Supply chain management, a logistical process, does exist in the United States, but it is in the very formative stages in Mexico. The author discusses supply chain management in Mexico. He covers the resource requirements needed and the three paths that a participant in the logistics channel of the supply chain management channel might take. These include private logistics services, public services, and contract services. He discusses how to move material from the raw material stage to the finished product state. In addition, he addresses how one would assess their needs and requirements, deciding on whether they would provide these logistics services themselves, or consider outsourcing to a contract third party provider. He also focuses on the impediments that exist in implementing a supply chain management program in Mexico.


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  • Accession Number: 00727110
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Volume 8
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 23 1996 12:00AM