SAP ABAP Data Element J_1BMATUSE (Usage of the material)
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Basic Data
Data Element J_1BMATUSE
Short Description Usage of the material  
Data Type
Category of Dictionary Type D   Domain
Type of Object Referenced     No Information
Domain / Name of Reference Type J_1BMATUSE    
Data Type CHAR   Character String 
Length 1    
Decimal Places 0    
Output Length 1    
Value Table      
Further Characteristics
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Parameter ID   
Default Component name MATL_USAGE   
Change document    
No Input History    
Basic direction is set to LTR    
No BIDI Filtering    
Field Label
  Length  Field Label  
Short 10 Usage 
Medium 15 Material usage 
Long 20 Material usage 


This indicator shows the intended usage of a particular material in inventory.

Please note that each usage of a material must have a separate valuation. As soon as a material has more than one usage in a valuation area then valuation types can be used.

Input values

Material Usage:

  • 0 Resale
  • 1 Industrialization
  • 2 Consumption
  • 3 Asset

Last changed by/on SAP  19981111 
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