Learn about Common EDI Transactions

EDI transactions are used by business trading partners to exchange documents in a standardized format, allowing for automation and streamlining of purchase orders, invoices, acknowledgements, payments and more. 

Learn about Common EDI Transactions

EDI 853 - Routing and Carrier Instruction

What is an EDI 853 Routing and Carrier Instruction?

The EDI 853 Routing and Carrier Instruction provides the sender with the capability to transmit detailed routing and carrier information pertinent to a route. 

How is an EDI 853 Routing and Carrier Instruction used?

An EDI 853 Routing and Carrier Instruction only provides routing information and does not convey information about a shipping event or provide shipping authorization.

After the EDI 853 Routing and Carrier Instruction is received, an EDI 997 Functional Acknowledgment is sent back from the receiver indicating that the EDI 853 Routing and Carrier Instruction was successfully received.

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1. Create and deploy your own integrations using Cleo's intuitive, self-service design platform.

2. Utilize Cleo's EDI managed services team to design and build your integrations.

3. Blend our EDI expertise and your business knowledge together in any manner that suits your use case.

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