D08A


Message D08A/COSTCO

Container stuffing/stripping confirmation message

Confirmation that specified goods/consignments have been stuffed into 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 confirmation message is COSTCO. Note: Container stuffing/stripping confirmation messages conforming to this document must contain the following data in segment UNH, composite S009: Data element 0065 COSTCO 0052 D 0054 08A 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 name code), such as Stuffing confirmation, Stripping confirmation.

DTM

C(9) : Date/time/period

A segment to indicate date and/or time applying to the whole message, such as date and time of document or message issue.

FTX

C(9) : Free text

A segment to specify free form or processable supplementary information, such as: - change Information

SG1 C(9) : RFF-DTM

A group of segments to specify a reference relating to the whole message, and its date and/or time.

RFF

M(1) : Reference

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

DTM

C(9) : Date/time/period

A segment to indicate date and/or time related to the reference.

SG2 M(1) : TDT-DTM-RFF-SG3

A group of segments to identify vessel and voyage details.

TDT

M(1) : Transport information

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.

DTM

C(9) : Date/time/period

A segment to indicate date(s) and time(s) related to the main carriage.

RFF

C(9) : Reference

A segment to specify an additional reference related to transport details

SG3 C(9) : LOC-DTM

A group of segments to indicate places and ports related to the transport stage.

LOC

M(1) : Place/location identification

A segment to indicate a place/port corresponding to the transport stage.

DTM

C(9) : Date/time/period

A segment to specify date(s) and time(s) related to a location.

SG4 M(9) : NAD-SG5

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, address, and function, such as: - carrier agent (sea) - message recipient - message sender

SG5 C(9) : CTA-COM

A group of segments to identify a contact and its communications related to the party.

CTA

M(1) : Contact information

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

COM

C(9) : Communication contact

A segment to identify a communication number of a person or department to whom communication should be directed.

SG6 M(999) : EQD-RFF-DTM-TSR-DIM-SEL-EQA-HAN-NAD-SG7-SG9

A group of segments to specify stuffed or stripped containers.

EQD

M(1) : Equipment details

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

RFF

C(9) : Reference

A segment to provide a reference relating to the equipment, such as: - container sequence number

DTM

C(9) : Date/time/period

A segment to specify the actual 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

DIM

C(9) : Dimensions

- off-standard dimensions front - off-standard dimensions rear - off-standard dimensions right - off-standard dimensions left - off-standard dimensions general (including length, width and height) - external equipment dimensions

SEL

C(9) : Seal number

A segment to identify seal and seal issuer associated with the container, such as consolidator and carrier (sea).

EQA

C(9) : Attached equipment

A segment to specify attached equipment, such as: - chassis - clip-on units such as generator sets

HAN

C(9) : Handling instructions

A segment to specify handling instructions related to the container equipment.

NAD

C(9) : Name and address

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

SG7 C(99) : DGS-FTX-MEA-SG8

A segment group to identify dangerous goods.

DGS

M(1) : Dangerous goods

A segment to specify dangerous goods.

FTX

C(9) : Free text

A segment to specify supplementary details regarding the dangerous goods such as the technical name of the dangerous goods etc.

MEA

C(9) : Measurements

A segment to specify measurements of the dangerous goods, such as: - net net weight.

SG8 C(9) : CTA-COM

A segment group to specify contact information including communication details regarding the dangerous goods.

CTA

M(1) : Contact information

A segment to identify a person or department to be contacted regarding the dangerous goods.

COM

C(9) : Communication contact

A segment to specify communication details of the contact specified in the CTA segment.

SG9 C(9) : TMP-RNG

A segment group to identify transport related temperature settings.

TMP

M(1) : Temperature

A segment to specify the type of transport related temperature such as storage, transport or operating temperature and also to optionally specify a single value temperature setting.

RNG

C(1) : Range details

A segment to optionally specify the transport related temperature as a range of values.

SG10 M(999) : CNI-RFF-SG11

A group of segments to describe a consignment stuffed into or stripped from LCL-containers (Less than Full Container Load).

CNI

M(1) : Consignment information

A segment to indicate a stuffed or stripped consignment.

RFF

C(9) : Reference

A segment to identify a reference to an LCL-consignment, such as: - booking reference number (sea transport)

SG11 C(999) : GID-HAN-SG12-FTX-MEA-PCI-DOC-SG13-SG14

A group of segments to describe the goods items of the consignment.

GID

M(1) : Goods item details

A segment to identify a stuffed or stripped goods item. A goods item can be identified by a goods item number, number and type of packages.

HAN

C(9) : Handling instructions

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

SG12 C(9) : TMP-RNG

A segment group to identify transport related temperature settings.

TMP

M(1) : Temperature

A segment to specify the actual temperature setting for the goods item.

RNG

C(1) : Range details

A segment to specify the actual temperature range setting for the goods item.

FTX

C(9) : Free text

A segment to describe the goods item.

