- Words: 910
- Length: 3 Pages
- Topic: Careers
- Paper #: 25473924
In such a case, there is a substantial risk of inventory becoming obsolete, while production costs are also increased.
The four costs involved include basic production, changes in production rate, inventory holding, and backlog costs. Specifically, the first includes material costs, labor costs, and compensation. The second involves hiring, training, and costs involved in laying off workers. Inventory holding costs involves storage, insurance, taxes and obsolescence, while backlogs costs are