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2586600 - Error message: "Inventory in logistics area not available"

Symptom

Error message: "Inventory in logistics area not available" is triggered even source logistics area is flagged as negative stock allowed.

Environment

SAP Business Bydesign All versions

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Internal Logistics work center.
  2. Go to Task Control view.
  3. Show all and search task XXX (XXX stands for task ID).
  4. Click Confirm.
  5. Enter Actual quantity.
  6. Enter source logistics area as ABC (ABC stands for source logistics area ID).
  7. Press Enter on the keyboard.
  8. Error message:  Inventory in logistics area not available

Cause

The issue may happen during goods issuing as well. It is because the allocation type and allocation scope is maintained for logistics area ABC. The allocation type and allocation scope should not be defined when negative stock indicator is enabled for the logistics area.

Resolution

  1. Go to Supply Chain Design Master Data.
  2. Go to Location View.
  3. Click Edit Layout.
  4. Find Logistics Area ABC.
  5. Leave the allocation type and allocation scope blank.
  6. Click save and close.

Keywords

Negative stock allowed, Post Goods Issue , KBA , AP-LDM , Location Data Management , How To

Product

SAP Business ByDesign all versions