Function documentationDetail Screens in Unit Costing

 

You can process costing items in the list screen or detail screen of unit costing.

  • The list screen provides an overview of all costing items.

  • The detail screen provides an overview of a particular costing item.

    You access the detail screen of a costing item by choosing Details (Details) in the list screen.

Features

Function

Depending on the item category, the detail screen of a costing item contains the following data:

Field

Definition

Item Category

Identifies an item as a material or an internal activity. Specifies which data is determined automatically and which data you need to enter.

Resource

Depending on the item category, contains the required master data (such as material master record for materials, activity type and cost center for internal activities)

No cost comp. split indicator

For item categories M, E, and P, stipulates that the value of the item shall not be determined through a cost component split

If you select this indicator, a price is selected based on the valuation strategy (for example, for a material from the material master). You can also enter the value for the item manually.

Note Note

This function is only applicable to material costing without quantity structure. In all other cases, the items are valued based on the valuation variant and not using cost component splits.

End of the note.

Work center and Plant of work center

Indicates which work center and resource were assigned to the item, and in which plant.

The work center and the plant of the work center can be entered for each item. With item category E (internal activity), the cost center is determined from the work center and plant.

Description

Transferred automatically or entered manually.

Formula

The formula for the operation with item categories S and 0 is entered manually.

Cost element

Either determined automatically (material or activity type) or entered manually.

Quantity

Must be entered manually.

Unit of measure

Either determined automatically (material or activity type) or entered manually.

IndepOfLotSize indicator

Item is independent of the lot size. That is, the item is not adjusted if the lot size changes.

Total price

Either calculated automatically (material or activity type) or entered manually (variable items). The currency is in accordance with the currency display you selected.

Fixed price

Portion of the total price that is treated as fixed costs.

Price entered manually indicator

Set automatically if you have entered the price for an item manually

Total value

Item quantity multiplied by the total price for each unit of measure

Fixed value

Portion of the total value that is treated as fixed costs

Currency

Depending on the currency display, this is either the controlling area currency, the foreign currency of the item, or the foreign currency of the costing header (menu option Settings).