier
LCT01 is the container identification number.
LCT02
Packaging Form Code
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
3
3
1
Code specifying the packaging form of the lading quantity
LCT12 should only be used when LCT02 is equal to PLT.
LCT03
Description
String (AN)
Optional
1
80
1
A free-form description to clarify the related data elements and their content
LCT04
Weight Unit Code
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
1
1
1
Code specifying the weight unit
P0405: If either LCT-04 or LCT-05 is present, then the other is required
LCT05
Unit Weight
Decimal number (R)
Conditional
1
8
1
Numeric value of weight per unit
LCT06
Measurement Unit Qualifier
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
1
1
1
Code specifying the linear dimensional unit
L06070809: If LCT-06 is present, then at least one of LCT-07, LCT-08 or LCT-09 is required
LCT07
Length
Decimal number (R)
Conditional
1
8
1
Largest horizontal dimension of an object measured when the object is in the upright position
C0706: If LCT-07 is present, then LCT-06 is required
LCT08
Width
Decimal number (R)
Conditional
1
8
1
Shorter measurement of the two horizontal dimensions measured with the object in the upright position
C0806: If LCT-08 is present, then LCT-06 is required
LCT09
Height
Decimal number (R)
Conditional
1
8
1
Vertical dimension of an object measured when the object is in the upright position
C0906: If LCT-09 is present, then LCT-06 is required
LCT10
Volume Unit Qualifier
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
1
1
1
Code identifying the volume unit
P1011: If either LCT-10 or LCT-11 is present, then the other is required
LCT11
Volume
Decimal number (R)
Conditional
1
8
1
Value of volumetric measure
LCT12
Pallet Exchange Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
1
1
1
Code specifying pallet exchange instructions

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