Mutiple fact tables for one report?

HI
I have two fact tables like Shipment and Sales. They each have their own star schema but most of the dimension tables are very similar. In one report I have to combine the two fact tables. so my report would have something like date, product Shiptment and Sales.
What is the best way to set this up as shipment and sales have their own fact tables but the dimension tables that are being used in this report are common?
Do i do this in the Physical layer of the rpd and how?

you need to work in BMM layer for this..
In one of your business models where there is Sales Fact Table... bring the shipment Fact Table from the physical layer onto this buisness model , and do a complex join to the Time dimension (common dim)...
Now Bring this Shipment Fact Table from that buisness model to the Presentation Layer under the same Subject Area ( ie now a single Subject Area must have both the Fact Tables under it...
Bounce back ur servers...
Now you are good to go...

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