The U.S. West Coast Port Crisis and Increased Supply Chain Risk
Supply Chain Matters
FEBRUARY 16, 2015
Last week, we were reading a recent report produced by the Chartered Institute for Procurement and Supply (CIPS) in the U.K. According to this report: “The world opened up for procurement managers in Q4 2014 with an abundance of cheap oil and gas making suppliers in far flung corners of the world instantly more competitive. indicating that its risk index reversed in Q4-2014 and reached a nine month high.