Total Actual Cost Differs from Total Weighted Cost When Using Custom Exchange Rates (Doc ID 1063319.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 08, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Transportation Management - Version: 5.5.05.06 to 6.1 - Release: 5.5 to 6.1
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On OTM Version, 5.5.05.06, Find that when using a custom currency exchange rate, the Shipment costs Total Actual Cost and Total Weighted cost differ. While the total weighted cost is correct, the total actual cost is wrong
EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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Expect that the total actual cost and total weighted cost are the same

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Set up a custom currency exchange rate between USD and another currency
2. Set up a rate to use this exchange rate to cost a shipment per equipment
3. Plan an order using this rate and see that the Total Actual cost and Total weighted costs are slightly different

Cause

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