Movement Statistics: What Populates MVT_AREA?

(Doc ID 790042.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 30, 2015

Applies to:

Supply Chain Globalization - Version: 11.5.10.2
Information in this document applies to any platform.
EXECUTABLE:INVCMVT - Movement Statistics Processor
REPORT:INVSTMVT.RDF - Movement Statistics Report

Goal

Have questions running about the Movement Statistics.

-- Situation
Every once in a while, the Movement Statistics processor results in errors when it attempts to
populate the Area field MVT_AREA on the Movement records that are created.

-- Steps
View > Requests > Submit: Movement Statistics
Run the Movement Statistic Processor.
Run the Movement Statistic Report.

-- Other Notes
This only occurs for a couple of select customers for dispatches.
Unsure why some customer dispatches are attempting to populate this value.
The intrastat submissions do not leverage the Area.
This is causing occassional Exceptions.

-- Workaround
Delete the area on the Movement record and re-validate

-- Business Impact
Use are using Movement Statistics for Intrastat reporting for non-US (European) entity.
Invalid areas are causing errors.

Solution

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