The 2015 version of the 10th edition of the International Classification of Goods and Services for the Purposes of the Registration of Marks, i.e. Nice Classification (NCL(10-2015)) published by the World Intellectual Property Office (WIPO) will come into effect on 1 January 2015.

China Trademark Office (CTMO), as a member of the Nice Union, will also adopt on 1 January 2015 an updated version of the Classification Table of Similar Goods and Services, incorporating changes brought by NCL(10-2015) to the previous version of the Nice Classification. 

The Chinese translation of the changes of NCL(10-2015) as adapted to the Classification Table is available here.