Foreign Trade and Customs in sales and distribution module | SAP SD PDF material

As markets become increasingly more global and business structures more complex, the need for accuracy in handling the foreign trade needs of a business is gaining rapidly in importance.SAP’s R/3 Foreign Trade / Customs application (FT) provides the tools you need to compete effectively in today’s fast-paced market. It is designed to help you meet the rapidly changing foreign trade requirements of your business.

SAP’s R/3 Foreign Trade application
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Contents of this tutorial
Foreign Trade / Customs (SD-FT)……………. 5
Benefits of Using SAP Foreign Trade/Customs…………………..8
The Situation Within Your Own Country – Scenarios …………..9
Scenario – Importing from a Third Country ……………………….13
US Customs Entry Process…………………………………………….18
Scenario – Import Involving a Letter of Credit ……………………21
Scenario – Exporting to a Third Country……………………………24
Scenario – Export Involving a Letter of Credit ……………………30
Scenario – Trade based on a Free Trade Agreement………….33
Scenario – Importing to a Member Country of a Customs Union…………..35
Scenario – Exporting from a Customs Union …………………….39
Scenario – Trade within a Customs Union …………………………43
Foreign Trade: Inbound Processing in the SAP System ……45
Foreign Trade Data in Purchasing Documents………………….48
Maintenance of FT Data in Purchasing Documents …………..50
Scenario – Daily Import Operations …………………………………..52
Using the Foreign Trade Import/Export Journals……………….54
Using Variants……56
Import Simulation….57
Simulating an Import Transaction ……………………………………58
Foreign Trade: Outbound Processing in the SAP System …59
Foreign Trade Data in SD Documents……………………………….62
Maintenance of Foreign Trade Data in SD Documents ………65
Scenario – Daily Export Operations…………………….67
Using the Foreign Trade Import/Export Journals……………….69
Using Variants……71

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