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Learn SAP MRP in 11 Steps

 
 
 
Study Material Contributed by Ulhas Kavle - Senior SAP Consultant, Mahindra Satyam
 
 

Learn SAP MRP in 11 Steps

 
Learn SAP MRP in 11 Steps
 

 

After knowing - what is SAP MRP and its concept, SAP MRP configuration, Master Data involved in SAP MRP, we can jump to understanding the way in which the SAP MRP programs function. The following documentation arranged in links would take you through the 11 steps to understand the SAP MRP Concepts in detail.

 

 

 

Presentation of the SAP MRP Documentation

 

 

The SAP MRP Documentation is presented in 11 Simple steps which will be explained in 11 different Links on this website.

 

 

The following steps are executed in SAP MRP in the sequence given. Each step is executed one after the other. To understand and learn SAP MRP, you can should know the occurrence sequence and the details of each step.

 

 

Pre-requisites = Configuring SAP MRP

 

 

 

Step

Step by Step Page Links to Explain the methodical working of SAP MRP - Material Requirement Planning

 

1

Understanding SAP MRP and the purpose

 

2

Creation of Material Master MRP Views and Assignment of MRP Types

 

3

Planning File Entry and the Selection of Materials for SAP MRP Run

 

4

Defining Planning Control Parameters for SAP MRP Run

 

5

Understanding the Types of Planning Runs in SAP MRP

 

6

Calculation of Shortage Quantities in SAP MRP Run and creation of Procurement proposals - Net requirement Planning or Gross Requirement Planning

 

7

Lot Size calculations for the Procurement Proposals in an SAP MRP Run

 

8

Scheduling of the Procurement Proposals in an SAP MRP Run

 

9

Determination of the type of Procurement Proposal – External or Internal

 

10

BOM Explosion to calculate the quantities of header material and its dependent requirements.

 

11

MRP Run Analysis using Stock Requirement List