Cost basis type (form) [AX 2012]

Updated: February 5, 2014

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 > Setup > Commodity pricing > Cost basis type.

Use this form to set up commodity pricing cost basis types, which you associate with pricing runs. If you specify a default cost basis type on the Commodity pricing FastTab in the Inventory and warehouse management parameters form, it is assigned to all new commodity pricing runs. You can change the default to a different cost basis type at the time that you create the pricing run.

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



Cost basis type

View or enter the identification for the cost basis type. For example, you might enter NYMEX.


View or enter a description for the cost basis type. For example, you might enter New York Mercantile Exchange.

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