Coronavirus COVID 19 Guidance for Supply Chain Managers March 2020

CIPS 11 March 2020

Coronavirus (Covid-19) is having a significant effect around the world both on a micro level and a macro level. Travel and logistics may be disrupted and the flow of materials impacted as a result. 

CIPS has published some guidance for procurement and supply chain managers as disruption from Coronavirus COVID-19 hits global supply chains.

Available free to all, the papers give some practical tips for supply chain managers who will have to act very quickly now to build stocks where they can of essential components. Or seek alternative sources of supply to minimise further impacts on their operations.

The guidance features practical advice such as prioritising high risk supply sources or analysing supply chains beyond tier one and keeping communication lines open with key suppliers.

Avaiable on the CIPS website

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