The Freight Container page can be accessed by selecting the associated Freighter Trip Leg and choosing Freight Containers under the Process menu or by searching for Freight Containers.
New freight container codes can be created directly from this page, or at the time allocating pallets for freight (see Freight Allocations).
In this page each line represents a freight container, identified by its unique Freight Container Code with visibility of the associated Freighter Trip Leg Code.
Additional fields on the Freight Container allows for storing of information such as:
- Booking Reference
- Temptale Type Code
- Shipping Temperature
- information about the Freight Agent and Freight Forwarder
-Load date (stuff date)
- indicators for Steri containers and containers that loaded at Multiple Freight Points
- Haulier, Shipper and Exporter Codes
- Consignee and Notify Party
- specified Regime Code and Solas Method
Information of the pallets for a selected container is shown with the use of the Show Contents and Show Pallet IDs function in the Actions menu. Show Contents displays the detail pallet lines in a subform and includes information about the produce specification, allocated transfer/delivery points and intended prices. Show Pallet IDs opens a subpage with a list of Unique Pallet IDs in the container. Here the Temptale ID can be manually updated against the relevant Pallet ID, or will show the value as updated from the container confirmation pallet file entry.
The Freight Container page includes a function in the Actions menu to Create/Update Produce Trades. This function can be performed once the logistical information of the trip leg and freight container has been reviewed and se as Confirmed on the Freight Container. The Produce Trades field will indicate if produce trade exist, or not.
To allocate pallets to Freighter Trip Legs and Freight Containers, see Freight Allocations.