BFR Beginning Segment for Planning Schedule
To indicate the beginning of a planning schedule transaction set; whether a ship or delivery based forecast; and related forecast envelope dates
Code identifying purpose of transaction set
If BFR01 contains the value "04" (Net Change), BFR09 is required.
Reference information as defined for a particular Transaction Set or as specified by the Reference Identification Qualifier
R0203: At least one of BFR-02 or BFR-03 is required
BFR02 is the identifying number for a forecast assigned by the orderer/purchaser.
Number identifying a release against a Purchase Order previously placed by the parties involved in the transaction
Code identifying the type of dates used when defining a shipping or delivery time in a schedule or forecast
Code identifying the type of quantities used when defining a schedule or forecast
BFR06 is the forecast horizon start date: The date when the forecast horizon (envelope) begins.
BFR07 is the forecast horizon end date: The date when the forecast horizon (envelope) ends.
BFR08 is the date forecast generated: The date the forecast data was generated.
BFR09 is the date forecast updated: The date the forecast was updated with "net change" data. (Used only when data element 353 in BFR01 contains the value "04", meaning net change.)
Identifying number for Purchase Order assigned by the orderer/purchaser
Code identifying type of planning schedule used
Code indicating type of action