JAN (Japanese Article Numbering)

Description of JAN (Japanese Article Numbering)

JAN (Japanese Article Numbering)JAN (Japanese Article Numbering) is another name for the EAN-13 barcode. The first two digits - the country code - must be 45 or 49 (Japan).

Use the EAN-13 barcode type to create a JAN barcode with ActiveBarcode.


Technical data

Valid characters: 0123456789
Length: 13
Check digit: Calculated according to Modulo 10
ActiveBarcode calculates the check digit automatically.
Type#: EAN-13 - #01 - CODEEAN13