Accession Number : ADA320597

Title :   Defense Inventory: Spare and Repair Parts Inventory Costs Can Be Reduced.

Corporate Author : GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC NATIONAL SECURITY AND INTERNATIONAL A FFAIRS DIV

PDF Url : ADA320597

Report Date : JAN 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : This report discusses how the military services can reduce their spare and repair parts storage and holding costs by consolidating and/or disposing of inventory that is not needed to meet current operating and war reserve requirements or is requested infrequently.

Descriptors :   *COST EFFECTIVENESS, *INVENTORY CONTROL, *INVENTORY ANALYSIS, MILITARY FORCES(UNITED STATES), MILITARY SUPPLIES, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, OPERATIONAL READINESS, COST ESTIMATES, SUPPLY DEPOTS, SPARE PARTS, STOCKPILES.

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE