Selected production and financial data
Product Thickness Coated/Uncoated Slit Average Rolls per Batch Materials Cost per Roll Selling Price per Roll
A .013 Coated Yes 50 $4,800 $12,600
B .014 Uncoated No 2 $5,200 $13,500
C .015 Coated Yes 35 $5,600 $14,200
D .020 Coated No 175 $7,400 $19,500
Total Depreciation is $800,000 = Product Change **$8,000 + Slitting $70,000 + Net *$722,000
Total Labor is $300,000 = Product Change ** $3,000 + Slitting $25,000 + Net *$272,000
Total Energy is $500,000 = Product Change **$5,000 + Slitting $80,000 + Net * $415,000
Total Other is $198,470 = Product Change **$1,000 + Slitting $20,000 + Net * $177,470
Total Waste is $ 30,000 = Product Change **$30,000 + Slitting 0+
Net is equal to total amount minus product change cost and minus slitting cost. This amount represents the general
overhead, ie. Overhead that is not specific to a particular product.
**Product change is required of all four products and the cost is to be divided equally among the four products.
Total product cost is equal to materials, overhead, product cost and where incurred slitting costs.
4. Using the new overhead rate from requirement 3, prepare a schedule calculating the revised cost per roll of
5. Assuming that the selling price for each product is relatively inelastic, write a short memo to Eastvaco’s CEO
with your conclusions and suggestions.