Work Item
ASTM WK87871

New Terminology for Supply Chain Key Terms

1. Scope

Define supply chain terms and terminology modifiers, including classifying or categorizing terminologies.

Terms including but not limited to the following:
interoperability; visibility; container availability;
mode; pre-carriage, main carriage, onward carriage
Modifier, Qualifier, base term
Entity, Object, Location, Date
data element, data type, data format


supply chain; lexicon


Key Supply Chain terms necessary for future F49 work.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: F49.01

Committee: F49

Staff Manager: Jennifer Tursi

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 09-14-2023

Technical Contact: Michael Darden