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20 Inventories

In CHF million   31.12.2015   31.12.2014
Raw material and supplies   5   6
Customer premises equipment and merchandise   170   141
Advance payments made   3   5
Finished and semi-finished goods     5
Total inventories, gross   178   157
Allowances on inventories   (4)   (8)
Total inventories, net   174   149

In 2015, inventory-related costs amounting to CHF 1,143 million (prior year: CHF 1,145 million) were recorded under the cost of goods and services purchased.