Summary of Global Supply Chain Ecosystems

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Asia expert Mark Millar draws from his hands-on logistics experience as he explains the fundamentals of globally-connected “supply chain ecosystems.” He details visibility-enhancing technology, risk-mitigating measures and innovative concepts, and he describes the global trade potential of sub-Saharan Africa. Millar cites up-to-date research to support his astute observations on trending topics in the transportation industry. getAbstract recommends his guide to investors, transport professionals, logistics experts and leaders in supply chain management.

In this summary, you will learn

  • How to conceptualize your global supply chains as “ecosystems”;
  • How to leverage logistics in Asia and Africa; and
  • How visibility, good management and invention can improve your supply chain operations.
 

About the Author

Mark Millar is managing partner of M Power Associates, a consultancy on supply chains and logistics in Asia. He is a frequent speaker, moderator and conference chair at industry events.

 

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“Global Supply Chain Ecosystems”
In the 21st century, the steps in your supply lines form supply chain ecosystems – an intricate interweaving of information and product flows connecting “organizations, industries and economies.” A developed supply chain ecosystem provides a tactical, ...

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