EDI

API DocsTerminal
NEW!
Programmatically translate EDI to JSON with the EDI Core REST API
Get started in minutes →
Transaction Set
in
X12 Release 008010

217 Motor Carrier Loading and Route Guide

Functional Group FG

This X12 Transaction Set contains the format and establishes the data contents of the Motor Carrier Loading and Route Guide Transaction Set (217) for use within the context of an Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) environment. The transaction set can be used to provide interested parties with a motor carrier's loading instructions and/or routing guide. A transmission may include a list of the motor carrier's terminals, a list of all points served, or a matrix of all points served showing the advertised service times. The motor carrier may also indicate its breakbulk terminal(s) to be used for each point for loading purposes.

Heading

Sequence
Segment
Name
Max use
0100
Transaction Set HeaderMandatory
Max 1
To indicate the start of a transaction set and to assign a control number
0200
Transportation Carrier IdentificationMandatory
Max 1
To transmit the identifying SCAC code and effective date and time for the data in the transaction set
0100 Loop
Repeat 999999
0300
Party Identification
Max 1
To identify a party by type of organization, name, and code
Loop 0100 provides detailed information relative to freight terminals.
0400
Party Location
Max 2
To specify the location of the named party
0500
Geographic Location
Max 1
To specify the geographic place of the named party
0600
Business Instructions and Reference Number
Max 1
To specify instructions in this business relationship or a reference number
0700
Contact
Max 1
To identify a person or office to whom communications should be directed

Detail

Sequence
Segment
Name
Max use
0100
Loop Header
Max 1
To indicate that the next segment begins a loop
The value of DE 447 in the LS and LE segments shall be the loop ID of 0200.
0200 Loop
Repeat 999999
0200
Party Identification
Max 1
To identify a party by type of organization, name, and code
Loop 0200 provides the service matrix between freight terminals or locations.
0300
Geography
Max 9999
To define the geographic region from or to which a rate docket applies
0400
Geographic Location
Max 9999
To specify the geographic place of the named party
0450
Loop Header
Max 1
To indicate that the next segment begins a loop
0210 Loop
Repeat 999999
0500
Transaction Set Line Number
Max 1
To reference a line number in a transaction set
0600
Party Identification
Max 3
To identify a party by type of organization, name, and code
0700
Geography
Max 9999
To define the geographic region from or to which a rate docket applies
0800
Geographic Location
Max 9999
To specify the geographic place of the named party
0900
Service DescriptionMandatory
Max 1
To transmit the services standards and related service information
1000
Carrier Restriction
Max 10
To transmit the carrier's service restrictions
1050
Loop Trailer
Max 1
To indicate that the loop immediately preceding this segment is complete
1100
Loop Trailer
Max 1
To indicate that the loop immediately preceding this segment is complete
The value of DE 447 in the LS and LE segments shall be the loop ID of 0200.
0300 Loop
Repeat 999999
1200
Transaction Set Line Number
Max 1
To reference a line number in a transaction set
Loop 0300 provides the service points list and associated information.
1300
Party Identification
Max 2
To identify a party by type of organization, name, and code
1400
Geography
Max 9999
To define the geographic region from or to which a rate docket applies
1500
Geographic Location
Max 9999
To specify the geographic place of the named party
1600
Service Description
Max 1
To transmit the services standards and related service information
1700
Carrier Restriction
Max 10
To transmit the carrier's service restrictions

Summary

Sequence
Segment
Name
Max use
0100
Transaction Set TrailerMandatory
Max 1
To indicate the end of the transaction set and provide the count of the transmitted segments (including the beginning (ST) and ending (SE) segments)
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.
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.