Electronic ocean Bill of Lading or Invoice in the EDI ANSI X12 format. The message serves as a verified copy of Bill of Lading that states the actual details, terms and conditions (charges when applicable) of the service and the consignment or serve as an electronic freight invoice to replace a paper invoice.
The equivalent UN/EDIFACT format is IFTMCS
ANSI X12 is Copyright ASC X12.
|X12||ANSI ASC X12||2||X12|
|310||EDI 310 Freight Receipt and Invoice (Ocean)||3||310|
|IFTMCS||EDIFACT Instruction Contract Status (IFTMCS)||IFTMCS|
|EDI||Electronic Data Interchange||EDI|