The Key to Managing Supply-Chain Risk in Manufacturing

| April 7, 2020

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The global pandemic has added an extra layer of complexity and disruption to the manufacturing supply chain. In response, manufacturers and shipping companies worldwide are shifting gears, re-evaluating their strategies and risk profiles, and scrambling to keep up production. Despite these efforts, the outbreak has already had a significant impact on production, and it's likely it will negatively impact the global economy throughout 2020, with even manufacturers that have no direct connection to China feeling the ripple effects.

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Dimerco Express Group

Established in 1971, Dimerco has been a proactive player in the evolving world of international transportation and logistics. Our mission is “ to be the most competitive global transportation & logistics service provider, integrator and consultant.” Dimerco aims to meet customers’ diverse needs by providing our clients efficient and effective total solutions in a flexible, professional and cost-conscious manner. More than 40 years, we have progressively expanded our service network on a global scale. We position ourselves as "DIMERCO - Your China & ASEAN Logistics Specialist" and are continually expanding marketing and service outlets in the market. The Dimerco Express Group’s intimate understanding of the ever-changing China & ASEAN logistic market enables us to respond expeditiously to our clients requests for effective supply chain management solutions. At the same time, we have upgraded our e-commerce platform, the Dimerco Value Plus System, to meet the needs of our global customer

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Established in 1971, Dimerco has been a proactive player in the evolving world of international transportation and logistics. Our mission is “ to be the most competitive global transportation & logistics service provider, integrator and consultant.” Dimerco aims to meet customers’ diverse needs by providing our clients efficient and effective total solutions in a flexible, professional and cost-conscious manner. More than 40 years, we have progressively expanded our service network on a global scale. We position ourselves as "DIMERCO - Your China & ASEAN Logistics Specialist" and are continually expanding marketing and service outlets in the market. The Dimerco Express Group’s intimate understanding of the ever-changing China & ASEAN logistic market enables us to respond expeditiously to our clients requests for effective supply chain management solutions. At the same time, we have upgraded our e-commerce platform, the Dimerco Value Plus System, to meet the needs of our global customer

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