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4079 Handling instruction description code [B]
Desc: Code specifying a handling instruction.
1 Heat sensitive
The object is heat sensitive.
2 Store in dry environment
The object must be stored in dry environment.
The identified item is, or can be stacked.
4 Mooring to be arranged
Request to arrange boatmen to (de)moor the vessel at the
5 Mooring arranged
Information that the boatmen to (de)moor the vessel at
the berth are already arranged.
6 Pilotage to be arranged
Request to arrange the pilotage for the vessel.
7 Pilotage arranged
Information that pilotage for the vessel is already
8 Berth towage to be arranged
Request to arrange the towage for the vessel to/from the
berth in the port.
9 Disposal of waste to be arranged
Request to arrange the disposal of waste.
10 Transshipment to be arranged
The consignment has to be transshipped.
+ 11 Refrigeration required
Item must be refrigerated for proper handling.
+ 12 Refrigeration not required
Item does not need to be refrigerated for proper
Data Element Cross Reference
DataElement 4079 is used in the following Batch Composite Elements:
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