Maintenance release 3.1.3

Maintenance release 3.1.3

Legacy version

GDSN has accepted the recommendation by the Operations and Technology Advisory Group (OTAG) to implement the 3.1.3 standard into the network during the normally scheduled maintenance window of 4 November 2017.

Key Milestones:

  • 25 Oct 2016 Cut-off date for work requests eligible for this release 
  • 28 Feb 2017 ECL Cut-off Date
  • 24 Feb 2017 Validation Rule – Final Documentation
  • 14 Apr 2017 Estimated delivery date of final GS1 documentation 
  • 14 Apr 2017 AVP Migration Documentation
  • 14 Apr 2017 BMS Publication
  • 26 Aug 2017 Beta Environment
  • 04 Nov 2017 Production Deployment 

As content for this release is developed it will be posted to this webpage followed by an announcement to the community to ensure visibility.

This release is currently expected to encompass the June 2017 Global Product Classification (GPC) Publication, Efficient Code List (ECL) and Attribute Value Pair (AVP) updates. This release will also include many Work Requests (WR) that have been submitted since the GDSN Major Release solution cut-off date. Additional content may be included based on the final solution documentation.

Data Pools should contact the GDSN Data Pool Helpdesk to understand the plan for the update. Trading Partners should work with their Data Pools on understanding the release and any impacts to business processes.

Business Message Standards including Message Schemas 


Context mapping documents

Fast Track Attributes


Current Version

Maintenance release 3.1.14 (November 2020)

Future Versions

Legacy Version

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