EDI 213 - Motor Carrier Shipment Status Inquiry

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EDI 213 - Motor Carrier Shipment Status Inquiry

What is an EDI 213 Motor Carrier Shipment Status Inquiry?
The EDI 213 Motor Carrier Shipment Status Inquiry is used to request shipment status from a motor carrier. The requester may be a shipper or consignee. It helps consignees or shippers to get the status update for shipments from motor carriers.


How is an EDI 213: Motor Carrier Shipment Status Inquiry used?

An EDI 213 Motor Carrier Shipment Status Inquiry is used for these two purposes:

  • Shippers can send it to motor carriers to obtain the status of a shipment.
  • Consignees can directly inquire about the status of a shipment from the motor carrier rather than doing so via the shipper.
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