problem 1: Describe the methods of commodity dealing, by using exs to support your answer.
problem 2: Set out the factors which will affect the decision of where to buy.
problem 3: Describe the concept of Materials Requirements Planning (MRP).
problem 4: Analyze the costs incurred in obtaining and carrying stock inventories.
problem 5: Describe the main purpose and value of specifications to both the purchaser and the supplier.
problem 6: Describe the content, format, merits and demerits of purchasing manuals.
problem 7: Describe the steps comprised in developing a supply positioning analysis.
problem 8: Describe the merits of incoming and source inspection.