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2371200 - Different Component Quantity shown between Maintain Bill of Material and BOM Explosion Apps


   in the app "Maintain Bill of Material" , a Quantity is maintained showing 3 decimal places but in the BOM Explosion apps , this is rounded up


Maintain Bill of Material App with Component Quantity maintained as 4.123 EA 


 Display MultiLevel BOM app with the quantity appearing as 5 instead of  4.123 EA

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  • SAP ERP Logistics (LO) 
  • SAP S/4HANA Cloud -All Versions

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Open the 'MultiLevel BOM' app
  2. Input Material , Plant , BOM Application 
  3. press 'execute'
  4. the column 'Comp. Qty (BUn)' shows quantity rounded up to next whole number ( 5  instead of 4.123 for example )


This is standard system behavior. the logic is explained in the note 115136 attached


 The customizing mentioned in the  note  115136 is currently not available as an SSCUI in S4HANA Cloud .

For the latest updates on the planned function capabilities, please refer to the SAP S/4HANA Cloud roadmap. Available under, the roadmap is updated quarterly.


Comp. Qty (BUn), CS01, CS02, CS03, CS12, Component Quantity, Rounding, MNGKO, LO-MD-BOM , "structured bill of materials" , KBA , LO-MD-BOM , Bills of Material , LO-MD-BOM-2CL , Bills of Material (Public Cloud) , PLM-FIO-BOM , Fiori UI for Material BOM , Problem


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