Introduction to code lists in XML business documents

Using the Universal Business Language as an example vocabulary

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Hugh Chatfield

Date archived: December 6, 2016 | First published: December 07, 2010

This article provides an introductory overview of code lists in XML business documents using the standard OASIS Universal Business Language (UBL). It examines the rationale for and the implementation details of UBL code lists. Both internationally and locally controlled code lists are explained and the ability to create and customize code lists.

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