What is an EDI 312 Arrival Notice (Ocean)?

EDI 312 is an electronic document used for exchanging important details about receiving a shipment. This transaction set can be used to provide information to a consignee for receiving a shipment.

The transaction set contains the following details:

  • Customs information
  • The payments due
  • Estimated data and time of arrival of the shipment

The data contents and format of EDI 312 Arrival Notice (Ocean) are used for the electronic interchange of information. It is divided into various segments and data elements.

Workflow for the Exchange of an EDI 312 Arrival Notice (Ocean)

EDI 312 falls under the category of X12I Transportation transaction set. The information is exchanged between carriers for notifying about the arrival of a shipment. It is also used with other transaction sets to provide information related to ocean carriers.

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EDIConnect is designed to handle EDI X12, HL7, and EDIFACT transaction sets. EDIConnect, bundled with its built-in parser, validator, and transaction builder, makes the process of sending and receiving EDI messages quick and easy. It also enables businesses and trade partners to communicate in a seamless manner and achieve EDI compliance.

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