SUPPLY CHAIN DIRECTIONS FOR A NEW NORTH AMERICA
The purpose of this book is to present the facts about the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), explain its logistical implications, and highlight the opportunities it makes available to North American companies. The principle message is that since every company is influenced in some way by NAFTA, then every company should invest time and effort to understand its impact. The book is divided into 13 chapters and 6 appendices. The chapters include the following: 1. Global Forces and Regional Realities; 2. Overview of NAFTA's Logistics Related Provisions; 3. Infrastructure Issues; 4. Logistics Services; 5. Rules and Certificates of Origin; 6. Product Labeling Requirements; 7. Customs Initiatives; 8. Business Culture; 9. A Look at Mexican Supply Chains; 10. Case Studies: Innovations in North American Logistics; 11. The Views of Logistics Professionals; 12. The Logistics Strategy Drivers; 13. Developing a North American Supply Chain Strategy.
- Prepared for the Council of Logistics Management by Andersen Consulting and University of North Florida.
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- Waller, D G
- D'Avanzo, R L
- Lambert, D M
- Publication Date: 1995
- Features: Appendices; Figures; Photos; References;
- Pagination: 264 p.
- TRT Terms: Culture (Social sciences); Customs administration; Infrastructure; International borders; International trade; Labeling; Logistics; Physical distribution; Strategic planning; Supply chain management
- Identifier Terms: North American Free Trade Agreement
- Uncontrolled Terms: Certificates of origin
- Geographic Terms: Canada; Mexico; North America; United States
- Old TRIS Terms: Rules of origin
- Subject Areas: Freight Transportation; Highways; Planning and Forecasting; Security and Emergencies; Society; I72: Traffic and Transport Planning;
- Accession Number: 00723606
- Record Type: Publication
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Jul 30 1996 12:00AM