Lowest Even Cost Method (OR) An Alter Method to Least Cost Method for the Transportation Problem

  • M. Kavitha
  • N. Srinivasan
Keywords: Transportation Problem, Transportation Cost, Initial Basic Feasible Solution, Optimal Solution


In transportation problem the main objective is to obtain an Initial Basic Feasible Solution for the transportation problem. The aim of the transportation problem is to minimize the cost. In this paper, a new procedure (i.e.) Lowest Even Cost Method(LECM) which is proposed to find an initial basic feasible solution for the transportation problem. This method is ex with numerical examples.


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M. Kavitha, & N. Srinivasan. (2018). Lowest Even Cost Method (OR) An Alter Method to Least Cost Method for the Transportation Problem. International Journal of Engineering and Management Research, 8(3), 109-111. Retrieved from https://www.ijemr.net/ojs/index.php/ojs/article/view/308