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Adempiere provides detailed inventory management features under Material Management. Adempiere provides the centralized inventory management solution with inbuilt features for reporting, forecast based on history and experience. Adempiere inventory management system tracks material entry, category, demand, costing of material etc. The different material parameters can be tracked like BOM, comments/help, note/issue, active/inactive status. The material suppliers will be tracked with proper relation ship between material and supplier.