cycle stock

cycle stock

[′sī·kəl ‚stäk]
(chemical engineering)
The unfinished product taken from a stage of a refinery process and recharged to the process at an earlier stage in the operation.
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This article first quantifies that Daily Maersk substantially reduces a shipper's supply chain inventories, including cycle stock, pipeline stock, and safety stock.
There are three types of inventories in a supply chain: pipeline stock, cycle stock and safety stock (Blauwens et al.
It includes 40 pages of reference appendices, including cycle stock and safety stock calculations, total productive maintenance guidelines, the SMED changeover improvement process, bottleneck management, and group technology and cellular flow.
Safety stock is a term used by inventory specialists to describe a level of extra stock that is maintained below the cycle stock to buffer against stock outs.
The expected value is $209,000 under a 100 percent government bond allocation, $818,000 under a 100 percent stock allocation, $451,000 under a life cycle stock and bond allocation, and $421,000 with a "fixed proportions" allocation.
TABLE 2 CERTAINTY EQUIVALENT WEALTH FOR LIFE CYCLE AND OTHER ALLOCATION RULES (in 1,000's of year 2000 dollars) Allocation Rule HS or Less College or More Risk Neutral 100% Government Bonds 163 209 100% Stocks 678 818 Life Cycle Stocks & Bonds 367 451 Fixed Proportions 340 421 "Moderate" Risk Aversion 100% Government Bonds 154 201 100% Stocks 442 584 Life Cycle Stocks & Bonds 315 403 Fixed Proportions 298 381 Source: Poterba, Rauh, Venti and Wise (2005).
The software minimizes the total cost of production by improving resource utilization, increasing throughput, lowering setup and changeover costs, and right sizing manufacturing batch sizes, cycle stock and inventory.
Safety stock "is a term used to describe a level of stock that is maintained below the cycle stock to buffer against stock outs.
Sappi, which makes coated fine and specialty papers, has integrated SmartForecasts with the company's SAP ERP system to help optimize inventory controls, including the accurate estimation of safety stock, cycle stock, and inventory reorder points, and also to increase its ability to react to changes in product demand.
Procedures for systematically examining the inventory components of safety stock and cycle stock.
The transfer of Air Cycle to INSEQ was completed last week immediately after GreenShift's acquisition of Air Cycle stock.
Mr Jones pointed out that yesterday's strong gain by the London FTSE-100 Index of leading shares was led by cycle stocks such as miners, and many shares look in the short tern to be fully valued.