WHEN GLOBAL SOURCING ISN’T WORLD CLASS - OVERCOMING SOURCING CHALLENGES IN EMERGING MARKETSAuthor: Susan E. Mucha
Company: Powell-Mucha Consulting, Inc.
Date Published: 9/26/2004 Conference: SMTA International
Smaller OEMs and mid-tier EMS providers may find these issues challenging in entering new markets, particularly in periods of growing demand. This paper looks at some of the key challenges encountered in sourcing when entering emerging markets and suggests strategies to better qualify acceptable sources and minimize errors in the quoting process.
Key words: outsourcing, procurement, emerging markets, supply chain management
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