X12 members meet regularly to develop and maintain standards that streamline and facilitate consistent electronic interchange of business transactions.
X12 Standards are the workhorse of business to business exchanges.
What is X12?
Established more than 40 years ago, X12 is a non-profit, ANSI-accredited, cross-industry standards development organization whose work is used by an overwhelming percentage of business-to-business transactions upholding America’s electronic information exchange.
A continuously adapting language and expansive vocabulary that allows millions of transactions a day to seamlessly flow.
How We Work
What does it mean to be an X12 member?
X12 members represent hundreds of businesses, non-profit associations and government organizations spanning supply chain, transportation, health care, insurance, finance and other industries.
X12 standards enable millions of transactions to seamlessly flow between businesses across many industries. See all industries.
Get Started with X12 Tools
In addition to human-readable content through Glass and other mediums, X12 offers machine-readable downloadable products to certain categories of licensees.