Enhancements to Reorder Point MRP with External Requirements

Description

The system includes sales orders and manual reservations in the requirements calculation in reorder point planning with external requirements (MRP type V1 and V2). In addition, you can set whether these requirements are relevant for MRP to the total planning horizon or only to the replenishment lead time of the material.

In release 4.0, it is possible to define which requirements the system is to include in the planning run, in addition to the customer requirements and manual reservations. To do this, select the appropriate fields in Customizing for MRP. The following requirements can be included:

Change system parameters in customizing

You can set additional requirements for MRP types V1 (manual reorder point planning with external requirements) and V2 (automatic reorder point planning with external requirements) in Customizing for MRP under Check MRP types.