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M412 Physical Distribution and Logistics Management Prof. Mark Frohlich mfrohlic@iupui.edu Office BS 4042
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Today’s Class Global Dimensions of Supply Chains (Chapter 3) Supply Chain Relationships (Chapter 4) A little more on jobs…
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Export shipments moving by ocean transportation require more stringent packaging than domestic shipments normally do The shipper may find settling liability claims for damage to export goods very difficult. Usually, the freight handling involves many firms, and these firms are located in different countries Packaging
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Given the importance of global trade to the United States, a delicate balance exists between security and the efficient flow of global commerce More cargo inspections, much more paperwork, and a longer time to clear U.S. borders are now a reality Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) is a cooperative effort to secure the global supply chain and to facilitate legitimate cargo and conveyance Supply Chain Security: A Balancing Act
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The scope and magnitude of trade flows between the
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This note was uploaded on 11/15/2011 for the course BUS 412 taught by Professor Frohlic during the Spring '11 term at IUPUI.

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