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Supply Chain Asia - July 5, 2018
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> TOP STORIES
China's antitrust regulators recently approved COSCO Shipping's purchase of OOIL, the parent company of OOCL.
China's debt-saddled HNA Group has cancelled its $280 million purchase of an Australian logistics business, with the seller citing cashflow problems.
EVEN in the dog-eat-dog world of the logistics industry, pooches will sometimes have to stick together.
The government has officially granted permission to a total of seven new registered express delivery providers to carry out operations in Myanmar.
Local forwarders must diversify in Vietnam — theloadstar.co.uk A surging Vietnamese economy has created space for local forwarders to expand across South-east Asia, but it is also attracting international 3PLs, creating fierce competition.
For Datuk Seri Mohniandi Harikrishnasamy, better known as M. Andy within his professional circle, it came at a time when he was looking absent-mindedly at a building while catching a break on his bike.
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> UPCOMING EVENTS
Find out how to cut costs and achieve organizational excellence from strategic sourcing to spend management initiatives, with proven strategies in China.
Top executives from leading companies will discuss the latest cross-border e-commerce trends and its impact on logistics, warehousing and transportation.
Hear how leading companies in Indonesia are working on harnessing data and using technologies to support value-creation in procurement.
Supply Chain Planning & Forecasting Forum, July 18 (Jakarta) This exclusive forum will help companies to achieve a transition from simple forecast to S&OP by looking closely at blockers of change, incorporation of financial analysis and cross-functional alignment.
> STAT OF THE WEEK
> LATEST POSITIONS
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> RESEARCH & SURVEYS
With the support from Toll, we conducted and released the findings of the State of Logistics Thailand Survey. This survey explores key practices and operational benchmarks in key areas of logistics, warehousing and transportation in Thailand.
LAST BUT NOT LEAST
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