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What is a 871 - Component Parts Content document?

The 871 EDI document type is an electronic version of a paper Component Parts Content. Standard EDI formats include X12, ANSI, EDIFACT and its subsets. The 871 EDI document type is used to provide the ability to report non-domestic contents of a product or component part in accordance with government regulations.

What makes up the 871 - Component Parts Content document?

An EDI 871 - Component Parts Content document is organized into segment and data elements. A segment can contain at least one data element. Each data element contains a data field. Data elements could include item number, item description, and importing location, identical to a paper component content document. There are an infinite number of possibilities available for a company to include data on an 871 Component Parts Content. There are an infinite number of possibilities available for a company to include data on an 871 - Component Parts Content.

How is a 871 - Component Parts Content used?

After the 871 Component Parts Content is received by the seller, a 997 Functional Acknowledgment is sent back from the receiver indicating that the 871 Component Parts Content was successfully received.

How is a 871 - Component Parts Content processed?

An EDI solution is required to process the EDI documents received into an ERP or accounting system or into a readable format for manual entry. Each trading partner will have an EDI Implementation guide outlining the specific segments, data elements, values accepted, and the applicable business rules to be followed.

eBridge Connections has pre-built maps for all EDI transaction documents including 850 purchase orders, 810 invoices, and 856 advance shipping notices.