ABC Analysis in Inventory Control - The Issue of Stability

The role of ABC analysis in inventory management is questioned. It is suggested that in some applications, particularly in the management of spare parts inventories, there is often insufficient stability in usage patterns to make ABC analysis a worthwhile approach.


Issue Date:
Dec 01 1989
Publication Type:
Working or Discussion Paper
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/266986
Language:
English
Total Pages:
9
Series Statement:
Working Paper No. 13/89




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