D96A

Message D96A/COSTOR

Container stuffing/stripping order message

Order that specified goods/consignments are to be stuffed into (already or still to be delivered) or stripped from LCL-containers. This message is part of a total set of container-related messages. These messages serve to facilitate the intermodal handling of containers by streamlining the information exchange. The business scenario for the container messages is clarified in a separate document, called: 'Guide to the scenario of EDIFACT container messages'.

Message description

UNH M(1) : Message header

A service segment starting and uniquely identifying a message. The message type code for the Container stuffing/stripping order message is COSTOR. Note: Container stuffing/stripping order messages conforming to this document must contain the following data in segment UNH, composite S009: Data element 0065 COSTOR 0052 D 0054 96A 0051 UN

BGM M(1) : Beginning of message

A segment to indicate the beginning of a message and to transmit identifying number and the further specification of the message type (in data element 1001: Document/message name, coded), such as Stuffing order, Stripping order.

FTX C(9) : Free text

A segment to specify free form or processable supplementary information, such as: - special instructions

RFF C(9) : Reference

A segment to express a reference which applies to the entire message, such as: - stuffing/stripping order reference number

SG1 M(1) : TDT-LOC-DTM

A group of segments to identify vessel and voyage details relevant to the instruction.

TDT M(1) : Details of transport

A segment to indicate the main carriage stage of the transport, such as carrier/liner service; also vessel/voyage details or inland transport details can be specified.

LOC C(9) : Place/location identification

A segment to indicate a place/port corresponding to the transport stage, such as place/port of departure.

DTM C(9) : Date/time/period

A segment to indicate a date and time relating to the main carriage, such as: - arrival date/time

SG2 M(9) : NAD-CTA

A group of segments to identify a party and related contacts.

NAD M(1) : Name and address

A segment to identify the party's name and address, and function, such as: - message recipient - message sender - shipper (importer or exporter)

CTA C(9) : Contact information

A segment to identify a person or department for contact purposes, such as: - information contact

SG3 M(999) : EQD-RFF-EQN-DTM-TSR-LOC-DIM-SG4

A group of segments to specify containers to be stuffed or stripped.

EQD M(1) : Equipment details

A segment to specify a container, container size and type and other details.

RFF C(9) : Reference

A segment to specify a reference relating to the equipment, such as: - upper serial equipment number of range - lower serial equipment number of range - container sequence number

EQN C(1) : Number of units

A segment to specify the number of containers of the same size and type in case of equipment guidelines.

DTM C(9) : Date/time/period

A segment to specify a date/time relating to the equipment, such as: - ultimate stuffing/stripping date/time

TSR C(9) : Transport service requirements

A segment to specify special instructions and/or services regarding the container, such as: off-dimensions, Customs clearance.

LOC C(9) : Place/location identification

A segment to specify the location where the stuffing or stripping action is to take place.

DIM C(9) : Dimensions

A segment to specify off-standard dimensions applicable to the container.

SG4 C(9) : NAD-DTM

A group of segments to identify different parties/places relative to the container.

NAD M(1) : Name and address

A segment to specify a related address or party, such as: - container operator

DTM C(9) : Date/time/period

A segment to indicate the date/time on which the stuffing or stripping action is to take place.

SG5 M(999) : CNI-RFF-NAD-SG6

A group of segments to specify information relative to the consignments to be stuffed or stripped.

CNI M(1) : Consignment information

A segment to identify a consignment to be stuffed or stripped (consignment number).

RFF C(9) : Reference

A segment to specify reference numbers for the consignment, such as: - booking reference number - waybill number - order number

NAD C(9) : Name and address

A segment to specify party details relative to the consignment, such as: - consignor - consignee

SG6 C(999) : GID-HAN-TMP-RNG-FTX-DTM-SG7-MEA-PCI-DOC-SG8-SG9

A group of segments to specify information relative to goods items within a consignment.

GID M(1) : Goods item details

A segment to identify a goods item within a consignment.

HAN C(9) : Handling instructions

A segment to specify handling instructions for the goods item, such as: - hazardous cargo

TMP C(9) : Temperature

A segment to specify a temperature setting for a goods item.

RNG C(9) : Range details

A segment to specify a temperature range setting for a goods item.

FTX C(9) : Free text

A segment to describe the goods item.

DTM C(9) : Date/time/period

A segment to specify a date/time relating to the goods item, such as: - expected goods positioning date/time

SG7 C(9) : NAD-DTM

A group of segments to specify party details and contacts relative to the goods item.

