The EDI 204 it is used by shippers to tender an offer for a shipment to a full truckload motor carrier. It provides pick-up and delivery information for a load. A carrier will respond to a 204 document with a 990 (Response to a Load Tender) and 214 (Shipment Status). For assistance meeting the requirements of your trading partners please contract Atadex EDI to discuss the implementation.

An EDI 204 may provide the following information:

* SCAC code
* Scheduling information and Equipment requirements
* Description of goods, quantity, weight and unit of measures
* Shipping instructions

This is a sample EDI 204 raw data:

B2**SCAC**LV/ML.0454874-1**PP
B2A*01*LT
L11*7698978*TG
N1*PF*ABC Comp*93*B0000010
N3*PO BOX 999
N3*300 STREET WAY
N4*CITY*GA*ZIPCODE*USA
N7**0*43500*X*******CC****5300**L**DD***0307
S5*1*CL
G62*37*20180724*I*0800*PT
G62*38*20180724*K*0830*PT
NTE*BOL*Please call 2 hours before delivery.
N1*SH*ABC Comp*93*88888888
N3*300 STREET WAY
N4*CITY*GA*ZIPCODE*USA
G61*CN*UNKNOWN*TE*001-999-1111
S5*2*CU
L11*12106*PO
G62*53*20180725*G*0800*ET
G62*54*20180725*L*0800*ET
NTE*BOL*APPT NEEDED- CALL 111-999-2080 X340 – REC HRS M-F 8A-3 30P
NTE*BOL*MAX 5 TOFC/DAY
N1*CN*RRR LLC*93*00003576
N3*150 STREET AVE
N4*CITY*GA**USA
G61*CN*UNKNOWN*TE*111-222-8888
L3*43500*FR*********1*L

Sources: Accredited Standards Committee X12. ASC X12 Standard (www.x12.org)