435 Standard Transportation Commodity Code Master

Functional Group RK

X12I Transportation Subcommittee

This X12 Transaction Set contains the format and establishes the data contents of the Standard Transportation Commodity Code Master Transaction Set (435) for use within the context of an Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) environment. This transaction set is used to transmit Standard Transportation Commodity Codes and associated information.


Max use
Transaction Set HeaderMandatory
Max 1
To indicate the start of a transaction set and to assign a control number
SID Loop
Repeat 9999
Standard Transportation Commodity Code IdentificationMandatory
Max 1
To convey the Standard Transportation Commodity Code (STCC) and associated descriptions
Extended Reference InformationOptional
Max 30
To transmit identifying information as specified by the Reference Identification Qualifier
Date/Time ReferenceOptional
Max 10
To specify pertinent dates and times
LQ Loop
Repeat 100
Industry Code IdentificationMandatory
Max 1
To identify standard industry codes
Message TextOptional
Max 100
To provide a free-form format that allows the transmission of text information
LX Loop
Repeat 4
Transaction Set Line NumberMandatory
Max 1
To reference a line number in a transaction set
Extended Reference InformationOptional
Max 50
To transmit identifying information as specified by the Reference Identification Qualifier
Hazardous Material Shipping Name InformationOptional
Max 100
To specify the hazardous material shipping name and additional descriptive requirements
Hazardous Classification InformationOptional
Max 8
To specify the hazardous notation and endorsement information
Free-form Hazardous Material InformationOptional
Max 20
To uniquely identify the variable information required by government regulation covering the transportation of hazardous material shipments
EPA Required DataOptional
Max 3
To specify the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) information relating to shipments of hazardous material
Canadian Dangerous RequirementsOptional
Max 4
To specify additional Transport Canada requirements covering transportation of dangerous goods in Canada
Conditions IndicatorOptional
Max 5
To supply information on conditions
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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