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Requisition Import For Drop Ship Order Errors With The Suggested Buyer Is Not A Valid Buyer Or Employee (Doc ID 844112.1)

Last updated on JULY 08, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Order Management - Version to 12.1.3 [Release 11.5.10 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to run Requisition Import for a Drop Ship order, the following error occurs:


The suggested buyer is not a valid buyer or employee.

Exception Report shows the following error also:

Transaction Column Name Error Message
------------ ------------------ ---------------------------------------
  XXXX SUGGESTED_BUYER_ID The suggested buyer is not a valid buyer or employee

Cause: You entered an invalid buyer.
Action: Enter a valid buyer.


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Order Management Super User Responsibility
2. Enter a drop ship order for an item
3. Run Workflow Background Process
4. Run Requisition Import
5. Completes with error shown in the Requisition Import Exceptions Report.




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