Availability of raw materials , Operation Management

Factors responsible for plant location choice - Availability of Raw Materials

Areas where industrial raw materials are easily available obviously exert greater pull on location of industrial undertaking. Nearness to raw  materials offers  such  advantages as:

  1. Reduced cost of transportation,
  2. Regular and proper supply of materials uninterrupted by transportation breakdowns , and
  3. Savings
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