EANCOM (EAN + Communication) is a subset of the EDIFACT standard that is used worldwide in the consumer goods industry. A subset of the segments used, which form the EANCOM messages, was selected from the EDIFACT message standards. As with every other subset, the individual elements z. Some industry-specific meanings are given, i.e. H. the lists of qualifiers, i.e. the elements that semantically qualify a subsequent or predecessor element, have been expanded to include industry-specific values.

ID Type Short Type Description Sample
CONTRL Syntax ans Service Report Message SRM Syntax ans Service Report
AUTACK EANCOM Security Messages ESM Secure Authentication and Acknowledgement Message
KEYMAN EANCOM Security Messages ESM Security Key and Certificate Management Message