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BA1 Export Shipment Identifying Information

To transmit identifying data for an export shipment

Sequence
Element
Name
Type
Requirement
Min
Max
Repeat
01
645
Related Company Indication Code
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
1
1
1
Code indicating parties to a transaction
Codes (2)
02
Action Code
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
1
2
1
Code indicating type of action
Codes (325)
03
Transportation Method/Type Code
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
1
2
1
Code specifying the method or type of transportation for the shipment
Codes (81)
04
Country Code
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
2
3
1
Code identifying the country
BA104 is the country of final destination of the goods.
05
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
BA105 is the Export Transaction Number (XTN).
06
Postal Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
3
15
1
Code specifying international postal zone code excluding punctuation and blanks (zip code for United States)
BA106 is the postal code of the point of manufacture.
07
Country Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
3
1
Code identifying the country
BA107 is the country from which the cargo is shipped.
08
State or Province Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
2
1
Code specifying the Standard State/Province as defined by appropriate government agency
BA108 is the state or province of the point of manufacture.
09
Authority
String (AN)
Optional
1
20
1
Name or code of authority for authorizing action or reservation
10
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
2
4
1
Code identifying the Standard Carrier Alpha Code
BA110 is the Standard Carrier Alpha Code (SCAC) of the conveyance operator.
11
Location Identifier
String (AN)
Optional
1
30
1
Code which identifies a specific location
BA111 is the Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ) number.
12
Vessel Name
String (AN)
Optional
2
50
1
Name of ship as documented in "Lloyd's Register of Ships"

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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.