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5368.0.55.018 - Information Paper: Experimental Statistics on International Shipping Container Movements, 2009-10  
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APPENDIX SEA CARGO ATTRIBUTES


MESSAGES - BUSINESS SPECIFIC FORMAT FOR ORIGINAL AND CHANGE

The following table models the Business Specific Format (BSF) of the Sea Cargo Report Document where the document is considered an 'ORIGINAL' or a 'CHANGE'. The table defines the attributes that make up this document and details their structure within the SCR document.

Table - Business Specific Format of the Sea Cargo Report Document

Business Term
ICS Business Requirement
Business Length
Possible Number of Repeats
ICS Business Rule

Document Details

Document Name
Mandatory
an..35
1
1. = 'SCR'
Sender Reference
Mandatory
an..35
1
Sender Reference Version
Mandatory
n..3
1
Owner Site ID
Mandatory
an10
Transaction Type
Mandatory
an1
1
2. o - original c - change

Sea Cargo Report Header Line

Vessel Identifier
Mandatory
an..8
1
Voyage Number
Mandatory
an..6
1
Port of Destination
Mandatory
an5
1
Port of Discharge
Mandatory
an5
1
Final Australian Port
Conditional
an5
1
3. If the Cargo Report nominates destination and discharge Ports as overseas (Transit Cargo), this field must be supplied.
Principal Agent Id
Mandatory
an11
1
Original Port of Loading
Mandatory
an5
1
Country of Origin of Goods
Mandatory
a2
1
Responsible Party Client ID
Mandatory
an11
1
House Bill of Lading
Optional
an..35
1
Ocean Bill of Lading
Mandatory
an..35
1
Parent Bill of Lading
Optional
an..35
1
Bill of Lading Origin
Mandatory
an5
1
Method of Payment
Mandatory
an,,3
1
Overseas Routing Port
Optional
an5
9
Freight Forwarder Indicator
Optional
an1
1

Sea Cargo Report Client Information

Consignee Name (unstructured)
Conditional
an..35
2
4. Must be blank if data in any of Consignee Name, Consignee Street and Number, Consignee City, Consignee Post Code, Consignee Country
5. Either of the first 2 lines must contain at least 1 character and that these two lines do not contain only numbers.




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