Production planning: An Introduction

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Production planning is the preparation of production and manufacturing of products in the industry. This makes it an uncommon skill of engineering, i.e. every engineer should know about this.

In this course, you will get knowledge of: How to do Production planning, forecasting, production control.

Many organizations and industries recommenced these courses for the position of production management, quality management, production engineer.

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