Note 10 – Inventories
|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|
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).