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Use

You can use Product Cost Planning to do the following:

Features

The following graphic illustrates the aims of Product Cost Planning, which are:

  1. Calculation of the cost of goods manufactured (COGM) and the cost of goods sold (COGS) of a product
  2. Analysis of the costing results using the various reports available
  3. Provision of information for other SAP applications

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The following table describes the reports with which you can analyze the costing results:

Report

Content

Cost component split

A view of the costs of a material cost estimate broken down into cost groups, such as material costs, production costs, and overhead costs.

Itemization

Detailed information about the costs contained in a material cost estimate or base object cost estimate

Itemization by cost element

Detailed information about the costs contained in a material cost estimate or base object cost estimate, sorted by cost element

Costed multilevel BOM

Quick overview of the BOM and costs of a material cost estimate or base object cost estimate in hierarchical form

Partner cost component split

Overview of the value added portions of organizational units (partners) in relation to the total costs of a material

You can use the Product Cost Controlling Information System (CO-PC-IS) to analyze the costing results. The following table gives you an overview of the various analysis options in the Information System:

Information about Material Cost Estimates

Detailed reports

Comparative reports

Analyzing the costing run

Information about Base Planning Objects

Detailed reports

Multilevel Explosion of Base Planning Objects

Costed multilevel BOMs

Itemizations

Comparative reports

Object Comparison for Unit Costing

 

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