NAD M(1) : Name and address

A segment to identify a party relative to the goods item, such as: - consolidator

DTM C(9) : Date/time/period

A segment to specify the date/time when goods may be expected to arrive at the place of stuffing or stripping.

MEA C(9) : Measurements

A segment to specify the weight and/or volume of the goods item.

PCI C(9) : Package identification

A segment to specify marks and numbers for the goods item.

DOC C(9) : Document/message details

A segment to specify documents relating to the goods item, such as relevant permits.

SG8 C(999) : SGP-MEA

A group of segments to specify the distribution of a goods item among the containers.

SGP M(1) : Split goods placement

A segment to identify a container in which goods are (to be) transported.

MEA C(9) : Measurements

A segment to specify the gross weight of that portion of the goods item in the container.

SG9 C(9) : DGS-FTX-MEA-SG10

A group of segments to specify dangerous goods details related to the goods item. One goods item may be in different dangerous goods classes.

DGS M(1) : Dangerous goods

A segment to indicate the dangerous goods regulations for the corresponding mode of transport, class of dangerous goods, additional dangerous goods code, UN-number and shipment flash point.

FTX C(9) : Free text

A segment to specify the dangerous goods technical name and additional free form dangerous goods instructions.

MEA C(9) : Measurements

A segment to specify the weight and/or volume of dangerous goods.

SG10 C(999) : SGP-MEA

A group of segments to specify the distribution of the dangerous goods among the containers.

SGP M(1) : Split goods placement

A segment to identify a container in which the dangerous goods item is (to be) transported.

MEA C(9) : Measurements

A segment to specify the weight of the dangerous goods in the container.

CNT M(1) : Control total

A segment to specify the number of containers in the message, explicitly given by the sender.

UNT M(1) : Message trailer

A service segment ending a message, giving the total number of segments in the message and the control reference number of the message.

Message structure

UNH, Message header                           M        1
BGM, Beginning of message                     M        1
FTX, Free text                                C        9
RFF, Reference                                C        9

--- Segment Group 1 ------------------------- M        1 -------+
TDT, Details of transport                     M        1        |
LOC, Place/location identification            C        9        |
DTM, Date/time/period                         C        9        |
---- -----------------------------------------------------------+

--- Segment Group 2 ------------------------- M        9 -------+
NAD, Name and address                         M        1        |
CTA, Contact information                      C        9        |
---- -----------------------------------------------------------+

--- Segment Group 3 ------------------------- M      999 -------+
EQD, Equipment details                        M        1        |
RFF, Reference                                C        9        |
EQN, Number of units                          C        1        |
DTM, Date/time/period                         C        9        |
TSR, Transport service requirements           C        9        |
LOC, Place/location identification            C        9        |
DIM, Dimensions                               C        9        |
                                                                |
--- Segment Group 4 ------------------------- C        9 ------+|
NAD, Name and address                         M        1       ||
DTM, Date/time/period                         C        9       ||
---- ----------------------------------------------------------++

--- Segment Group 5 ------------------------- M      999 -------+
CNI, Consignment information                  M        1        |
RFF, Reference                                C        9        |
NAD, Name and address                         C        9        |
                                                                |
--- Segment Group 6 ------------------------- C      999 ------+|
GID, Goods item details                       M        1       ||
HAN, Handling instructions                    C        9       ||
TMP, Temperature                              C        9       ||
RNG, Range details                            C        9       ||
FTX, Free text                                C        9       ||
DTM, Date/time/period                         C        9       ||
                                                               ||
--- Segment Group 7 ------------------------- C        9 -----+||
NAD, Name and address                         M        1      |||
DTM, Date/time/period                         C        9      |||
---- ---------------------------------------------------------+||
MEA, Measurements                             C        9       ||
PCI, Package identification                   C        9       ||
DOC, Document/message details                 C        9       ||
                                                               ||
--- Segment Group 8 ------------------------- C      999 -----+||
SGP, Split goods placement                    M        1      |||
MEA, Measurements                             C        9      |||
---- ---------------------------------------------------------+||
                                                               ||
--- Segment Group 9 ------------------------- C        9 -----+||
DGS, Dangerous goods                          M        1      |||
FTX, Free text                                C        9      |||
MEA, Measurements                             C        9      |||
                                                              |||
--- Segment Group 10 ------------------------ C      999 ----+|||
SGP, Split goods placement                    M        1     ||||
MEA, Measurements                             C        9     ||||
---- --------------------------------------------------------++++
CNT, Control total                            M        1
UNT, Message trailer                          M        1