Integration of supply chains: definitions, characteristics, levels of integration, partnership. Logistics processes in global supply chain: international environment of logistics processes, infrastructure of logistics processes, activities in international supply chains, materials logistics in global market, distribution logistics in global market. Strategic activities in supply chain: TBM, Benchmarking, Lean, Agile, Postponement strategy, SCOR. Integration of suppliers: goals, 3C theory, co-markership, VMI, supplier development positioning matrix. Logistic customer service: definitions, elements, DCP, ABC, remunerativeness matrix. Strategies in supply chain: QR, ECR, DRP system. Culture condition in global logistics. Logistics services. Transportation in international goods exchange.
Imparting the practical knowledge about logistics organization of supply chain and acquiring practice of diagnosis and improvement of logistic activities in supply chain. There are solving problems – case study.
Students can identify supply chain of particular enterprise. They can point and implement present, modern conceptions of international supply chains’ management. They can point development directions on TSL market.