United Nations Directories
for Electronic Data Interchange for
Administration, Commerce and Transport


PART 5 UNITED NATIONS DIRECTORIES FOR ELECTRONIC DATA INTERCHANGE FOR ADMINISTRATION, COMMERCE AND TRANSPORT CHAPTER 5 Data element directory EDED 1. Indexes 1.1 Index of data elements by numeric sequence by tag Change indicators a plus sign (+) for an addition an asterisk (*) for an amendment to structure a hash sign (#) for changes to names a vertical bar (|) for changes to text for descriptions and notes a minus sign (-) for marked for deletion (within either batch and interactive messages) a letter X (X) for marked for deletion (within both batch and interactive messages) Usage indicators [B] = used in batch messages only [I] = used in interactive messages only [C] = common usage in both batch and interactive messages Tag Name 1000 Document name [B] 1001 Document name code [C] 1003 Message type code [B] 1004 Document identifier [C] 1049 Message section code [B] 1050 Sequence position identifier [C] 1052 Message item identifier [B] 1054 Message sub-item identifier [B] 1056 Version identifier [B] 1058 Release identifier [B] 1060 Revision identifier [B] 1073 Document line action code [B] 1082 Line item identifier [C] 1131 Code list identification code [C] 1145 Traveller reference identifier [I] 1146 Account name [B] 1147 Account identifier [B] 1148 Account abbreviated name [B] 1153 Reference code qualifier [C] 1154 Reference identifier [C] 1156 Document line identifier [C] 1159 Sequence identifier source code [B] 1170 Accounting journal name [B] 1171 Accounting journal identifier [B] 1218 Document originals required quantity [B] 1220 Document copies required quantity [B] 1222 Configuration level number [B] 1225 Message function code [C] 1227 Calculation sequence code [B] 1228 Action description [B] 1229 Action code [C] 1230 Allowance or charge identifier [B] 1312 Consignment load sequence identifier [B] 1366 Document source description [B] 1373 Document status code [B] 1476 Controlling agency identifier [B] 1490 Consolidation item number [B] 1496 Goods item number [B] 1501 Computer environment details code qualifier [B] 1502 Data format description [B] 1503 Data format description code [C] 1505 Value list type code [B] 1507 Designated class code [B] 1508 File name [B] 1510 Computer environment name [B] 1511 Computer environment name code [C] 1514 Value list name [B] 1516 File format name [B] 1518 Value list identifier [B] 1520 Data set identifier [B] 1523 Message implementation identification code [B] 2000 Date [I] 2002 Time [I] 2005 Date or time or period function code qualifier [C] 2009 Terms time relation code [B] 2013 Frequency code [C] 2015 Despatch pattern code [C] 2017 Despatch pattern timing code [C] 2018 Age [I] 2023 Period type code qualifier [B] 2029 Time zone identifier [I] 2031 Time variation quantity [I] 2116 Time zone difference quantity [I] 2118 Period detail description [B] 2119 Period detail description code [B] 2148 Date variation number [I] 2151 Period type code [C] 2152 Period count quantity [C] 2155 Charge period type code [I] 2156 Check-in time [I] 2160 Days of week set identifier [I] 2162 Journey leg duration quantity [I] 2164 Millisecond time [I] 2379 Date or time or period format code [C] 2380 Date or time or period text [C] 2475 Event time reference code [B] 3005 Maintenance operation operator code [B] 3009 Maintenance operation payer code [B] 3035 Party function code qualifier [C] 3036 Party name [C] 3039 Party identifier