Forecast Consumption Planning Basis Features and Functions
Forecast Consumption Planning Basis: Some form of forecast is usually required to drive a production plan out far enough into the future to order raw materials and schedule other resources. This question tries to determine how the actual production plan relates to the forecast as well as actual customer orders.
- Build to forecast
- Consume forecast through customer orders
- Greater of forecast and customer orders
- Forecast plus customer orders
Master Production Scheduling (MPS) Features and Functions