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 Material Segmentation in MRP


With this business function, you can use the consumption priority to define the sequence in which the system consumes the planned independent requirements (PIR). In addition, using this business function you can enable the system to determine the default requirement segment during MRP based on the Customizing activity Purchase Requisitions under Start of the navigation path Logistics - General Next navigation step Segmentation Next navigation step Define Segment Value for Automatic Determination End of the navigation path.

Technical Details

Technical Name of Product Feature


Product Feature Is


Country Dependency

Valid for all countries

Software Component Version

SAP_APPL (617) SP7

Application Component

LO-SGT-PP-MRP (Material Requirement Planning)

Available as of

SAP ERP 6.0 Enhancement Package 7 Support Package Stack 07

Required Business Functions


Material Segmentation Across Logistics 2 (BF_LOG_Segmentation_02

Effects on Existing Data

The user interface for the following transaction has been reworked.



UI element



SGTD (Push button)

See also

For more information about material segmentation, see SAP Library on SAP Help Portal under Start of the navigation path SAP ERP Next navigation step SAP ERP Central Component Next navigation step Logistics Next navigation step Logistics - General Next navigation step Segmentation (LO-SGT) End of the navigation path.