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Maintenance release 3.1.18

GS1 GDSN accepted the recommendation by the Operations and Technology Advisory Group (OTAG) to implement the 3.1.18 standard into the network on November 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 3.1.18

GS1 GDSN Code List Document (Nov 2021) 

Delta ECL for release 3.1.18 (Nov 2020) 

BMS Documents Carried Over From Previous Release

Trade Item Modules Library 3.1.17 (Oct 2021)

Validation Rules (Oct 2021)

Delta for Validation Rules 3.1.17 (Oct 2021)

BMS Shared Common Library (Aug 2021)

BMS Catalogue Item Synchronisation

BMS Basic Party Synchronisation

BMS Price Synchronisation (Oct 2019)

BMS Trade Item Authorisation

Approved Fast Track Attributes (Jul 2019)


Unchanged for 3.1.18 

Catalogue Item Synchronisation Schema including modules 3.1.17 (Aug 2021)

Changed Schemas for 3.1.17 (Aug 2021)

Party Synchronisation Schema

Price Synchronisation Schema

Trade Item Authorisation Schema

Release Guidance

GS1 GDSN Unit of Measure per Category (Nov 2021)

Packaging Label Guide (Nov 2021)

Unchanged for 3.1.18

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

Deployed LCLs (Aug 2021)

GPC to Context Mapping 3.1.17 (Nov 2021)

Delta GPC to Context Mapping 3.1.17 (Nov 2021)

Migration Document (Aug 2021)

GS1 GDSN Module by context (May 2021)

Flex Extension for Price commentary (Dec 2018)

About this standard

This version: 3.1.18

Publication date: Feb 2022

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Current Version
Maintenance release 3.1.24 (August 2023)
Future Version
Maintenance release 3.1.25 (November 2023)
Legacy Version
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