Start with unit 2


– Mode of transport

– Role of material handling

Objective – Material Handling add cost and value. Justify


Unit 3

Cost of Inventory – Carrying cost


Cycle stock

Safety stock



Sums – Inventory, Demand forecast, weighted averages – 3 marks

– Inventory control  (Methods)

Method of MRP, MRP2, JIT

Outbound – VMI, Pool based


Need of IS



Unit 4

Logistical costing

Network analysis

Logistical performance measure

Modern Infrastructure

ICD, CFS, Cold chain


Unit 1


– Customer service

– Demand forecast

– Operational objective



Case study expected from last year question paper.


Time allotment:

3 marks – 5.5 minutes – 4 to 7 lines

5 marks – 10 minutes – 1.5 pages

10 marks – 18 minutes – 2.5 to 3 pages



*These questions were given by a Somaiya college student who attended a University exam-related seminar.

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