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2388548 - Negative stock not permitted in logistics area ABC, material PQR while creating Stock transfer Order.

Symptom

While trying to release the Outbound delivery in Stock transfer Order, the system gives you below error message even if stock is available for product PQR.

Negative stock not permitted in logistics area ABC, material PQR.

Environment

SAP Business ByDesign

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Outbound Logistics Work Center.
  2. Under Delivery Control, Navigate to Delivery Proposals View.
  3. Search for  the relevant Delivery Request id.
  4. Select Go.
  5. Select Post Goods Issue  and Select Propose Quantities.
  6. Select Release.

Error message appears Negative stock not permitted in logistics area ABC, material PQR.

  1. Go to Outbound Logistics Work Center
  2. In Common tasks Navigate to Stock Overview
  3. Select Product PQR and Site as XYZ
  4. Select Go

We observe On-hand Stock with N quantities.

Cause

The On-Hand stock available for material PQR in the logistics area ABC is allocated and assigned to a Warehouse Order which is still in process.

Since there is not enough stock available in logistics are ABC, system gives the reported error.

Resolution

It is necessary to maintain stock for logistics area ABC.

You will be able to create Stock transfer Order successfully.

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Product

SAP Business ByDesign all versions