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Planning Cycle and Delivery Cycle

Hi Expert,

Please help me to understand.

I have set my material master with parameter :

Forecast every week = 7 Pcs (1 Pc/day)

Planned delivery time = 1 day

Planning cycle every Monday

Delivery cycle every Wednesday

Today august 22 2016 (monday).

When i run MRP, system create purchase requition = 12 Pcs (with delivery date on wednesday august 24 2016).

Can anyone please explain me, why system suggest MRP = 12 Pcs?



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    Posted on Aug 22, 2016 at 11:14 AM


    Please check the lot size may be it is weekly like WB also check minimum lot size , any rounding value defined in materials master MRP 1 view.

    Best Regards,


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    • Former Member

      Dear Brahmankar,

      Thanks a lot for your reply.

      I've got my mistake.

      My planning calendar is 5 days/week. It should be 7 days/week.

      I checked it in WB02. After change this calendar, i get the order quantity that i want.

      Thank You.



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