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X12 Release 003030

PKG Marking, Packaging, Loading

To describe marking, packaging, loading and unloading requirements.
Sequence
Element
Name
Type
Requirement
Min
Max
Repeat
01
349
Item Description Type
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
1
1
-
Code indicating the format of a description.
If PKG01 = ``F'', then PKG05 is used. If PKG01 = ``S'', then PKG04 is used. If PKG01 = ``X'', then both PKG04 and PKG05 are used.
Codes (3)
02
Packaging Characteristic Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
1
5
-
Code specifying the marking, packaging, loading and related characteristics being described.
Codes (21)
03
Agency Qualifier Code
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
2
2
-
Code identifying the agency assigning the code values.
Use PKG03 to indicate the organization that publishes the code list being referred to.
Codes (72)
04
Packaging Description Code
String (AN)
Conditional
1
7
-
A code from an industry code list which provides specific data about the marking, packaging or loading and unloading of a product.
R040506
C0401
PKG04 should be used for industry-specific packaging description codes.
05
Description
String (AN)
Conditional
1
80
-
A free-form description to clarify the related data elements and their content.
C0501
Special marking or tagging data can be given in PKG05 (Description).
06
Unit Load Option Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
2
-
Code identifying loading or unloading a shipment
Codes (6)
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