Global Supply Chain Applications in Business
This course introduces applications and issues in supply chain management of international trade operations in sourcing, production, logistics, services, and customer service. These complex practices and procedures to support international trade management will be explored including import-export, risk management, regulations, transportation, foreign currency, information, and off shoring using current content, cases and real-world examples. Key analytical methods such as total landed costing and strategic profit modeling will be taught as tools for decision making. Each student will work on a personal term project involving the plan and design of the international supply chain to support a business, product or service offering of the student’s interest. Prerequisite(s): OP 321.