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


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Function: To identify a simple data element and give related details. 010 9150 SIMPLE DATA ELEMENT TAG IDENTIFIER M 1 an..4 020 9153 SIMPLE DATA ELEMENT CHARACTER REPRESENTATION CODE C 1 an..3 030 6113 LENGTH TYPE CODE C 1 an..3 040 9156 SIMPLE DATA ELEMENT MAXIMUM LENGTH MEASURE C 1 n..3 050 9158 SIMPLE DATA ELEMENT MINIMUM LENGTH MEASURE C 1 n..3 060 9161 CODE SET INDICATOR CODE C 1 an..3 070 1507 DESIGNATED CLASS CODE C 1 an..3 080 4513 MAINTENANCE OPERATION CODE C 1 an..3 090 6432 SIGNIFICANT DIGITS QUANTITY C 1 n..2

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