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Function documentation Goods Receipt  Locate the document in its SAP Library structure


With the goods receipt (GR) you post the physical inward movement of goods from an external vendor or from production and then complete a goods movement, which leads to an increase in the warehouse stock.

You have the option of planning goods receipts and in so doing of monitoring stock of ordered or in-house produced materials.


In the AFS system you have the option of processing goods receipts at SKU level and of using AFS-specific additional functions that are available independent of the reference of the goods receipt. For detailed information on AFS enhancements, please see the following documentation:

Please see the appropriate SAP standard documentation for the Effects of Posting a Goods Receipt.

AFS Restrictions

When posting goods receipts, other receipts, or transfer postings, a missing parts check is not executed at SKU level.

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