The activities associated with determining the achievable plan based on available demand and resources. The balancing process will identify matching demand/supply, demand gaps and supply gaps.
This process is generally automated due to the number of calculations.
Alternative names include: Supply/Demand Netting, Supply/Demand Pegging
|P1||Plan Supply Chain Operations||2||P1|
|P104||Balance Supply & Demand||3||P104|
|S&OP||Sales & Operations Planning||S&OP|