Aggregate planning, which might also be calledMacro Production Planning,address the problem of deciding :
how many employees the firm should retain,
and for a manufacturing firm,
The quantity and the mix of products to beproduced.
Macro production planning is not limited tomanufacturing firms.
Macro production planning strategies are a fundamental
part of the firms‟s overall business strategy.
Bina Nusantara University
Source : Production and Operations Analysis 4
Steven NahmiasMcGraw Hill International Edition