Let`s start with examples of different types of framework agreements. Here I look: In value contracts, the quantity of item is often secondary, because the total value of the order counts. For example, a « Facility Management » value contract in the amount of €1,000,000 can be concluded with a service provider. This includes the building`s three cleaning points, necessary repairs and disposal. Here, individual quantities can be allocated much less concretely, and a construction of global value makes more sense. Another example would be office supplies (pens, post-it notepads), which are too « singular » at the level of each room to be specified in a framework agreement. A framework agreement is a long-term purchase agreement with a seller that contains conditions for the material to be supplied by the seller. The framework purchase contract is often referred to as an umbrella frame or order. From the point of view of the data analyst, you can find the assignment of purchasing organizations (field: T024Z_EKORG) to possible reference purchasing organizations (field: T024Z_EKORZ) in table T024Z.

The objective of framework agreements is usually to have an upper limit or a total volume (i.e. . . .