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Volume 8, Issue 1, February 2020, Page: 22-28
Coordination and Profit Optimization by Producer-Distributor System of Agricultural Products in Bangladesh
Mohammad Khairul Islam, Department of Mathematics, Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Mohammad Mahmud Alam, Department of Mathematics, Dhaka University of Engineering and Technology, Gazipur, Bangladesh
Gazi Mohammad Omar Faruque, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of South Asia, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Received: Oct. 28, 2019;       Accepted: Nov. 15, 2019;       Published: Feb. 4, 2020
Abstract
This study, presents three different mathematical models: Producer, Distributor and Coordination modelwhich negotiate with a Producer-Distributor system for producing and distributing ofagricultural products in Bangladesh. In this paper, we investigated supply chain network (SCN) are two distinct freelance supply organizations. SCN management has the difficulties for the disconnected and freelance economic people. Further, fast technological changes and high fight build SCN a lot of complicated. The problem of locating distribution centers (DCs) is one among the foremost necessary problems in design of SCN. Current study, SCN was modeled using a formulation in mixed integer linear programming (MILP) problem, in which the facilities are coordinated by mutually sharing information with each other between producer and wholesaler. We think, this research presents a real life coordination optimization problem. The formulated MILP model is solved by using a mathematical programming language (AMPL) and results obtained by appropriate solver MINOS.
Keywords
Agricultural Products, Mixed Integer Linear Programming, Coordination, Optimization, Bangladesh
Mohammad Khairul Islam, Mohammad Mahmud Alam, Mohammed Forhad Uddin, Gazi Mohammad Omar Faruque, Coordination and Profit Optimization by Producer-Distributor System of Agricultural Products in Bangladesh, American Journal of Applied Mathematics. Vol. 8, No. 1, 2020, pp. 22-28. doi: 10.11648/j.ajam.20200801.14
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