Skills requirements for logistics managers in China

Rahman, S and Yang, L 2009, 'Skills requirements for logistics managers in China', IIMB Management Review, vol. 21, no. 2, pp. 140-148.

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Title Skills requirements for logistics managers in China
Author(s) Rahman, S
Yang, L
Year 2009
Journal name IIMB Management Review
Volume number 21
Issue number 2
Start page 140
End page 148
Total pages 9
Publisher Indian Institute of Management Bangalore
Abstract The aim of this research is to identify the skills required by logistics and supply chain managers in China, their relative importance, and the key knowledge areas that require improvement. Using a survey questionnaire, data was collected against forty five logistics management skills, which were then grouped and analysed. The analysis revealed that inventory management, supply chain awareness, cross-functional awareness, customer service, and supply chain cost are considered the top five skills for effective and efficient functioning.
Subject Logistics and Supply Chain Management
ISSN 0979-3896
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