021. Managing Transportation in Global Supply Chains & Reducing Landed Costs
Instructor: Tom Cook (New to UID)
Level of Complexity: Foundational
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
The pandemic has created great disruption in global supply chains in the form of delays, cost, shortages, and capacity. Thomas Cook will offer guidance and strategy on mitigating options for the issues. The course spans a range of steps that can be taken to reduce landed costs and make for more competitive opportunities in supply chain management, including a deeper dive on specific strategies such as the implementation of Foreign Trade Zones.
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