T3788 Party role code

Code Name Description Used in Sweden
ACCEPTING_PARTY Accepting Party Party accepting goods, products, services etc.
BILL_OF_LADING_RECIPIENT Bill of Lading Receipient Party to receive Bill of Lading.
BILL_TO Bill To Party which receives goods and invoice.
BRAND_OWNER Brand Owner The organisation that owns the specifications of the Party regardless of where and by whom it is manufactured is normally responsible for the allocation of the Global Trade Item Number (GTIN).
BREEDER Breeder The party which breeds the animal.
BROKER_AGENT Broker Agent A person who buys or sells for another entity without having title to the property.
BUYER Buyer Party to which merchandise are sold.
BUYERS_AGENT_REPRESENTATIVE Buyers Agent Representative Third party who arranged the purchase of merchandise on behalf of the actual buyer.
CARRIER Carrier A company, which physically transports goods from one place to another.
CENTRAL_PAYMENT_SERVICE Central Payment Service Master of the conveyance. A party providing central (or consolidated payment) services.
CHECKING_PARTY Checking Party Party or contact designated on behalf of carrier or his agent to establish the actual figures for quantities, weight, volume and/or (cube) measurements of goods or containers which are to appear in the transport contract and on which charges will be based
CHEQUE_ORDER Cheque Order Party to which the cheque will be ordered, when different from the beneficiary.
CONSIGNEE Consignee Party to which goods are consigned.
CONSOLIDATOR Consolidator Party consolidating various consignments, payments etc.
CONSUMER Consumer The end user of a trade item or a service.
COOPERATIVE Cooperative An autonomous association of persons united voluntarily to meet their common economic, social and cultural needs and aspirations through a jointly owned and democratically controlled enterprise.
CORPORATE_IDENTITY Corporate Identity Identity of the party to whom all other parties of the same commercial organization are linked.
CUSTOMS Customs Identification of customs authority relevant to the transaction or shipment.
CUSTOMS_BROKER Customs Broker Party responsible for the preparation of documents and/or electronic submissions, the calculation on behalf of the client of taxes, duties and excises, and facilitating communication between the importer/exporter and governmental authorities.
CUTTER Cutter One engaged in carving meat (In EANCOM as Meat Cutter).
DECLARANTS_AGENT_REPRESENTATIVE Declarants Agent Representative Any natural or legal person who makes a declaration to an official body on behalf of another natural or legal person, where legally permitted (CCC).
DELIVERY_PARTY Delivery Party Party to which goods are delivered.
DESIGNER Designer A Party who designs.
DESPATCH_PARTY Despatch Party Party where goods are collected or taken over by the carrier.
DISTRIBUTOR Distributor Party distributing goods, financial payments or documents. X
DOCK_DOOR Dock Door A door or collection of doors where trucks or rail cars are loaded (shipping) or unloaded (receiving). Used to load or unload trade items for logistics.
EMPTY_EQUIPMENT_DESPATCH_PARTY Empty Equipment Despatch Party Party from whose premises empty equipment will be or has been despatched.
EMPTY_EQUIPMENT_RETURN_PARTY Empty Equipment Return Party Party to whose premises empty equipment will be or has been returned.
EQUIPMENT_OWNER Equipment Owner Owner of equipment (container, etc.).
EXPORTER Exporter Party who makes - or on whose behalf a Customs clearing agent or other authorized person makes - an export declaration. This may include a manufacturer, seller or other person. Within a Customs union, consignor may have the same meaning as exporter
FACTOR Factror A party that purchases financial receiving instruments e.g. invoices
FATTENER Fattener The Party which fattens the animal.
FREIGHT_FORWARDER Freight Forwarder A person or firm that arranges for a pick up or deliver goods by a carrier on instructions of a shipper or consignee from or to a point by various necessary conveyances and common carriers.
GOODS_OWNER Goods Owner The party which owns the goods.
GROWER Grower A party which is responsible for the growth or production of the unit specifically refers to vegetation. This organization may or may not be a producer or packer.
HEAD_OFFICE Head Office The executive or main office of an enterprise.
IMPORTER Importer Party who makes - or on whose behalf a Customs clearing agent or other authorized person makes - an import declaration. This may include a person who has possession of the goods or to whom the goods are consigned.
INFORMATION_PROVIDER Information Provider The Party providing the information contained in the document.
INSURER Insurer A person or company offering insurance policies for premiums.
INTERMEDIARY_BANK_1 Intermediary Bank 1 A financial institution between the ordered bank and the beneficiary's bank.
INTERMEDIARY_BANK_2 Intermediary Bank 2 A financial institution between the ordered bank and the beneficiary's bank.
INVENTORY_CONTROLLER Inventory Controler To specifically identify the party in charge of inventory control.
INVENTORY_REPORTING_PARTY Inventory Reporting Party Party reporting inventory information.
INVOICEE Invoicee Party issuing an invoice.
ISSUER_OF_INVOICE Issuer of Invoice Party which issues an invoice.
