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4499 Inventory movement reason code [B]
Desc: Code specifying the reason for an inventory movement.
Goods received at warehouse from another party or
Goods which have been delivered from the inventory to
another party or warehouse.
3 Scrapped parts
Adjustment due to scrapped parts.
The difference between the inventory, as physically
counted, and the inventory recorded by the system.
5 Property transfer within warehouse
An inventory movement issued when goods are moved
(physically or logically) from one owner to another,
whenever inventories are held in account of several
owners of the same product within the same warehouse.
6 Inventory recycling
This inventory movement is due to recycling of goods.
For instance, defective goods have been repaired and are
put back to the available inventory.
7 Reversal of previous movement
This inventory movement is issued to cancel a previously
8 Defects (technical)
This inventory movement corresponds to parts with
The inventory movement has been issued for commercial
The inventory movement is due to conversion of goods.
The inventory movement corresponds to goods taken out of
consigned inventory for consumption.
Data Element Cross Reference
DataElement 4499 is used in the following Batch Segments:
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