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logistics

the functions involved in moving raw materials and components into the firm, the movement of work-in-progress and stocks within the firm and the movement of finished products out of the firm. See MATERIALS MANAGEMENT, MATERIALS REQUIREMENT PLANNING, STOCK CONTROL, DISTRIBUTION, MARKETING LOGISTICS.
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Therefore, the company aims to establish a fund to provide logistical services through an integrated system that includes transportation and storage space.
* The acquisition logistical decision-making factor or the logistical decision-maker is a logistical manager (the chief of logistics; a subordinated chief of department or office) or a legally established board (such as the board appointed to conduct an acquisition procedure) which, in virtue of its derived objectives, tasks, competencies and responsibilities, makes the decision in the respective situation.
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An agreement on the provision of the assistance was reached in early November during the meeting between leadership of the Interior Ministry and Chinese Ambassador Qi Dayu, who reported on provision of material and logistical support in the amount of 3 million yuan ($489.8 thousand).
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