UNUnited Nations Economic Commission for Europe
United Nations Centre for Trade Facilitation and Electronic Business


Sixteenth session, 8 - 10 December 2010
Salle VII, Palais des Nations
Geneva, Switzerland 


In-session documents

Opening (Andrey Vasilyev, Deputy Executive Secretary of UNECE)

Item 1 : Adoption of the agenda
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/1 - Annotated provisional Agenda ENG FRE RUS
Item 2 : Matters arising since the fifteenth session
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/2 - Progress report on the implementation of EXCOM decisions regarding UN/CEFACT ENG FRE RUS
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/2/Add.1 - Report to EXCOM
Submitted by the UN/CEFACT Bureau for information
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ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/2/Add.2 - Report to EXCOM
Submitted by the UNECE secretariat for information
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Item 3 : Bureau overview of developments

Bureau overview of developments

Item 4 : Activities of the Forum Management Group and the Permanent Groups
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/4 - Activities of the FMG and the Permanent Groups: Activities since the fifteenth session ENG FRE RUS

Reports of the Forum Management Group and the Permanent Groups

Item 5 : Activities of Rapporteur for Africa
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/5 - Report of the Rapporteur for Africa ENG FRE RUS
Item 6 : Strategic directions and next steps
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/7 - Mapping of 2008 and 2009 Plenary requests and survey of member States’ needs to the UN/CEFACT 2010-2011 programme of work ENG - -

The way forward (Stuart Feder, Chair of UN/CEFACT)

Item 7 : New and revised standards and recommendations
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/8 - Draft Annex to Recommendation N°. 6 to accommodate e-invoicing ENG



ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/9 - Recommendation N°. 20: Codes for units of measure used in international trade ENG FRE RUS
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/10 - Recommendation N°. 21: Codes for passengers, types of cargo, packages and packaging materials (Revision 8.1: Annex V and Annex VI: codes representations of package type names used in international trade) ENG FRE RUS
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/11 - Recommendation N°. 23: Freight Cost Code - FCC Harmonization of the Description of Freight Costs and Other Charges ENG FRE RUS
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/12 - Recommendation N°. 28: Codes for types of means of transport ENG



ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/13 - Recommendation N°. 34: Data Simplification and Standardization for International Trade ENG FRE RUS
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/14 - Recommendation N°. 37: Signed Digital Evidence Interoperability Recommendation ENG FRE RUS
Item 8 : UN/CEFACT structure, mandate, terms of reference and procedures
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/15 - Draft revised mandate, terms of reference and procedures for UN/CEFACT ENG FRE RUS
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/16 - Overview of proposed changes to R.650 REV 4 and related documents ENG FRE RUS
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/17 - Draft revised rules of procedure for the UN/CEFACT Bureau ENG FRE RUS
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/18 - Draft revised Code of Conduct ENG FRE RUS
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/19 - Abbreviations and definitions for the revised mandate, terms of reference and procedure for the UN/CEFACT and related documents ENG FRE RUS
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/20 - Draft revised UN/CEFACT Intellectual Property Rights Policy ENG FRE RUS
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/21 - Feedback from the Netherlands: submitted by the delegation of the Netherlands ENG - -
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/22 - Draft procedures for developing and approving cooperation agreements, cooperation plans and collaboration statements ENG FRE RUS
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/23 - Comments by the secretariat regarding proposals made in documents submitted under agenda item 8 ENG - -
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/24 - Draft revised open development process ENG FRE RUS
Item 9 : Review of the mandates of the Permanent Groups
Item 10 : Election of Bureau vice-chairs

Item 11 : Other business

Overview of ISO/TC 154 (Atsuko Saruhashi and Brian Stanton)

Item 12 : Adoption of the report
ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2010/25 - Report of the Session ENG FRE RUS