BMGT-12 - requirements – Language and currency issues –...

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Forces Driving Globalization Market Expansion Resource acquisition Technological changes Social changes Competitive forces GLOBALIZATION
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Global Development Low Commitment Low Complexity High Commitment High Complexity Export/import International operations with a local presence Globalization
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Managing the Global Supply Chain Performance cycle structure Longer and more variable lead times Transportation Differing levels of regulation/government involvement/ ownership Operational considerations Infrastructure development levels Differing technical standards and government
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Unformatted text preview: requirements – Language and currency issues – Documentation requirements – Financial arrangements • Information systems integration • Supply chain security Low-cost-country Sourcing • Pros – Lower costs of production – Increased number of suppliers – Opportunities to identify improved processes and technologies • Cons – Identification of qualified suppliers – Intellectual property – Complexity of importing and exporting – Communications and transportation – Security – Inventory costs...
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This note was uploaded on 02/22/2011 for the course BMGT 372 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Maryland.

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