EDI 300 - Reservations Booking (Ocean)

EDI 300 is used by a business looking to book space for the transportation of materials, the use of containers, or the transportation of containers and equipment on an ocean vessel.

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Benefits of using the EDI 300

Benefits of the EDI 300 Reservations Booking (Ocean) are bi-directional for both users and recipients and can include but are not limited to the following benefits:

Ability to automate booking requests for product transport on ocean vessels
Reduction of errors and better reliability and predictability overall
Ability to automate booking requests for equipment or containers on ocean vessels
Reduced or eliminate manual entry of data

The key data elements included in EDI 300:

Reserve containers and/or equipment for ocean-going transport
Reserve space on an ocean vessel for transport
Ocean-going shipment booking/processing

Common issues regarding EDI 300

Problems with booking confirmations

Do you have frequent challenges getting timely confirmation of bookings?

Manual entry errors

Spending too much time resolving human-error data entry errors that are impacting your business?

Carrier unresponsiveness

Do you often find yourself having to double-check the reliability of your reservations due to carrier unresponsiveness?

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SPS Commerce works directly with your trading partners to manage connectivity, setup, requirements, updates and support efforts. We also assume ownership of understanding your trading partner requirements and making map changes. The SPS team actively manages 9,000 changes from retailers each year.

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