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1153 Reference code qualifier [C]

Desc: Code qualifying a reference. Repr: an..3 Code Values: AAA Order acknowledgement document identifier [1018] Reference number identifying the acknowledgement of an order. AAB Proforma invoice document identifier [1088] Reference number to identify a proforma invoice. AAC Documentary credit identifier [1172] Reference number to identify a documentary credit. AAD Contract document addendum identifier [1318] Reference number to identify an addendum to a contract. AAE Goods declaration number Reference number assigned to a goods declaration. AAF Debit card number A reference number identifying a debit card. AAG Offer number (1332) Reference number assigned by issuing party to an offer. AAH Bank's batch interbank transaction reference number Reference number allocated by the bank to a batch of different underlying interbank transactions. AAI Bank's individual interbank transaction reference number Reference number allocated by the bank to one specific interbank transaction. AAJ Delivery order number Reference number assigned by issuer to a delivery order. AAK Despatch advice number [1035] Reference number assigned by issuing party to a despatch advice. AAL Drawing number Reference number identifying a specific product drawing. AAM Waybill number Reference number assigned to a waybill, see: 1001 = 700. AAN Delivery schedule number Reference number assigned by buyer to a delivery schedule. AAO Consignment identifier, consignee assigned [1362] Reference number assigned by the consignee to identify a particular consignment. AAP Partial shipment identifier [1310] Identifier of a shipment which is part of an order. AAQ Transport equipment identifier [8260] To identify a piece if transport equipment e.g. container or unit load device. AAR Municipality assigned business registry number A reference number assigned by a municipality to identify a business. AAS Transport contract document identifier [1188] Reference number to identify a document evidencing a transport contract. AAT Master label number Identifies the master label number of any package type. AAU Despatch note document identifier [1128] Reference number to identify a Despatch Note. AAV Enquiry number Reference number assigned to an enquiry. AAW Docket number A reference number identifying the docket. AAX Civil action number A reference number identifying the civil action. AAY Carrier's agent reference number Reference number assigned by the carriers agent to a transaction. AAZ Standard Carrier Alpha Code (SCAC) number For maritime shipments, this code qualifies a Standard Alpha Carrier Code (SCAC) as issued by the United Stated National Motor Traffic Association Inc. ABA Customs valuation decision number Reference by an importing party to a previous decision made by a Customs administration regarding the valuation of goods. ABB End use authorization number Reference issued by a Customs administration authorizing a preferential rate of duty if a product is used for a specified purpose, see: 1001 = 990. ABC Anti-dumping case number Reference issued by a Customs administration pertaining to a past or current investigation of goods "dumped" at a price lower than the exporter's domestic market price. ABD Customs tariff number (7357) Code number of the goods in accordance with the tariff nomenclature system of classification in use where the Customs declaration is made. ABE Declarant's reference number Unique reference number assigned to a document or a message by the declarant for identification purposes. ABF Repair estimate number A number identifying a repair estimate. ABG Customs decision request number Reference issued by Customs pertaining to a pending tariff classification decision requested by an importer or agent. ABH Sub-house bill of lading number Reference assigned to a sub-house bill of lading. ABI Tax payment identifier [1168] Reference number identifying a payment of a duty or tax e.g. under a transit procedure. ABJ Quota number Reference number allocated by a government authority to identify a quota. ABK Transit (onward carriage) guarantee (bond) number Reference number to identify the guarantee or security provided for Customs transit operation (CCC). ABL Customs guarantee number Reference assigned to a Customs guarantee. ABM Replacing part number New part number which replaces the existing part number. ABN Seller's catalogue number Identification number assigned to a seller's catalogue. ABO Originator's reference A unique reference assigned by the originator. ABP Declarant's Customs identity number Reference to the party whose posted bond or security is being declared in order to accept responsibility for a goods declaration and the applicable duties and taxes. ABQ Importer reference number Reference number assigned by the importer to identify a particular shipment for his own purposes. ABR Export clearance instruction reference number Reference number of the clearance instructions given by the consignor through different means. ABS Import clearance instruction reference number Reference number of the import clearance instructions given by the consignor/consignee through different means. ABT Goods declaration document identifier, Customs [1426] Reference number, assigned or accepted by Customs, to identify a goods declaration. ABU Article number A number that identifies an article. ABV Intra-plant routing To define routing within a plant. ABW Stock keeping unit number A number that identifies the stock keeping unit. ABX Text Element Identifier deletion reference The reference used within a given TEI (Text Element Identifier) which is to be deleted. ABY Allotment identification (Air) Reference assigned to guarantied capacity on one or more specific flights on specific date(s) to third parties as agents and other airlines. ABZ Vehicle licence number Number of the licence issued for a vehicle by an agency of government. AC Air cargo transfer manifest A number assigned to an air cargo list of goods to be transfe