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M20 Permit to Transfer Request Details

To provide Customs with Permit to Transfer details

Sequence
Element
Name
Type
Requirement
Min
Max
Repeat
01
140
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
2
4
1
Code identifying the Standard Carrier Alpha Code
M2001 is used to identify the bill of lading issuer.
02
Bill of Lading/Waybill Number
String (AN)
Mandatory
1
50
1
Identification number assigned to the shipment by the carrier or consolidator
03
Equipment Initial
String (AN)
Mandatory
1
4
1
Prefix or alphabetic part of an equipment unit's identifying number
04
Equipment Number
String (AN)
Mandatory
1
15
1
Sequencing or serial part of an equipment unit's identifying number (pure numeric form for equipment number is preferred)
05
Location Qualifier
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
1
2
1
Code identifying type of location
Codes (184)
06
Location Identifier
String (AN)
Mandatory
1
30
1
Code which identifies a specific location
07
Reference Identification Qualifier
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
2
3
1
Code identifying the Reference Identification
Codes (1904)
08
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
09
Free-form Description
String (AN)
Optional
1
45
1
Free-form descriptive text
10
Equipment Number Check Digit
Numeric (N0)
Optional
1
1
1
Number which designates the check digit applied to a piece of equipment
11
Quantity
Decimal number (R)
Optional
1
15
1
Numeric value of quantity
M2011 is the number of pieces in the permit to transfer request.

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