Providing standards, tools and services
for the automotive supply chain

Delivery resources

Joint Automotive Despatch Advice Message

EDI Implementation Guideline


Based on EDIFACT D.20B - Syntax v4

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Reference JM03

Version 2023

Published Dec 2023

Odette Despatch Advice Message

EDI Implementation Guideline


Based on EDIFACT DESADV D.96A - Syntax v4

Reference OM08

Version 6.0

Published Sept 2022

Joint Automotive Receiving Advice Message

EDI Implementation Guideline


Based on EDIFACT D.07A - Syntax v4

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Reference JM05

Version 2022

Published Sept 2022

Managing Inbound Transport with Mobile Apps

The recommendation describes a standard model for the exchange of data between the yard management systems of the plants and the transport management system of the transport service providers. Based on this recommendation, application developers will be able to develop and programme the various IT systems in such a way that the requirements for the operational control of transport in the arrival area are supported uniformly across all apps.

Reference OT10

Version 1.0

Published Sept 2020

Suppliers Long Term Declaration Message

XML Implementation Guideline

Specifies a data exchange procedure and structured format for the transmission of supplier declarations to customers concerning the origin of the parts they are supplying The declaration in the form of an XML message can be processed automatically in the customer system.

Includes XML Guideline, XML Schema file and associated technical artefacts and business rules for the use of the XML Suppliers Long Term Declaration as well as examples visualised as forms.

Reference OM47

Version 1.0

Published Dec 2021

Odette Application Error and Acknowledgement

EDI Implementation Guideline


Based on EDIFACT APERAK D.08A - Syntax v4

This message supports automated error handling for incoming EDI messages such as Despatch Advice or Invoice, including:

- Acknowledgement of receipt of the incoming message
- Reporting of syntax errors which prevent further processing.
- Reporting of actual data errors

Reference OM44

Version 3.1

Published Dec 2023