After pre-selecting a supplier, an organization enters into an agreement with that particular supplier to deliver certain items under certain conditions. When an agreement is concluded, a formal contract is usually signed with the supplier. A framework contract is therefore a long-term sales contract with a supplier. − Framework contract is a long-term sales contract between the supplier and the customer. There are two types of framework contract: a delivery plan is a long-term framework contract between the supplier and the customer for predefined material or service that is provided on predefined dates over a period of time. A delivery plan can be designed in two ways: ME2C SAP tcode for – Purchase Orders by Material Group A framework contract can be composed of the following two types: ME3B SAP tcode for – Outl. Agreements according to the requirement number.