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Maintenance release 3.1.5

GDSN has accepted the recommendation by the Operations and Technology Advisory Group (OTAG) to implement the 3.1.5 standard into the network during the normally scheduled maintenance window of 12 May 2018.

Key Milestones:

See 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.

This release will encompass the December 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

Updated For Maintenance Release 3.1.5

Trade Item Modules Library v3.1.5 (Jan 2018)

GDSN Code List Document (Mar 2018)

Delta for release 3.1.5 (Jan 2018)

Delta ECL for release 3.1.5 (Mar 2018)

Validation Rules (Jan 2018)

Delta for Validation Rules 3.1.5 (Jan 2018)

BMS Documents Carried Over From Previous Release

BMS Catalogue Item Synchronisation

BMS Basic Party Synchronisation

BMS Price Synchronisation

BMS Trade Item Authorisation

Approved FastTrack Attributes


Catalogue Item Synchronisation Schema including modules 3.1.5

Changed Schemas for 3.1.5

Unchanged for 3.1.5 (except for shared common)

Party Synchronisation Schema

Price Synchronisation Schema

Trade Item Authorisation Schema

Context mapping documents

GDSN Module by context (Jan 2018)

GPC to Context Mapping 3.1.5 (Dec 2017)

Delta GPC to Context Mapping 3.1.5 (Dec 2017)

GDSN Attributes with xPath

GDSN Unit of Measure per Category

About this standard

This version: 3-1-5

Publication date: May 2018

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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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