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to the monthly sales data for the previous seven years, which could offer insights into the fuel station's general business growth and future potential (see Exhibit 6 in spreadsheet). He was also advised to refer to the figures for the daily demand for the previous year (see ? In India, customers are not authorized to operate the fuel dispensing machine while purchasing fuel from a fuel station. Employees are assigned for this job. When an order is received, these employees are engaged in fuel transfer to tanks; thus, sales stop during this process.
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Exhibit 7 in spreadsheet). With all this information, Rohit's task was to develop an inventory rationalization model that the fuel station could adopt to manage its inventory planning for the future. EXHIBIT 1: DETAILS OF FUEL STORAGE TANKS AT THE FUEL STATION Tank No. Tank 1 Tank 2 Tank 3 Fuel Type Diesel Petrol High-Speed Petrol Capacity 20,000 litres 15,000 litres 10.000 litres EXHIBIT 2: STORAGE TANKS FOR STORING THE THREE FUEL OILS Inlet manifold for receiving fuel oils EXHIBIT 3: TANKER TRUCK USED FOR RECEIVING FUEL FROM BPCL Four Separate tanks for loading fuel oils. EXHIBIT 4: PRICE AND MARGIN FIGURES FOR THE PRODUCTS Fuel Type Unit Price (in) Contribution Margin (in) Diesel 1.50 Petrol 2.33 High-Speed Petrol 2.50 Note: * = INR = Indian rupee: US$1 = 264 on June 1, 2016.
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  • Fall '19
  • Rohit, Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited, Rohit Automobiles, vehicle fuel station, Indra Ghosh

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