Part A: Net Present Value calculation
Working capital will be regarded as the initial investment outlay which is £ 1 million. Discount rate used in calculating the net present value of the project is 7%. The internal rate of return will be hypothetically obtained with the aim of obtaining the break-even situation of the project.
All costs and expenses are treated as cash outflows which will reduce the cash inflow in the project i.e. the project’s sales revenue. The cash outflows from the entire project will be deducted from the project’s inflows so as to determine the returns ...