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 TRM, Trade Repository Reporting, Combined Files


With this product feature you can send either one file per trade repository message or you can send combined files. In the case of a combined file the system combines into one file trade repository messages that share the same company code, trade repository, and format tree. It is also possible to import a combined file. In addition, the import functionality is enhanced by the possibility to upload multiple files from a folder.

Technical Details

Technical Name of Product Feature


Product feature is


Country Dependency

Valid for all countries

Software Component Version


Application Component



SAP Enhancement Package 5 (SP14) for SAP ERP 6.0

SAP Enhancement Package 6 (SP12) for SAP ERP 6.0

SAP enhancement package 6 for SAP ERP 6.0, version for SAP HANA, Support Package 07

SAP Enhancement Package 7 (SP04) for SAP ERP 6.0

Required Business Function(s)

TRM, New Instruments, Accounting Enhancements, Reporting(FIN_TRM_LR_FI_AN_3)

Existing Data

Changed Transactions

  • The Monitor for Trade Repository Objects (transaction FTR_TARO_MONITOR) is enhanced by the sending options Send One File per Message and Send Combined Files. On the selction screen is the new area Sending Parameters where you can enter the maximal number of Messages per File. In addition, the new indicator Read Last Error Message is available and also you can use the function Latest TAROs in the list of trade repository objects to shorten the working list.

  • The function Send Trade Repository Objects (transaction FTR_TARO_SEND) has been enhanced by the following:

    • the new indicator Combined Files. When you set this indicator, the selected trade repository messages will be send in combined files.

    • the new field Messages per File to enter the maximal number of messages per file.

    • Import Trade Repository Objects (transaction FTR_TARO_IMPORT)

  • The import functionality is able to import a combined file as well. In addition, you now can upload multiple files by choosing a folder.


Changed Customizing

  • BAdI: Create File Based on TARO Content has got the new method FILE_CREATE_MULTI, the already existing method FILE_CREATE is obsolete.