MEA

C(9) : Measurements

A segment to specify measurements, other than dimensions, applicable to a goods item, such as: - gross weight - gross measurement/cube

PCI

C(9) : Package identification

A segment to specify marks and numbers of a goods item.

DOC

C(9) : Document/message details

A segment to specify a document prepared for a goods item, such as relevant permits.

SG13 M(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 the containers in which goods are (were) transported.

MEA

C(9) : Measurements

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

SG14 C(99) : DGS-FTX-MEA-SG15-SG16

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 to specify any additional dangerous goods information.

MEA

C(9) : Measurements

A segment to specify measurements of the dangerous goods, such as: - Net net weight

SG15 C(9) : CTA-COM

A segment group to specify contact information including communication details regarding the dangerous goods.

CTA

M(1) : Contact information

A segment to identify a person or department to be contacted regarding the dangerous goods.

COM

C(9) : Communication contact

A segment to specify communication details of the contact specified in the CTA segment.

SG16 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 the containers in which the dangerous goods are (were) transported.

MEA

C(9) : Measurements

A segment to specify the net net weight of that portion of the dangerous goods in the equipment.

CNT

C(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 (including the UNH & UNT) and the control reference number of the message.

Message structure

UNH, Message header                           M        1
BGM, Beginning of message                     M        1
DTM, Date/time/period                         C        9
FTX, Free text                                C        9

--- Segment Group 1 ------------------------- C        9 -------+
RFF, Reference                                M        1        |
DTM, Date/time/period                         C        9        |
---- -----------------------------------------------------------+

--- Segment Group 2 ------------------------- M        1 -------+
TDT, Transport information                    M        1        |
DTM, Date/time/period                         C        9        |
RFF, Reference                                C        9        |
                                                                |
--- Segment Group 3 ------------------------- C        9 ------+|
LOC, Place/location identification            M        1       ||
DTM, Date/time/period                         C        9       ||
---- ----------------------------------------------------------++

--- Segment Group 4 ------------------------- M        9 -------+
NAD, Name and address                         M        1        |
                                                                |
--- Segment Group 5 ------------------------- C        9 ------+|
CTA, Contact information                      M        1       ||
COM, Communication contact                    C        9       ||
---- ----------------------------------------------------------++

--- Segment Group 6 ------------------------- M      999 -------+
EQD, Equipment details                        M        1        |
RFF, Reference                                C        9        |
DTM, Date/time/period                         C        9        |
TSR, Transport service requirements           C        9        |
DIM, Dimensions                               C        9        |
SEL, Seal number                              C        9        |
EQA, Attached equipment                       C        9        |
HAN, Handling instructions                    C        9        |
NAD, Name and address                         C        9        |
                                                                |
--- Segment Group 7 ------------------------- C       99 ------+|
DGS, Dangerous goods                          M        1       ||
FTX, Free text                                C        9       ||
MEA, Measurements                             C        9       ||
                                                               ||
--- Segment Group 8 ------------------------- C        9 -----+||
CTA, Contact information                      M        1      |||
COM, Communication contact                    C        9      |||
---- ---------------------------------------------------------++|
                                                                |
--- Segment Group 9 ------------------------- C        9 ------+|
TMP, Temperature                              M        1       ||
RNG, Range details                            C        1       ||
---- ----------------------------------------------------------++

--- Segment Group 10 ------------------------ M      999 -------+
CNI, Consignment information                  M        1        |
RFF, Reference                                C        9        |
                                                                |
--- Segment Group 11 ------------------------ C      999 ------+|
GID, Goods item details                       M        1       ||
HAN, Handling instructions                    C        9       ||
                                                               ||
--- Segment Group 12 ------------------------ C        9 -----+||
TMP, Temperature                              M        1      |||
RNG, Range details                            C        1      |||
---- ---------------------------------------------------------+||
FTX, Free text                                C        9       ||
MEA, Measurements                             C        9       ||
PCI, Package identification                   C        9       ||
DOC, Document/message details                 C        9       ||
                                                               ||
--- Segment Group 13 ------------------------ M      999 -----+||
SGP, Split goods placement                    M        1      |||
MEA, Measurements                             C        9      |||
---- ---------------------------------------------------------+||
                                                               ||
--- Segment Group 14 ------------------------ C       99 -----+||
DGS, Dangerous goods                          M        1      |||
FTX, Free text                                C        9      |||
MEA, Measurements                             C        9      |||
                                                              |||
--- Segment Group 15 ------------------------ C        9 ----+|||
CTA, Contact information                      M        1     ||||
COM, Communication contact                    C        9     ||||
---- --------------------------------------------------------+|||
                                                              |||
--- Segment Group 16 ------------------------ C      999 ----+|||
SGP, Split goods placement                    M        1     ||||
MEA, Measurements                             C        9     ||||
---- --------------------------------------------------------++++
CNT, Control total                            C        1
UNT, Message trailer                          M        1