Which of the following data is NOT directly used as input of material requirements planning? MPS results Bills of material Inventory data Sales and Operations planning results

Which of the following data is NOT directly used as input of material requirements planning?

MPS results
Bills of material
Inventory data
Sales and Operations planning results

 

Solution

The correct answer is Sales and Operations planning results.

Material requirement planning refers to the method to compute the needs for materials and is used for multilevel planning. The three main sources from where the information input comes into MRP system are: –

A bill of material
A master schedule
An inventory records file.