- Duration in hours: 1 x 4h
- Module level: Foundation
Overview: It is interesting to compare the Supply Chains of a Manufacturing industry and of an Upstream entity in order to determine the similarities and differences. Through examples and exercises, the Trainees define themselves the role of the Supply Chain in both industries and their objectives.
The module introduces also the role of Transit function inside the Supply Chain: How it optimizes and secures the international shipments?
Audience: Any personnel involved in the Expediting and shipping of Goods: Procurement, Logistics, Transit Agent.
Deliverables: Upon completion of this module the Trainees will have a throughout understanding of the Supply Chain and of the main functions of the chain in order to improve its efficiency.
They will have keys and guidelines in the selection of transportation mode.
The Supply Chain in the Manufacturing Industry: Definition and example.
The Supply Chain in the Upstream Industry: Definition, comparison, example. Differences and Similarities between both Supply Chains.
- Role of Transit in the Supply Chain: The missions of the Transit Department in an Upstream Entity - The selection of mode of transportation.