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Transaction Set
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X12 Release 008010

494 Rail Scale Rates

Functional Group TP

This X12 Transaction Set contains the format and establishes the data contents of the Rail Scale Rates Transaction Set (494) for use within the context of an Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) environment. The transaction set can be used to transmit rail scale rate tables which include commodities, qualifying conditions, geographic data, routes, divisions and mileage blocks.

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
Rate Request InformationMandatory
Max 1
To specify primary identification data for request or information
0300
Docket HeaderMandatory
Max 1
To assign an identification to a docket
0400
Price Authority IdentificationMandatory
Max 25
To communicate basis of pricing, such as contract number, quote number, or tariff number
0500
Product (Commodity)
Max 200
To identify the commodity to which the application of a rate docket is restricted
0600
Docket Control Status
Max 1
To specify information about rate level and rate docket independence
0700
Status ActionMandatory
Max 1
To identify a carrier and person taking action or making changes
0800
Shipment Conditions
Max 150
To specify condition restrictions or provisions applicable to the rate docket
0900
Geography
Max 150
To define the geographic region from or to which a rate docket applies
1000
Rate or Minimum Qualifiers
Max 12
To indicate codes qualifying rates and the minimums
1100
Patron
Max 50
To identify a party involved in a rate docket
R9 Loop
Repeat 10
1500
Route Code Identification
Max 1
To specify the route using a single code
R2B Loop
Repeat 10
1600
Junctions and Proportions
Max 1
To identify routing and proportion detail for carriers participating in the route
1700
Division Basis
Max 10
To identify the basis for divisions detail for carriers participating in the route
LX Loop
Repeat 1
1750
Transaction Set Line NumberMandatory
Max 1
To reference a line number in a transaction set
1760
Price Authority IdentificationMandatory
Max 15
To communicate basis of pricing, such as contract number, quote number, or tariff number
1770
Geographic Location
Max 1
To specify the geographic place of the named party
SCL Loop
Repeat 999
1800
Rate Basis/Scales
Max 1
To identify a scale or rate basis number associated with a particular geographic location or specific set of rates
1900
Rate Data
Max 6
To indicate the through rate
2000
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)
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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.