Electronic booking confirmation in the UN/EDIFACT format.
"A message from the party providing forwarding and/or transport services to the party booking those services, giving the confirmation information to the booking of the consignment concerned. A confirmation might read that the booking of a consignment is accepted, pending, conditionally accepted or rejected. The conditions under which requested services take place may be given in this message."
IFTMBC is part of the International Forwarding and Transport Message set (IFTM). The EDI ANSI X12 equivalent is EDI 301 Booking Confirmation (Ocean).
EDIFACT is Copyright United Nations.
|EDIFACT||EDI For Administration, Commerce and Trade||2||EDIFACT|
|IFTMBC||EDIFACT Booking Confirmation (IFTMBC)||3||IFTMBC|