Code assigned by the German Automotive Association to companies operating file transfer stations using Odette File Transfer Protocol (OFTP) (formerly, "VSA" File Transfer Protocol (FTP) code)
1) Four fields
First field = four digit, International Code Designator (ICD) code
Second field = six characters
Third field = eight characters, identification of organization
Fourth field = six characters, special identification (e.g sub-address) if required.
Display Requirements: Identification of the organization field may only use capital letters, digits 1-9 and hyphens.
Description of organizations covered by the coding system: Motorcar manufacturers, suppliers and service providers in the automotive industry.
Notes on use of the code: The code serves the addressing between the communicating partners.