Definition of production process.
It is the process followed in a plant for converting semi-finished products or raw materials into finished products or raw materials into finished products. The art of converting raw material into finished goods with application of different types of tools, equipments, machine tools, manufacturing set ups and manufacturing processes, is known as production.
Generally there are three basic types of production system that are given as under.
1. Job production
2. Batch production
3. Mass production