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2009 13th International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design
A simulation design of transshipment cooperation based on distributed inventory systems
Santiago, Chile
April 22-April 24
ISBN: 978-1-4244-3534-0
Wei Wu, School of Logistics Engineering, Wuhan University of Technology, China
Wenfeng Li, School of Logistics Engineering, Wuhan University of Technology, China
This paper mainly studies cooperative design of transshipment in distributed inventory systems under decentralized control. Simulation models based on agents is established to simulate the transshipment cooperation policies of the systems. The efficiency of two different policies is compared by simulation and optimization experiments. According to the result of the experiments, the policy of preventive transshipment is found to be more effectual than the other one. But the effectuality of this policy depends on the accurateness of demand forecast.
Citation:
Wei Wu, Wenfeng Li, "A simulation design of transshipment cooperation based on distributed inventory systems," cscwd, pp.624-629, 2009 13th International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design, 2009
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