Supply Chain Risk Management

Supply chain disruptions can arise from many sources—and more often than not without warning


—Jack Anderson

Chapter Objectives

To understand:

  • Supply chain vulnerability
  • Types of supply chain risks
  • Risk mitigation strategies
  • Approach to risk mitigation
  • Success factors in risk management
  • Risk management models


Supply Chain Risks Sources


Supply Chain Risks Sources


Supply chain risk refers to an uncertainty or unpredictable event affecting one or more of the parties within the supply chain or its business setting, which can (negatively) influence the achievement of business objectives. Supply chain risk management is a structured ...

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