HOUSTON, May 25, 2023 (Newswire.com)
In line with its strategic initiatives, PIDX International, with the support of its Members, is pleased to announce the launch of its new Industrial Data Exchange (IDX) Platform. This API-driven platform is specifically designed for PIDX Downstream Product Codes, aiming to streamline data exchange processes.
PIDX Downstream Product Codes are required elements within the PIDX Bill of Lading (BOL) protocol. Each product loaded at a terminal is identified by a PIDX code. As the protocol doesn’t permit freeform text, it is crucial to establish standards and ensure consistency in product identification across terminals.
Before the development of the IDX Platform, the process of requesting and receiving PIDX Downstream product codes was manual and prone to errors. Faxes, emails, calls, and other unreliable methods were utilized for requesting product…