Skip to Content

Is it possible to maintain two storage type indicators for single material

actually we have material which is having split valuations and we want to set two different storage type indicators for domestic and for import and also extended the materials in to two storage types

Here my concern is it possible to maintain 2 storage type indicators for stock placement for single material

Even we extended material in to 2 storage types but if we do MIGO for import system is taking storage bin belongs to domestic

Please help on this regard

Add comment
10|10000 characters needed characters exceeded

  • Get RSS Feed

3 Answers

  • avatar image
    Former Member
    Jul 20, 2017 at 10:03 AM

    Hello Swapnil,

    As far as I know it is not possible to have multiple storage type indicators on a single material/plant/warehouse combination.
    With regards to the split valuation I think this is usually handled using batches. The below thread sheds some light on this:

    Hope this helps, kind regards,


    Add comment
    10|10000 characters needed characters exceeded

  • Jul 20, 2017 at 10:21 AM

    Can you plz tell me how we can pick the particular bin automatically i.e. if i create TO for domestic or import

    We have maintained 2 storage types for same material one storage type for Domestic procurement and other for Import and maintained 2 fixed bins in WM2 for each storage types. In our company once MIGO posted automatic TO got generated but in TO system is taking only one bin either domestic or import bin. Kindly tell me how system will pick correct bin like for domestic material domestic storage bin and for import other bin.

    Add comment
    10|10000 characters needed characters exceeded

  • Jul 20, 2017 at 12:16 PM


    short answer: no. Or do you see any second field?

    Long answer: how should that work? Even if you have two putaway indicators - how shall the system distinguish between the two and from where should the decision come which one to use? So you have to check the available fields in the storage type sequence determination and see which one you could use. Or how should the system now that one time it is domestic and one time import?



    P.S. if you post the GR with MIGO - this is NO EWM question. Wrong tag.

    Want to learn EWM?
    Check for EWM courses @
    Get a SAP Learning Hub Subscription:

    And it is EWM. NOT eWM - Duh!
    And if your question includes the word "transfer order" - do NOT tag the question with Extended Warehouse Management!

    Add comment
    10|10000 characters needed characters exceeded