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Maintenance release 3.1.16

GS1 GDSN accepted the recommendation by the Operations and Technology Advisory Group (OTAG) to implement the 3.1.16 standard into the network on August 2021.

Key Milestones:

See GS1 GDSN Release Schedule

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

Data Pools should contact the GS1 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

Updated For Maintenance Release 3.1.16

Trade Item Modules Library 3.1.16 (May 2021)

GS1 GDSN Code List Document (July 2021)

Delta for release 3.1.16 (June 2021)

Delta ECL for release 3.1.16 (May 2021)

Validation Rules (May 2021)

Delta for Validation Rules 3.1.16 (May 2021)

BMS Shared Common Library (Nov 2020)

BMS Documents Carried Over From Previous Release

BMS Catalogue Item Synchronisation

BMS Basic Party Synchronisation

BMS Price Synchronisation (Oct 2019)

BMS Trade Item Authorisation

Approved Fast Track Attributes (Jul 2019)


Catalogue Item Synchronisation Schema including modules 3.1.16 (June 2021)

Changed Schemas for 3.1.16 (June 2021)

Unchanged for 3.1.16 with the exception of GS1 GDSN Common

Party Synchronisation Schema

Price Synchronisation Schema

Trade Item Authorisation Schema

Release Guidance

GS1 GDSN Unit of Measure per Category (June 2021)

GS1 GDSN Attributes with BMS ID and xPath (May 2021)

Packaging Label Guide (May 2021)

Deployed LCLs (May 2021)

Migration Document (May 2021)

GS1 GDSN Module by context (May 2021)

Unchanged for 3.1.16

GPC to Context Mapping 3.1.15 (May 2020)

Delta GPC to Context Mapping 3.1.15 (May 2020)

Flex Extension for Price commentary (Dec 2018)

About this standard

This version: 3-1-16

Publication date: Aug 2021

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Current Version
Maintenance release 3.1.27 (May 2024)
Future Version
Maintenance release 3.1.28 (August 2024)
Legacy Version
Maintenance release 3.1.26 (February 2024)
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