VI. Inventories

VI. Inventories

The new consolidated entities contributed €78,032k. At constant exchange rates, there would have been an increase of €78,285k.
Inventories are shown net of the provision for obsolescence of €4,991k (€2,289k at 31 December 2007), determined on the basis of slow-moving goods. The accrual for the year was €3,783k and utilisations came to €1,184k.