Request for quote

About the business transaction

The message is sent from a buyer to possible suppliers of material and services.

The function is to provide a specification of requested materials, services and conditions.

Example of information in the message are data about buyer, supplier, articles, quantities, delivery time, references and conditions.

Download of standard

Standard messages are documented in different types of documents. The first part is a data model, called business transaction, that provide a description of the message and its content. It har business users as the primary target group.

Part 2-3 are XML specifications that have personell that will implement the standard as the primary target group. Version 1.3 was published in June 17 2019.

Following documents are available for the standard:

1. Documentation of business transactions
a. Business document summary, providing a list of the message content: Business Document Summary BEAst Supply Request for Quote.
b. Business document Specification, also including definitions, comments and codes: Business Document Specification BEAst Supply Request for Quote.

3. Execution files
XML Schema, rules and syntax for the order message: BEAst Request for Quote.

4. Test file
XML test file for the order message: Example BEAst Request for Quote.

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