What is an EDI 419 Advance Car Disposition?

The EDI 419 transaction set is used to notify a receiving rail carrier about cars that are offered for interchange either directly or through a switching carrier. This is done for making arrangements at a receiving rail carrier before the actual interchange takes place.  

The data contents and format of EDI 419 Advance Car Disposition are used for the electronic interchange of information.  

Workflow for the Exchange of an EDI 419 Advance Car Disposition

EDI 419 falls under the category of X12I Transportation transaction set. This EDI document is sent to a rail carrier in advance, notifying them about cars that are being offered for interchange. The rail carrier uses these notifications to make arrangements for the actual interchange.   

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