Shipment cost processing

Description

As of release 4.0A, the following functions for shipment cost processing are available in the R/3 Transportation component:

You can, for example, create condition records for certain freight classes, means of transport, postal codes or tariff zones.
Shipment costing is carried out using SAP pricing functionality which has been enhanced for certain functions and in shipment-relevant areas. These functions include shipment comparison, the determination of geographical influencing factors or the determination of the pricing and settlement date.
The following functions are available for this:

The shipment cost document is used for defining shipment costs. It contains information on the costs determined, the related basic data and the settlement data. It also contains general information and is integrated into the document flow.

Change system parameters in customizing

You can maintain the following control parameters for shipment cost processing:

You will find a description of these control parameters in the Implementation Guide in chapter: Shipment costs.

Further notes

You will find further information on shipment costs in the online documentation.