What is an EDI 362 Cargo Insurance Advice of Shipment Document?

EDI 362 is an electronic document that allows shippers to inform cargo insurance companies of a shipment, or multiple shipments of merchandise, which are insured under their cargo policy.  

The data contents and format of EDI 362 Cargo Insurance Advice of Shipment are used for the electronic interchange of information. It is divided into various segments and data elements.  

Workflow for the Exchange of an EDI 362 Cargo Insurance Advice of Shipment Document

EDI 362 falls under the category of X12N Insurance transaction set. This EDI document is sent by shippers to insurance companies to inform them that a shipment(s) of merchandise is insured under their cargo policy.  

Stay EDI Compliant with EDIConnect

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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