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Will onshoring really solve supply chain nightmares?

The widespread reversal of offshoring as a result of Covid-related disruptions to global supply chains is testing the skills of many procurement professionals to their limits and beyond. Yet, if they can manage the onshoring process successfully, they have a golden opportunity to make their chains more sustainable and resilient. In the decades leading up…

Ukraine & supply chain - FleetPoint

Ukraine & supply chain – FleetPoint

US pledges to ramp-up liquefied natural gas imports to EU; Poland cuts energy imports from Russia; sunflower oil shortage fuels palm oil ESG concerns Ukraine invasion & supply chain: Liquefied natural gas The US has offered a major expansion of natural gas shipments to European Union (EU) countries. In talks with European Commission (EC) President…

2021 Supply Chain Risk Trends Analysis

CargoNet® reports recording 1,285 supply chain risk events across the United States and Canada, a 15 percent decrease in activity year-over-year. Fifty-five percent of events involved theft of at least one heavy commercial motor vehicle, like a semi-tractor, semi-trailer, or intermodal chassis or container. Fifty-four percent of events involved theft of…