EDI 715 Intermodal Group Loading Plan

Functional Group GL

X12I Transportation Subcommittee

This X12 Transaction Set provides the format and establishes the data contents of the Intermodal Group Loading Plan Transaction Set (715) for use within the context of an Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) environment. This transaction set can be used by intermodal or domestic shippers and carriers to provide detailed information on the stowage of containers and other equipment aboard a train. The stowage information may be planned or actual and may be by block or by railcar.


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

  2. To indicate the beginning of a transaction set

  3. To provide train assignment as to its identification and departure

  4. To provide vessel details and voyage number

    The V1 and N4 in positions 040 and 045 and in positions 090 and 095 are mutually exclusive.
  5. To specify the geographic place of the named party

  6. GR4 Loop Mandatory
    Repeat 100
    1. To define loading configuration type of the units being loaded

    2. To specify identifying information

    3. N7 Loop Optional
      Repeat 9999
      1. To identify the equipment

      2. To provide loading details for equipment

      3. To provide vessel details and voyage number

      4. To specify the geographic place of the named party

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

      6. To specify identifying information

  7. 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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