Note 10 – Inventories

Group Parent Company
SEK m 2017 2016 2017 2016
Raw materials and consumables 165 146
Work in progress 8 6 0
Finished goods and goods for resale 435 384 88 89
Advances to suppliers 18 11 10 7
Total  627 548  98 96

The change in inventories is reported under the item “Cost of goods sold” and, for the Group, amounts to SEK 3,361 m (2016: SEK 3,086 m). The corresponding item for the Parent Company amounts to SEK 772 m (2016: SEK 751 m).

The Group’s impairment write-down of inventory to the net realizable value amounts to SEK 5 m (2016: SEK 7 m). The Parent Company’s recognized impairment write-down of inventory amounts to SEK 2 m (2016: SEK 3 m). Impairment losses have been reversed in 2017 in the amount of SEK 0 m (2016: SEK 0 m).