Large Usage (USG) Variance is being Generated For a Production Batch (Doc ID 2054357.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Process Manufacturing Financials - Version 12.1.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 12.1.1 version, Standard Cost Process

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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For a particular production batch, the usage variance posting is very large.

The customer is using Standard Costing

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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That there is no large usage variance value.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Production Supervisor>Batches
2. Create, release, progress, complete and close the batch.
3. Run the OPM Pre-Processor

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, there is a large usage variance posting and this indicates that the accounting has not generated properly for the batch and this impact accounting and period closing.

Cause

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