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2717957 - LDAP fails with "Could not determine EWM reference document for item" in SAP TM direct EWM Integration


  • SAP Transportation Management (TM) with direct integration of SAP Extended Warehouse Management (EWM).

  • Delivery-based Transportation Order (DTR) maintains a shortcut Freight Order (FO) where a Freight Unit (FU) is not generated between the DTR and FO. 
  • TransportOrderLoadingAppointmentNotification_Out (LDAP) message is sent for the FO from TM to EWM and return error message:
    Could not determine EWM reference document for item <X> (/SCWM/BIF 035)
  • The <ITEM> entity in the outbound LDAP message payload references for the <BusinessTransactionDocumentReference> child entity not the ERP Delivery number but the DTR number. 
  • SAP Note 2686039 is implemented on the TM system. 



  • SAP Transportation Management 9.1+
  • SAP Transportation Management embedded in S/4HANA 1709


SAP S/4HANA 1709 ; SAP Transportation Management 9.1 ; SAP Transportation Management 9.2 ; SAP Transportation Management 9.3 ; SAP Transportation Management 9.4 ; SAP Transportation Management 9.5


FUBR, TM-INT-EWM, LDAP, loading appointment , KBA , TM-INT-EWM , Integration with Extended Warehouse Management , TM-FRM-FRO , Freight Order , Problem

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