LOGISTICS_SERVICE_PROVIDER Logistics Service Provider An umbrella term for an entity, which provides a combination of many different logistics services for another entity.
MANUFACTURER_OF_GOODS Manufacturer of Goods Party who manufactures the goods. X
MANUFACTURING_PLANT Manufacturing Plant A physical location consisting of one or more buildings with facilities for manufacturing. X
MARK_FOR Mark For The ultimate destination of a unit load or transport package of goods where the Ship-To is a different location.
MESSAGE_FROM Message From Party where the message comes from.
MESSAGE_RECIPIENT Message Receipient Party receiving the message.
MINCER Mincer One engaged in the cutting or chopping of meat into very small pieces.
OPERATING_DIVISION Operating Division An entity that is part of another entity. For example, a Regional Marketing Office. Operating Divisions may have multiple days and times of operation.
OPERATOR Operator A person or persons who own or operate a business establishment, which services consumers directly. For example a restaurant owner as part of a chain or an independent operation.
ORDERING_PARTY Ordering Party To be used only if ordering party and buyer are not identical.
OWNER_OF_EQUIPMENT Owner of Equipment Party who owns equipment.
OWNER_OF_MEANS_OF_TRANSPORT Owner of Means of Transport Party owning the means of transport. Not a synonym of carrier
PARTY_DECLARING_THE_VALUE_ADDED_TAX Party Declaring the Value Added Tax A code to identify the party who is responsible for declaring the Value Added Tax (VAT) on the sale of goods or services.
PARTY_FOR_WHOM_ITEM_IS_ULTIMATELY_INTENDED Party For Whom Item is Ultimately Intended Party for whom item is ultimately intended.
PARTY_RECEIVING_PRIVATE_DATA Party Receiving Private Data The party who is allowed access to master data information by the data owner when the data is viewed as private.
PARTY_RECOVERING_THE_VALUE_ADDED_TAX Party Recovering the Value Added Tax A code to identify the party who is eligible to recover the Value Added Tax (VAT) on the sale of goods or services.
PARTY_TO_RECEIVE_ALL_DOCUMENTS Party to Receive All Documents A party which is named to be the recipient of all documents.
PARTY_TO_RECEIVE_COMMERCIAL_INVOICE Party To Receive Commercial invoice Party to whom payment for a commercial invoice or bill should be remitted.
PARTY_TO_RECEIVE_ELECTRONIC_MEMO_OF_INVOICE Party to Receive Electronic Memo of the Invoice Party being informed about invoice issue (via EDI).
PARTY_TO_RECEIVE_FREIGHT_BILL Party To Receive Freight Bill Party to whom the freight bill should be sent.
PARTY_TO_RECEIVE_REFUND Party To Receive Refund Party to whom a refund is given.
PAYEE Payee Party, which receives payment.
PAYER Payer Party which initiates payment.
POINT_OF_SALE Point of Sale Refers to the retail type checkout where bar code symbols are normally scanned.
PRICE_LOCATION_PARTY Price Location Party A party to which a price for a trade item is applicable. Within the context of GDSN Price Synchronization, it is also known as the ‘Price Location’ which is a GLN.
PROXY Proxy A company that is selected by the Brand Owner to maintain their baseline attributes and Administrative Records in the GDSN.
PUBLIC_WAREHOUSE Public Warehouse A building, or a part of one, where storage space is offered to other companies for compensation (fee), for the storage of their goods, merchandise, etc.
PURCHASE_ORDER_RECEIVER Purchase Order Receiver The party that receives the purchase order for the goods or services.
REGISTERED_AGENT Registered Agent The party having legal responsibility for the product in the target market for example a company to which market authorization has been issued. X
REMIT_TO Remit To Party to whom funds are directed for payment of a commercial invoice.
RETURNABLE_ASSETT_SERVICE_CENTRE Returnale Asset Service Centre The location where a returnable asset is serviced.
SELLER Seller Party which sells products or services to a buyer.
SERVICE_PROVIDER Service privider A party providing services for another party (e.g re- packing supplier’s products).
SHIP_FROM Ship From Party from where goods will be or have been shipped.
SHIP_TO Ship To Party which receives goods and invoices.
SLAUGHTERER Slaughterer The Party who has undertaken or will undertake a slaughter.
STORE Store A physical entity that sells trade items to a consumer.
SUBSTITUTE_SUPPLIER Substitute Supplier Party which may be in a position to supply products or services should the main usual supplier be unable to do so.
SUPPLIER Supplier A party that provides goods or services.
TRANSPORTATION_CARRIER Transportation Carrier Party undertaking or arranging transport of goods between named points.
VISITING_ADDRESS Visiting Address An enterprise’s physical location where guests are received during set working hours
WAREHOUSE_AND_OR_DEPOT Warehouse And Or Depot Industrial department of a company equipped with appropriate equipment and fit-tings in which goods are stored in appropriate conditions.
WAREHOUSE_KEEPER Warehouse Keeper Party taking responsibility for goods entered into a warehouse.
WHOLESALER Wholesaler Seller of articles, often in large quantities, to be retailed by others.