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Pricing calculation (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 > Periodic > Commodity pricing > Pricing calculation.

Use this form to create a new pricing calculation for a specific cost basis type and effective period. If you set up more than one pricing calculation that uses the same cost basis type, the effective periods cannot overlap. After you save a pricing calculation, you can use the Commodity pricing button to add pricing details in the Commodity pricing form.

Tasks that use this form

Copy lines from an existing pricing run to a new pricing run

Create a commodity pricing calculation

The following tables provide descriptions for the controls in this form.




Commodity pricing

Open the Commodity pricing form to add the pricing details for a new pricing calculation, or view pricing information for an existing pricing calculation.


Open the Copy pricing calculation form and select a pricing calculation to copy the lines for this calculation to the new calculation.


This button is available for existing pricing calculations that do not have any commodity pricing lines. If Previous run is assigned to a newly created pricing calculation, then the commodity pricing lines from the previous runs are automatically copied to the new pricing calculation.




Pricing calculation

The identifier assigned to the pricing calculation.

Cost basis type

View or select the cost basis type for the pricing calculation.


View or select the site for the pricing calculation.

Run effective date

View or select the date on which the pricing calculation becomes effective.

Run expiry date

View or select the date on which the pricing calculation expires.

Previous run

Select the identifier for a previous pricing calculation to copy lines from that pricing calculation to the new one. Both pricing calculations must use the same cost basis type. When you use the Commodity pricing button to open the Commodity pricing form, the lines from the previous pricing calculation automatically appear for the new pricing calculation. You can change the information as applicable.

See also

About commodity pricing

Copy pricing calculation (form)

Commodity pricing (form)

Pricing calculation (form)

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