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2531980 - IBP: Business meaning of Product ID is required by Demand New Product


  • You want to introduce new products into your demand planning product portfolio.
  • However you receive below error when you try to open Manage Product Lifecycle application.

"In the default planning area XX there is no business meaning assigned for a product ID."

"Image/data in this KBA is from SAP internal systems, sample data, or demo systems. Any resemblance to real data is purely coincidental."



  • SAP Sales and Operations Planning (SCM-SOP)
  • SAP Integrated Business Planning (SCM-IBP)


SAP Integrated Business Planning for Supply Chain all versions


business meaning, manage product life cycle, demand, planning, ibp, planning area , KBA , SCM-IBP-CNF , Configuration , SCM-IBP-DM-LCP , Lifecycle Planning , Problem

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