SAP Production Planning (PP)
SAP Production Planning (SAP PP) module is developed specifically to support the manufacturing activities and processes.
This SAP component is also closely related to the sale and distribution of goods.
SAP PP plays a crucial role in a manufacturer's supply chain and integrates with other SAP modules, such as Materials Management (MM), Sales and Distribution (SD), Plant Maintenance (PM), Quality Management (QM), Finance (FI), Controlling (CO).
SAP PP comprises various business activities - material requirements planning, bill of material, routings and capacity planning and can be configured to meet the specific industry requirements, such as discrete manufacturing, repetitive manufacturing, and process manufacturing.