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Segment
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X12 Release 003040

BW Beginning Segment for Weight Message Set

To transmit identifying numbers, dates and other basic data relating to the transaction set
Sequence
Element
Name
Type
Requirement
Min
Max
Repeat
01
298
Origin EDI Carrier Code
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
2
4
-
Code (SCAC) identifying the carrier which originates the EDI transaction set for a shipment.
02
Shipment Identification Number
String (AN)
Optional
1
30
-
Identification number assigned to the shipment by the shipper that uniquely identifies the shipment from origin to ultimate destination and is not subject to modification. (Does not contain blanks or special characters.)
03
Weight Unit Code
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
1
1
-
Code specifying the weight unit
Codes (7)
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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.