SAP Define an MRP Controller (Material Requirements Planning)

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The MRP Controller in SAP, Material Requirements Planning Controller, is a mandatory field in Material Master.

It represents the person, or group, that will be responsible of controlling the material workflow scheduling.

In order to define a new MRP Controller, go to the SPRO customizing transaction, under Production > Material Requirements Planning > Master Data > Define MRP Controllers

SAP Define an MRP Controller (Material Requirements Planning) : MRP Controller definition in SPRO
MRP Controller definition in SPRO

There, the available entries will be displayed, or clicking on the New Entries button will allow the creation of a new one

SAP Define an MRP Controller (Material Requirements Planning) : Create a new MRP Controller
Create a new MRP Controller

Enter all the mandatory details : Plant, code, description, business area, profit center, recipient type and recipient

SAP Define an MRP Controller (Material Requirements Planning) : MRP Controller creation screen
MRP Controller creation screen

When saving, give a Customizing request number

SAP Define an MRP Controller (Material Requirements Planning) : Customization request box
Customization request box

And voilà ! A confirmation message Data was saved should be displayed

SAP Define an MRP Controller (Material Requirements Planning) : MRP Controller creation message
MRP Controller creation message

MRP group in SAP

SAP MRP group is used to separate and identify distinct planning responsibilities. MRP group SAP are used for different planning strategies and consumption modes for example.

SAP MRP definition

MRP SAP meaning is Material Requirements Planning. The MRP definition in SAP is to calculate all requirements for a given production cycle, the MRP control will check all requirements.

The SAP MRP transactions will define for example which time is necessary to produce a chosen amount on time, and found out what could be missing, like some raw material stock, or other products based on their SAP material type and the production recipe.

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Lois Flores, 2018-08-19
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