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2952438 - Error ME154 happens when creating purchase order for subcontracting item category


Error ME154 'Not possible to determine any components' happens when creating purchase order for subcontracting item category.


  • Sourcing and Procurement
  • SAP S/4HANA Cloud

Reproducing the Issue

Create a PO with item category L.

BOM and Production version have been maintained.


The release date in PO is out of valid range of Production version.

Release date should be calculated as below:

Delivery date - Planned delivery time - Purchase processing time(working day) = Release date(Start date for planned order)


Adjust the delivery date in PO or maintain a proper valiad range of Production version date.


S4, HANA, ME154 , KBA , MM-PUR-PO , Purchase Orders , How To


SAP S/4HANA Cloud 2005 ; SAP S/4HANA Cloud 2102