Production structure optimization

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Structure of production optimization - involves making production decisions based on the developed activity programs. Any decision on the assortment structure and volume of production is reflected in the costs incurred and achieved revenues and, consequently realized profits.


Manufacturing companies tend to produce such range of products that the profit made from their sale is a maximum.

Specifying the assortment structure and volume of manufacturing companies must take into account various considerations of business activity:

  • Internal (dependent on activities of management) - includes: means of production, resources, machinery and equipment, raw materials, personnel, etc.
  • External (independent) - mainly market demand on manufactured goods.


In terms of optimization of product structure, the most frequently used methods are: