DryIce, Inc., is a manufacturer of air conditioners. The company anticipates nationwide demand for t

DryIce, Inc., is a manufacturer of air conditioners. The company anticipates nationwide demand for the next year to be 180,000 units in the South, 120,000 units in the Midwest, 110,000 units in the East, and 100,000 units in the West. Managers at DryIce are designing the manufacturing network and have selected four potential sites — New York, Atlanta, Chicago and San Diego. Plants could have a capacity of 200,000 units. The annual fixed costs at the four locations are shown in the following table, along with the cost of producing and shipping an air conditioner to each of the four markets. Where should Dryice build its factories and what will be the quantities to be produced at each location and shipped to each market? please answer in second chart

unit shippment east south midwest west annual fixed costs capacity
new york 211 232 240 300 6,000,000 200,000
atlanta 232 212 230 280 5,500,000 200,000
chicago 238 230 215 270 6,600,000 200,000
san diego 299 280 270 225 6,100,000 200,000
total demand 110,000 180,000 120,000 100,000
east south midwest west plant (200k) total shippment available capacity
new york
atlanta
chicago
san diego
total demand
total cost

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