PRODUCTION INPUT FACTORS

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/1-4020-0612-8_748

To manufacture goods, several inputs are essential. Manufacturing transforms inputs into value for the customer. Traditionally one considers three types of input factor: labour, capital, materials and components. In more recent times, management systems and information are considered as additional factors.

See  International manufacturing production kanban;   Production ordering kanban .

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