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5379 Product group type code [B]

Desc: Code specifying the type of product group. Repr: an..3 Code Values: 1 Base x coefficient The product is grouped based on price multiplied with a coefficient. 2 No price group used Code specifying that the product is not subject to price group. 3 Catalogue Code specifying that the product is indexed in a catalogue. 4 Group of products with same price Code specifying that all the products of the group have the same price. 5 Itemized Code specifying that the product group is itemized. X 6 Base price plus Self explanatory. Note: 1. This code value will be removed effective with directory D.05A. 7 Current discount group Items in this discount group are available to the buyer at a common discount percentage. 8 Previous discount group The common discount percentage group to which an item previously belonged. 9 No group used No grouping is being used. 10 Price group Products grouped together on the basis of price. 11 Product group A code indicating a product group. 12 Promotional group Grouping of products for promotional reasons. 13 Legal A product group governed by a common set of legal rules.

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