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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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