Define shipment types

In this step, you define the shipment types which contain all the essential control features for the shipment document.

Essential control elements of the shipment type are, for example:

The shipment types represent the different forms of transportation processing in sales and distribution.

The following forms of transportation processing are distinguished:

Activities

You can create a new shipment type in the following way:

1. Enter an alphanumeric key with a maximum of 4 characters together with a textual description.
2. Maintain the control elements in the detail screen.