is also affected when employees are overworked and therefore, they are likely to output sub- standard results which in turn negatively impact the reputation of the company. After critical consideration of the case study of ABC company that has been provided, it is clear that this company is experiencing these challenges because of their inadequate comprehension of international logistics. The company seems to have overlooked or have failed to understand that there are basic global operations differ from domestic operations in terms of logistics operations and this may include the following: In terms of distance - The Global supply chain is always greater as compared to the domestic supply chain In terms of Language - As far as the domestic supply chain is concerned, a single language is usually spoken domestically, however, the international supply chain is facilitated by multiple languages. In terms of the Meaning - as afar as international trade is concerned, similar wordings are likely to have varying meanings in different countries. In terms of the Cultural - it is essential to understand that there is a variation of the Culture as well as work ethics across nations.
Operations Management 4 In terms of the Government Regulations - Different countries have different rules as well as different regulations, this therefore means that business is affected differently in different countries. In terms of Currency - It is also important to note that there is always a fluctuation in the exchange rate as afar as the global chain is concerned. In terms of Political Situation -Political instability in different parts of the globe, significantly impact the global supply chain. In terms of Infrastructure - there is a great variation in the infrastructure facilities across different nations, the infrastructural facilities are a key catalyst for business growth. In terms of the Environment - There is a great variation in the Environmental regulations as well as environmental compliances as afar as the international supply chain is considered. In terms of Labeling : Labeling laws vary in different countries across the globe. In terms of the Customs - it is also essential to understand that each country does have its regulations which help to control the export as well as the importing of goods as well as services, this is quite dynamic and keeps on changing (Kasemsap, 2017). In terms of the Transport Regulations : different countries have different transportation rules and regulations and this, therefore, is likely to impact the international transaction or supply chain.
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