What is an EDI 324 Vessel Stow Plan (Ocean)?

EDI 324 is an electronic document that contains information about stowing: 

  • Equipment on a vessel  
  • Cargo on a vessel 

The data contents and format of EDI 324 Vessel Stow Plan (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 324 Vessel Stow Plan (Ocean)

EDI 324 falls under the category of X12I Transportation transaction set. It is used by carriers, terminal operators, service centers, and port authorities for manifesting the vessel stow plan. It can also be used with other transaction sets to provide information related to ocean carriers.  

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