Creating Freight Units


After completing this lesson, you will be able to:

  • Create transportation requirements

Transportation Requirements

The starting point of any transportation process are transportation requirements. The document that represents a transportation requirement in SAP S/4HANA Cloud Public Edition is called freight unit. Freight units can get created based on different objects/documents depending on whether the basic process is an inbound, outbound, or stock transport process.

The following base processes can create freight units:

  • Sell from Stock (BD9)
  • Sales Scheduling Agreements (3NR)
  • Direct Procurement with Inbound Delivery (2TX)
  • Stock Transfer with Delivery (BME)
  • Lean Customer Returns (BDD)
  • Warehouse Outbound Processing (3BS)
  • Advanced Intercompany Sales (5D2)
  • Advanced Intercompany Stock Transfer (5HP)
  • Logistics with Third-Party Warehouse Management (1XQ)

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