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Material Staging for Production order

Hello SAP folks,


  • In our blog, we will cover the steps required to perform reservation and Goods issue against the production order by the material staging in SAP S/4 Hana.

Material Staging:

  • Material staging in SAP is the process of moving raw materials or semi-finished goods from storage to a manufacturing or assembly location. It involves gathering production items to be ready at a specific time and quantity.


Step By step process flow:


Tile Name – Stage material for production


  • Click on this tile to perform the Material staging for production order.


Material staging for production order

  • In this Screen first Enter the Plant, go to Global setting.


Define Replenishment Option

  • Here Determine the Replenishment option as Stock transfer.


Define Dialog control

  • After that, move to the dialog control tab to define the Dialog steps,
  • Here change the stage replenishment proposals as D- Automatic and click the tick option.


Material Staging for Production order

  • First we need to select the Selection horizon for requirement date.
  • Now we select the Production/process order tab, here enter the production order number and click on the Execute button.


Pull list -Storage location level

  • In this screen, the system will through the total requirements line item which are the missing parts in production order.
  • Once you check the details, select all the line items and click the Replenishment proposals button.

Replenishment proposal

  • Once select the Replenishment proposal, click replenishment elements, now the system will automatically fetch the Staged qty from production order.

Replenishment Elements

  • After that, select the line items Enter the Replenishment storage location manually.

Replenishment Storage location

  • If all the line items are maintained in same storage location, click on mass change button and enter the storage location.

Mass change -Storage location

  • Here we enter the Replenishment storage location And Select the tick option.

Stage materials

  • Now select the line item and click the stage button, if it contains any Errors, system through notification, otherwise we can Save the staging.


Material Document posted -311 mvt type

  • After saving the material staging, material document number was generated for 311 movement type of transfer posting.



  • we have covered the steps required to perform reservation and Goods issue against the production order by the material staging in SAP S/4 Hana.


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Veera Manikandan

SAP S/4 HANA Cloud PP-QM Consultant.



  • For more details on Material staging process, observe the below links.

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      Author's profile photo Arun Kumar
      Arun Kumar

      Hi Manikandan,

      Nice Blog.Keep it up.Continue your good work.


      Author's profile photo Veera Manikandan Sudalaimuthu
      Veera Manikandan Sudalaimuthu
      Blog Post Author

      Hi Arun,

      Thanks for your appreciation..


      Author's profile photo Suresh Eswaran
      Suresh Eswaran

      HI Veera Manikandan Sudalaimuthu

      It's a wonderful blog, however it would be more valuable if you could define which activities are performed by warehouse personnel and production personnel. keep up the good work!!!

      Author's profile photo Samarth Shah
      Samarth Shah

      Hi, Thank you for writing this blog.