Port of Antwerp

IFTMBC– Booking Confirmation

Who is it for?

  • Shipping company or ship's agent (sender)
  • Shipper or forwarder (recipient)

Content of the message

In the response message the shipping company or ship's agent confirms correct reception of a booking message (provisional or final). The response indicates whether the booking can be accepted fully, partially, under certain conditions or not at all. The requested conditions for transport of the goods are generally also mentioned. The message is suitable both for containerised freight and for other freight.