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EDI 602 Transportation Services Tender

November 19th, 2018

What is an EDI 602 Transportation Services Tender?

EDI 602 transaction set can be utilized in the following ways:

  • To convey the tariff and tender details
  • To allow the conveyance of a docket comprising details regarding tender data, like names of involved parties, conditions of shipment, location points, rates (scale, point-to-point), commodities, and other charges
  • To submit a new or modified tender by a carrier
  • For the distribution of transportation rates by the government to interested parties

This transaction set satisfies the U.S. Govt. specifications for tender submissions but is not limited to government use only. This is a multi-directional transaction set for buying and selling parties.

The data contents and format of EDI 602 Transportation Services Tender are used for the electronic interchange of information. It is divided into several segments and data elements.

Workflow for the Exchange of an EDI 602 Transportation Services Tender

EDI 602 falls under the category of X12I Transportation transaction set. This EDI document relays information about tender specifications and requirements. It fulfills the tender requirements laid out by the U.S. government and so, is used by the government and other interested entities to send or receive tender related information.

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