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