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Material requirement for non BOM item

former_member225622
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Dear Experts,

I seek your expert inputs to resolve the below scenario.

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We have material A in the BOM. Material B is not maintained in any BOM.

Regular requirements available for material A. Material A is purchased in lots (ex. 10 tons) We need to purchase material B(10 kg) also with A, as B should mix with A before production. Since B is not maintained in the BOM, we cannot see the exact requirement.

Is there a way to get an automatic PR/PO when requirement is there for material A?Ex. We need an automatic order for B 10kg for each 10tons of material A.

Thanks

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Accepted Solutions (1)

Prasath
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Hi buddhika.udayanga,

If you know the planned monthly consumption for material B you can maintain the re-order point or safety stock with required round up qty So that it will create Purchase requisition when we run MRP whenever it goes below the required Qty.

Reg

Prasath E

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Answers (1)

alt7
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You can create new material which contains material A and B as BOM.

former_member225622
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Hi,

Let's forget about the BOM.

My requirement is to automatically trigger a requirement for material B when material requirement of A reaches some quantity.

Ex: if A requirement is 10K kg, automatic requirement should be there for 15kg of B.