Illinois International Business Calendar
Oct. 9 SOURCING OUTSIDE OF CHINA: A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO EVALUATING ALTERNATIVES
Webinar sponsored by Trade Facilitators. Topics include: Global Sourcing defined; Macro considerations: Geography, political system, economic indicators & demographics; Analysis of country-specific manufacturing and logistics infrastructure; The impact of sourcing changes on lead times & landed cost; How to benefit from Free Trade Agreements & Preferential Duty Programs; Micro considerations: Factors in evaluating potential vendors; Ethical sourcing and Corporate Social Responsibility. 12:30 p.m. CDT. No fee; advance registration required.
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