III.6 Packaging costs
Maize meal may be bagged in 50 kg jute sacks or smaller sacks
(e.g. 5 kg or more) depending on the local marketing conditions. The meal may
also be marketed in 1 kg paper bags bearing the appropriate information (e.g.
brand name, net weight, name of the mill). The jute sacks or paper bags will
generally be ordered from local manufacturers. The yearly packaging costs are
equal to the value of the yearly order of sacks and/or paper bags required for
the packaging of the total yearly output of the