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 Trade, Commodity Management 2


Technical Data

Technical Name of Business Function


Type of Business Function

Enterprise Business Function

Available As Of

SAP Enhancement Package 3 for SAP ERP 6.0

Technical Usage

Global Trade

Application Component

Global Trade (LO-GT)

Directly Dependent Business Function Requiring Activation in Addition

Trade, Commodity Management (ISR_RET_COMMODITY)

You can use this business function to streamline and optimize your commodity trading processes while making the processes transparent across the enterprise.


You have installed the following components as of the version mentioned:

Type of Component


Is Needed Only for the Following Features

Software Component



  • Enables A2A Enterprise SOA for commodity management

  • Provides commodity management front office products for ISVs

  • Integrates the Trading and Schedulers Workbench (TSW) with the Trading Contract (GTM) enabling commodity trading scenarios for oil and gas industries including "Commodity SL" of partner Triple Point Technology

  • Provides a fully-integrated, scalable, end-to-end solution for sourcing, selling, trading, and logistic processing of all commodities

  • Offers outbound messages of trading expenses for capturing actual expense data in the front trading office system as well as a synchronous update service

  • Provides visibility over all aspects of your commodities processing across the enterprise ensuring transparency for optimal portfolio management; reducing risk, increasing financial execution; and enabling compliance for all transactions