When we create info & Maintain Quotation, by quota
we are determining the source. Also in Vendor Evaluation, we are evaluationg
vendor. When we are creating PO, from where the vendor will come from? Is it
from Quota or Vendor Evaluation?
You define source list requirements at plant level. If
a source list requirement exists, you must maintain the source list for each
material before you can order it.
The source list serves:
To define a source of supply as "fixed". Such sources
count as preferred sources over a certain period of time. For example, the fixed
vendor XXXX for material 100XX is ASA Company for the first quarter and BSB Co.
for the second quarter of the year.
Select the plants for which you wish to specify a
source list requirement
You use the source list to determine the valid source
of supply at a certain point in time.
The source list contains all the sources of supply defined
for a material and the periods during which procurement from these sources is
Following T/Code activities in Material Management
Maintain source list - ME01
Display source list - ME03
Display changes to source list - ME04
Analyze source list - ME06
Reorganize source list - ME07
Generate source list - ME05
Display source list for material- ME0M
you make the system settings that are necessary for
purchasing operations carried out using source lists.
Source list requirement for materials, It may be
necessary to include possible vendors of a material in the source list before
the material can be ordered.
The Source list requirement field in the purchasing
data of the material master record indicates whether a source list requirement
exists for a material.
You can define the Source list requirement at plant
level in IMG. Logistics -->Materials management --> Purchasing --> Source list.
Here you can see the plants for which a source list