BSI reports top supply chain themes for 2019

May 16, 2019 EcoVadis ‏‏‎

BSI has identified five major themes that are most likely to impact the supply chain in 2019. The analysis of how these five themes will affect supply chains this year forms the business improvement company's annual analysis of global supply chain risks. The five themes are: 

  • Revision of the Minimum Security Criteria under the US Border Protection's Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (CTPAT)
  • Supply chain growth in Africa increasing exposure to varying risks
  • Ongoing mass migration posing both security and corporate social responsibility risks
  • Dramatic shifts in politics including those in Brazil, the US-China trade dispute, and uncertainty over Britain'sdeparture from the European Union
  • The continued threat to supply chains posed by cybersecurity issues


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