Recognising risk in the supply chain

Chang, Joseph; O'Driscoll, Cath
May 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;5/8/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 18, p26
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the importance of considering the risk in the supply chain in light of the globalisation of the chemical industry. Stuart Roberts of Citigroup Corporate and Investment Banking emphasizes the benefits of globalisation to the industry. Globalisation has affected the physical movement of goods. Some U.S.-based companies have failed to consider the risk associated with the global nature of operations. INSET: HOW DO COMPANIES ENSURE FINANCIAL SUPPLY SECURITY?.


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