856 Advance Ship Notice
                 
Segment: N4 Geographic Location
Position: 250
Loop: N1 Optional
Level: Detail
Usage: Optional
Max Use: 1
Purpose: To specify the geographic place of the named party
Syntax Notes: 1 If N406 is present, then N405 is required.
Semantic Notes:
Comments: 1 A combination of either N401 through N404, or N405 and N406 may be adequate to specify a location.
  2 N402 is required only if city name (N401) is in the U.S. or Canada.
Notes:   Example: N4*CINCINNATI*OH*43017!  
 
Data Element Summary 
                                                     
  Ref. Data
  Des. Element Name Attributes
  N401 19 City Name O AN 2/21
  Free-form text for city name
  N402 156 State or Province Code O ID 2/2
  Code (Standard State/Province) as defined by appropriate government agency
  N403 116 Postal Code O ID 3/9
  Code defining international postal zone code excluding punctuation and blanks (zip code for United States)

                 
856I4010 (004010) February 18, 2000