Note 10 – Inventories
|Group||Parent Company |
|Raw materials and consumables||146||133||–||–|
|Work in progress||6||7||0||0|
|Finished goods and goods for resale||384||354||89||78|
|Advance payments to suppliers||11||6||7||4|
The change in inventories is reported under the item “Costs of goods sold” and, for the Group, amounts to SEK 3,086 m (2015: SEK 2,659 m). The corresponding item for the Parent Company amounts to SEK 751 m (2015: SEK 793 m).
The Group’s impairment write-down of inventory to the net realizable value amounts to SEK 7 m (2015: SEK 8 m). The Parent Company’s reported impairment write-down of inventory amounts to SEK 3 m (2015: SEK 4 m). Reversal of impairment loss has taken place during 2016 in the amount of SEK 0 m (2015: SEK 10 m).