CIR Special Report - Supply chain risk: The big picture

Data reveals the big picture

Access to the latest, accurate data is central to success in mitigating supply chain risk. Obtaining country-level intelligence is one of the recommendations put forward by the business standards company, the British Standards Institute.

BSI's own research shows that over 75% of manufacturing firms cite supply chain complexity as the fastest growing risk to continuity.

This article offers an overview of BSI advice on mitigating supply chain risk, including how to avoid one common pitfall. There's also an introduction to the FM Global Resilience Index, which measures risk in 130 countries.