2. Changes in inventories of finished goods and work in process
|in € thousand||2014/15||2013/14|
|Work in process||(60,897)||(69,756)|
|Prior-year figures have been adjusted (see Changes in accounting and measurement methods due to new standards and interpretations).|
The increases in inventories in the current year are mainly due to higher inventory volumes. In contrast, the inventory reduction in the previous year mainly resulted from lower inventory volumes.