Analytical Tools in Sourcing - Pricing analyses

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1 Analytical Tools in Sourcing Pricing Analyses
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2 ISM Manufacturing Report on Business (Feb 09) Mfg sector fails to grow for the 13 th consecutive month None of the 18 manufacturing industries reported growth Examples: Furniture, Electric equipment, Paper, Food and Beverage; Apparel Production: Continues to decline Employment: Highest job losses in decades Price of materials: Declining but so is customer demand
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3 Some quotes from respondents Customers across the board are being very cautious about ordering any stock." (Transportation Equipment ) "Business is very slow, some of which is due to seasonality, and some is due to the state of the economy." (Chemical Products)
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4 Some quotes from respondents Asia previously was over 50 percent of our business and is now close to zero." (Machinery) "Still seeing frequent attempts at increases while everything is reacting to an economy that is retracting." (Food, Beverage & Tobacco Products)
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5 MANUFACTURING AT A GLANCE
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This note was uploaded on 07/02/2011 for the course MGSC 487 taught by Professor Jayaram during the Spring '10 term at South Carolina.

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