(PM) Demand forecast (form)

Applies To: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Feature Pack, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

Click Inventory management > Inquiries > Forecast > Demand forecast.

Use this form to create and view demand forecast lines. You can create demand forecast lines for items, item groups, customer accounts, and customer groups.

For each forecast line, you select the forecast model to use. Then specify the item, and the quantity or the transaction amount. You can also set up a time schedule for when to allocate the forecast quantity.

The following table provides descriptions for the controls in this form.


This information is specific to Process manufacturing production and logistics.

For more information about the features and controls in this form, see:

 Demand forecast (form).




CW quantity

The quantity for the demand forecast, stated in catch weight units.

CW unit

The unit of measure that is used with the catch weight.

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